Accession Number:

ADA456005

Title:

Research on Instabilities, Separation and Transition in Three-Dimensional Boundary Layers with Emphasis on Gas-Turbine-Blade Flows

Descriptive Note:

Final rept., 1 Jan 2003-31 Dec 2005

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV DAVIS DEPT OF MECHANICAL AND AERONAUTICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2005-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

23.0

Abstract:

1. Gortler vortices on the concave pressure side of a blade 2. Laminarturbulent transition on the convex side of a blade 3. Turbulent separation under the action of the strong adverse pressure gradient 4. Cooling-film aerodynamics.

Subject Categories:

  • Aerodynamics
  • Fluid Mechanics
  • Jet and Gas Turbine Engines

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE