Accession Number:

AD0603273

Title:

LABORATORY INVESTIGATION OF THE BASIC NATURE OF LOW DENSITY GAS FLOW AT HIGH SPEEDS.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. for Apr 58-15 Jan 64,

Corporate Author:

VIRGINIA UNIV CHARLOTTESVILLE RESEARCH LABS FOR THE ENGINEERING SCIENCES

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Report Date:

1964-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

119.0

Abstract:

Contents An experimental study of the reduction in drag on a rotating cylinder when held at moderately low pressure for extended periods of time the soaking effect Free molecule couette flow between rotating cylinders The development of intense source of molecular beams for use in direct observations of gas - solid interactions Velocity analysis of molecular beams The reflection of molecular beams from a rotating target.

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Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE