Aerodynamic Measurements Book

Aerodynamic Measurements


  • Author : G P Russo
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2011-10-04
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 282
  • ISBN 10 : 9780857093868

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Aerodynamic Measurements Excerpt :

Aerodynamic measurements presents a comprehensive review of the theoretical bases on which experimental techniques used in aerodynamics are based. Limitations of each method in terms of accuracy, response time and complexity are addressed. This book serves as a guide to choosing the most pertinent technique for each type of flow field including: 1D, 2D, 3D, steady or unsteady, subsonic, supersonic or hypersonic. No book currently presents as many techniques as are presented in this volume. They are usually available in only a short course or in proprietary booklets Offers a critical review of the various methods of aerodynamic measurement and helps guide the reader to choose the most appropriate in each case Describes the evolution of specific techniques from old-fashioned mechanical processes to modern computerized versions aiding students and practitioners to understand results of their findings

Handbook of Wind Energy Aerodynamics Book

Handbook of Wind Energy Aerodynamics


  • Author : Bernhard Stoevesandt
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2022-08-04
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 1495
  • ISBN 10 : 9783030313074

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Handbook of Wind Energy Aerodynamics Excerpt :

This handbook provides both a comprehensive overview and deep insights on the state-of-the-art methods used in wind turbine aerodynamics, as well as their advantages and limits. The focus of this work is specifically on wind turbines, where the aerodynamics are different from that of other fields due to the turbulent wind fields they face and the resultant differences in structural requirements. It gives a complete picture of research in the field, taking into account the different approaches which are applied. This book would be useful to professionals, academics, researchers and students working in the field.

Experimental Aerodynamics Book

Experimental Aerodynamics


  • Author : Stefano Discetti
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-16
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 611
  • ISBN 10 : 9781498704045

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Experimental Aerodynamics Excerpt :

Experimental Aerodynamics provides an up to date study of this key area of aeronautical engineering. The field has undergone significant evolution with the development of 3D techniques, data processing methods, and the conjugation of simultaneous measurements of multiple quantities. Written for undergraduate and graduate students in Aerospace Engineering, the text features chapters by leading experts, with a consistent structure, level, and pedagogical approach. Fundamentals of measurements and recent research developments are introduced, supported by numerous examples, illustrations, and problems. The text will also be of interest to those studying mechanical systems, such as wind turbines.

Unsteady Aerodynamics  Aeroacoustics  and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines and Propellers Book

Unsteady Aerodynamics Aeroacoustics and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines and Propellers


  • Author : H.M. Atassi
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 889
  • ISBN 10 : 9781461393412

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Unsteady Aerodynamics Aeroacoustics and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines and Propellers Excerpt :

The first International Symposium on Unsteady Aerodynamics and Aero elasticity of Turbomachines was held in Paris in 1976, and was followed by symposia at Lausanne in 1980, Cambridge in 1984, Aachen in 1987, Bei jing in 1989, and Notre Dame in 1991. The proceedings published following these symposia have become recognized both as basic reference texts in the subject area and as useful guides to progress in the field. It is hoped that this volume, which represents the proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Unsteady Aerodynamics of Turbomachines, will continue that tradition. Interest in the unsteady aerodynamics, aeroacoustics, and aeroelasticity of turbomachines has been growing rapidly since the Paris symposium. This expanded interest is reflected by a significant increase in the numbers of contributed papers and symposium participants. The timeliness of the topics has always been an essential objective of these symposia. Another important objective is to promote an international exchange between scien tists and engineers from universities, government agencies, and industry on the fascinating phenomena of unsteady turbomachine flows and how they affect the aeroelastic stability of the blading system and cause the radiation of unwanted noise. This exchange acts as a catalyst for the development of new analytical and numerical models along with carefully designed ex periments to help understand the behavior of such systems and to develop predictive tools for engineering applications.

Axial Turbine Aerodynamics for Aero engines Book

Axial Turbine Aerodynamics for Aero engines


  • Author : Zhengping Zou
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2018-01-11
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 563
  • ISBN 10 : 9789811057502

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Axial Turbine Aerodynamics for Aero engines Excerpt :

This book is a monograph on aerodynamics of aero-engine gas turbines focusing on the new progresses on flow mechanism and design methods in the recent 20 years. Starting with basic principles in aerodynamics and thermodynamics, this book systematically expounds the recent research on mechanisms of flows in axial gas turbines, including high pressure and low pressure turbines, inter-turbine ducts and turbine rear frame ducts, and introduces the classical and innovative numerical evaluation methods in different dimensions. This book also summarizes the latest research achievements in the field of gas turbine aerodynamic design and flow control, and the multidisciplinary conjugate problems involved with gas turbines. This book should be helpful for scientific and technical staffs, college teachers, graduate students, and senior college students, who are involved in research and design of gas turbines.

Handbook of Research on Aspects and Applications of Incompressible and Compressible Aerodynamics Book

Handbook of Research on Aspects and Applications of Incompressible and Compressible Aerodynamics


  • Author : Kumar, Sathish K.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2022-06-24
  • Genre: Science
  • Pages : 429
  • ISBN 10 : 9781668442326

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Handbook of Research on Aspects and Applications of Incompressible and Compressible Aerodynamics Excerpt :

Aerodynamics is a science that improves the ability to understand theoretical basics and apply fundamental physics in real-life problems. The study of the motion of air, both externally over an airplane wing and internally over a scramjet engine intake, has acknowledged the significance of studying both incompressible and compressible flow aerodynamics. The Handbook of Research on Aspects and Applications of Incompressible and Compressible Aerodynamics discusses all aspects of aerodynamics from application to theory. It further presents the equations and mathematical models used to describe and characterize flow fields as well as their thermodynamic aspects and applications. Covering topics such as airplane configurations, hypersonic vehicles, and the parametric effect of roughness, this premier reference source is an essential resource for engineers, scientists, students and educators of higher education, military experts, libraries, government officials, researchers, and academicians.

Unsteady Aerodynamics  Aeroacoustics and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines Book

Unsteady Aerodynamics Aeroacoustics and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines


  • Author : Kenneth C. Hall
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2006-05-11
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 626
  • ISBN 10 : 9781402046056

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Unsteady Aerodynamics Aeroacoustics and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines Excerpt :

This textbook is a collection of technical papers that were presented at the 10th International Symposium on Unsteady Aerodynamics, Aeroacoustics, and Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines held September 8-11, 2003 at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina. The papers represent the latest in state of the art research in the areas of aeroacoustics, aerothermodynamics, computational methods, experimental testing related to flow instabilities, flutter, forced response, multistage, and rotor-stator effects for turbomachinery.

Subsonic Aerodynamics Book

Subsonic Aerodynamics


  • Author : Ion Paraschivoiu
  • Publisher : Presses inter Polytechnique
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Aerodynamics
  • Pages : 568
  • ISBN 10 : 255301130X

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Aerodynamics of Road Vehicles Book

Aerodynamics of Road Vehicles


  • Author : Thomas Christian Schuetz
  • Publisher : SAE International
  • Release Date : 2015-12-30
  • Genre: Technology & Engineering
  • Pages : 1312
  • ISBN 10 : 9780768082531

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Aerodynamics of Road Vehicles Excerpt :

The detailed presentation of fundamental aerodynamics principles that influence and improve vehicle design have made Aerodynamics of Road Vehicles the engineer’s “source” for information. This fifth edition features updated and expanded information beyond that which was presented in previous releases. Completely new content covers lateral stability, safety and comfort, wind noise, high performance vehicles, helmets, engine cooling, and computational fluid dynamics. A proven, successful engineering design approach is presented that includes: • Fundamentals of fluid mechanics related to vehicle aerodynamics • Essential experimental results that are the ground rules of fluid mechanics • Design strategies for individual experimental results • General design solutions from combined experimental results The aerodynamics of passenger cars, commercial vehicles, motorcycles, sports cars, and race cars is dealt with in detail, inclusive of systems, testing techniques, measuring and numerical aerodynamics methods and simulations that significantly contribute to vehicle development. Aerodynamics of Road Vehicles is an excellent reference tool and an indispensable source for the industry’s vehicle engineers, designers, and researchers, as well as for enthusiasts, students, and those working in academia or government regulatory agencies.