Fachverlag für Wirtschaft und Technik
Wiedemann, Jochen / Hucho, Wolf H.
Progress in Vehicle Aerodynamics, IV:
Vehicle aerodynamics has long been investigated almost exclusively by experiment. The »classical« tool was – and still is – the wind tunnel. Nowadays however, numerical methods – computational fluid dynamics (CFD) – are used increasingly. However, before CFD can be applied routinely it has to meet the following pair of conditions: