PC4860 Advanced Weapons Concepts

This course is a comprehensive overview of the components and underlying technologies of modern missile technologies. The course gives an introduction to missile guidance, missile aerodynamic design considerations, and missile propulsion technologies, followed by an introduction to the physics of modern conventional warhead designs for missile intercept and lethality and survivability considerations.

Prerequisite

PC3172 and good comprehension of all aspects of mechanics and electromagnetics

Lecture Hours

4

Lab Hours

1

Quarter Offered

  • Fall