INTENDED AUDIENCE: Undergraduate and postgraduate students
PREREQUISITES: Introduction to Aerodynamics
INDUSTRY SUPPORT: DRDO, HAL, Boeing, Airbus, Bell, McDonnell Douglas, UAV Factory, Lockheed Martin
|Course Status :||Completed|
|Course Type :||Elective|
|Duration :||8 weeks|
|Credit Points :||2|
|Start Date :||25 Jul 2022|
|End Date :||16 Sep 2022|
|Enrollment Ends :||08 Aug 2022|
|Exam Date :||25 Sep 2022 IST|
Note: This exam date is subjected to change based on seat availability. You can check final exam date on your hall ticket.
Week 1 : Introduction to fixed-wing UAVs ,Introduction to Design, Basic Design Parameters
Week 2 : Basic Design Parameters contd…, Design Algorithm: Case Study, Design Algorithm: Mission Requirements
Week 3 :Design Algorithm: Feasible Design Parameters, Configuration Layout: Airfoil Selection,Configuration Layout: Planform Geometry selection
Week 4 : Weight and CG Estimation,Analytical Parameter Estimation, Analytical Parameter Estimation contd…
Week 5 : Performance and Stability Analysis,Performance and Stability Analysis contd… ,Performance and Stability Analysis contd….
Week 6 : Simulation, Simulation contd… , Detailed Sizing.
Week 7 : Estimation of inertial properties using 3D modelling, Prototype Fabrication.
Week 8 : Wind Tunnel Testing, Aerodynamic Characterization through Wind Tunnel Testing.