ME 480 Propulsion Systems

Principles of propulsion devices. One-dimensional flows in propulsion systems, combustion and equilibrium. Examines inlets, nozzles, compressors and turbines. Basic theory and design of turbojets, ramjets, turboprop, turbofan and chemical rocket engines. Evaluates propellants and overall performance.

Credits

3

Prerequisite

ME 354 (C- or higher).

General Education

Offered

  • Fall