Special Topics in the Analysis of Aircraft Structures


Code: ΜΕΑ_ΑΜ34


Stress and strain analysis of statically indeterminate multi-cell beams, basic concepts of fracture mechanics and their application in structural integrity. Certification and specifications related to structures. Analysis of connections and cutouts. Rings and frames. Buckling Problems of beams and thin –walled plates, local buckling phenomena and post-buckling behavior. Complex and unconventional aerospace structures. Riveted, bolted and adhesive joints of structural parts and components. Aeroelasticity, focusing on aircraft wings.