Accession Number : AD0682529

Title :   STUDY OF SWIRLING FLUID FLOWS.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Feb 66-31 Jan 68,

Corporate Author : IIT RESEARCH INST CHICAGO ILL

Personal Author(s) : Wolf,Ludwig , Jr. ; Lavan,Zalman ; Fejer,Andrew A.

Report Date : OCT 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 181

Abstract : Three distinct aspects of swirling flow were studied both analytically and experimentally: (1) incompressible flow in a rotating tube, (2) turbulent, swirling flow in a stationary tube, and (3) compressible, turbulent swirling flow in vaneless radial diffusers. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*VORTICES, SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH), INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOW, COMPRESSIBLE FLOW, TURBULENCE, PIPES, DIFFUSERS, PRESSURE, REYNOLDS NUMBER

Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
      Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE