ADVANCED TOPICS IN AEROSPACE ENGINEERING

Credits: 9

Learning objectives
This course provides an opportunity to gain in-depth knowledge and understanding of critical and advanced engineering principles within aerospace engineering. Particular focus will be given on advanced and emerging technology areas which are relevant to the aerospace industry. Fundamental knowledge and current research methods will be applied on a wide range of topics, with critical review of the state of art and insights on future technologies. Also social, legal, medical, economical issues are considered, with different case studies suggested by expert staff of the aerospace industry, national space agencies and defense. The students will have the opportunity to understand the interaction of the aerospace engineering with different disciplines and how to solve complex problem in a multidisciplinary context.