Theses and Dissertations
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An investigation of vertical extrapolation of the vector horizontal wind field
(Monterey, California. Naval Postgraduate School, 1960)
Extrapolation techniques including the geostrophic and gradient thermal wind, average wind shear from United States Weather Bureau maximum-wind analyses, and persistence were statistically compared for January 1960 over ...
Guidance parameters and constraints for controlled atmospheric entry, Vol. II
(Monterey, California: Naval Postgraduate School, 1960-01)
Guidance parameters and constraints for controlled atmospheric entry, Vol. I
(Cambridge, Massachusetts; Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1960-01)
Entry of astronautical vehicles into planetary atmospheres is examined in this thesis with respect to interactions of the guidance function, vehicle performance, trajectory prediction, and mission objectives. All entry ...
Cavitation similarity studies with water and Freon-113.
(California Institute of Technology, 1960)