Academic Catalog


Course Code: 5720716
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 8.0
Department: Aerospace Engineering
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Graduate
Course Coordinator:
Offered Semester: Fall and Spring Semesters.

Course Content

Introduction. Meteorological aspects. Icing physics. Parameters affecting icing. Ice accretion prediction: supercooled droplet trajectories, droplet impact, droplet collection efficiency, thermodynamic analysis, ice growth rates. Messinger Model. 2-D and 3-D ice accretion simulation. Supercooled large droplets. Icing certification.