|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
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An apparatus is formed of a cowl and a flow inlet formed on an interior surface of the cowl. The flow inlet has a supersonic compression section attached to a subsonic diffusion section at a throat. The supersonic compression section includes an at least partially elliptical compression ramp which extends along an approximately 180 degree arc along the interior surface. The flow inlet may form part of an aircraft. A method of air flow using the flow inlet is also disclosed.
1. An apparatus comprising: a cowl that includes a flow inlet formed on an interior surface of the cowl, the flow inlet comprising: a curved upper duct extending from a forward end of the cowl to an aft end of the cowl; anda supersonic compression section attached to a subsonic diffusion section at a throat, the supersonic compression section comprising: a forward portion of the curved upper duct; anda compression ramp positioned opposite the forward portion of the curved upper duct, the compression ramp having an at least partially non-circular elliptic...