Accession Number:

AD0436729

Title:

RESEARCH IN HYPERSONICS AND MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS,

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Corporate Author:

RENSSELAER POLYTECHNIC INST TROY N Y

Report Date:

1964-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

138.0

Abstract:

The research programs in hypersonics at the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute are discussed. The hypersonic shock tunnel and the calibration shock tube are described. Programs in nonequalibrium fluid dynamics, rarefied gasdynamics, and plasma physics are described. Theoretical studies are devoted to nonequilibrium inviscid flow. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE