Accession Number : AD0282961

Title :   A WATER MODEL STUDY OF VORTEX FLOW IN COMBUSTION CHAMBERS

Corporate Author : PENNSYLVANIA STATE UNIV UNIVERSITY PARK

Personal Author(s) : MAYERS,JOSEPH B.

Report Date : AUG 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : The relationships that exist between the actual gas flow case in gas cylinders and the two dimensional, free-surface water model is used to study the effect of combustion chamber geometry on the induced flows, by determining approximate flow data from water models of several chambers of known engine performance. (Author)

Descriptors :   *ANALOG SYSTEMS, *COMBUSTION CHAMBERS, *FLUID MECHANICS, *GAS FLOW, *VORTICES, GAS CYLINDERS, HYDRAULIC MODELS, TURBULENCE

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE