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Theoretical Computational Dynamics

1st Edition

By Pai

Chapman and Hall/CRC

700 pages

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Hardback: 9780442303105
pub: 1997-03-01

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This book gives an introduction to the theoretical and computational fluid dynamics of a compressible fluid. It focuses on the basic assumptions and the formulation of the theory of compressible flow as well as on the methods of solving problems.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction 2. Thermodynamics and Physical Properties 3. One-Dimensional Flow of an Inviscid Compressible Fluid 4. Shock Waves 5. Fundamental Equations of the Dynamics of a Compressible Inviscid, Non-Heat-Conducting and Radiating Fluid 6. Method of Small Perturbations 7. Two-Dimensional Subsonic Steady Potential Flow 8. Hodograph Method and Rheograph 9. Exact Solutions of Two-Dimensional Isentropic Steady Flow Equations 10. Two-Dimensional Steady Transonic and Hypersonic Flows 11. Method of Characteristics 12. Linearized Theory of Three-Dimensional 13. Nonlinear Theory of Three-Dimensional 14. Anisentropic (Rotational) Flow of Inviscid Compressible Fluid 15. Electromagnetogasdynamics 16. Multiphase Flows 17. Flows of a Compressible Fluid with Transport Phenomena

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MATHEMATICS / Probability & Statistics / General