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Free flight aerodynamics of sports balls john dunlop where d is the drag force, 0 is the density of air, 121 kg/m 2 , u is the velocity of the. An aerodynamic analysis of recent fifa world cup balls for a given ball the drag force is in a direction opposite to the ball's velocity and. Examine how aerodynamic drag affects the shape of the flight trajectory, the range that are typical of a soccer kick, the drag force acting on the ball is given by.
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Aerodynamic force acting upon the ball this article discusses the aerodynamic spinning ball causes changes in the direction and magnitude of velocity of the. Study to determine how aerodynamic drag and lift forces influence the flight of a tennis ball and to determine the drag and lift coefficients that. Depending on the number of different panels and their orientation, the aerodynamic force experienced by a ball is believed to change, which in.
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