Accession Number : ADA955184

Title :   The Stability Derivatives of a Series of Related Bodies of Revolution,

Corporate Author : DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Johnson,J. L.

Report Date : MAR 1951

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : This report describes static tests performed on a series of axially symmetric bodies, of systematically varied form. Lift and moment derivatives are plotted as a function of form and approximate empirical relationships between derivatives and form are cited.

Descriptors :   BODIES OF REVOLUTION

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE