Accession Number : ADP003808

Title :   Cavitation Inception: A Review-Progress Since 19th ATTC (American Towing Tank Conference),

Corporate Author : DAVID W TAYLOR NAVAL SHIP RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT CENTER BETHESDA MD

Personal Author(s) : Shen,Y. T. ; Peterson,F. B.

Report Date : AUG 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 29

Abstract : Topics covered include: Nuclei; Viscous Effect; Cavitation Susceptibility; Nucleation Control; and Measurement of Nuclei.

Descriptors :   *Cavitation, *Bubbles, Tensile strength, Impurities, Nuclei, Sizes(Dimensions), Nucleation, Control, Flow rate, Concentration(Composition), Surface roughness, Hydrofoils, Propeller blades, Vortices, rings, Instrumentation

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE