University of Canterbury

Aerodynamics and Ground Vehicle Dynamics


Iowa State Course Substitution

Aerodynamics I: Incompressible Flow

AER E 310

Course Info

International Credits: 15.0
Converted Credits: 4.0
Country: New Zealand
Language: English
Course Description:
Aerofoil theory; Flat plate lift and drag; Aerofoil lift and drag; Predicting aerofoil data with Xfoil; Boundary layer theory; Aircraft performance; Stability and control in flight; Wind tunnel testing; Glider design, build and test; Propeller design; BEMT method; High speed (compressibility) effects; Wheeled ground vehicles: load transfer, tyre design, traction and rolling resistance, aerodynamics, suspension and steering


Evaluation Date:
October 29, 2019
Thomas Ward

Course uses same book. More material is covered. A copy of exam or HW would help in future.