2013

Modeling Ships and Space Craft

The Science and Art of Mastering the Oceans and Sky

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-4595-1 (Print) 978-1-4614-4596-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xiv

  2. FLUID DYNAMICS IN ACTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-23

      Airborne Creatures

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 25-43

      Human Innovation

    4. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 45-61

      Aquatic Creatures

  3. EVOLUTION OF THEORY

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 63-63

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 65-83

      Hydrodynamic Theorists

    3. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 85-105

      Aerodynamic Theorists

  4. SCALE MODEL TESTING BEGINS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 107-107

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 109-134

      William Froude

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 135-157

      David Watson Taylor

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 159-178

      Early Aviators

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 179-197

      The Wright Brothers

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 199-219

      Rocketmen

  5. MODEL TESTING TODAY

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 221-221

    2. No Access

      Book Chapter

      Pages 223-227

      Computational Fluid Dynamics

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 229-249