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Definition of the noun aerodynamics
What does aerodynamics mean as a name of something?
- the branch of mechanics that deals with the motion of gases (especially air) and their effects on bodies in the flow
Alternative definition of the noun aerodynamics
- The science of the dynamics of bodies moving relative to gases, especially the interaction of moving objects with the atmosphere
Specialised definition of the noun aerodynamics
Glossary of sports
branch of fluid dynamics that deals with the forces and effects of air on objects moving through air. (Mark H. Anshel. 1991. Dictionary of the Sport and Exercise Sciences. Human Kinetics Books Champaign, Illinois)
the science of dynamics and the interaction of moving objects with the atmosphere (2006. Dictionary of Sport and Exercise Science. A&C Black Publishers Ltd)
science or theory of the effects of flowing gases (air). In sport aerodynamics play a significant role in those disciplines and movement forms where air and wind influence movement velocity. Important aspects are the taking of movement positions (aerodynamic position) as well as the design of sports equipment, which reduce air resistance if possible; examples are the monoposto position (tuck position) in alpine skiing, the external form (fairing) of equipment in automobile and motorcycle racing as well as in aeronautical sport (glider, hang glider), but also "streamlined" sport clothing such as suits for skating, downhill skiing, ski jumping, bobsleds, and luge. Therefore, the laws of aerodynamics play an essential role in the development of sports equipment and material in regard to optimal conditions for competition. (Herbert Haag & Gerald Haag. 2003. Dictionary. Sport, Physical Education, Sport Science. Kiel, Institut für Sport und Sportwissenschaften)
Aerodynamics Málaga is a charter airline and flight school based in Málaga, Spain.
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"Aerodynamics" is a book by Frederick W. Lanchester.
- also known as "Aerodynamics: constituting the first volume of a complete work on aerial flight"; "Aerodynamics: constituting the first volume of a complete work on aerial flight, with appendices on the velocity and momentum of sound waves, on the theory of soaring flight, etc"; "Aerodynamics, constituting the first volume of a complete work on aerial flight"
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Aerodynamics, from Greek ἀήρ aer + δυναμική, is a branch of dynamics concerned with studying the motion of air, particularly when it interacts with a solid object, such as an airplane wing. Aerodynamics is a sub-field of fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, and many aspects of aerodynamics theory are common to these fields. The term aerodynamics is often used synonymously with gas dynamics, with the difference being that "gas dynamics" applies to the study of the motion of all gases, not limited to air.
- also known as 空气动力学
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Gateway to Engineering (2016)
by CTI Reviews
Aerodynamics: Aerodynamics is a branchof dynamics concerned with studying the motion of air, particularly when it interacts with a moving object. Aerodynamics is a subfield of fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, with much theory shared ...
by CTI Reviews
Aerodynamics is a subfield of fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, with much theory shared between them. Aerodynamics is often usedsynonymously with gas dynamics, with the difference being that gas dynamics applies toallgases. Reliability: Reliability of semiconductor devicescanbe summarized as follows: • Semiconductor devices arevery sensitive to impurities and particles. Therefore, to manufacture these devices it is necessary to manage many processes while accurately ...
by Douglas M. Considine, Glenn D. Considine
Aerodynamics is the study of the interaction between (1) a fluid, most frequently air, that is stationary or in motion (wind), and (2) a solid object that (a) is essentially stationary (fixed), such as a building, chimney, bridge, or that (b) is in motion, such as an airborne or...
Aerodynamics is a complex, essentially mathematical and geometric science, but also one that has learned much from nature, rediscovering as it were the streamlining of birds, insects, and fast-moving land mammals.
Physics, Physics by CTI Reviews
Aerodynamics is a subfield of fluid dynamics and gas dynamics, with much theory shared between them. Aerodynamics is often used synonymously with gas dynamics, with the difference being that gas dynamics applies to all gases. Binding energy is the mechanical energy required to disassemble a whole into separate parts. A bound system typically has a lower potential energy than its constituent parts; this is what keeps the system togetheroften this means that energy is released ...
NASA's Role in Aeronautics (1981)
Turbulence Aerodynamics is a discipline that occupies a very peculiar position in the physical sciences. The equations of motion for fluids have long been known, and it should be possible, in principle, to solve the equations numerically. This is not generally the ...
by Thomas J Sitzman
Speech Aerodynamics Speech aerodynamics is a procedure to measure the mechanical properties of airflow and air pressure during speech production (Fig. 8).20–22,24 The aerodynamic procedure involves the use of oral and nasal catheters that are connected to pressure transducers, ...
by Mark Tatham, Katherine Morton
REMINDER: AERODYNAMICS Aerodynamics is a branch of physics dealing with the movement of air. In speech production we use the term to cover anything involving airflow and air pressure.
Novel Concepts, Theory and Applications by Pascual Marqu?s, Andrea Da Ronch
For very blunt shapes, the most important hypersonic simulation parameter for aerodynamics is the density ratio across the normal portion of the bow shock or corresponding value of ratio of specific heats within the shock layer for continuum flow. In the continuum flow regime, Mach number effects for Mach numbers in excess of five are generally negligible (the Mach number independence principle ), as are viscous effects on the forebody where the boundary layer is quite thin.
by Ron Fridell
Aerodynamics is the study of how air flows around objects. To make bikes more streamlined, designers use a structure called a wind tunnel. Inside the tunnel, wind from a giant fan blows past a bicycle and a dummy rider bolted to the seat. Machines measure how easily the wind moves past the bicycle. The more quickly and smoothly the air moves, the faster the bike can go. Designers keep making changes to build bikes with the greatest possible speed. The world's most widely used ...
The Science of Car Racing (2014)
by Karen Latchana Kenney
Aerodynamics is the study of this airflow. Understanding how to adjust it can give drivers an edge on the track. study of airflow to reduce aerodynamics—the air resistance 14 Engineers design a race car to let air flow smoothly.
Aerodynamics is an important branch of Aerospace Engineering. There are three components in modern aerodynamic studies. They are experimental, theoretical ( analytical or semi analytical) and computational fluid dynamics (CFD) approaches respectively. Each approach has its own advantages and disadvantages. Usually the most effective approach is to amalgamate both experimental and theoretical/ CFD investigation in a most rational manner to solve a particular problem.
by Frank Hitchens
Aerodynamics, a branch of physical science, is the study of the motion of a body (aircraft) moving through the air and the reaction of the air when disturbed by the body, as opposed to stationary air (aerostatics) . The name aerodynamics (aerios dynamis) was taken from the Greek language where aerios is associated with the air and dynamis means force . The modern term of aerodynamics was first introduced in 1837 in the Popular Encyclopedia, which to quote, ...
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by Elizabeth H. Oakes
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by Christopher Gorse, David Johnston, Martin Pritchard
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by Ian Whyte
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Encyclopedia of Linguistics (2013)
by Philipp Strazny
Volume 1 A Acoustic Phonetics Acquisition Acquisition Theories Aerodynamics of the Vocal Tract Affixation African American Vernacular English Afroasiatic Age and Language Agreement Ainu Akan and Nyo Languages Albanian Algeria Altaic Ambiguity American Sign Language Amharic and Ethiopian Semitic Languages Analogical Change Anaphora Anatomy of the Articulatory System Anatomy of the Auditory System Ancient Egyptian Ancient Greek Animals and Human Language ...
Nuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)
by P Austin Nuttall
Aerodynamics, ayr-o-de-nam-iks — the science which treats of the Aerolite, ayr'-o-lite — a meteoric stone. [motion of air. Aerological, ayr-o-lodj'-ik-al— pertaining to aerology. Aerology, ayr-ol'-o-je — a description of the air. Aerometer, ayr-om'-e-ter—axi instrument for measuring air. [ loon. Aeronaut, ayr'-e-nawi — one who sails or floats in the air, as in a balAerophobia, ...
by Colin Hempstead, William Worthington
The German program covered vehicle and rail interaction, vehicle design (including aerodynamics and ...
by Don Goodsell
Some, like aerodynamics, derive from classical sources. Many can be traced back to an earlier craft or trade, while the numerous eponyms take the name of an inventor or manufacturer whose identity may become lost in the passage of time – terms as old as the Hooke's joint or as recent as the MacPherson strut. Some are coined by the engineer, some by the salesman, and some by the legislator. They all go into the vernacular melting pot and emerge as part of a living language to ...
For Information and Communication Technologies and Related Areas by J. Vlietstra
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by American Heritage Dictionary
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- Aerodynamics Deutsches Museum
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- National Full-Scale Tunnel Aerodynamics Complex
(AC 99-0030-86): This centennial replica of the 1903 Wright Flyer, shown here in the 40- by 80-foot test section, was one of many unusual planes tested in the National Full-Scale Tunnel Aerodynamics Complex.
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