AE Course Schedule: 2021-2022

Aerospace Engineering Course Schedule  2021-22

The following course schedule is intended to be used as a planning tool. Each semester it will be updated to reflect enrollment demands, instructor availability, and new offerings.  At registration time, students are encouraged to check with OSCAR to get the most accurate and up-to-date listings.

Subject Course # Course Title Curriculum Type FALL
'21

SPR.
'22

SUM
'22

 

Subject

 

Course

 

Title

 

Curriculum Type

 

Fall

 

Spr.

 

Sum.

AE

1355

Design Competition I

Elective

X

X

 

AE

1601

Introduction to AE

Required

X

X

 

 

AE

 

2010

 

Thermodynamics and Fluids Fundamentals

 

Required

 

X

 

X

 

X

 

AE

 

2011

 

Compressible Flow/Fluid Fundamentals

Required

(bridge)

 

X

 

X

 

X

AE

2220

Dynamics

Required

X

X

X

 

AE

 

2221

 

3D Dynamics

Required

(bridge)

 

X

 

X

 

X

AE

2355

Aerospace Systems Design Competition II

Elective

X

X

 

 

AE

 

2610

 

Intro. to Experimental Methods in Aerospace

 

Required

 

X

 

X

 

X

AE

2611

Tech Communications for Aerospace Eng

Required

X

X

X

AE

3030

Aerodynamics

Required

X

X

X

AE

3140

Structural Analysis

Required

X

X

X

AE

3330

Intro. to Aerospace Vehicle Performance

Required

X

X

X

AE

3340

Design and Systems Engineering Methods

Required

X

X

X

 

AE

 

3355

 

Aerospace Systems Design Competition III

 

Elective

 

X

 

X

 

AE

3530

System Dynamics & Vibration

Required

X

X

X

AE

3531

Control System Analysis and Design

Required

X

X

X

AE

3610

Experiments in Fluid and Solid Mechanics

Required

X

X

 

AE

4040

Computational Fluid Dynamics

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4071

Rotorcraft Aeromechanics

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4080

Aerothermodynamics

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4132

Finite Element Analysis

AE Option

 

X

 

AE

4220

Structural Dynamics & Aeroelasticity

AE Option

 

X

 

AE

4341

Aircraft Design

Required (FW)

X

X

 

 

AE

 

4342

 

Space System Design

 

Required (Space)

 

X

 

X

 

 

AE

 

4343

 

Rotorcraft Design

 

Required (Rotor)

 

X

 

X

 

 

AE

 

4355

 

Aerospace Systems Design Competition IV

 

Elective

 

X

 

X

 

AE

4361

Space Flight Operations

AE Option

 

X

 

AE

4376

Accident Causation and System Safety

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4451

Jet & Rocket Propulsion

Required

X

X

 

AE

4531

Aircraft Flight Dynamics

Required (FW)

X

X

 

 

AE

 

4532

 

Spacecraft Flight Dynamics

 

Required (Space)

 

X

 

X

 

AE

4552

Humans and Autonomy

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4580

Introduction to Avionics Integeration

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4610

Dynamics and Control Laboratory

Required

X

X

 

AE

4701

Wind Engineering

AE Option

 

X

 

AE

4760

Engineering Acoustics and Noise Control

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4791

Mechanical Behavior of Composites

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4793

Composite Materials & Processes

AE Option

 

X

 

 

AE

 

4801

Applications in Fluid Fundamentals (1 hr

minimester)

 

Elective

 

 

 

 

 

AE

 

4802

Configuration Aerodynamics and Flight

Performance

 

AE Option

 

 

X

 

 

AE

 

4803

 

Energy Efficiency and Environmental Impacts

 

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4803

Planetary Spacecraft Development

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4803

Team Design - Space

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4803

Numerical Analysis and Algorithms

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

4803

Advanced Aircraft Propulsion

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4803

Robotics and Autonomy

AE Option

X

 

 

AE

4803

Team Design - Vertical Lift

AE Option

 

 

 

AE

6009

Viscous Fluid Flow

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6012

Turbulent Flows

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6015

Advanced Aerodynamics

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6030

Unsteady Aerodynamics

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6042

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6050

Gas Dynamics

PhD Quals

 

 

X

AE

6060

Aeroacoustics

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6070

Rotary Wing Aerodynamics

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6080

Dynamics of Turbulence

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6100

Structural Stability I

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6101

Structural Stability II

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6114

Fundamentals of Solid Mechanics

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6115

Fundamentals of Aero Structural Analysis

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6165

Principles of Fracture and Fatigue

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6170

Structural Optimization

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6210

Advanced Dynamics I

PhD Quals

 

X

 

 

AE

 

6220

Rotorcraft Structural Dynamics and

Aeroelasticity

 

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6230

Structural Dynamics

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6252

Smart Structure & Structural Control

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

6310

Optimization for the Design of Engineered

Systems

 

PhD Quals

 

 

X

 

AE

6333

Rotorcraft Design I

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6334

Rotorcraft Design II

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6343

Aircraft Design I

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6344

Aircraft Design II

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6353

Orbital Mechanics

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6354

Advanced Orbital Mechanics

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6355

Planetary Entry, Descent and Landing

Elective

 

 

X

AE

6361

Air Breathing Propulsion System Design I

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6362

Safety by Design

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6372

Aerospace Systems Engineering

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6373

Advanced Design Methods I

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6383

Applied Design Laboratory (FW)

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6383

Applied Design Laboratory (Rotorcraft)

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

6393

Introduction to System of Systems Engineering

Principles

 

Elective

 

X

 

 

 

AE

 

6394

 

System of Systems Engineering Applications

 

Elective

 

 

X

 

AE

6410

Combustion Dynamics

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6412

Turbulent Combustion

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6450

Rocket Propulsion

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6451

Electric Propulsion

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6503

Helicopter Stability and Control

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6505

Random Processes and Kalman Filtering

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6511

Optimal Guidance & Control

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6520

Advanced Flight Dynamics

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6530

Multivariable Linear Systems and Control

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6531

Aerospace Robust Control I

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6551

Cognitive Engineering

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6552

Humans and Autonomy

Elective

X

 

 

 

AE

 

6561

Reliable Control Software for Aerospace and

Embedded Applications

 

Elective

 

 

 

AE

6580

Nonlinear Control

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6701

Wind Engineering

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6705

Introduction to Mechatronics

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6721

Evaluation of Human Integrated Systems

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6760

Acoustics I

Elective

X

 

 

AE

6761

Acoustics II

Elective

 

X

 

AE

6765

Kinetics & Thermodynamics of Gases

PhD Quals

X

 

 

AE

6766

Combustion

PhD Quals

 

X

 

AE

6769

Linear Elasticity

Elective

X

 

 

AE

7772

Fund-Fracture Mechanics

Elective

X

 

 

AE

7785

Intro Robotics Research

Elective

 

 

 

AE

8750

Robotics Research Fundamentals I

Elective

X

X

 

AE

8751

Robotics Research Fundamentals II

Elective

X

X

 

AE

8801

AE Teaching Capstone

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

8803

Mathmatical Principles for Planning and

Decision Making for Autonomy

 

Elective

X

 

 

AE

8002

AE Graduate Seminar

 

X

X

 

AE

8803

Nonlinear Stochastic Optimal Control

Elective

 

 

 

AE

8803

Numerical Analysis and Algorithms

Elective

 

 

 

AE

8803

Advanced Aerodynamics for Vertical Lift

Elective

X

 

 

AE

8803

Satellite Orbit Determination

Elective

 

 

 

AE

8803

AE Teaching Capstone

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

8803

 

Cyber Physical Systems and Distributed Control

 

Elective

 

 

 

AE

8803

Optical Diagnostics for Reacting Flows

Elective

X

 

 

AE

8803

Flight Test Engineering?

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

8803

 

Spacecraft Attitude Estimation and Control

 

Elective

 

 

X

 

 

AE

 

8803

 

Optimal Transport Theory and Applications

 

Elective

 

 

X

 

 

AE

 

8803

Optimization-Based Learning Control and

Games

 

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

8803

Math Principles of Planning and Decision-

Making for Autonomy

 

Elective

 

 

 

 

AE

 

8804

 

System of Systems Engineering Applications

 

Elective

 

 

X

 

AE

4803-TD1

Team Design - Fixed Wing Aircraft

AE Option

 

X

 

AE

4803-TD2

Team Design - Aircraft Competition

AE Option

 

X

 

COE

2001

Introduction to Mechanics (Statics)

Required

X

X

X

COE

3001

Deformable Bodies

Required

X

X

X