The aerodynamics of high speed ground transportation

  • 434 Pages
  • 2.50 MB
  • English
Western Periodicals Co. , [North Hollywood, Calif.]
Ground-cushion phenomenon, Ground-effect machines, High speed ground transport
Statementby Andrew G. Hammitt.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 434 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22964083M

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Aerodynamics of high speed ground transportation. [North Hollywood, Calif.] Western Periodicals Co. [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Andrew G Hammitt.

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Bombardier. The data has also deepened the understanding of basic flow physics of slender body aerodynamics in the presence of ground. Key-Words: Train Aerodynamics, Aerodynamic Train Model, ATM, Slender Body, Cross-Wind Stability, Numerical validation experiment 1 Intercity high-speed train operated by Deutsche Bahn AG in Germany 1 Introduction.

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Automotive aerodynamics is the study of the aerodynamics of road vehicles. Its main goals are reducing drag and wind noise, minimizing noise emission, and preventing undesired lift forces and other causes of aerodynamic instability at high speeds. Air is also considered a fluid in this case.

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Lecture 10 - Aerodynamic Center. Lecture 11 - Notes on CQ 1. Lecture 12 - Quick Visit to Bernoulli Land. Lecture 13 - Kutta Condition. Lecture 14 - Kutta Condition Solution. Lecture 15 - Thin Airfoil Theory Summary.

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Wing-in-ground vehicles, power-augmented-ram platforms, and ultra-fast planing multi-hulls are examples. This book includes the carefully edited contributions to the United Engineering Foundation Conference: The Aerodynamics of Heavy Vehicles: Trucks, Buses and Trains held in Monterey, California from DecemberThis conference brought together 90 leading engineering researchers discussing the aerodynamic drag of heavy vehicles.

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Attention is then turned to the aerodynamics of high speed air flows in Chapters 6 and 7. The laws governing the behavior of the physical properties of air are applied to the transonic and supersonic flow speeds and the aerodynamics of the.

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In the context of modern, high-speed trains, this means mitigating the impact of aerodynamic drag on locomotives and rolling stock in order to save energy and fuel, while at the same time optimising operational efficiency and safety (the latter primarily focusing on stability in cross-winds and at high.

High-speed aerodynamics, often called compressible aerodynamics, is a special branch of study of aeronautics. It is utilized by aircraft designers when designing aircraft capable of speeds approaching Mach 1 and above.

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Lift (Aerodynamics) High speed ground transportation. More like this: User lists; Similar Items. This site was prepared at NASA Glenn to provide background information on high speed aerodynamics for undergraduates, professionals, and life-long learners.

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This review highlights the differences between the aerodynamics of high-speed trains and other types of transportation vehicles. The emphasis is on modern, high-speed trains, including magnetic levitation (Maglev) trains. Some of the key differences are derived from the fact that trains operate near the ground or a track, have much greater length-to-diameter ratios than other vehicles, pass.cone.

The aerodynamic performance of this sponson is shown in Figure 2, Figure 3, and Figure 4. The details of the wind tunnel testing are described in Appendix A. The aerodynamic performance of Sponson A was compared with that of a sponson from a common high-speed RC boat, the Eagle SGX from Competition Marine.

The science of aerodynamics. Aerodynamics is part of a branch of physics called fluid dynamics, which is all about studying liquids and gases that are gh it can involve very complex math, the basic principles are relatively easy-to-understand; they include how fluids flow in different ways, what causes drag (fluid resistance), and how fluids conserve their volume and energy .