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STUDY PLANS
2019/2020

Aircraft Engines

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21LMR Z,ZK 4 2+2 Czech
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Department of Air Transport
Synopsis:

Introduction, physical principles, energetic demands of plane powering, energy transformations, ecology aspects, engines and their classification, piston engines - engine construction, heat circulation and characteristics, jet engines - their classification, engine construction, heat circulation and characteristics, engine operation and maintenance, technology and used materials, engine projecting.

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None

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Study Objective:

Theoretical fundamentals of transformation of energy within thermal engines and aircraft propulsion units, principles of internal gas dynamics within turbomachines. Function of aircraft propulsion systems with piston and turbojet engines, examples of engine construction and their operational characteristics.

Study materials:

Jack D. Mattingly: Elements of Gas Turbine Propulsion, D. Hanus: Pohon letadel, D. Hanus, J. Maršálek: Studijní modul 15, Turbínový motor, J. Kocáb, J. Adamec: Letadlové motory, B. W. McCormick: Aerodynamics, Aeronautics and Flight Mechanics

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Further information:
No time-table has been prepared for this course
The course is a part of the following study plans:
Data valid to 2019-12-09
For updated information see http://bilakniha.cvut.cz/en/predmet24036205.html