Experimental models

E. Zussman, Alexander Yarin, D. Weihs

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Abstract

Modeling of thrip wings for flapping unmanned aerial vehicle was carried out. Thrips wings was modeled using wing span 0.81 mm, average chord (rod length) 0.3 mm rod diameter 1.5 micron, and distance to diameter ratio was 10:1. The total normalized drag exerted on ellipsoids on the edge and in the center of a row moving along the normal direction. The results show that the length scale for Reynold number was rod diameter, NOT body size.

Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationAUVSI's Unmanned Systems North America 2004 - Proceedings
Pages823-830
Number of pages8
Publication statusPublished - 2004 Dec 1
EventAUVSI's Unmanned Systems North America 2004 - Proceedings - Anaheim, CA, United States
Duration: 2004 Aug 32004 Aug 5

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OtherAUVSI's Unmanned Systems North America 2004 - Proceedings
CountryUnited States
CityAnaheim, CA
Period04/8/304/8/5

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Engineering(all)

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    Zussman, E., Yarin, A., & Weihs, D. (2004). Experimental models. In AUVSI's Unmanned Systems North America 2004 - Proceedings (pp. 823-830)