Provides all necessary equations, tables, and charts as well as self tests.* Included chapters cover reaction propulsion systems and real gas effects.* Written and organized in a manner that makes it accessible for self learning.
ROBERT D. ZUCKER, PhD, is Professor Emeritus of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. OSCAR BIBLARZ, PhD, is Professor of Aeronautics and Astronautics at the Naval Postgraduate School in Monterey, California. He is coauthor (with George Sutton) of Rocket Propulsion Elements, published by Wiley.
Preface. To the Student. Review of Elementary Principles. Control Volume Analysis-Part I. Control Volume Analysis-Part II. Introduction to Compressible Flow. Varying-Area Adiabatic Flow. Standing Normal Shocks. Moving and Oblique Shocks. Prandtl-Meyer Flow. Fanno Flow. Rayleigh Flow. Real Gas Effects. Propulsion Systems. Appendixes. Selected References. Answers to Problems. Index.