The Computation of a Two-Dimensional Turbulent Wall Jet in an External Stream

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R. Tangemann, W. Gretler

Institute of Fluid Mechanics and Heat Transfer, Graz Technical University, Graz, A-8010 Austria

J. Fluids Eng 123(1), 154-157 (Sep 11, 2000) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1331557 History: Received July 14, 1999; Revised September 11, 2000

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Grahic Jump Location
Two-dimensional wall jet in an external stream
Grahic Jump Location
Velocity profiles ū for the wall jet of Zhou and Wygnanski 13 (○ measurements, – present model).
Grahic Jump Location
Location yτ of vanishing shear stress for the wall jet of Kruka and Eskinazi 14 (○ measurements, – present model, [[dot_dash_line]] RMS[12], –⋅⋅– standard k-ε model).
Grahic Jump Location
Production P over the dissipation ε of turbulent kinetic energy for the turbulent wall jet of Kacker and Whitelaw 15 (○ measurements, – present model, [[dot_dash_line]] RMS [12], –⋅⋅– standard k-ε model).



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