Accession Number : AD0642179

Title :   SOME DEVELOPMENTS IN THE THEORY OF VORTEX BREAKDOWN,

Corporate Author : CAMBRIDGE UNIV (ENGLAND) DEPT OF APPLIED MATHEMATICS AND THEORETICAL PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : Benjamin,T. Brooke

Report Date : 25 APR 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 46

Abstract : The primary aim of the analysis is to consolidate the ideas of the 'conjugate-flow' theory, which proposes that vortex breakdown is fundamentally a transition from a uniform state of swirling flow to one featuring stationary waves of finite amplitude. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VORTICES, THEORY), ATTENUATION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS, TURBULENCE, GREAT BRITAIN

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE