Similarity Solutions

  • Volker SimonEmail author
  • Bernhard Weigand
  • Hassan Gomaa
Part of the Mathematical Engineering book series (MATHENGIN)


As already mentioned, dimensional analytical considerations provide exact results. The solution of a problem is considerably simplified, however in most cases the result must be complemented by experimental evidence or by solving the differential equations describing the problem.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Progress-Werk Oberkirch AGOffenburgGermany
  2. 2.Institut für Thermodynamik der Luft- und RaumfahrtUniversität StuttgartStuttgartGermany
  3. 3.Large Gas TurbinesSiemens AGBerlinGermany

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