MECH 538

Advanced Aircraft Design

Units: 1.5

Unmanned Air Vehicles and related systems. Aircraft multidisciplinary design optimization. Development, manufacturing and operating processes and procedures. Flight test principles, instrumentation, planning, and operation of aerospace vehicle flight testing. Flight test measurements, static-system calibration, rate-of-climb performance, and determination of vehicle flight dynamics.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of MECH 538, MECH 580 (if taken in the same topic).

Graduate course in the Mechanical Engineering program offered by the Faculty of Graduate Studies.

Fall 2019 Spring 2020 Summer 2020

Summer timetable available: February 15. Fall and Spring timetables available: May 15.

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