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TECHNICAL BRIEFS

PSL—An Economical Approach to the Numerical Analysis of Near-Wall, Elliptic Flow

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H. Iacovides, B. E. Launder

University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, Manchester M60 1QD, England

J. Fluids Eng 106(2), 241-242 (Jun 01, 1984) (2 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3243109 History: Received October 28, 1983; Online October 26, 2009

Abstract

The paper points out that, in the numerical computation of elliptic or three-dimensional turbulent flows, the neglect of pressure-variations across the very thin viscosity affected region near the wall allows a fine-grid analysis of this sublayer without prohibitive penalties in core or computational time. The scheme has been successfully applied to the three-dimensional flow around a U-bend.

Copyright © 1984 by ASME
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