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A modern course in aeroelasticity by Earl H. Dowell, Howard C. Curtiss Jr. (auth.), Earl H.

By Earl H. Dowell, Howard C. Curtiss Jr. (auth.), Earl H. Dowell, Howard C. Curtiss Jr., Robert H. Scanlan, Fernando Sisto (eds.)

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16) .. y u -py~-py t GEOMETRY .. 10 27 2 Statie aeroelasticity where a(~ts-l'A'-r,~ and Physical Interpretation of A La and A La: A La is the lift coefficient at y due to unit angle of attack at TI. A La is the lift coefficient at y due to unit rotation of control surface at TI. Physical Interpretation of aCJa(pl/U) and aCJaaR : aCJa(pl/U) is the Hft coefficient at y due to unit rolling velocity, pl/U. ) at y due to control surface rotation. Note aCMAdaaT=O by definition of the aerodynamic center.

TFor simplicity, ao 5 0 in what folIows. 9 Rolling 01 a straight wing. , My("')=~("'-Y). 2) Thus, C.... (y, y) is the twist at y due to a unit moment at 1, or alternatively, Ca.. ". ca.. is called a structural influenee tunerion. 1) states that to obtain the total twist, one multiplies the actual distributed torque, My, by C"'''' and sums (integrates) over the span. This is physically plausible. C"'''' plays a central role in the integral equation formulation. * The physical interpretation of C"'''' suggests a convenient means of measuring C"'''' in a laboratory experiment.

C. o. 7 Beam-rod represenlalion of wing. * Woodcock [4]. t See Chapter 7, BA, pp. 280-295, especially pp. 288-295. :j: Housner, and Vreeland [5]. 8 Differential element of beam-rod. down. 1),is a second order differential equation in y. Associated with it are two boundary conditions. 2) Turning now to the aerodynamic theory, we shall use the 'strip theory' approximation. That is, We shall assume that the aerodynamic lift and moment at stationy depends only on the angle of attack at station y (and is independent of the angle of attack at other spanwise locations).

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