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Course Postgraduate
Semester Electives
Subject Code AE837
Subject Title Hypersonic Air

Syllabus

Hypersonic air-breathing propulsion – overview of hypersonic propulsion research – challenges in system design – system performance and analysis – hypersonic intakes – supersonic combustors – expansion systems – engine cooling – liquid air-cycle engines – space plane applications – experimental and testing facilities – CFD applications and simulation exercises.

Text Books

Same as Reference

References

1. Heiser, W. H. and Pratt, D. T., Hypersonic Air-breathing Propulsion, The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Education Series (1994).

2. Curran, E. T. and Murthy, S. N. B. (Eds.), Scramjet Propulsion, The American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Education Series (2001).

3. Segal, C., The Scramjet Engine Processes and Characteristics, Cambridge Univ. Press (2011).