Peak Heat Flux

Some articles on peak heat flux, peak, heat, heat flux:

Reentry - Entry Vehicle Design Considerations
... when designing a vehicle for atmospheric entry Peak heat flux Heat load Peak deceleration Peak dynamic pressure Peak heat flux and dynamic pressure selects the TPS material ... Heat load selects the thickness of the TPS material stack ... Peak deceleration is of major importance for manned missions ...
Reentry - Shock Layer Gas Physics - Real (equilibrium) Gas Model
... for a 7.8 km/s entry into air during peak heat flux ... of extreme importance towards modeling heat flux, owes its validity to the stagnation point being in chemical equilibrium ... Galileo Probe's entry into Jupiter's atmosphere, the shock layer was mostly in equilibrium during peak heat flux due to the very high pressures experienced (this ...

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