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Modeling hand glider trajectory

Description
Maximize the total horizontal distance a hang glider flies subject to different configurable wind conditions.

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Source Files

Data Files





glider.dat

! Data file for glider.mos

X_0 :   0.0
Y_0 :   1000.0
VX_0:  13.2275675
VY_0:  -1.28750052
Y_N :   900.0
VX_N:  13.2275675
VY_N:  -1.28750052
UM  :   2.5
R   :   100.0
C0  :   0.034
K   :   0.069662
MASS:   100.0
SPAN:   14.0
RHO :   1.13
GRAV:   9.80665
T0  :   0.0
CL_MIN: 0.0
CL_MAX: 1.4


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