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Aerodynamics: Flow Difference Between Supersonic and Hypersonic

02/08/2018 4:27 AM

How is the flow different in supersonic and hypersonic? And how is the recirculating / wake area different? Is it longer, wider hypersonically?

Edit: Also its a blunt body Im asking about, like Apollo reentering

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Re: Aerodynamics: flow difference between supersonic and hypersonic

02/08/2018 4:40 AM

Try this.

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02/08/2018 10:44 AM

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Re: Aerodynamics: Flow Difference Between Supersonic and Hypersonic

02/09/2018 3:10 AM

Hey solar eagle. What I really cant find is how speed effects the recirculation zone / wake behind it

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02/10/2018 10:01 PM

Awesome. Do you know of any more of these?

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02/13/2018 4:35 AM

Also, how did you find these? I tried to find these and I couldnt. Was it google or some other site? And what were the search terms?

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02/13/2018 8:29 PM

Edit to the above post: I want to read more about this. Also, thanks for this info so far. Very helpful

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