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Aerospace 160 Final Exam
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Desired Traits of a Boeing Engineer
-Grasp of Fundamentals
-Understanding of Design and Manufacture
-Math and Physics
-Cultural Awareness
-Good Communication Skills
-Team Skills
-Adapting
Archimedes' Principle
the buoyant force on an object is equal to the weight of the fluid displaced by the object
2 types of lift
Airfoil
Boyancy
2 types of drag
Profile Drag
Induced Drag
Stagnation Point
Point in a flow field where the local velocity of the fluid is zero
Work order of a turbine engine
Suck-> Squeeze-> Burn-> Blow (SSBB) =
Intake, Compress, Combust, Exhaust (ICCE)
3 Types of Propulsion Engines
Turbojet, Turboprop, Turbofan
Parts of a composite structure
1. Fiber/Filament Reinforcement
2. Matrix
= Composite Material
Stability
Ability to fly straight and level with no control inputs
Contol
Vehicle flies where you want it to go
Moment
Force acting at a distance from an axis
Tundra Orbit
Highly elliptical geosynchronous orbit with large inclination
Hohmann Transfer
Speed up to highly elliptical orbit, then at apogee burn to a 0 eccentricity orbit.
Bi-Elliptic Transfer
Uses 2 Hohmann Transfers, a total of three burns. Can save Fuel in some cases.
Hypergolic Fuel
Ignites spontaneously upon mixing with another substance
V2 Rocket
Invented by Von Braun and used Alcohol
Specific Impulse
Force per amount of propellant (per time)
Utility Theory
Mathematical method used to turn probability distributions into one value
What does the Utility function tell us?
Risk preferences of an individual
Robust
A design that can withstand adverse conditions
Game Theory
Branch of mathematics dealing with competitive situations where the outcome depends on other people's actions. (Partner confessions)
Complex System
A large number of intertwined systems all working together.
John Nash
-Nobel Prize
-Nash Equilibrium
-Game Theory
-Beautiful Mind
What makes a design elegant?
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Value Driven Design
A strategy framework used in MDO
MDO
development of theories, methods, and tools to enable optimization in Multiple Interacting Disciplines
Multidisciplinary
making use of several disciplines at once, while each discipline is still distinct.
Interdisciplinary
Combination of multiple disciplines
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