ENAE 483/788D - Fall, 2017
Principles of Space Vehicle Design
Course Syllabus and Announcements
 

  Space Systems Laboratory - Department of Aerospace Engineering - University of Maryland

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170914 - The problem sets for the first classes will be posted today and tomorrow. See the syllabus for due dates.

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Syllabus

 Date

 Subject

 Deadlines
 Aug. 29 (#01)  PROJ/Course Overview; Project Introduction
 
 Aug. 31 (#02)  SYS/Space Systems Engineering
 
 Sept. 5 (#03)  SYS/Rocket Performance
 
 Sept. 7 (#04)  SYS/Engineering Graphics
 
 Sept. 12 (#05)  SYS/Orbital Mechanics
 
 Sept. 14 (#06)  SYS/Space Environment
 
 Sept. 19 (#07)  SYS/Solid Modeling/Computer Aided Design 1
 
 Sept. 21 (#08)  SYS/Solid Modeling/Computer Aided Design 2
 
 Sept. 26 (#09)  SYS/Mass Estimating Relations
Lectures 2,3,5,6 problems due 
 Sept. 28 (#10)  SYS/Cost Estimation and Engineering Economics
 
 Oct. 3 (#11)  SYS/Reliability, Redundancy, and Resiliency
Lecture 4 problem due 
 Oct. 5 (#12)  PPT/Power Systems Design
 
 Oct. 10 (#13)  PPT/Propulsion Systems Design
Lectures 7-10 problems due 
 Oct. 12 (#14)  PPT/Thermal Analysis and Design
 
 Oct. 17 (#15)  LSM/Structural Design
 
 Oct. 19 (#16)  LSM/Structural Analysis
 
 Oct. 24 (#17)  LSM/Computer Analysis/Design Examples
 
 Oct. 26 (#18)  Midterm Exam
 
 Oct. 31 (#19)  TBA
 
 Nov. 2 (#20)  AVS/Space Communications
 
 Nov. 7 (#21)  PROJ/Space Simulation
 
 Nov. 9 (#22)  CS/Human Factors and Habitability
 
 Nov. 14 (#23)  PROJ/Space Robotics
 
 Nov. 16 (#24)  CS/Aerospace Physiology
 
 Nov. 21 (#25)  PROJ/Project Update; Spacesuits and Extravehicular Activity
 
 Nov. 23  Thanksgiving Break
 
 Nov. 28 (#26)  CS/Life Support Systems
 
 Nov. 30 (#27)  CS/Radiation Environment and Effects
 
 Dec. 5 (#28)  PROJ/Space Architecture/Habitat Design
 
 Dec. 7 (#29)  PROJ/Past ENAE 484 Projects
 

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AV/Avionics

CS/Crew Systems

LSM/Loads, Structures, and Mechanisms

PPT/Power, Propulsion, and Thermal

PROJ/Term Project-Related

SYS/Systems Engineering