Engineering Transactions, 36, 1, pp. 3-14, 1988

Thin Aerofoil with Multiple Slotted Flap

T.S. Patel
Al-Fateh University, Tripoli

T.A. Derbasi
Al-Fateh University, Tripoli

A.N. Hassanen
Al-Fateh University, Tripoli

The paper deals with the problem of thin aerofoil with multiple slotted movable hinge flaps. Two particular cases are considered: a) assuming no gaps exist at the hinges, and b) considering the existence of slots. The conventional assumptions of small angle of attack, small flap deflection and small camber are omitted.

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