Fiches de cours

Aerodynamics

ME-445

Enseignant(s) :

Mulleners Karen Ann J

Langue:

English

Summary

This course will provide the fluid dynamic background to understand how air flows around two- and three-dimensional wings and bodies and to understand the aerodynamics forces and moments acting on the objects as a result of the air flow.

Content

INTRODUCTION:
- Basic concepts
- Definitions
- Fundamental equations
STEADY INVISCID INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOWS
- Potential flow
- Infinite wing theory
- Finite wing theory
- Wing design
UNSTEADY AERODYNAMICS
VISCOUS INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOWS
- Drag
- Boundary layes and flow separation
- Flow control

Keywords

airfoil, lift, drag, unsteady aerodynamics, flow separation, flow control

Learning Prerequisites

Recommended courses

 

 

Learning Outcomes

By the end of the course, the student must be able to:

Teaching methods

Lectures, written exercises

Assessment methods

Written examination (70%)
Mini-projects during the semester (30%)

Supervision

Office hours No
Assistants Yes

Resources

Bibliography

 

 

 

Ressources en bibliothèque
Moodle Link

Dans les plans d'études

Semaine de référence

 LuMaMeJeVe
8-9     
9-10     
10-11     
11-12     
12-13     
13-14 ELA1   
14-15    
15-16 ELA1   
16-17    
17-18     
18-19     
19-20     
20-21     
21-22     
 
      Cours
      Exercice, TP
      Projet, autre

légende

  • Semestre d'automne
  • Session d'hiver
  • Semestre de printemps
  • Session d'été
  • Cours en français
  • Cours en anglais
  • Cours en allemand