Aerospace Engineering Summer Camp | Kids Out and About Albany

Aerospace Engineering Summer Camp

Explore the field of aerospace engineering, tour RPI's top-tier research labs and learn how experimental data is collected by running wind tunnel tests. Participants will apply their new aerodynamic and flight mechanic knowledge by building electric radio controlled airplane models for test flights!

Who: Open to rising 10th, 11th, and 12th graders
When: Session 1: July 15-19, 2019 | Session 2: July 22- 26, 2019 | Duration: 1 Week
Cost: Commuters: $850.00 Residential: $1835
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Participants will learn the basics of aerospace engineering through lectures and aerodynamic demonstrations and experiments in a lab setting. Various experiments will be conducted on different plane models. Students will also design, build, and test two model airplanes utilizing their newly acquired aeronautical engineering knowledge. Interact with our brilliant faculty, graduate researchers, and undergraduate students in the field.

Organization:

Summer@Rensselaer

Location:

Summer@Rensselaer - Office of Undergraduate Education 110 8th Street, Walker Lab
Troy, NY, 12180-3590
United States

Phone:

518-276-6809
Contact name: 
Heather Carroll
Email address: 
Dates: 
07/15/2019
07/16/2019
07/17/2019
Time: 
9:00am-4:00pm