Accession Number : AD0286581

Title :   EXPERIENCE IN THE CALCULATION OF PLANE AND AXIALLY SYMMETRIC SUPERSONIC GAS FLOWS BY THE METHOD OF CHARACTERISTICS

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : KATSKOVA,O.N. ; NAUMOVA,I.N.

Report Date : 12 SEP 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The method of characteristics used for the olution of hyperbolic partial differential equations is applied to the calculation of plane and axially symmetric supersonic gas flows by the method of characteristics. Computer programs adapted for these calculations are described.

Descriptors :   *AXIALLY SYMMETRIC FLOW, *DIGITAL COMPUTERS, *GAS FLOW, *PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, *SUPERSONIC FLOW, *THERMODYNAMICS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE