University Of Limerick

Aircraft Conceptual Design

ME 4807

Iowa State Course Substitution

M E Technical Elective

M E

Course Info
International Credits:
6.0
Converted Credits:
3.5
Semester:
Fall
Country:
Ireland
Language:
English
Course Description:
Systems engineering process applied to aircraft design. Preliminary sizing of critical parameters to specified performance requirements and airworthiness regulations. Conceptual aircraft layout and scaling to requirements. General arrangement of aircraft. Wing design, aerofoils, planform parameters selection, high lift devices, control devices. Fuselage design, crew station, passenger compartment, cargo hold. Integration of propulsion systems. Weights estimation, load & balance diagram. Vertical & horizontal tail - layout, sizing for stability, trim and control. anding gear integration. Fuel system integration. Life cycle costs, cost estimation.

Review

Evaluation Date:
May 7, 2013
Evaluated:
Sriram Sundararajan
Comments: