Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 57, Issue 4, pp 1148–1155 | Cite as

Measuring the coefficient of aerodynamic drag for a sphere subject to nonisothermal streamlining

  • M. K. Asanaliev
  • Zh. Zh. Zheenbaev
  • K. K. Makesheva


We present the results from an experimental measurement of the coefficient of aerodynamic drag on spherical particles in an argon plasma at temperatures as high as 10,000 K, and for Mach numbers of M ∼ 0.05 and Reynolds numbers of Re ∼ 0.4–10.


Argon Statistical Physic Reynolds Number Mach Number Experimental Measurement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. K. Asanaliev
    • 1
  • Zh. Zh. Zheenbaev
    • 1
  • K. K. Makesheva
    • 1
  1. 1.Physics InstituteAcademy of Sciences of the Kirghiz SSRFrunze

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