Accession Number:

AD0436754

Title:

RESEARCH IN HYPERSONIC AEROTHERMODYNAMICS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 1 Oct 62-30 Sep 63,

Corporate Author:

SOUTHAMPTON UNIV (ENGLAND)

Report Date:

1964-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

Topics which are covered in this report are 1 a study of separated hypersonic flows produced by cavities in cone-cylinder models 2 measurements in a small, low density plasma jet wind tunnel 3 running time and shock wave attenuation studies in a shock tube 4 a derivation of an energy balance equation for determining the electron temperature in a nonequilibrium plasma and 5 a calculation of the rate of three-body electron-ion recombination, using a simple classical model. Author

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE