Introduction to Aeronautical Engineering - Delft University of TechnologyedX
Da migliorare Nothing bad.
Corso realizzato: Ottobre 2016 | Recomendarías este centro? Sí.
Da migliorare No negative aspects.
Corso realizzato: Marzo 2016 | Recomendarías este centro? Sí.
Da migliorare Everything OK.
Corso realizzato: Aprile 2015 | Recomendarías este centro? Sí.
Cosa impari in questo corso?
This course provides an overview of and introduction to the fundamentals of aeronautics, using the history of aviation as a story line. The course uses examples from the very beginning of aviation (the Montgolfier brothers’ balloon flight in 1783 and the Wright brothers’ heavier-than-air flight in 1903) and continues all the way through to the current Airbus A380 and future aircraft. During this trajectory three major topics are discussed: aeronautics, aerodynamics and flight mechanics.
Lectures are frequently accompanied by related exercises and demonstrations. The course also incorporates (design) challenges/competitions, based on the knowledge obtained through the lectures.
- A general introduction to aeronautics
- Detailed knowledge of aerodynamics
- A specific understanding of flight performance