Intended for a first course in aerodynamics at undergraduate level, this text is distinguished by strong coverage of the fundamentals presented in an ...Show synopsisIntended for a first course in aerodynamics at undergraduate level, this text is distinguished by strong coverage of the fundamentals presented in an easy-to-understand style. This edition preserves the emphasis on fundamentals while adding much new applied material to give readers a feel for the real world of aerodynamics. It also includes an expanded chapter on hypersonic aerodynamics.Hide synopsis
Description:New. The fifth edition of Fundamentals of Aerodynamics is...New. The fifth edition of Fundamentals of Aerodynamics is written in a clear, informal and direct style designed to talk to the reader and gain his immediate interest in the challenging and beautiful discipline of aerodynamics. Authored by one of the pioneers in the field of aerospace, this book offers the most up-to-date overview of aerodynamics to be found in any book on the subject. Table of contents 1. Aerodynamics: Some Introductory Thoughts 2. Aerodynamics: Some Fundamental Principles and Equations 3. Fundamentals of Inviscid, Incompressible Flow 4. Incompressible Flow over Airfoils 5. Incompressible Flow over Finite Wings 6. Three-Dimensional Incompressible Flow 7. Compressible Flow: Some Preliminary Aspects 8. Normal Shock Waves and Related Topics 9. Oblique Shock and Expansion Waves 10. Compressible Flow Through Nozzles, Diffusers and Wind Tunnels 11. Subsonic Compressible Flow over Airfoils: Linear Theory 12. Linearized Supersonic Flow 13. Introduction to Numerical Techniques for Nonlinear Supersonic Flow 14. Elements of Hypersonic Flow 15. Introduction to the Fundamental Principles and Equations of Viscous Flow 16. Some Special Cases; Couette and Poiseuille Flows 17. Introduction to Boundary Layers 18. Laminar Boundary Layers 19. Turbulent Boundary Layers 20. Navier-Stokes Solutions: Some Examples Printed Pages: 1034. 18 x 24 cm.
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