Gaziantep University

GAZİANTEP UNIVERSITY

Türkçe
AIRCRAFT AND AEROSPACE ENGINEERING DEPARTMENT 
HOMEPAGE
Course Details
Course Title
STABILITY AND CONTROL
Code
AE 401
Course Info
Introduction. Basic definitions of flight mechanics, control and control surfaces. General structure of flight control systems. Aircraft static and dynamic stability and stability derivatives. Static longitudinal and lateral stability. Aircraft longitudinal and lateral dynamic equations. Nonlinear dynamic equations. Linearization of equations. Longitudinal and lateral transfer functions. Longitudinal modes of motion. Short and long period approximation. Transient response of aircraft dynamic. Basic concept of aircraft control systems. The types of autopilot. Autopilot design. Design of displacement autopilot by the Root Locus method. Inner and outer loop concepts. Pitch orientation control system. Root locus analysis. Acceleration control system. Matlab Simulink simulation of aircraft autopilots.
Credit
4
ECTS
6
Design ~GAÜN WebTeam