by Bijan Sarhangpour
Bijan Sarhangpour earned his degree in mechanical engineering from Isfahan, Iran, before going on to study other disciplines around the globe.
Aerospace engineering is now among his areas of specialization.
About Aerospace Engineering
An aerospace engineer like Bijan Sarhangpour is concerned with the designed, production, and testing of aircraft, spacecraft, and equipment or systems related to them.
This field is among the newer engineering disciplines, with origins in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.
The two major overlapping branches with Aerospace engineering include:
* Astronautical Engineering
* Aeronautical Engineering
Is Aerospace Engineering Useful?
Aerospace engineering is a stable field that is expected to grow by 6% between 2016 and 2016.
These professionals are in demand to design and work on aircraft, spacecraft, missiles, and satellites.
Not only is it a useful career for the advancement of society, but it also pays an average of USD 115,220 per year.