Measurements Within Görtler Vortices

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S. H. Winoto, D. F. G. Durão, R. I. Crane

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Imperial College of Science and Technology, London SW7 2BX, England

J. Fluids Eng 101(4), 517-520 (Dec 01, 1979) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3449021 History: Received November 16, 1977; Online October 12, 2010


Local measurements of stream wise velocity component have been made in the laminar boundary layer on the concave surface of a water channel, supported by flow visualization. Details of the naturally-occurring Görtler vortex pattern are presented.

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