Aerospace Engineering: From the Ground Up
Written with a visual appeal and engaging approach, AEROSPACE ENGINEERING provides an overview of the broad range of science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) applications in aerospace engineering. An extensive overview of the history of aviation and technological innovations aid students in seeing the progression of aerospace technology. The use of case studies and real world examples further supports students' understanding and application of STEM to aerospace engineering. Real world connections combined with narratives make the technical material easier to comprehend. The book includes a complete glossary of all related aerospace terminology as well as firsthand accounts of aerospace professionals in their chosen career along with career opportunities.
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This book is a great introduction to the broad overview of the whole of aerospace engineering. It has a very approachable style and students find it easy to understand. The textbook is perfect for an introductory course intended to engage students in aerospace engineering and to inspire them to consider aerospace related careers.
As a classroom teacher it is rare to find a book that students don't think of as a textbook... this is one of them. They really enjoy reading from the book. That said, it is a great read even if you are not taking an aviation class. If you are taking an aviation training program or course it is an awesome addition to your preparation. You will understand the aerospace world from the engineering perspective.
The workbook that is associated with this textbook has many very cool activities!
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