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Course Undergraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code AE461
Subject Title Applied Aerodynamics


Panel methods – unsteady potential flows – compressible flow over wings – axisymmetric flows and slender body theories – flight vehicle aerodynamics – rotor aerodynamics – low Reynolds number aerodynamics – flapping wings – two- and three-dimensional flow separation.

Text Books

Same as References


1. Drela, M., Flight Vehicle Aerodynamics, MIT Press (2014).

2. Rom, J., High Angle of Attack Aerodynamics: Subsonic, Transonic, and Supersonic Flows, Springer-Verlag (1992).

3. Shyy, W., Aono, H., Kang, C.-K., and Liu, H., An Introduction to Flapping Wing Aerodynamics, Cambridge Univ. Press (2013).

4. Chattot, J. J. and Hafez, M. M., Theoretical and Applied Aerodynamics: and Related Numerical Methods, Springer (2015).

5. Bisplinghoff, R. L., Ashley, H., and Halfman, R. L., Aeroelasticity, Dover (1996).

6. Telionis, D. P., Unsteady Viscous Flows, Springer (2012).