An algorithm for unsteady transonic potential flow past airfoils

  • N. L. Sankar
  • Y. Tassa
Contributed Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 141)


Vortex Sheet Transonic Flow Relaxation Solution NACA0012 Airfoil Surface Pressure Distribution 
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© Springer-Verlag 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. L. Sankar
    • 1
  • Y. Tassa
    • 1
  1. 1.Lockheed-Georgia CompanyMariettaUSA

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