In-Flight Investigations of Tollmien-Schlichting Waves

  • Arne Seitz
  • K.-H. Horstmann
Part of the Solid mechanics and its applications book series (SMIA, volume 129)


Wall Shear Stress Wave Packet Laminar Boundary Layer Flight Test Linear Stability Theory 
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  • Arne Seitz
    • 1
  • K.-H. Horstmann
    • 1
  1. 1.DLR Institute of Aerodynamics and Flow TechnologyGermany

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