May 24, 2018  
2017-2018 University Catalog 
    
2017-2018 University Catalog

AAE 51800 - Low-Gravity Fluid Dynamics


Credit Hours: 3.00. Theory and design for control of liquid propellants in weightlessness. Gravity and orbits review. Satellite and space-probe acceleration environments. Capillary-dominated fluid dynamics: contact angle, surface tension, curvatures, and solution methods. Industry practice and current topics. Typically offered Fall.