Aeronautical Engineering (AERO)


AERO 301  Aerospace Flight Vehicles  3 Credits (3,0)

History of atmospheric and exo-atmospheric flight, properties of the atmosphere, concepts of internal and external fluid flows, dimensional analysis, airfoil shapes and experimental results of airfoil performance, propulsion including reciprocating and gas turbines, airplane and rocket vehicle performance, hovercraft performance, introduction to space systems.
Prerequisites: ENGR 115 and ESCI 201 and ESCI 305 and MATH 345.

AERO 350  Project Engineering  3 Credits (3,0)

Role of the engineer in project management with emphasis on systematic evaluation of the benefits and costs of projects involving engineering design and analysis. Proposal preparation and presentation, engineering contracts, negotiation techniques and value engineering. Prerequisite: Senior standing.