# AEROSPACE ENGINEERING - AE

Syllabi --> Aerospace Engineering

Engineering Mathematics
Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra, systems of linear equations, eigen values and eigen vectors. Calculus: Functions of single variable, limit, continuity and differentiability, mean value theorems, evaluation of definite and improper integrals, partial derivatives, total derivative, maxima and minima, gradient, divergence and curl, vector identities, directional derivatives, line, surface and volume integrals. Theorems of Stokes, Gauss and Green. Differential Calculus: First order linear and nonlinear equations, higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients, Cauchy and Euler equations, initial and boundary value problems, Laplace transforms. Partial differential equations and separation of variables methods. Numerical methods: Numerical solution of linear and nonlinear algebraic equations, integration by trapezoidal and Simpson rule, single and multi-step methods for differential equations.

Flight Mechanics
Atmosphere: Properties, standard atmosphere. Classification of aircraft. Airplane (fixed wing aircraft) configuration and various parts. Airplane performance: Pressure altitude; equivalent, calibrated, indicated air speeds; Primary flight instruments: Altimeter, ASI, VSI, Turn-bank indicator. Drag polar; take off and landing; steady climb & descent,-absolute and service ceiling; cruise, cruise climb, endurance or loiter; load factor, turning flight, V-n diagram; Winds: head, tail & cross winds. Static stability: Angle of attack, sideslip; roll, pitch & yaw controls; longitudinal stick fixed & free stability, horizontal tail position and size; directional stability, vertical tail position and size; dihedral stability. Wing dihedral, sweep & position; hinge moments, stick forces.

induced drag. Kutta Joukowski theorem. boundary layer on a flat plate. oblique shock. high lift devices. Viscous Flows: Flow separation. aerodynamic characteristics. Helmholtz and Kelvin theorem. Orbit transfer. constitutive law. transition.Dynamic stability: Euler angles. flow in diffusers. isentropic flow. thin airfoil theory. Airfoils and wings: Classification of airfoils. in-plane and out-of-plane. torsion. plane stress and strain. lateral-directional modes. singularities and superposition. Airy's stress function. introduction to turbulence. compatibility equations. Flight Vehicle Structures:Characteristics of aircraft structures and materials. decoupling of longitudinal and lat-directional dynamics. Space Dynamics Central force motion. Compressible Flows: Dynamics and Thermodynamics of I-D flow. compressibility effects on lift and drag. flow in nozzles and diffusers. lift generation. Aerodynamics Basic Fluid Mechanics: Incompressible irrotational flow. wave drag. Structures Stress and Strain:Equations of equilibrium. Equations of motion. strain-displacement relationship. qualitative treatment of low aspect ratio wings. Wind Tunnel Testing: Measurement and visualisation techniques. longitudinal modes. normal shock. critical and drag divergence Mach number. subsonic and supersonic airfoils. aerodynamic forces and moments. determination of trajectory and orbital period in simple cases. structure of a turbulent boundary layer. wing theory. viscous flows. Elements of rocket motor performance. Prandtl-Meyer flow. stability & control derivatives. . inviscid flow in a c-d nozzle.

continuity and differentiability. Turbomachinery:Axial compressors and turbines. Total derivative. Systems of linear equations. Cauchy's integral theorem. Buckling. Cauchy's and Euler's equations. Divergence and Curl. Dynamics of continuous systems. Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. Loads on aircraft. Failure theories. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Complex variables: Analytic functions.ME Syllabi --> Mechanical Engineering Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra. Maxima and minima. Stokes. Mean value theorems. Partial derivatives.bending and flexural shear. Directional derivatives. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. Damping and resonance. Laplace transforms. Line. Flexural shear flow in thin-walled sections. Gradient. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling . Gauss and Green's theorems. thrust and thrust augmentation. MECHANICAL ENGINEERING . Taylor and Laurent series. Initial and boundary value problems. Propulsion Thermodynamics of Aircraft Gas Turbine engines. Structural Dynamics:Free and forced vibration of discrete systems. Thermodynamics of ramjets and scramjets. centrifugal pumps and compressors. Limit. Elements of rocket propulsion. Vector identities. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Aerothermodynamics of non rotating propulsion components:Intakes. Eigen values and eigen vectors. Surface and Volume integrals. Calculus: Functions of single variable. combustor and nozzle.

Mean. vibration isolation. Normal and Binomial distributions. Poisson. fluid acceleration. critical speeds of shafts. virtual work. riveted and welded joints. Mohr's circle for plane stress and plane strain. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson's rule. Strength of Materials: Stress and strain. . stress-strain relationship and elastic constants. Bernoulli's equation. Random variables. momentum and energy. including impulse and momentum (linear and angular) and energy formulations. shear force and bending moment diagrams. head losses in pipes. Euler's theory of columns. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. Fluid Mechanics and Thermal Sciences Fluid Mechanics: Fluid properties. fluid statics. failure theories. rolling and sliding contact bearings. thermal stresses. Conditional probability. gear trains. shafts. boundary layer. elementary turbulent flow. impact. bends etc. thin cylinders. velocity and acceleration analysis of plane mechanisms. kinematics and dynamics of particles and of rigid bodies in plane motion. deflection of beams. buoyancy. mode and standard deviation. dynamic analysis of slider-crank mechanism. Vibrations: Free and forced vibration of single degree of freedom systems. effect of damping. brakes and clutches. trusses and frames. flywheels. strain energy methods. differential equations of continuity and momentum. spur gears. fatigue strength and the S-N diagram. viscous flow of incompressible fluids. principles of the design of machine elements such as bolted. Applied Mechanics and Design Engineering Mechanics: Free body diagrams and equilibrium. Design: Design for static and dynamic loading. flow through pipes. Theory of Machines: Displacement. median. torsion of circular shafts. manometry. control-volume analysis of mass. bending and shear stresses.theorems. resonance.

behaviour of ideal and real gases.Heat-Transfer: Modes of heat transfer. Manufacturing and Industrial Engineering Engineering Materials: Structure and properties of engineering materials. heat treatment. principles of powder metallurgy. Engines: air-standard Otto. Diesel cycles. adhesive bonding. thermal boundary layer. shape factors. heat pumps. . effect of turbulence.impulse and reaction principles. irreversibility and availability. black and grey surfaces. Applications: Power Engineering: Steam Tables. First and Second laws of thermodynamics. rolling. calculation of work and heat in ideal processes. extrusion. Rankine. electrical analogy. fundamentals of hot and cold working processes. Thermodynamics: Zeroth. stress-strain diagrams for engineering materials. gas refrigeration. Francis and Kaplan turbines . bending) metal forming processes. various correlations for heat transfer in flow over flat plates and through pipes. moist air: psychrometric chart. Carnot cycle. properties of pure substances. basic psychrometric processes. radiative heat transfer. drawing) and sheet (shearing. network analysis. moulds and cores. design considerations. Refrigeration and air-conditioning: Vapour refrigeration cycle. deep drawing. I. Forming: Plastic deformation and yield criteria. Metal Casting: Design of patterns. LMTD and NTU methods. Reverse Brayton cycle. load estimation for bulk (forging. one dimensional heat conduction. Turbomachinery: Pelton-wheel. dimensionless parameters in free and forced convective heat transfer. analysis of thermodynamic cycles related to energy conversion.C. velocity diagrams. brazing and soldering. resistance concept. unsteady heat conduction. heat exchanger performance. Machining and Machine Tool Operations: Mechanics of machining. riser and gating design. thermodynamic system and processes. design considerations in welding. fins. Brayton cycles with regeneration and reheat. Joining: Physics of welding. solidification and cooling.

Gauss and Green's theorems. comparators. Diferential Equations: Linear and non-linear first order ODEs. scheduling. mode and standard deviation. Correlation and regression analysis. METALLURGICAL ENGINEERING . median. tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly. Calculus: Limit.single and multi-point cutting tools. fits and tolerances. Operations Research: Linear programming. Sequences and series. tool geometry and materials. gauge design. Random variables. principles of work holding. Laplace transforms.MT Syllabi --> Metallurgical Engineering Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrices and Determinants. simple queuing models. Cauchy's and Euler's equations. heat and wave equations. Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Basic concepts of CAD/CAM and their integration tools. normal and binomial distributions. . Divergence and Curl. assignment. Line. Poisson. aggregate production planning. tool life and wear. PDEs . Higher order linear ODEs with constant coefficients. Systems of linear equations. Partial Derivatives. Fourier series. simplex and duplex method. materials requirement planning.Laplace. principles of design of jigs and fixtures Metrology and Inspection: Limits. linear and angular measurements. safety stock inventory control systems. alignment and testing methods. continuity and differentiability. Probability and Statistics: Mean. interferometry. form and finish measurement. Vector Calculus: Gradient. Inventory Control: Deterministic and probabilistic models. surface and volume integrals. PERT and CPM. transportation. Eigen values and Eigen vectors. Stokes. Test for convergence. principles of non-traditional machining processes. network flow models. economics of machining. Maxima and minima. Production Planning and Control: Forecasting models.

primary and secondary steel making. stainless steel making. solidification. friction factors. equilibrium constant. iron and steel making .hydro. ceramics and polymers. cast iron and aluminum alloys. nano-crystalline and amorphous structures. copper. heat transfer . principles of electro chemistry. order of reactions. material and energy balances. comminution techniques.Numerical Methods: Solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations. principles of scanning and transmission electron microscopy. ingot and continuous casting. pyro. VOD. recrystallization and grain growth. single and multistep methods for differential equations. inert gas rinsing and vacuum reactors. shell balances. Flotation.diffusion and Fick's laws. phase equilibria.single electrode potential. secondary refining processes including AOD. Metallurgical Engineering Thermodynamics and Rate Processes: Laws of thermodynamics. principles of heat treatment of steels. alloys. Physical Metallurgy: Crystal structure and bonding characteristics of metals.concepts of viscosity. direct reduction processes. industrially important ferrous and non-ferrous alloys. . VAR and ESR. momentum transfer .and electro-metallurgical processes.aluminium. principles and processes for the extraction of non-ferrous metals . thermodynamics of surfaces. nickel. surface treatments. oxidation and high temperature corrosion . blast furnace.conduction. agglomeration. furnaces and refractories. mass transfer . solid solutions. radiation. activity. electro-chemical cells and polarizations. elements of X-ray and electron diffraction. phase transformation and binary phase diagrams. titanium and other rare metals. aqueous corrosion and protection of metals. VAD.principles. interfaces and defects. magnesium. rate constants and rate limiting steps. size classification.characterization and control. convection and heat transfer coefficient relations. zinc. mass transfer coefficients. metallurgical coke. lead. sulphide shape control. gravity and other methods of mineral processing. structure of surfaces and interfaces. Bernoulli's equation. recovery. desulphurization. ladle metallurgy operations including deoxidation. integration of trapezoidal and Simpson's rule. applications to metallurgical systems. role structure and properties of slags. basic kinetic laws. solutions. Ellingham and phase stability diagrams. Extractive Metallurgy: Minerals of economic importance. adsorption and segregation.

electronic and opto-electronic materials. polymers and composites. basic concepts of linear elastic and elasto-plastic fracture mechanics. creep. Systems of linear equations.tension. brazing and welding. PRODUCTION AND INDUSTRIAL ENGINEERING . failure analysis. superplasticity. gas tungsten arc welding and submerged arc welding. extrusion. Evaluation of definite and improper integrals. source and multiplication of dislocations. gating and risering. melting. welding metallurgy. fracture . Maxima and minima. radiography. gas metal arc welding. Directional derivatives.fundamentals of metal forming processes of rolling. Partial derivatives. yield criteria and plasticity. defects in forming. Gradient. Total derivative. Limit. casting defects and repair. . Mechanical Metallurgy: Elasticity. eddy current. tensile. Vector identities. Metal forming . defects in welded joints. dislocation interactions and reactions. hardness.soldering. warm and cold working of metals. Manufacturing Processes: Metal casting . NDT using dyepenetrant. ductile to brittle transition. stress fields around dislocations. ultrasonic. Divergence and Curl. defects in crystals. forging. partial dislocations. casting practices in sand casting. continuity and differentiability. fatigue and creep behaviour. Calculus: Functions of single variable.PI Syllabi --> Production and Industrial Engineering Engineering Mathematics Linear Algebra: Matrix algebra.types of dislocations.patterns and moulds including mould design involving feeding. hot. torsion. Metal joining . optical. strengthening mechanisms. permanent mould casting. fracture toughness. investment casting and shell moulding. problems associated with welding of steels and aluminium alloys. compression. electronic basis of thermal. fatigue. mechanical testing . Eigen values and eigen vectors. slip and twinning. wire drawing and sheet metal forming. Mean value theorems.Griffith theory. electrical and magnetic properties of materials. fracture toughness and formability. common welding processes of shielded metal arc welding. powder metallurgy. elements of dislocation theory .industrial ceramics. acoustic emission and magnetic particle methods. impact.

riveted and welded joints. single and multi-step methods for differential equations. spur gears. keys. design of bolted. Conditional probability. effect of strain. governers and fly wheels. Probability and Statistics: Definitions of probability and sampling theorems. Surface and Volume integrals. Cauchy's integral theorem. Thermal Engineering: Fluid mechanics . bending and shear stress.zeroth. design of shafts. Laplace transforms. General Engineering Engineering Materials: Structure and properties of engineering materials and their applications. Poisson. belt drives. Taylor and Laurent series.equivalent force systems. strength of materials stress. equations of equilibrium. Gauss and Green's theorems. design of elements . strain and their relationship.failure theories. cams and followers. free body concepts. thermodynamic system and processes. equations of continuity and momentum. Applied Mechanics: Engineering mechanics . Normal and Binomial distributions.Line. Theory of Machines and Design: Analysis of planar mechanisms. Higher order linear differential equations with constant coefficients. Cauchy's and Euler's equations. Euler's theory of columns. Mean. mode and standard deviation. median. its influence on mechanical properties. calculation of work and heat for systems and control volumes. first and second law of thermodynamics. air standard cycles. brakes and clutches. Initial and boundary value problems. basics of internal . Stokes. Bernoulli's equation. flow through pipes. Complex variables: Analytic functions. Differential equations: First order equations (linear and nonlinear). Solutions of one dimensional heat and wave equations and Laplace equation. deflection of beams. heat treatment of metals and alloys. strain rate and temperature on mechanical properties of metals and alloys. Mohr's circle. Numerical Methods: Numerical solutions of linear and non-linear algebraic equations Integration by trapezoidal and Simpson's rule. thermodynamics .fluid statics. Random variables.

patterns types and materials. fits.ultrasonic. TIG. steels and nonferrous metals and alloys. thermal aspects of machining.combustion engines and steam turbines. introduction to advanced welding processes . resistance. MIG.geometry of cutting tools. machining processes-turning. thread production. convection and radiation. milling.types and applications. defects and remedies. tool wear and tool life. analysis of rolling. and design.materials. applications. extrusion and wire /rod drawing. piercing. electroslag. tool materials.manual metal arc. heat exchangers. gear cutting. CHM. cutting forces and power requirements. shaping. defects and remedies. planing. concept of flow stress. thermit. braze welding. LBM. casting inspection. EDM and Wire cut EDM. Merchant's analysis. sheet metal working processes such as blanking. submerged arc.fundamentals of conduction. and testing. Machining and Machine Tool Operations: Basic machine tools. honing. and tolerances. super finishing. boring. extrusion. coining and embossing. EBM. Metal Forming: Stress-strain relations in elastic and plastic deformation. machinability. wire and tube drawing. deformation mechanisms.soldering. PAM.other joining processes . making. selection of machining parameters. laser beam. economics of machining.configuration. AJM. hot and cold working forging. design of die and punch. deep drawing. electron beam. brazing. inspection of welded joints. metal working defects. forging. cutting fluids. rolling. friction. drilling. press tools . Production Engineering Metal Casting: Casting processes . forge.USM. . ECM. mechanics of machining . casting techniques of cast iron. lapping.principles. solidification. allowances. Metal Joining Processes: Welding processes . thermal cutting. chip formation. Metrology and Inspection: Limits. heat transfer . and explosive welding. design of casting. WJM. broaching. moulds and cores . plasma arc. grinding. principles and applications of nontraditional machining processes . Tool Engineering: Jigs and fixtures . gating and risering. principles of forging die design. bending.

parameter selection and comparison of production alternatives. diversification. standardization. CNC. design of limit gauges. DNC. break-even analysis. Robotics. manufacturing technologies . Work System Design: Taylor's scientific management. surface finish measurement. compaction and sintering. measurement of straightness. selective assembly. work sampling. compression and blow molding. tolerance design. extrusion. Powder Metallurgy: Production of metal powders. cellular manufacturing.interchangeability. NC. principles of motion economy. roundness. flatness. PMTS. techniques for evaluation of capital investments. simplification. types of plant layout and their evaluation. concurrent engineering. comparators. plastic processing . CAPP. alignment testing of machine tools.strategies and selection. product life cycle. tolerance analysis in manufacturing and assembly. business process reengineering. merit rating. Facility Design: Facility location factors and evaluation of alternate locations. method study.injection. Industrial Engineering Product Design and Development: Principles of good product design. Polymers and Composites: Introduction to polymers and composites. micro-motion study. quality and cost considerations. linear and angular measurements by mechanical and optical methods. time and cost analysis.concepts and measurements. process capability. ergonomics. squareness and symmetry. work measurement stop watch time study. process planning. inspection of screw threads and gears. and wage administration. calendaring and thermoforming. Gilbreths's contributions. FMS. computer aided . molding of composites. Manufacturing Analysis: Sources of errors in manufacturing. incentive schemes. Engineering Economy and Costing: Elementary cost accounting and methods of depreciation. productivity . interferometry. financial statements. job evaluation. Computer Integrated Manufacturing: Basic concepts of CAD. CAM. standard data. value engineering and analysis. and CIM.

Inventory .Taguchi method. statistical quality control. knowledge based systems. scheduling and priority dispatching. deterministic and probabilistic inventory models. order control and flow control. aggregate production planning. ISO 9000. perpetual and periodic inventory control systems. time-cost tradeoff. total productive maintenance concept and applications. Intellectual Property System: Definition of intellectual property. quality circles. concept of JIT manufacturing system. availability and maintainability. copyright. acceptance sampling. quality assurance. six sigma. simplex method. materials handling systems. patent. trend and seasonality. importance of IPR. assembly line balancing. zero defects. simulation . industrial design and trademark. reliability models. resource leveling. logistics. information storage and retrieval system . classifications.database and data structures. exponential smoothing. transportation and assignment models. Production Planning and Inventory Control: Forecasting techniques causal and time series models.concept and costs. duality and sensitivity analysis. master production scheduling.functions. preventive maintenance and replacement. push and pull production systems. TRIPS and its implications. quantity discount. design of experiments . distribution. distribution of failure and repair times. network flow models.manufacturing applications. moving average. MRP and MRP-II. dynamic programming. Reliability and Maintenance: Reliability. costs. determination of MTBF and MTTR.layout design techniques. and supply chain management. . Quality Management: Quality . Management Information System: Value of information. Operation Research: Linear programming . routing.problem formulation. constrained optimization and Lagrange multipliers. total quality management. PERT and CPM. system reliability determination. simple queuing models.