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Hypersonic Aerothermodynamics

AAE51900

Credit Hours:

3

Learning Objective:

Description:

Aerodynamics of satellites and planetary re-entry. Continuum hypersonic flow. Inviscid and viscous effects, boundary layers, and heat transfer. Shock and boundary-layer interactions. Equilibrium flow of high-temperature reacting gases. Nonequilibrium effects. Kinetic theory and rarefied flows. Direct simulation Monte Carlo techniques.

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Prerequisites:

Applied / Theory:

50 / 50

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