Calculation of viscous hypersonic flows using a coupled Euler / second order boundary layer method

  • Ch. Mundt
  • M. Pfitzner
  • M. A. Schmatz
Part of the Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics (NNFM) book series (NNFM, volume 29)


A method is presented which allows the calculation of flows with weak viscous interaction by solving the second-order boundary-layer equations in the viscous and the Euler equations in the inviscid regions. Both parts of the solution are coupled. Ideal and equilibrium real gas results are presented for laminar flows. A comparison with Navier-Stokes results shows good agreement.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ch. Mundt
    • 1
  • M. Pfitzner
    • 1
  • M. A. Schmatz
    • 1
  1. 1.Messerschmitt-Bölkow-Blohm GmbHMünchen 80Germany

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