In his first lecture on propulsion, Mr. Hoekstra discusses the early difficulties in the field of propulsion and discusses some fundamentals of propulsion.
In this clip, Mr. Hoekstra will investigate the working principle behind the airbreathing engines we use today.
In this clip Mr. Hoekstra will discuss the first of two engine types often found on aircraft: the propeller engine.
In his first of two clips on jet engines, Mr. Hoekstra will discuss the different types of jet engines which are used these days.
In this clip Mr. Hoekstra will answer the question he posed at the end of the last clip: Why are modern jet engines so enormous?
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