Flight Stability and Automatic Control

byRobert C. Nelson

Hardcover | October 1, 1997

Flight Stability and Automatic Control by Robert C. Nelson
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The second edition of Flight Stability and Automatic Control presents an organized introduction to the useful and relevant topics necessary for a flight stability and controls course. Not only is this text presented at the appropriate mathematical level, it also features standard terminology and nomenclature, along with expanded coverage of classical control theory, autopilot designs, and modern control theory. Through the use of extensive examples, problems, and historical notes, author Robert Nelson develops a concise and vital text for aircraft flight stability and control or flight dynamics courses.
1 Introduction 2 Static Stability and Control 3 Aircraft Equations of Motion 4 Longitudinal Motion (Stick Fixed) 5 Lateral Motion (Stick Fixed) 6 Aircraft Response to Control on Atmospheric Inputs 7 Automatic Control Theory-The Classical Approach 8 Application of Classic Control Theory to Aircraft Autopilot Design 9 Modern Control Theo...
Title:Flight Stability and Automatic ControlFormat:HardcoverProduct dimensions:9.5 X 6.5 X 1 inShipping dimensions:9.5 X 6.5 X 1 inPublished:October 1, 1997Publisher:McGraw-Hill EducationLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0070462739

ISBN - 13:9780070462731

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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