Accession Number : AD0722343

Title :   The Steady-State Drag Coefficients of Various Cavitating Head Forms,

Corporate Author : NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s) : Dawson,V. C. ; Seigel,A. E.

Report Date : 05 OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : The report gives the steady-state drag coefficients of various cavitating head forms. These coefficients were obtained by numerically integrating the pressure distributions measured experimentally on the bodies in steady-state water-tunnel tests. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*TORPEDO WARHEADS, DRAG), WATER ENTRY, EXPERIMENTAL DATA, NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, PRESSURE, STATISTICAL DISTRIBUTIONS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, GEOMETRIC FORMS

Subject Categories : Torpedoes
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE