Find engineering freelancers with backgrounds in aerospace studies who understand aerodynamics, aerospace materials and structures used to design aircraft and spacecraft, aerospace systems and astronautics hardware, designing, testing and troubleshooting new engines, rocket development, dynamics and control, thermodynamics, and propulsion. Got a Aerospace Engineering project? Hire the best Aerospace Engineering freelancers with the right skills and background in November 2023 to get your Aerospace Engineering job done quickly. Schedule a consultation with a Aerospace Engineering freelancer today. Read less
As an overview of study, this relates to flow kinematics; pathlines, streamlines, streaklines, rate-of-strain, dilation, vorticity, etc. Stream function and velocity potential in two-dimensional flows. Potential flow theory with application of complex variables and conformal maps. Flow past airfoils, lifting line theory, and the Kutta-Joukowski theorem. Differential approach to fluid flow. Stress tensor in a Newtonian viscous fluid. Continuity, Euler, and Navier-Stokes equations. Introduction to turbulence. Fully-developed laminar and turbulent flows. Laminar and turbulent boundary layers. Introduction to computational fluid dynamics
This relates to the fundamentals of heat exchange processes and applications to heat exchanger design. Principles of steady and unsteady conduction. Introduction to numerical analysis. Natural and forced convection heat transfer in internal and external flows. Radiant heat exchange. Introduction to boiling and condensation heat transfer.
The dynamics of space vehicles cover orbital mechanics of particles, earth satellite trajectories. Rocket propulsion and atmospheric reentry dynamics. Gravitational and electromagnetic fields of the earth. Effects of the space environment on vehicle performance. Rigid body dynamics and vehicle attitude control. Interplanetary trajectories and mission planning. Whereas, airplane design is focused on conceptual design of aerospace systems, including first-order design analysis and design layout. Synthesis of aerodynamics, propulsion, structures and loads, stability and control, and payload considerations for vehicle sizing and configuration layout. Use of trade studies to evaluate alternative designs for specific mission requirements. Introduction to satellite design, including propulsion, power, telecommunications, thermal control, astrodynamics, attitude control.