Computational fluid dynamics in aerospace industry in India

Singh, KP and Mathur, JS and Ashok, V and Chakraborty, Debasis (2010) Computational fluid dynamics in aerospace industry in India. Defence Science Journal, 60 (6). pp. 639-652. ISSN 0011-748X

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The role of computational fluid dynamics (CFD) in the design of fighter aircraft, transport aircraft, launch vehicle and missiles in India is explained. Indigenous developments of grid generators, 3-D Euler and Navier-Stokes solvers using state-of-the-art numerical techniques and physical models have been described. Applications of these indigenous softwares for the prediction of various complex aerodynamic flows over a wide range of Mach number, angle of attacks, are presented. Emergence of CFD methods as an efficient tool for aerospace vehicle design is highlighted.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Computational fluid dynamics;Missile aerodynamics;Aerospace vehicles design
Subjects: AERONAUTICS > Aerodynamics
Depositing User: Ms. Alphones Mary
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2011 08:01
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2011 08:01

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