Accession Number : AD0613327

Title :   OPTIMUM HYPERSONIC LIFTING SURFACES CLOSE TO FLAT PLATES,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Cole,J. D. ; Aroesty,J.

Report Date : MAR 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : Consideration is given to the lower surface of a lifting airfoil which is close to a flat plate in shape. The lift-to-drag ratio is analyzed mathematically.

Descriptors :   (*HYPERSONIC FLIGHT, LIFT), (*LIFT, OPTIMIZATION), (*AIRFOILS, LIFT), HYPERSONIC FLOW, PERTURBATION THEORY, SURFACES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE