2017-18 University Catalog 
    
    Aug 17, 2022  
2017-18 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

MECH 421 - Introduction to Wind Tunnels


Lecture Hours: 2
Lab Hours: 3
Credit Hours: 3

An introductory course on the experimental techniques used in wind tunnel testing of aerodynamic shapes. Includes operating characteristics of wind tunnels, the characteristics of and use of models and model instrumentation, and the development of analytical techniques for reduction of wind tunnel data.

Prerequisites: MECH 318  and MECH 363