Accession Number:

AD0611204

Title:

EXPANSION OF A FINITE MASS OF GAS INTO VACUUM

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1965-02-01

Pagination or Media Count:

8.0

Abstract:

A summary is presented of research on the problem of the expansion into vacuum of a finite mass of gas initially at rest and in a uniform state, assuming a perfect and inviscid gas. The cases of plane, cylindrical, and spherical flow are considered.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluidics and Fluerics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE