The simplifying assumptions, reducing the strict application of classical hydrodynamics to practical aeronautical computations

Max M. Munk
naca-tn-207
Nov 1924


The application of classical hydrodynamics to the solution of aeronautical problems is based on simplifying assumptions of a fundamental nature, as the process involves setting aside the viscosity and compressibility of the air in the first place.

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