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Theoretical and experimental investigations of the reflexion of normal shock waves with vibrational relaxation

  • N. H. Johannesen (a1), G. A. Bird (a1) and H. K. Zienkiewicz (a1)

Abstract

The one-dimensional problem of shock-wave reflexion with relaxation is treated numerically by combining the shock-wave, characteristic, and Rayleigh-line equations. The theoretical results are compared with pressure and density measurements in CO2, and the agreement is found to be excellent.

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