Mach Wave Elimination
A new method for quieting high-speed jets
(U.S. Patents 5590520 and 5916127)


THE CONCEPT

EXPERIMENTAL SETUP

ACOUSTIC DATA

APPLICATION TO AEROENGINES

TECHNOLOGY EXCHANGE

FUTURE PLANS

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PUBLICITY & AWARDS

Future Plans

Future directions for the MWE research include:

  • Optimization of TMWE nozzles.  A combined experimental-computational effort is envisioned.
  • Shortening further the potential core region.
  • Effects of forward flight
  • Wing-engine integration studies.
  • Optimization of multi-engine installation.

 

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