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Aerospace Engineering (AERO)

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Faculty of Engineering

AERO 3841 [0.5 credit]

Spacecraft Design

Design of spacecraft and spacecraft subsystems with emphasis on mission requirements and current design methods: spacecraft configuration, payload, structural, attitude control, thermal, power, and other related subsystems. Spacecraft integration and testing.
Precludes additional credit for AERO 4801.
Prerequisite: MAAE 2001 and and AERO 3240.
Lectures three hours a week, tutorials or laboratories three hours per week.

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