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Introduction to various air breathing and non-air breathing engines, conservation equations & derivation of the thrust equation for air breathing and non-air breathing engines.

Efficiencies of air breathing and non-air breathing engines, quasi-one dimensional flow through nozzles.

Cycle analysis of air breathing systems, detailed discussion on rocket engines. 

 

A Web course shall contain 40 or more 1 hour lecture equivalents.

S.No

Topics

No.of Hours

1

Introduction to various air breathing and non-air breathing engines.

8

2

Conservation equations & derivation of the thrust equation for air breathing and non-air breathing engines.

4

3

Efficiencies of air breathing and non-air breathing engines.

4

4

Quasi-one dimensional flow through nozzles.

6

5

Cycle analysis of air breathing systems.

10

6

Detailed discussion on rocket engines.

10

 

  1. Basic knowledge of fluid mechanics and thermodynamics.


  1. Understanding aerospace chemical propulsion-H S Mukunda, Interline publishing.

  2. Rocket propulsion elements-G P Sutton and Oscar Biblarz, John Wiley and sons.

  3. Mechanics and Thermodynamics of Propulsion-Philip Hill and Carl Peterson, Addison Wesley.

  4. Elements of Gas Turbine Propulsion-J D Mattingly, McGraw-Hill.



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