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Unformatted text preview: a is completely immersed in fluid and located in a vertical plane with a vertex at a depth h below the surface of the fluid. The force F acting on one side of the plate is given by: dy y h y F a ∫-= 3 ) ( 3 2 ρ where ρ is the fluid density, while the total moment M is given by: dy y h y M a ∫-= 3 2 ) ( 3 2 Find the location of the centre of pressure y , given by: ) ( y h F M-=...
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This note was uploaded on 02/02/2009 for the course AERO 0398930 taught by Professor Dryeng during the Spring '09 term at University of Bristol.
- Spring '09
- Aerospace Engineering