Accession Number:

ADA416331

Title:

Turbulent Boundary-Layer Drag Reduction

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

MITRE CORP MCLEAN VA JASON PROGRAM OFFICE

Report Date:

2003-05-01

Pagination or Media Count:

51.0

Abstract:

This study was sponsored by DARPA, in the wake of ONR-sponsored JASON Study JSR-99-215 on Fast Transoceanic Transport aka, Fast Ships study. The charge for this study is to focus on turbulent boundary-layer drag reduction, which was identified as necessary for transoceanic transport at high speeds, i.e., at speeds U3 75 knots

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE