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ASTE 470 Spacecraft Propulsion

Units: 3
Introduction to rocket engineering. Space missions and thrust requirements. Compressible gas dynamics. Propellant chemistry and thermodynamics. Liquid- and solid-fueled rockets. Nuclear and electric propulsion.
Prerequisite: senior or graduate standing.
Instruction Mode: Lecture
Grading Option: Letter