Accession Number : AD0755007
Title : Discretization of a Vortex Sheet, with an Example of a Roll-up.
Descriptive Note : Technical rept.,
Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERING
Personal Author(s) : Chorin,Alexandre J. ; Bernard,Peter S.
Report Date : NOV 1972
Pagination or Media Count : 16
Abstract : The point vortex approximation of a vortex sheet in two space dimensions is examined and a remedy for some of its shortcomings is suggested. The approximation is then applied to the study of the roll-up of a vortex sheet induced by an elliptically loaded wing. (Author)
Descriptors : (*VORTICES, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS), EQUATIONS OF MOTION, APPROXIMATION(MATHEMATICS), NUMERICAL METHODS AND PROCEDURES, TURBULENCE, AERODYNAMIC LOADING, WINGS, HYDRODYNAMICS, TWO DIMENSIONAL FLOW
Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE