Smirnov Stationarity Criterion Applied to Rocket Engine Test Data Analysis

  • Stéphane Muller
  • Yves Mauriot
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Part of the Conference Proceedings of the Society for Experimental Mechanics Series book series (CPSEMS)


The problem of the stationarity of test measurements used to identify a transfer function by PSD calculations is addressed. Several stationarity criteria are compared with a special focus on the Smirnov test. A methodology based on this test is then proposed and experimented on the identification of a turbopump transfer function.


Transfer Function Smirnov Test Cavitation Number Stationarity Test Reverse Arrangement 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Stéphane Muller
    • 1
  • Yves Mauriot
    • 2
  1. 1.Astrium Space Transportationles Mureaux CedexFrance
  2. 2.ONERAChatillon CedexFrance

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