Aerodynamics 780

Module code MLD 780
Qualification Postgraduate
Faculty Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Module content

Panel methods, Green's identity, different 2-D panel methods, airfoil design and analysis, 3-D vortex systems, vortex lattice methods for 3-D potential flow, boundary layer methods, theory of boundary layers, some finite difference methods, separation, computer methods, compressible potential flow, Mach waves and shock waves, Prandtl Glauert equations, subsonic, supersonic and transonic flow on thin airfoils, finite difference methods applied to small perturbation equation.

Module credits 16.00
Prerequisites No prerequisites.
Contact time 21 contact hours per semester
Language of tuition English
Academic organisation Mechanical and Aeronautical En
Period of presentation Semester 1 or Semester 2

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