Turbulent boundary layer theory and its application to blade profile design
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Published by H.M.S.O. in London .
Written in English


  • Turbulent boundary layer.,
  • Airplanes -- Turbojet engines -- Blades.

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Bibliography: p. 26-28.

Statementby D. J. L. Smith.
Series[Great Britain] Aeronautical Research Council. Current papers,, no. 868, Current papers (Aeronautical Research Council (Great Britain)) ;, no. 868.
LC ClassificationsTL507 .G77 no. 868
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 47 p.
Number of Pages47
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5573005M
LC Control Number67082603

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