Aerodynamics for Students

Written by: D.J. Auld & K. Srinivas

This free online aerodynamics textbook is offered by D.J. Auld & K. Srinivas with contributions from the students and friends of the Aerospace, Mechanical and Mechatronic Engineering Department at the University of Sydney.

The site also offers data tables and computer programs for students studying aerodynamics, gas dynamics, propulsion and aircraft performance. The materials are geared for engineering students at the undergraduate level.

The Aerodynamics for Students textbook is offered as a series of PDF files.

Table of Contents for Aerodynamics for Students

  • Introduction
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Flow Visualisation
  • Properties of the Atmosphere
  • Subsonic Aerofoil and Wing Theory
  • Gasdynamics and Supersonic flow
  • Propulsion
  • Aircraft Instruments
  • Aircraft Performance
  • Aeroelasticity
  • Wind Tunnel Simulation
  • Resources

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Aerodynamics for Students

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