University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

MECH ENG 7053 - Aerospace Propulsion

Career: Postgraduate Coursework
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
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 3102
Incompatible: MECH ENG 4106
Assessment: Assignments, project, laboratory experiment, quiz, final exam
Syllabus:

Introduction to air-breathing (gas turbines, ramjets, ducted rockets, scramjets) jet propulsion systems. Prediction of thrust, combustion reactions, specific fuel consumption and operating performance. Aerothermodynamics of inlets, combustors, nozzles, compressors, turbines. Review of space propulsion systems. Introduction to alternative future space propulsion systems. Chemical rocket and jet engine combustion including thermochemistry, chemical kinetics and the combustion chamber and instabilities. Jet engine noise and emissions. Overview of jet engine systems such as thrust reversal, internal air, starting and ignition, controls and instrumentation, power plant testing and installation, maintenance.

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Units
EFTSL
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 1 Tue 15/03/2022 Thu 24/03/2022 Fri 06/05/2022 Fri 10/06/2022


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13227 TU01 10 8 2 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 9am - 11am Benham, G10, Benham Lecture Theatre
4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 2pm - 4pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
27 Apr - 1 Jun Wednesday 9am - 11am Benham, G10, Benham Lecture Theatre
29 Apr - 3 Jun Friday 2pm - 4pm Badger, G31, Macbeth Lecture Theatre
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
19658 TU02 10 10 2 Mar - 6 Apr Wednesday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 Mar - 8 Apr Friday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
27 Apr - 1 Jun Wednesday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
29 Apr - 3 Jun Friday 12pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Computer Exercise
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13226 CO01 5 5 1 Apr - 8 Apr Friday 9am - 10am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
29 Apr - 29 Apr Friday 9am - 10am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13248 CO02 5 5 1 Apr - 8 Apr Friday 10am - 11am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
29 Apr - 29 Apr Friday 10am - 11am Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13250 CO03 5 3 31 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
28 Apr - 28 Apr Thursday 3pm - 4pm Ingkarni Wardli, B15, CAT Suite
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
19657 CO04 5 5 31 Mar - 7 Apr Thursday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
28 Apr - 2 Jun Thursday 1pm - 2pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
13243 PR05 2 2 31 Mar - 31 Mar Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13244 PR04 2 2 22 Mar - 22 Mar Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13245 PR03 2 2 24 Mar - 24 Mar Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13246 PR02 1 FULL 15 Mar - 15 Mar Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13247 PR01 2 2 17 Mar - 17 Mar Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13251 PR15 2 2 5 Apr - 5 Apr Tuesday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13252 PR14 2 1 10 May - 10 May Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13253 PR13 2 2 12 May - 12 May Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13254 PR12 2 2 3 May - 3 May Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13255 PR11 2 2 5 May - 5 May Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13256 PR10 2 2 26 Apr - 26 Apr Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13257 PR09 2 2 28 Apr - 28 Apr Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13258 PR08 2 2 5 Apr - 5 Apr Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13259 PR07 2 2 7 Apr - 7 Apr Thursday 11am - 1pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
13260 PR06 2 2 29 Mar - 29 Mar Tuesday 1pm - 3pm Engineering Sth, SG10, Laboratory
Note: This class is only available for face-to-face (on-campus) students.
19660 PR16 2 2 10 May - 10 May Tuesday 11am - 1pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.