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REVIEW ARTICLES

Review: Turbulent Developing Pipe Flow

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A. Klein

Motoren- und Turbinen-Union, München GmbH, D8000 München, Germany

J. Fluids Eng 103(2), 243-249 (Jun 01, 1981) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3241726 History: Received February 19, 1981; Online October 26, 2009

Abstract

Experimental results on turbulent developing pipe flow are reviewed. Upstream conditions are shown to have a large effect, in particular on the development of the velocity profile. It is demonstrated also that the blockage factor, when plotted against the Reynolds number defined with flow distance, is the parameter best suited to indicate the onset and termination of transition.

Copyright © 1981 by ASME
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