Accession Number : AD0604103

Title :   TURBULENT WAKES IN DENSITY STRATIFIED FLUIDS OF FINITE EXTENT.

Descriptive Note : Rept. no. 65,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE HYDRODYNAMICS LAB

Personal Author(s) : Prych,Edmund A. ; Harty,Frederick R. ,Jr. ; Kennedy,John F.

Report Date : JUL 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 96

Abstract : Results are presented of an investigation of the effects of a free surface and density stratification of the turbulent transfer of mass and momentum in two-dimensional wakes. The effect of depth of submergence on the drag of a twodimensional body was also investigated.

Descriptors :   (*WAKE, TURBULENCE), (*UNDERWATER OBJECTS, FLUID DYNAMICS), FLAT PLATE MODELS, DRAG, MOMENTUM, DENSITY, DIFFUSION, FLOW VISUALIZATION, WATER TUNNELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE