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CHE – 815 Guided Weapons
Campus SCME
Programs PG
Session Fall Semester 2016
Course Title Guided Weapons
Course Code CHE – 815
Credit Hours 3-0
Course Objectives To provide an understanding of the importance and performance of guided weapons as a means of delivering a warhead.
Detail Content Missile aerodynamics, structure and propulsion (reaction thrust and jet propulsion, rockets and air breathers). Guidance; the need, types and classification. Homing and command navigation. Missile control: canards, thrust vector control. Rate gyros and accelerometers for control. Power supplies, generators and batteries
Text/Ref Books
  1. Guided Weapons, D.E Tucker T.K Garland-Collins, Published by M/s BRASSEY’S Publishers Ltd
  2. Guided Weapons, Burgess, E.
  3. Guided Weapons, Lee, R.G.
  4. Tactical and Strategic Missile Guidance, Paul Zarchan - MIT Lincoln Laboratory (Author) Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics Series, V-199, 2002.
  5. Integrated Navigation and Guidance Systems, Daniel J. Biezad - QED Educational Services (Author) AIAA Education Series Published by AIAA, 1999.
  6. Missile Aerodynamics, Jack N. Nielsen (Author), General Publication Series, Published by AIAA, 1988.
Time Schedule Fall Semester 2014
Faculty/Resource Person Dr. A. Q. Malik (RVF) & Engr. NadeemEhsan (Assistant Professor)
Department of Chemical Engineering
School of Chemical and Materials Engineering
National University of Sciences and Technology