Helicopter Engineering (180102)  


Syllabus

Sr. Topics Teaching Hours Module Weightage
1
Introduction
Introducing VTOL, basic definitions and principles
2
Rotor Configurations
Chronological development
3
Aerodynamics of hovering flight
Definitions, Mechanics
4
Aerodynamics of vertical flight
Definitions, Mechanics
5
Aerodynamics of forward flight
Definitions, Mechanics
6
Performance analysis
Introduction
7
Airfoils for rotor blades
Basic requirements and tendencies
8
Concepts for preliminary design in helicopters
Conceptual design