Accession Number:

ADA531692

Title:

The Near Wake of Bluff Bodies in Stratified Fluids and the Emergence of Late Wake Characteristics

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Jan 2009-30 Sep 2010

Corporate Author:

UNIVERSITY OF SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA LOS ANGELES DEPT OF AEROSPACE AND MECHANICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2010-10-29

Pagination or Media Count:

102.0

Abstract:

The primary goal of our work was to provide accurate information about velocity and density field in the near wake region of a flow around a sphere in a stratified fluid. This is a canonical configuration used in investigating a structure of stratified wakes and in numerical simulations.

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE