On Stokes' Stream Function in Compressible Small-Disturbance Theory

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Note presenting a study of Stokes' stream function for subsonic or supersonic flow past axisymmetric bodies of small slope. The first-order equation is found to be nonlinear. It can be linearized if one seeks only the formal order of accuracy of the slender-body approximation.

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Van Dyke, Milton D. February 1957.

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  • Main Title: On Stokes' Stream Function in Compressible Small-Disturbance Theory
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Note presenting a study of Stokes' stream function for subsonic or supersonic flow past axisymmetric bodies of small slope. The first-order equation is found to be nonlinear. It can be linearized if one seeks only the formal order of accuracy of the slender-body approximation.

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15 p.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R13984
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930084694 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-3877
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930084694
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc56325

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Van Dyke, Milton D. On Stokes' Stream Function in Compressible Small-Disturbance Theory, report, February 1957; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc56325/: accessed December 13, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.