An overview of HyFIE Technical Research Project: cross testing in main European hypersonic wind tunnels on EXPERT body

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Brazier , J.P. ; Schramm , J.M. ; Paris , S. ; Gawehn , T. (2015)
  • Publisher: HAL CCSD
  • Subject: ESA | EXPERT | Über- und Hyperschalltechnologien | REACTING FLOW | [ SPI.MECA.MEFL ] Engineering Sciences [physics]/Mechanics []/Fluids mechanics [physics.class-ph] | Raumfahrzeuge | NUMERICAL SIMULATION | HYPERSONIC TESTING

International audience; HyFIE project aimed at improving the measurement techniques in hypersonic wind-tunnels and comparing the experimental data provided by four major European facilities: DLR HEG and H2K, ONERA F4 and VKI Longshot. A common geometry of EXPERT body was chosen and four different models were used. A large amount of experimental data was collected and compared with the results of numerical simulations. Collapsing all the measured values showed a good agreement between the different facilities, as well as between experimental and computed data.
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