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Rocket engines.

Stephen Lawrence Bragg

Rocket engines.

by Stephen Lawrence Bragg

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Published by Newnes in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rocket engines

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliography.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsTL782 .B65
    The Physical Object
    Pagination158 p.
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5868239M
    LC Control Number62053447
    OCLC/WorldCa2097817

    Rocket engines are fundamentally different. Rocket engines are reaction engines. The basic principle driving a rocket engine is the famous Newtonian principle that "to every action there is an equal and opposite reaction." A rocket engine is throwing mass in one direction and benefiting from the reaction that occurs in the other direction as a. This book provides a comprehensive basics-to-advanced course in an aero-thermal science vital to the design of engines for either type of craft. The text classifies engines powering aircraft and single/multi-stage rockets, and derives performance parameters for both from basic aerodynamics and thermodynamics laws.

    Annotation Since the invention of the V-2 rocket during World War II, combustion instabilities have been recognized as one of the most difficult problems in the development of liquid propellant rocket engines. This book is the first published in the United States on the subject since NASA's Liquid Rocket Combustion Instability (NASA SP) in /5(1). Rocketdyne was an American rocket engine design and production company headquartered in Canoga Park, in the western San Fernando Valley of suburban Los Angeles, in southern California.. The Rocketdyne Division was founded by North American Aviation (NAA) in , and was later part of Rockwell International () and Boeing (). In , the Rocketdyne Division was Headquarters: Canoga Park, California, United States.

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