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vspaeromodeling [2015/07/02 10:14]
blitherland [Modeling for VSPAERO]
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 ====== Modeling for VSPAERO ====== ====== Modeling for VSPAERO ======
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 VSPAERO will analyze almost any geometry as long as the components are **closed**. ​ Whether you are able to obtain meaningful, or reliable, information is another story. ​ There are limits to VSPAERO'​s abilities to converge toward what you may think is the "​right"​ answer for a given set of flow conditions. ​ Keep in mind that this is a linear solver. ​ VSPAERO will not, for example, model stall characteristics or, in fact, separation of any kind.  This is a tool in your toolbox that will help find much of the aerodynamic traits of a model based on a given set of conditions that are within "​normal"​ flight conditions (e.g. cruise, small alpha, small beta) which you can later modify according to whatever physical limits you feel are necessary. VSPAERO will analyze almost any geometry as long as the components are **closed**. ​ Whether you are able to obtain meaningful, or reliable, information is another story. ​ There are limits to VSPAERO'​s abilities to converge toward what you may think is the "​right"​ answer for a given set of flow conditions. ​ Keep in mind that this is a linear solver. ​ VSPAERO will not, for example, model stall characteristics or, in fact, separation of any kind.  This is a tool in your toolbox that will help find much of the aerodynamic traits of a model based on a given set of conditions that are within "​normal"​ flight conditions (e.g. cruise, small alpha, small beta) which you can later modify according to whatever physical limits you feel are necessary.
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 ^  SR-22 Rough Mesh  ^  SR-22 Modified Mesh  ^ ^  SR-22 Rough Mesh  ^  SR-22 Modified Mesh  ^
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 +This page was created and edited by:  --- //​[[brandon.l.litherland@nasa.gov|Brandon Litherland]] 2015/07/02 10:47//
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