ASEN 1403 - Introduction to Rocket Engineering Course uri icon



  • Introduces students to the engineering profession through completion of a team-based project. Students design, build, and static test-fire a liquid-solid hybrid rocket motor. Topics explored include: pressure vessels, combustion, ideal fluid behavior, systems engineering, data acquisition, and model verification. Learned skills will include technical writing, teamwork, computer modelling and analysis tools, 3D printing and prototyping technologies. Degree credit not granted for this course and ASEN 1400 or GEEN 1400.


  • Rhode, Matthew E  
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2020 / Fall 2021 / Fall 2022 / Fall 2023