Shock waves


Main Publications

Blast waves - Gun firing:

  1. A. Merlen, A. Dyment.

Similarity and asymptotic analysis for gun firing aerodynamics.

Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 225. April 1991, pp. 497-528

  1. A. Merlen, A. Dyment.

Anisotropic blast waves and explosions in a moving gas.

European Journal of Mechanics,B/fluids, 11, n0 2, pp 161-198.

  1. A. Merlen.

Generalization of the muzzle wave similarity rules.

Shock waves, vol 9 numb 5, pp 341-352 oct 1999

  1. S. Cieslak, S. Ben Khelil, I. Choquet, A. Merlen.

Cut cel l strategy for 3D blast waves numerical simulation.

Shock waves, vol 10, nub. 6, pp.421-429, January  2001.

Hypersonic flows:

  1. A. Merlen, D. Andriamanalina.

Analytical solutions for hypersonic flow past slender power law bodies at small angle of attack.

AIAA Journal, vol 30, nb 11, pp 2683-2693 , nov 92.

  1. A. Merlen From the analytical theory to hypersonic aircraft design.

In ”Asymptotic modelling in fluid dynamics” Edited by : P.A. Bois, E. Deriat, R. Gatignol, A. Rigolot.

Lecture Notes in Physics (p. 221-228)

That was 10 years ago!!!!!