Major: Aeronautical Engineering
Year: Class of 2018 (Sophomore)
Stony Point, NY
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“Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass...It's about learning to dance in the rain.” ― Vivian Greene
This presentation provides an overview of how jet engines operate, describing each main component within the system. It also explores the vigorous testing processes that these engines must undergo, as well as the various uses for jet engines.
This presentation introduces a topic which effects almost every engineering discipline, Drag Force. In this presentation the importance of Drag Force is introduced, the consequences of Drag Force are explained, and students are introduced to the work many different types of engineers. After the presentations, students go through a hands on activity which involves using a wind tunnel to analyze the drag force on a car.