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
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE