Aerodynamic shape optimization of multi-element airfoils in ground effect

Arron Melvin, Luigi Martinelli

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Abstract

An adjoint-based shape optimization method is extended to include multi-element airfoils in ground effect, with a moving ground plane. Case studies are presented to highlight the features of the proposed approach.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit
PublisherAmerican Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc.
ISBN (Print)9781563479373
DOIs
StatePublished - Jan 1 2008

Publication series

Name46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Aerospace Engineering

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    Melvin, A., & Martinelli, L. (2008). Aerodynamic shape optimization of multi-element airfoils in ground effect. In 46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit [2008-0327] (46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit). American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc.. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2008-327