Accession Number : AD0284375

Title :   WIND TUNNEL STUDY OF TURBULENCE IN THE BEAR MOUNTAIN WAKE

Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV N Y SCHOOL OF ENGINEERING AND SCIENCE

Personal Author(s) : HALITSKY,JAMES ; TOLCISS,JOSEPH ; KAPLIN,EDWARD J.

Report Date : 14 JUL 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : A topographical scale model of Bear Mountain and the surrounding terrain is nearing completion. A constant temperature hot-wire anemometer has been acquired by the University and will be used where possible in the experiments. Soap bubble and smoke photography techniques ARE BEING DEVELOPED TO SUPPLEMENT THE HOT-WIRE TECHNIQUE IN THE REGION OF VERY HIGH TURBULENCE IN THE LEE OF THE MOUNTAIN. (Author)

Descriptors :   *TURBULENCE, ANEMOMETERS, BUBBLES, MEASUREMENT, MOUNTAINS, PHOTOGRAPHIC ANALYSIS, SMOKE, WAKE, WIND TUNNEL MODELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE