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Supersonic flow and shock waves

Author: Richard Courant; K O Friedrichs
Publisher: New York : Springer-Verlag, 1999.
Series: Applied mathematical sciences (Springer-Verlag New York Inc.), v. 21.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Corr. 5th printView all editions and formats

Courant and Friedrich's classical treatise was first published in 1948 and tThe basic research for it took place during World War II. It treats the dynamics of compressible fluids in mathematical  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Courant; K O Friedrichs
ISBN: 0387902325 9780387902326 3540902325 9783540902324
OCLC Number: 44071435
Notes: "Originates from a report issued in 1944 under the auspices of the Office of Scientific Research and Development."--Page vii.
"Corrected fifth printing, 1999"--Title page verso.
Description: xvi, 464 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Compressible fluids --
Mathematical theory of hyperbolic flow equations for functions of two variables --
One-dimensional flow --
Isentropic irrotational steady plane flow --
Flow in nozzles and jets --
Flow in three dimensions.
Series Title: Applied mathematical sciences (Springer-Verlag New York Inc.), v. 21.
Responsibility: R. Courant, K.O. Friedrichs.
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