Unformatted text preview: by β a and β b. a) Does the magnitude of the flow velocity increase/stay the same/decrease across the stator and why? b) Using the control volume shown above (the upper and lower surfaces are streamlines), apply conservation of mass and momentum to determine the forces Rx and Ry that must be applied to the fluid (these are equal and opposite to the forces needed to keep each vane in place)....
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2012 for the course AERO 16.01 taught by Professor Markdrela during the Fall '05 term at MIT.
- Fall '05