Theory of Compressible Fluid Flow

  • Karl SchmidEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


By introducing now the general physical principle of energy conservation one immediately arrives at the first principle law of thermodynamics that essentially states the conservation of energy in its transformation from heat to mechanical energy and vice versa.


Mach Number Shock Front Nozzle Exit Supersonic Flow Exit Velocity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Max-Planck-Institut für QuantenoptikGarchingGermany

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