Accession Number : AD0774350

Title :   Problems of Wind Tunnel Design and Testing.

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

Report Date : DEC 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 179

Abstract : ;Contents: Some considerations of future low-speed tunnels for Europe; Project study of a large European transonic Ludwieg tube windtunnel; The development of an efficient and economical system for the generation of quiet transonic flows suitable for model testing at high Reynolds number; The injector driven tunnel; Soufflerie a compresseur hydraulique; Facilities for aerodynamic testing at hypersonic speeds.

Descriptors :   *Wind tunnels, Experimental design, Subsonic flow, Transonic flow, Hypersonic flow, Boundary layer, Reynolds number, Fluid mechanics, Aerodynamic characteristics

Subject Categories : Test Facilities, Equipment and Methods
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE