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Wind tunnel tests in the field of industrial aerodynamics.

Henrik Ditlev JГёrgensen

Wind tunnel tests in the field of industrial aerodynamics.

by Henrik Ditlev JГёrgensen

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Published by (Teknisk Forlag) in København .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wind tunnels.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 23.

    SeriesHydro- og aerodynamisk laboratorium. Aerodynamics Dept. Report, no A-2
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsVM761 .H9 no. A-2
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5674059M
    LC Control Number68136254

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