0
RESEARCH PAPERS

On the Analysis of Turbulent Boundary Layers on Slender Cylinders

[+] Author and Article Information
J. A. D. Ackroyd

Department of the Mechanics of Fluids, University of Manchester, Manchester, England

J. Fluids Eng 104(2), 185-190 (Jun 01, 1982) (6 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3241806 History: Received April 30, 1980; Online October 26, 2009

Abstract

An earlier analysis of turbulent flow along a cylinder in a uniform stream by White is corrected. The analysis has been extended to include turbulent flow along a cylinder extruding through an orifice into a fluid at rest. The analyses are compared with the available data for drag and, except in the case of the cylinder extruding into a fluid at rest, the comparison is reasonably encouraging.

Copyright © 1982 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.

References

Figures

Tables

Errata

Discussions

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In