Accession Number:

AD0262483

Title:

A BACKGROUND OF THE PROBLEMS OF BOUNDARY LAYER RESEARCH

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ADVISORY GROUP FOR AERONAUTICAL RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT PARIS (FRANCE)

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Report Date:

1960-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

32.0

Abstract:

The progress in the field of boundary layer research in recent years is briefly surveyed. The following items are treated to some extent stability and transition, turbulent boundary layers, three-dimensional boundary layers, boundary layer control, and boundary layers in hypersonic flow. In the concluding section the unsolved boundary layer problems for incompressible flow are reviewed. Author

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APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE