ENGRMAE 213 Electric Propulsion (2016-2017)

ENGRMAE 213 Electric Propulsion

(Not required for any major.)
Catalog Data:

ENGRMAE 213 Electric Propulsion (Credit Units: 4) Space propulsion requirements and maneuvers, stressing those best suited to electric propulsion. An introduction to plasma physics. Electrothermal, electromagnetic and electrostatis accelerators, with emphasis in technologies (ion engines, Hall thrusters and colloidal thrusters) belonging to the latter family. Graduate students only. Concurrent with ENGRMAE 113. (Design units: 0)

Required Textbook:
. Edition, , 1969, ISBN-13 978-0195154559.

Recommended Textbook:
None
References:
None
Coordinator:
Manuel Gamero-Castaño
Relationship to Student Outcomes
No student outcomes specified.
Course Learning Outcomes. Students will:
Prerequisites by Topic

None.

Lecture Topics:

None.

Class Schedule:

Meets for 3 hours of lecture and 1 hour of discussion each week for 10 weeks.

Computer Usage:
Laboratory Projects:
Professional Component
Design Content Description
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Estimated ABET Category Content:

Mathematics and Basic Science: 0.0 credit units

Computing: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Topics: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Science: 0.0 credit units

Engineering Design: 0.0 credit units

Prepared:
July 12, 2016
Senate Approved:
May 9, 2014
Approved Effective:
2014 Fall Qtr