Accession Number : AD0764940

Title :   A Sensor for Measuring the Stagnation Temperature of a Rarefied Gas Flow,

Corporate Author : FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s) : Zhestkov,B. E. ; Lipin,A. V.

Report Date : 31 JUL 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The patent describes a device used in the field of study of flows of rarefied gas, in particular the diagnosis of hypersonic low-density flows, when the heat flows from the sensor are commensurate with the quantity of heat entering it.

Descriptors :   (*DETECTORS, PATENTS), (*HYPERSONIC FLOW, DETECTORS), STAGNATION POINT, TEMPERATURE, HEATERS, TEMPERATURE SENSITIVE ELEMENTS, USSR

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE