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Deji11 March 18, 2011 11:25

Extraction of induced drag
 
PLEASE, how do I extract induced drag of an aircraft wing from CFD data? I am in BIG TROUBLE...My project is approaching deadline. ..THANK YOU.

truffaldino March 18, 2011 19:19

Take a look at pages 33-36 of this reference

http://etd.lib.clemson.edu/documents...emson-1197.pdf

or google "Trefftz-plane" (approach)

truffaldino March 19, 2011 05:34

Also take a look at this page "Drag eveluation from CFD calculations":

http://www.comlab.ox.ac.uk/people/mike.giles/drag.html


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