Comment on "Interaction of small perturbations with shock waves" [Phys. Fluids 16, 4489 (2004)]

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It is pointed out that linearized Rankine-Hugoniot conditions in the noninertial reference frame attached to the instantaneous location of the shock front have the same form as the shock conditions derived in an inertial frame moving at the velocity of the shock at a given time instance.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number079101
JournalPhysics of Fluids
Issue number7
StatePublished - Jan 1 2009


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes

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