Airfoils

External Readings

Design and Analysis Software

Questions you should be able to answer

  • Calculate lift, drag or moment created on a given airfoil under given flow conditions!
  • What is stall?
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Introduction

Angle of Attack and Camber

Thickness Ratio

Camber Ratio

Aerodynamic Forces

Coefficient of Lift

Coefficients of Drag and Moment

Measurement