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Course Undergraduate
Semester Sem. IV
Subject Code AE221
Subject Title Aerodynamics

Syllabus

Aerodynamic forces and moments – review of governing equations – potential flows – Kutta condition – vortex theorems – thin airfoil theory – finite wing theory – panel methods – flow over delta wings – boundary layer theory – effect of pressure gradient – flow separation and stall – high-lift devices – structure of turbulent boundary layer – Reynolds averaging.

Text Books

• Anderson, J. D., Fundamentals of Aerodynamics , 5 th ed., McGraw-Hill (2010).

References

1. Bertin, J. J. and Cummings, R. M., Aerodynamics for Engineers , 6 th ed., Prentice Hall (2013).

2. Houghton, E. L., Carpenter, P. W., Collicott, S. H., and Valentine, D. T., Aerodynamics for Engineering Students , 6 th ed., Butterworth-Heinemann (2012).

3. Kuethe, A. M. and Chow, C.-Y., Foundations of Aerodynamics , 5 th ed., John Wiley (1997).

4. Clancy, L. J., Aerodynamics , Reprint ed., Himalayan Books (2006).

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