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This paintings provides the development of an asymptotic process for fixing the Liouville equation, that's an analogue of the Enskog-Chapman procedure for the Boltzmann equation. as the assumption of molecular chaos has now not been brought, the macroscopic variables outlined via the mathematics technique of the corresponding microscopic variables are random generally. consequently, it truly is handy for describing the turbulence phenomena. The asymptotic method for the Liouville equation finds a time period displaying the interplay among the temperature and the rate of the fluid flows, so as to be misplaced less than the idea of molecular chaos.

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At the fourth and fifth design points. This is confirmed by the drag reductions observed on the optimal shape, as shown in Table 2. Figure 3 shows the LoD (lift to drag ratio) trend on the left side and the drag rise on the right side for the baseline, the single-point and the multi-point resulting designs. The single-point optimization permits a valuable increase in the LoD ratio at the design point. However, the overall LoD trend shows that the single-point design performs worse at higher lift values.

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M. van Rooij Delft University of Technology, Delft, Netherlands A. Dillmann et al. 1007/978-3-319-03158-3_4, © Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014 33 34 A. C. L. M. van Rooij and W. Wegner transition on the flutter behaviour of a two-dimensional laminar supercritical airfoil, the CAST-10 airfoil [5]. Steady and unsteady CFD simulations with a fully turbulent boundary layer as well as with free boundary layer transition have been performed with the DLR TAU code [6] as well as with ANSYS CFX [7].

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