Accession Number:

AD0408721

Title:

A COMPARISON OF NUMERICAL SCHEMES TO CALCULATE THE SOLUTIONS OF A NON- LINEAR PARTIAL DIFFEREN TIAL EQUATION WITH SHOCKS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

NAVAL ORDNANCE LAB WHITE OAK MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1963-04-08

Pagination or Media Count:

42.0

Abstract:

In a simple problem with shocks and rarefactions six alternative calculation procedures have been tested as to cost and accuracy. Best results were given by the least elaborate method with the finest mesh and by the most elaborate method with the coarsest mesh.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE