Numerical simulation of the fluid flow in front of the scoop of a gas centrifuge

  • Marc Hittinger
  • Maurice Holt
Contributed Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 170)


We derived an efficient algorithm to compute shock waves in front of blunt bodies even with very low values of γ.


Shock Wave Mach Number Blunt Body Symmetric Flow Velocity Component Tangent 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc Hittinger
    • 1
  • Maurice Holt
    • 2
  1. 1.CISIGIF-s/-YvetteFrance
  2. 2.University of californiaBerkeleyUSA

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