Accession Number : ADP005883
Title : Vortex Breakdown and Control Experiments in the Ames-Dryden Water Tunnel,
Corporate Author : COMPLERE INC PALO ALTO CA
Personal Author(s) : Owen, F. K. ; Peake, D. J.
Report Date : JUN 1987
Pagination or Media Count : 10
Abstract : Flow-field measurements have been made to determine the effects of core blowing on vortex breakdown and control. The results of these proof-of-concept experiments clearly demonstrate the usefulness of water tunnels as test platforms for advanced flow-field simulation and measurement.
Descriptors : *VORTICES, CONTROL, FLOW FIELDS, JET FLOW, SIMULATION, MEASUREMENT, LASER VELOCIMETERS, WATER TUNNELS, DELTA WINGS, FLOW SEPARATION.
Subject Categories : Aerodynamics
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE