Checking date: 28/04/2017

Course: 2017/2018

Aircraft Design
Study: Bachelor in Aerospace Engineering (251)

Coordinating teacher: HILARIO MONTES, JAVIER

Department assigned to the subject: Department of Bioengineering and Aerospace Engineering

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


Students are expected to have completed
Competences and skills that will be acquired and learning results. Further information on this link
Description of contents: programme
Learning activities and methodology
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Basic Bibliography
  • D.P. Raymer. Aircraft Design: A Conceptual Approach. AIAA Educational Series. 2012
  • E. Torenbeek. Synthesis of Subsonic Airplane Design. Springer . 1982
  • L.M. Nicolai & G.E. Carichner. Fundamentals of Aircraft and Airship Design. Volume I - Aircraft Design. AIAA Education Series. 2010
  • L.R. Jenkinson, P. Simpkin, D. Rhodes. Civil Jet Aircraft Design. AIAA Education Series. 1999
Additional Bibliography
  • A.K. Kundu. Aircraft Design. Cambridge University Press. 2010
  • D. Howe. Aircraft Conceptual Design Synthesis. Wiley. 2005
  • S.A. Brantdl, R.J. Stiles, J.J. Bertin, R. Whitford. Introduction to Aeronautics: A Design Perspective. AIAA Educational Series. 2004

The course syllabus and the academic weekly planning may change due academic events or other reasons.