Accession Number : AD0803435

Title :   ON THE USE OF RESTRICTED VARIATIONAL PRINCIPLE METHODS FOR BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS OF KINETIC THEORY.

Descriptive Note : Rept. for 1 Jul-1 Aug 66,

Corporate Author : AEROSPACE CORP EL SEGUNDO CA LABS DIV

Personal Author(s) : Ortloff, Charles R.

Report Date : SEP 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The surface integral term resulting from application of Rosen's restricted variational principle to kinetic theory boundary value problems in a three-dimensional physical space is shown to result in a natural boundary condition equivalent to surface flux conservation. (Author)

Descriptors :   *BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS), (*SHOCK WAVES, (*KINETIC THEORY, BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS), CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, BOUNDARY LAYER, FLOW FIELDS, SURFACE PROPERTIES, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, DENSITY, VELOCITY, TEMPERATURE, AERODYNAMIC HEATING, MECHANICAL WAVES, INTEGRALS.

Subject Categories : Statistics and Probability
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE