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Unit information: Advanced Composites Analysis in 2015/16

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Unit name Advanced Composites Analysis
Unit code AENGM2200
Credit points 10
Level of study M/7
Teaching block(s) Teaching Block 2 (weeks 13 - 24)
Unit director Dr. Ivanov
Open unit status Not open

AENGM31200 Structures & Materials 3



School/department Department of Aerospace Engineering
Faculty Faculty of Engineering

Description including Unit Aims

This unit provides a Masters level unit on the structural analysis of aerospace composites

Intended Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the unit the student will:

  • be able to identify and understand the major issues for the analysis of composite plate and shell structures;
  • be able to carry out conceptual design, initial sizing and preliminary FE modelling of basic structural components.

Teaching Information

Lectures and example classes and labs

Assessment Information

75% - 2 hour examination in May/June, 3 questions to be answered out of 5 25% - computer laboratory exercise

Reading and References

To be updated annually by Lecturers