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Turbulence hits wall

Perry, Anthony E. and Sleicher, Charles (1996) Turbulence hits wall. Science, 273 (5278). pp. 1030-1031. ISSN 0036-8075. https://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:20141208-100627339

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Abstract

I wish to express my disappointment that Cipra's article could appear in Science. It is best described as extravagant advertising of unconfirmed ideas. Howlers such as measuring the slope of the deviation function instead of that of the log law of the wall and concluding that the classical theory is in error by 65% is something even my undergraduate students would find hard to believe.


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Additional Information:© 1996 American Association for the Advancement of Science.
Issue or Number:5278
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Official Citation:Turbulence Hits Wall Charles Sleicher Response from Anthony E. Perry Science 23 August 1996: 273 (5278), 1029-1032. [DOI:10.1126/science.273.5278.1029c]
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:09 Dec 2014 22:08
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