Lecture.3 - AE 1350 LECTURE #3 TOPICS PREVIOUSLY COVERED...

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AE 1350 LECTURE #3
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TOPICS PREVIOUSLY COVERED Roadmap of Disciplines “English” to “S.I.” units Common Aerospace Terminology Airplane Axes and Motion This information is available at: http://www.ae.gatech.edu/~lsankar/AE1350
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TOPICS TO BE COVERED Preliminary Thoughts on Aerospace Design Specifications (“Specs”) and Standards System Integration Forces acting on an Aircraft The Nature of Aerodynamic Forces Lift and Drag Coefficients
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PRELIMINARY THOUGHTS ON DESIGN Design is, in general, a team effort a large system integration activity done in three stages iterative creative, knowledge based. The three stages are: Conceptual design Preliminary design Detailed design
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Conceptual Design What will it do? How will it do it? What is the general arrangement of parts? The end result of conceptual design is an artist’s or engineer’s conception of the vehicle/product. Example: Clay model of an automobile.
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Preliminary Design How big will it be? How much will it weigh? What engines will it use? How much fuel will it use? How much will it cost? This is what you will do in this course.
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How many parts will it have? What shape will they be? What materials? How will it be made? How will the parts be joined? How will technology advancements (e.g. lightweight material, advanced airfoils,
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This note was uploaded on 08/17/2011 for the course AE 1350 taught by Professor Johnson during the Spring '07 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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Lecture.3 - AE 1350 LECTURE #3 TOPICS PREVIOUSLY COVERED...

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