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Unit information: Advanced Composites Analysis in 2021/22

Unit name Advanced Composites Analysis
Unit code AENGM2200
Credit points 10
Level of study M/7
Teaching block(s) Teaching Block 2 (weeks 13 - 24)
Unit director Dr. Ivanov
Open unit status Not open

AENGM31200 Structures & Materials 3



School/department Department of Aerospace Engineering
Faculty Faculty of Engineering


This unit provides a Masters level unit on the structural analysis of aerospace composites

Intended learning outcomes

On successful completion of the unit the student will:

  • be able to identify and understand the major issues for the analysis of composite plate and shell structures;
  • be able to carry out conceptual design, initial sizing and preliminary FE modelling of basic structural components.

Teaching details

Teaching will be delivered through a combination of synchronous and asynchronous sessions, which may include lectures, practical activities supported by drop-in sessions, problem sheets and self-directed exercises.

Assessment Details

25% Test on finite-element analysis of composite components

75% Exam


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