The Development of Ballistic Missiles in the United States by Jacob Neufeld

By Jacob Neufeld

Following global struggle II, the onset of nuclear guns, long-range jet bombers, and ballistic missiles considerably replaced American international coverage and armed forces approach. the us Air strength, led via males of far-sighted imaginative and prescient and unusual commitment, authorised the problem of organizing and top an incredible learn and improvement attempt to construct ballistic missiles.

within the region of the century given that, those guns have constituted one of many tree legs of the strategic triad, the root of America's technique of deterring nuclear struggle, but they've got bought much less recognition from the general public and in the Air strength than the extra glamorous manned bombers of the Strategic Air Command or the missile-launching submarines of the U.S. military. This quantity makes an attempt to right the imbalance by way of telling the tale of improvement of Air strength ballistic Missiles.

It concentrates at the first iteration of ballistic missiles: the intercontinental Atlas and Titan, and the intermediate variety Thor. even supposing the trouble to increase rockets has an extended heritage than often assumed, the trendy heritage spans the particularly brief period from 1945 to 1960. in this short period, missiles complex from strategy planning stage to alert prestige, the place the subsequent iteration now continues to be poised to discourage conflict.

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The Jet Engine by Rolls Royce

By Rolls Royce

The Jet Engine КНИГИ ;НАУКА и УЧЕБА Автор: Коллектив Название: The Jet Engine Издательство: Rolls-Royce Год: 1996 Формат: pdf Размер: 19,3 МБ ISBN: 0902121-235 Количество страниц: 292 Язык: Английский Для сайта: www.mirknig.comПосле 50 лет и five переизданий, книга The Jet Engine стала классикой. Книга содержит полное и доступное описание работы и основные принципы функционирования газотурбинного двигателя. Написанная инженерами компании Роллс-ройса книга содержит множество деталей и великолепные иллюстрации.Книга предназначена для инженеров истудентов технических вузов, которые интересуются деталями работы современных газотурбинных двигателей. Книга содержит сведения от теории двигателей до их конструкции и технического обслуживания.0 1 2 three four five

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Carbon-carbon composites by John D. Buckley, Dan D. Edie

By John D. Buckley, Dan D. Edie

The main parts of carbon-carbon fabrics and composites are defined during this finished quantity. It offers info and know-how at the fabrics and constructions built for the construction of carbon-carbon fabrics and composites. The textual content consists of papers via thirteen famous authors of their parts of workmanship with regards to the tactics and creation of those fabric structures and buildings. the subject material within the booklet is prepared to steer the reader via fabrics processing, fabrication, structural research, and functions of average carbon-carbon items. the knowledge supplied contains: fiber expertise, matrix fabric, layout of composite buildings, production innovations, engineering mechanics, protecting coatings, and structural purposes utilizing carbon-carbon fabrics and composites.

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Aerospace navigation systems by Alexander V. Nebylov, Joseph Watson

By Alexander V. Nebylov, Joseph Watson

Compiled through prime gurus, Aerospace Navigation structures is a compendium of chapters that current sleek plane and spacecraft navigation tools in response to updated inertial, satellite tv for pc, map matching and different information options. starting from the sensible to the theoretical, this e-book covers navigational functions over quite a lot of aerospace automobiles together with plane, spacecraft and drones, either remotely managed and working as independent vehicles.  It offers a finished historical past of primary idea, the utilisation of newly-developed suggestions, contains the main complicated and complex kinds of technical innovation at present to be had and offers a imaginative and prescient for destiny advancements. satellite tv for pc Navigation platforms (SNS), lengthy variety navigation structures, brief variety navigation platforms and navigational screens are brought, and lots of different particular subject matters comprise Radio Navigation structures (RNS), Inertial Navigation structures (INS), Homing structures, Map Matching and different correlated-extremalsystems, and either  optimum and sub-optimal filtering in built-in navigation systems.

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Fundamentals of Solid-Propellant Combustion by Kenneth K. Kuo, Martin Summerfield

By Kenneth K. Kuo, Martin Summerfield

This booklet identifies technological gaps in several parts of solid-propellant combustion and encourages additional developments in solid-propellant propulsion structures in order that destiny structures will be designed and built with larger potency, better reproducibility, and greatest security concerns. end result of the range and breadth of the sphere, this quantity comprises contributions from many extraordinary researchers who communicate from their respective components of craftsmanship in solid-propellant combustion. all the 15 chapters presents a survey of past paintings within the topic region, an in depth description of vital theoretical formula and experimental tools, correct experimental and theoretical effects, and technological gaps and destiny learn directions.
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Optimal Spacecraft Rotational Maneuvers by John L. Junkins

By John L. Junkins

This monograph has grown out of the authors' fresh paintings directed towards fixing a relatives of difficulties which come up in maneuvering smooth spacecraft. The paintings levels from primary advancements in analytical dynamics and optimum regulate to an important number of instance purposes. the first emphasis herein is upon the main significant analytical and numerical equipment for deciding upon optimum rotational maneuvers of spacecraft. The authors concentration specifically upon the massive perspective nonlinear maneuvers, and in addition contemplate huge rotational maneuvers of versatile autos with simultaneous vibration suppression/arrest. every one bankruptcy features a record of references. The booklet offers a lot new fabric with a view to be of serious curiosity to working towards execs and complex graduate scholars operating within the normal parts of spacecraft expertise, utilized arithmetic, optimum keep watch over concept, and numerical optimization. bankruptcy eleven specifically offers new details that might be chanced on broadly helpful for terminal keep watch over and monitoring maneuvers

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Boundary Layer Analysis by Joseph A. Schetz

By Joseph A. Schetz

Spanning the whole diversity of viscous fluid flows of engineering curiosity - from low-speed to hypersonic flows - this quantity introduces and analyzes turbulent flows, the physics of turbulent shear flows, and turbulence versions. It covers older analytical tools that are wide-spread in initial layout, particularly for layout optimization stories, and provides concurrent remedy of momentum, warmth and mass move. For mechanical, aerospace, and civil engineers.

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