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Spring 2010-2011
MAE 332   na, npdf

Aircraft Design

Luigi Martinelli

This course discusses methods for the design of aircraft. Topics in aerodynamics, and structural design are emphasized in the context of a design project. Students will be required to complete a design project to fulfill the requirements of this class.

Sample reading list:
D.P. Raymer, Aircraft Design: A Conceptual Approach - AIAA, 1999
T.H.G. Megson, T.U.G. Megson, Aircraft Structures for Engineering Students

Reading/Writing assignments:
Students work in small groups on design problems during the semester. Oral and written progress reports are scheduled at regular intervals.

Requirements/Grading:
Design Project - 70%
Oral Presentation(s) - 10%
Class/Precept Participation - 20%

Other Requirements:
Course is required for concentrators
Not Open to Freshmen.

Prerequisites and Restrictions:
MAE 321 and MAE 331 and MAE 335..

Schedule/Classroom assignment:

Class numberSectionTimeDaysRoomEnrollmentStatus
42875 L01 1:30 pm - 2:50 pm M W   Engineering Quad D-Wing   D221   Enrolled:25 Limit:30