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MECH ENG 4108 - Aircraft Design

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 2
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 4 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Assumed Knowledge: MECH ENG 3101, MECH ENG 3100
Incompatible: MECH ENG 4100
Assessment: Assignments, Project, Laboratory Report, Final Exam
Syllabus:

Aircraft design methodology, Technical task preparation, team working, Aircraft design organisation, Aircraft weight calculation, mission fuel weight, Sensitivity analysis, Standard requirements, First estimation of aircraft design parameters, Sizing, Drag polar estimation at low speed, Matching diagram, Aircraft three view and drawings, Overall configuration design, Fuselage design, Propulsion system selection and integration, Wing design considerations, Empennage design considerations, Landing gear design and integration, Weight and balance analysis, Stability and control analysis.

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Units
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Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 2 Mon 10/08/2020 Wed 19/08/2020 Fri 30/10/2020 Not Available


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
24367 LE01 40 FULL 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 9am - 11am Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room
31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 2pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 9am - 11am Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 2pm - 4pm Engineering Sth, S111, Teaching Room
29211 LE02 20 5 29 Jul - 16 Sep Wednesday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
31 Jul - 18 Sep Friday 2pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
7 Oct - 28 Oct Wednesday 9am - 11am MyUni, OL, Online Class
9 Oct - 30 Oct Friday 2pm - 4pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
21433 PR10 7 1 9 Sep - 9 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
21434 PR09 6 1 2 Sep - 2 Sep Wednesday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23531 PR08 4 FULL 3 Sep - 3 Sep Thursday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23532 PR07 9 1 26 Aug - 26 Aug Wednesday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23533 PR06 9 1 27 Aug - 27 Aug Thursday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23534 PR05 9 1 20 Aug - 20 Aug Thursday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23535 PR04 9 1 13 Aug - 13 Aug Thursday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23536 PR03 9 FULL 12 Aug - 12 Aug Wednesday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23537 PR02 4 1 6 Aug - 6 Aug Thursday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
23538 PR01 4 1 5 Aug - 5 Aug Wednesday 2pm - 5pm MyUni, OL, Online Class