Accession Number : AD0652173

Title :   THE PITOT PROBE IN LOW-DENSITY FLOW,

Corporate Author : ADVISORY GROUP FOR AEROSPACE RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

Personal Author(s) : Schaaf,S. A.

Report Date : JAN 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 30

Abstract : The report discusses the measurement and interpretation of the impact pressure on a pitot tube in low-density flow. Viscous effects, relaxation effects, orifice-size effects, and internal flow effects are considered. There is one of a series of publications by the AGARD-NATO Fluid Dynamics Panel. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PITOT TUBES, *FLUID MECHANICS), (*AERODYNAMICS, SYMPOSIA), IMPACT SHOCK, PRESSURE, FLOW FIELDS, IMPACT TESTS, MEASUREMENT, VISCOSITY, SUBSONIC FLOW, ORIFICES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Aircraft
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE