Application of Tchebichef form of harmonic analysis to the calculation of zero-lift wave drag of wing-body-tail combinations

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Report presenting an improvement of the computing procedure of NACA RM A53H17 using a new procedure of harmonic analysis using Tchebichef polynominals. The two main improvements are the simplification of computing procedures and the provision for a comprehensive check solution which includes a direct check of how well the number of harmonics used represent the area-distribution curve.

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Holdaway, George H. & Mersman, William A. February 13, 1956.

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  • Main Title: Application of Tchebichef form of harmonic analysis to the calculation of zero-lift wave drag of wing-body-tail combinations
  • Series Title: NACA Research Memorandums

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Report presenting an improvement of the computing procedure of NACA RM A53H17 using a new procedure of harmonic analysis using Tchebichef polynominals. The two main improvements are the simplification of computing procedures and the provision for a comprehensive check solution which includes a direct check of how well the number of harmonics used represent the area-distribution curve.

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61 p. : ill.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R18298
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930089008 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-RM-A55J28
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930089008
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc61932

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  • February 13, 1956

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Holdaway, George H. & Mersman, William A. Application of Tchebichef form of harmonic analysis to the calculation of zero-lift wave drag of wing-body-tail combinations, report, February 13, 1956; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc61932/: accessed December 17, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.