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Modern Research Topics in Aerospace Propulsion

In Honor of Corrado Casci

  • G. Angelino
  • L. De Luca
  • W. A. Sirignano

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxvi
  2. Combustion

  3. Liquid Sprays

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. A. Tomboulides, M. J. Andrews, F. V. Bracco
      Pages 154-171
  4. Computational Fluid Dynamics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 199-199
    2. M. Napolitano, P. De Palma
      Pages 201-212
    3. M. Pandolfi, S. Borrelli
      Pages 213-226
  5. Turbomachinery and Power Cycles

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 251-251
    2. F. A. E. Breugelmans
      Pages 275-295
    3. G. Angelino, C. Invernizzi, E. Macchi
      Pages 297-326
  6. Flight Dynamics

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 327-327
    2. A. Miele, T. Wang, G. D. Wu
      Pages 355-375

About this book

Introduction

This volume, published in honor of Professor Corrado Casci, celebrates the life of a very distinguished international figure devoted to sCientific study, research, teaching, and leadership. The numerous contributions of Corrado CasCi are widely admired by scientists and engineers around the globe. He has been an impressive model and outstanding colleague to many researchers. Unfortunately, only a few of them could be invited to contribute to this honorific volume. Everyone of the invited contributors responded with enthusiasm. v Corrado Casci Contents Preface. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . v Contributors . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . IX Curriculum Vitae . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Xl Publications of Corrado Casci . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . xix . . . . . . . . . I. Combustion 1. Mechanics of Turbulent Flow in Combustors for Premixed Gases . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 3 A. K. OPPENHEIM 2. A Pore-Structure-Independent Combustion Model for Porous Media with Application to Graphite Oxidation 19 M. B. RICHARDS AND S. S. PENNER 3. Stabilization of Hydrogen-Air Flames in Supersonic Flow. . 37 G. WINTERFELD 4. Thermodynamics of Refractory Material Formation by Combustion Techniques . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 49 I. GLASSMAN, K. BREZINSKY, AND K. A. DAVIS 5. Catalytic Combustion Processes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 63 A. P. GLASKOVA 6. Stability of Ignition Transients of Reactive Solid Mixtures 83 V. E. ZARKO 7. Combustion Modeling and Stability of Double-Base Solid Rocket Propellants . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 109 L. DE LUCA AND L. GALFETTI 8. Combustion Instabilities and Rayleigh's Criterion 135 F. E. C. CULICK II. Liquid Sprays 9. On the Anisotropy of Drop and Particle Velocity Fluctuations in Two-Phase Round Gas Jets . . . . . . . . . . . . . 155 A. TOMBOULIDES, M. l ANDREWS, AND F. V. BRACCO vii viii Contents 10.

Keywords

Navier-Stokes equation computational fluid dynamics fluid dynamics heat transfer porous media propulsion stability turbines

Editors and affiliations

  • G. Angelino
    • 1
  • L. De Luca
    • 1
  • W. A. Sirignano
    • 2
  1. 1.Dipartimento di EnergeticaPolitecnico di MilanoItaly
  2. 2.School of EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaIrvineUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4612-0945-4
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4612-6956-4
  • Online ISBN 978-1-4612-0945-4
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