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Advanced Flight Vehicle Design (5616)


  • The course introduces advanced flight vehicle design techniques applied during the conceptual design phase. The optimum design process and problem formulation is introduced, with an in-depth focus on multivariate graphical optimization techniques for aircraft. We will conduct optimal design based on first principles, and apply best practices to multidisciplinary flight vehicle design. Prereq or concur: 4550, and 4515 or 4517; or Grad standing in AeroEng; or permission of instructor. Units: 3 credit hours.


  • Aeronautical and Astro Engr (AEROENG)