Roshko, Anatol (1967) Transition in incompressible near-wakes. Physics of Fluids, 10 (9). S181-S183. ISSN 0031-9171 http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:ROSpof67
See Usage Policy.
Use this Persistent URL to link to this item: http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:ROSpof67
An experimental study of the near-wakes of a family of flat-based cylinders of varying chord-thickness ratio, L/d, shows that the phenomena of vortex shedding and transition are similar to those for a cylinder of circular section. The Reynolds number for appearance of turbulence in the wake is correlated with L/d.
|Additional Information:||©1967 The American Institute of Physics. Patrick D. Weidman assisted with the experiments. The work was supported, in part, by the United States Office of Naval Research.|
|Usage Policy:||No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.|
|Deposited By:||Tony Diaz|
|Deposited On:||01 May 2008|
|Last Modified:||26 Dec 2012 09:59|
Repository Staff Only: item control page