Accession Number : AD0706327

Title :   FLAT PLATE FRICTIONAL DRAG REDUCTION WITH POLYMER INJECTION.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : McCarthy,Justin H.

Report Date : APR 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 32

Abstract : A method is developed for prediction of frictional drag reduction in high Reynolds number flows past smooth flat plates with polymer injection near the leading edge. Numerical results are given for water-Polyox WSR 301 solutions with either uniform concentration or injection. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SKIN FRICTION, REDUCTION), (*POLYMERS, ADDITIVES), INJECTION, FLAT PLATE MODELS, MATHEMATICAL PREDICTION, REYNOLDS NUMBER, LEADING EDGES, SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES), CONCENTRATION(CHEMISTRY), LUBRICANTS

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE