3D applications of a Cartesian grid Euler method

John E. Melton, Marsha J. Berger, Michael J. Aftosmis, Michael D. Wong

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Abstract

This report describes recent progress in the development and application of 3D Cartesian grid generation and Euler flow solution techniques. Improvements to flow field grid generation algorithms, geometry representations, and geometry refinement criteria are presented, including details of a procedure for correctly identifying and resolving extremely thin surface features. An initial implementation of automatic flow field refinement is also presented. Results for several 3D multi-component configurations are provided and discussed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
StatePublished - Jan 1 1995
Event33rd Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, 1995 - Reno, United States
Duration: Jan 9 1995Jan 12 1995

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Other33rd Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, 1995
CountryUnited States
CityReno
Period1/9/951/12/95

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Space and Planetary Science
  • Aerospace Engineering

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Melton, J. E., Berger, M. J., Aftosmis, M. J., & Wong, M. D. (1995). 3D applications of a Cartesian grid Euler method. Paper presented at 33rd Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, 1995, Reno, United States.