Accession Number : AD0716618

Title :   Interpretation of Density-Gauge Data for Supersonic Gas Flow,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CALIF LAB OPERATIONS

Personal Author(s) : Schulz,Michael ; Elliott,David D.

Report Date : 18 DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : When a collisionless neutral gas rams supersonically into an ionization gauge of conventional design, the density inside the gauge exceeds that in the ambient. The gauge is assumed to be separated from the ambient by a partially accessible cylindrical chamber of length L radius r. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*IONIZATION GAGES, DATA), (*SUPERSONIC FLOW, *DENSITY), DENSIMETERS, TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, DIFFUSION, ATMOSPHERES, SATELLITES(ARTIFICIAL)

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE