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Some New Measurements On the Drag of Cavitating Disks

Klose, G. J. and Acosta, A. J. (1965) Some New Measurements On the Drag of Cavitating Disks. Journal of Ship Research, 9 (2). pp. 102-104. ISSN 0022-4502. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20140902-153543380

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Abstract

As part of an experiment on unsteady flow past a cavitating circular disk, it was necessary to make calibrating measurements of the drag on disks in steady flow. The measurements were made for greater cavitation numbers than have been previously recorded, and show that the drag coefficient is essentially linearly dependent upon cavitation number up to values of this parameter as high as 1.3.


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Additional Information:Copyright © 1965 SNAME. Manuscript received at SNAME Headquarters, November 9, 1964. This work was supported by the Naval Ordnance Test Station under Contract N123(60530)31686A.
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