ESDU is an engineering knowledge base which provides validated design methods, data and software tools to help solve complex engineering problems. It covers a wide range of engineering disciplines, including Aerospace, Automotive, Mechanical, Structural and Process Engineering.

The following ESDU Series are included in our subscription:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Aircraft Noise
  • Composites
  • Dynamics
  • Fatigue - Endurance Data
  • Fatigue - Fracture Mechanics
  • Fluid Mechanics, Internal Flow
  • Fluid Mechanics, Internal Flow (Aerospace)
  • Heat Transfer
  • Mechanisms
  • Performance
  • Physical Data, Chemical Engineering
  • Stress and Strength
  • Structures
  • Transonic Aerodynamics
  • Tribology
  • Vibration and Acoustic Fatigue
  • Wind Engineering


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