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Rensselaer Catalog 2008-2009 
    
Rensselaer Catalog 2008-2009 [Archived Catalog]

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MANE 6070 - Aerodynamics of Rotors


Momentum, blade element, vortex, and cascade theories. Nonuniform inflow; rigid and nonrigid wakes; rotating and fixed system interactions; steady and nonsteady flow. Static thrust (hover), axial flow (rotor ascent and descent, propeller forward flight), cross flow (rotor forward flight, propeller yaw) flight conditions.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisite: MANE 4070 or equivalent.

When Offered: Offered on sufficient demand.



Credit Hours: 3



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