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Aerodynamic coefficients of non slender cylindrical body

  1. Sep 4, 2015 #1
    hello,

    I am trying to calculate the location of the center of pressure for a non slender cylinder with a cone shapes nose.

    Referencing the internet and notes from a aerodynamics course, all the methods are for slender bodies.

    unfortunately, my body is not slender. I am reluctant to go to CFD route, as I do not have enough experience to trust my results.

    Are there any published methods to roughly analytically approximate the center of pressure location for this case?

    Thank you.
     
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  3. Sep 9, 2015 #2
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