Introduction to Propulsion Simulation Using NPSS – Winter Short Course

December 5-8, 2023
Southwest Research Institute, 6220 Culebra RoadSan Antonio, TX 78238
B77 • Training Room 166

Days 1-3: 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Day 4: 8:30 a.m. – noon
Course Outline


This introductory course is divided into modules that cover the basic concepts and features of NPSS. Each module is accompanied by hands-on exercises. After completing the course, the student will be able to create and run system models using the NPSS® software. The course is intended for engineers responsible for modeling or analyzing the performance of thermodynamic and fluid/thermal systems. Instruction is provided by experienced SwRI staff who also serve on the NPSS development team.

The training course cost is $1,350 USD per registrant.

Registration includes 3.5 days of course instruction, training materials available for upload via online link, class exercises, and three lunches.

Registrants will need to bring a personal or work laptop. Training room is not equipped with computers for student use.

Registering More Than One Participant?

To register more than one participant with one credit card transaction:

  • Complete the form below and register the first participant
  • Once on the Thank You page, click on the “Click here to pay” button, which will take you to the Shopping Cart System screen
  • Click on the “Click Here To Continue Shopping” link toward the bottom. You will return to this registration form to complete for another participant, and so on

When all participants have been registered, click on “Send Order” on the Shopping Cart System screen to pay by credit card.

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