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Extra resources for Aerodynamics for Engineers (5th Edition)
I(51867°R) 2 = ft4 s2°RJ The unit lbf s2/ft4 is often written as slugs/ft3, where slugs are alternative units of mass in the English systern. 174 Ibm. Sec. 2 / Solving for the Aerothermodynamic Parameters For vehicles that are flying at approximately 100 mIs (330 ftls), or less, the den- sity of the air flowing past the vehicle is assumed constant when obtaining a solution for the flow field. 10) would require that the pressure and the temperature remain constant (or change proportionally) in order for the density to remain constant throughout the flow field.
20. predictions. It is common to refer to the free-stream properties by the altitude in the atmosphericmodel at which those conditions occur. 00199 slugs/It3' then the density altitude (ha) would be 6000 ft. 21. One of the design requirements for a multirole jet fighter is that it can survive a maximum sustained load factor of 9g at 15,000 ft MSL (mean sea level). What are the atmospheric values of the pressure, of the temperature, and of the density, that define the free-stream properties that you would use in the calculations that determine if a proposed design can meet this requirement?
Sec. 1 2a) Kinematic Viscosity. The aerodynamicist may encounter many applications where the ratio p,/p has been replaced by a single parameter. Because this ratio appears frequently, it has been given a special name, the kinematic viscosity. 13) p Chap. 1 / Why Study Aerodynamks? 34 In this ratio, the force units (or. , square meters per second or square feet per second). 22 lbf/ft2. 7, p. 7383 p. 002377 lbf s2/ft4; while, from lbf s/ft2. 174 ft lbm/lbf s2, to arrive at the appropriate units. = p.
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