Aerodynamics I Incompressible Flow   [Archived Catalog]
2018-2019 Undergraduate Studies Bulletin

AESP 265 - Aerodynamics I Incompressible Flow

Credits: 3

Fundamentals of inviscid, incompressible flow. Derivation of basic equations for lift, drag and aerodynamic moments through dimensional analysis. Two dimensional flow over airfoils. Airfoil characteristics. Thin airfoil theory, finite wing theory. Wing and body interactions. Aerodynamic drag characteristics. Boundary layers.

Prerequisites: MATH 242, EMCH 201