On slender-body theory at transonic speeds

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The basic ideas of the slender-body approximation have been applied to the nonlinear transonic-flow equation for the velocity potential in order to obtain some of the essential features of slender-body theory at transonic speeds. The results of the investigation are presented from a unified point of view which demonstrates the similarity of slender-body solutions in the various Mach number ranges. The transonic area rule and some conditions concerning its validity follow from the analysis. (author).

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Harder, Keith C. & Klunker, E. B. January 18, 1954.

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The basic ideas of the slender-body approximation have been applied to the nonlinear transonic-flow equation for the velocity potential in order to obtain some of the essential features of slender-body theory at transonic speeds. The results of the investigation are presented from a unified point of view which demonstrates the similarity of slender-body solutions in the various Mach number ranges. The transonic area rule and some conditions concerning its validity follow from the analysis. (author).

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765 - 770 p.

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  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R20300
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930091010 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TR-1315
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930091010
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc65603

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Harder, Keith C. & Klunker, E. B. On slender-body theory at transonic speeds, report, January 18, 1954; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc65603/: accessed April 23, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.