Accession Number:

ADA242379

Title:

Analysis of Experiments to Measure Body Vortices in Curved Flow

Descriptive Note:

Technical memo.,

Corporate Author:

ADMIRALTY RESEARCH ESTABLISHMENT GOSPORT (UNITED KINGDOM)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1988-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

37.0

Abstract:

This Technical Memorandum describes the methods used to fair data on vortices shed from a body in curved flow. The methods used to calculate local circulation density, total circulation density, apparent centre of total circulation, local vortex centre and local vortex core radius are described and empirical equations to represent the results are given.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE