Accession Number : AD0803117

Title :   A COMMENT ON THE KELLEY-MCSHANE SOLUTION OF THE YAWING MOTION OF MISSILES.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY BALLISTIC RESEARCH LAB ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Murphy, C. H.

Report Date : JUN 1952

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The use of a binomial expansion approximation of a square root appearing in the Kelley-McShane solution of the yawing motion is shown to be unnecessary. An interesting result is the derivation of relations for the aerodynamic coefficients which are valid for S<1. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PROJECTILES, YAW), (*YAW, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS), MOTION, BINOMIALS, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, COMPLEX VARIABLES, GUIDED MISSILES.

Subject Categories : Numerical Mathematics
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE