Accession Number : AD0289689

Title :   THE FLUID MOTION IN A HELIX

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE AEROPHYSICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : BARTLETT,CHARLES J.

Report Date : APR 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 1

Abstract : An approximate solution for the flow in a helical tube with a square cross section is presented. It is shown that the predicted onset of secondary flow effects is compatible with the measured effect. (Author)

Descriptors :   *FLUID FLOW, *HELIXES, COMPRESSIBLE FLOW, DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, INSTRUMENTATION, MEASUREMENT, REYNOLDS NUMBER, SECONDARY EMISSION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE