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2016-2017 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AAE 25100 - Introduction To Aerospace Design


Credit Hours: 3.00. The role of design in aerospace engineering. Introduction to aerodynamics, performance, propulsion, structures, stability and control, and weights. Layout and general arrangement of aerospace vehicles. Design concept generation and selection. Computational methods for design. Trade studies and graphical optimization. Conceptual design exercise involving aircraft, spacecraft, or both. Technical presentations and communication for aerospace engineering. Typically offered Fall Spring.