AE 572. Fundamentals of Jet Propulsion. 3 Hours.
Lecture and laboratory, study of basic principles of propulsion systems with emphasis on jets and fan systems. Study of inlets, compressors, burners, fuels, turbines, jets, methods of analysis, testing, performance; environmental considerations. Prerequisite: AE 545 or AE 546 and AE 571, or permission of instructor. LEC.
Aerospace engineers design, develop, and test aircraft, spacecraft, and missiles and supervise manufacture of these products. They explore advances in air flight and space exploration. Aerospace engineers typically work for aircraft, guided missile and space vehicle industries, national research laboratories, commercial airlines, and federal government agencies.
...or AE 771 (Rocket Propulsion) to replace AE 550, AE 552, and/or AE 572...