Accession Number : AD0773366

Title :   Physics of the Vortex Core.

Descriptive Note : Interim rept.,

Corporate Author : UNIVERSITY COLL CORK (IRELAND) DEPT OF MATHEMATICAL PHYSICS

Personal Author(s) : McCormack,P. D.

Report Date : NOV 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 36

Abstract : The report discusses the kinetic theory of the vortex core. Included are discussions of the vorticity, dissipation and the curvature function; kinetic theory of the vortex core gas; and, transport and optical properties of the core gas.

Descriptors :   *Vortices, Gases, Fluid flow, Flame propagation, Transport properties, Heat transfer, Optical properties, Shear properties, Viscosity, Rayleigh scattering, Polarization, Ireland

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE