Compressible Fluid Flow

M E 532 XE Cross Listed: AER E

Course Description

Thermodynamics of compressible flow. Viscous and inviscid compressible flow equations. One dimensional steady flow; isentropic flow, normal shock waves oblique and curved shocks. Method of characteristics. Subsonic, transonic, supersonic and hypersonic flows. Compressible boundary layers.

3 credits

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Jonathan Regele
jregele@iastate.edu

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