Principles of Space Systems Design
Prerequisite: ENAE404, ENAE324, ENAE362, and ENAE432. Restriction: Must be in Engineering: Aerospace program; or permission of ENGR-Aerospace Engineering department. Principles of space systems analysis and vehicle design. Launch vehicle performance analysis and optimization. Design of vehicle systems including avionics, power, propulsion, life support, human factors, structures, actuator and mechanisms, and thermal control. Design processes and design synthesis. Individual student projects in vehicle design.