317.207 Rotor Craft Canceled
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020W, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to:

  • understand and apply the aerodynamic and flight physics principles of rotor aircraft.
  • characterise the structural conditions, flight behaviour, performance limits and possible uses of rotor aircraft and other hovering aircraft.

Subject of course

Overview over rotor dynamics and aerodynamics, power requirements; Power plants, power train, controls and fuselages of rotorcraft, rotor systems; stability, flight properties, development tendencies for rotor craft

Teaching methods

Lecture by talking based to relevant features, combined with projected pictures, printed sheets and drawings.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Da derzeit keine Präsenzlehre möglich ist, findet diese Vorlesung in diesem WS 2020 nicht statt.



Examination modalities

Intense talking with students about relevant features that were explained during lectures.

Course registration

Not necessary



No lecture notes are available.