Accession Number : AD0613625

Title :   AN INVESTIGATION OF THE EFFECT OF THE WALL BOUNDARY LAYER ON THE WAKE OF AN OBSTACLE PROTRUDING FROM THE WALL,

Corporate Author : MARYLAND UNIV COLLEGE PARK INST FOR FLUID DYNAMICS AND APPLIED MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Love,Richard Harrison

Report Date : AUG 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : The experiment was carried out in order to investigate the flow behind various cylindrical obstacles placed in a turbulent boundary layer formed along the wall from which the obstacles protruded. Obstacles either extended completely through the boundary layer or protruded only partly into the boundary layer from the wall.

Descriptors :   (*WAKE, FLUID DYNAMICS), (*TURBULENT BOUNDARY LAYER, CYLINDRICAL BODIES), (*CYLINDRICAL BODIES, TURBULENT BOUNDARY LAYER), BOUNDARY LAYER, LAMINAR FLOW, THREE DIMENSIONAL FLOW, SURFACES, FLAT PLATE MODELS, STAGNATION POINT, VORTICES, INSTRUMENTATION, CALIBRATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE