Pulse Detonation Engines Cycle Analysis and Performance Prediction Code

Award Information
Agency:
Department of Defense
Amount:
$99,940.00
Program:
SBIR
Contract:
N00014-07-M-0381
Solitcitation Year:
2007
Solicitation Number:
2007.1
Branch:
Navy
Award Year:
2007
Phase:
Phase I
Agency Tracking Number:
N071-069-1222
Solicitation Topic Code:
N07-069
Small Business Information
ENGINEERING RESEARCH & ANALYSIS CO.
340 SENTINEL OAK DRIVE, DAYTON, OH, 45458
Hubzone Owned:
N
Woman Owned:
N
Socially and Economically Disadvantaged:
Y
Duns:
966649048
Principal Investigator
 Mohammed Mawid
 Technical Leader
 (937) 291-3800
 mohammed.mawid@engineeringrac.com
Business Contact
 Mohammed Mawid
Title: Technical Leader
Phone: (937) 291-3800
Email: mohammed.mawid@engineeringrac.com
Research Institution
N/A
Abstract
A transient performance PDE code is proposed for development and demonstration in this SBIR project. The proposed formulation methodology for the performance code is based upon a zero-order time-marching methodology to compute PDE properties as a function of PDE cycle time. The proposed PDE code formulation does not require shape functions from experiments or unsteady-CFD simulations, it rather computes the pressure, temperature, density, mass flow, thrust as a function of time within each PDE cycle by using a zeroth order time-marching methodology.The perfromance code will be developed in a modular manner as to allow for incorporating new improved submodels for inlet, nozzle, and PDE chamber as they become available.

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