This new book leads readers step-by-step through the complexities encountered as moving objects approach and cross the sound barrier.
1: Brief Review of the Basic Laws of Aerodynamics 2: The Theory of Inviscid Transonic Flow 3: Non-Steady Transonic Flow 4: Lift Slope and Drag Rise at Sonic Speed 5: Analytical Solutions of the Transonic Continuity Equation 6: Viscous Transonic Flow 7: Numerical Methods of Transonic Flow Computation 8: Steps Toward the Optimum Transonic Aircraft 9: Transonic Wind Tunnel Testing
Reviews for Fluid Dynamics for the Study of Transonic Flow
'The book is very well written and is supported by the subject index and problems concluding each chapter. It can be highly recommended as one of the best textbooks for the university courses on transonic aerodynamics.' O. Titow. Zentralblatter d