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An Examination of Eddy Viscosity Models for Turbulent Free Shear Flows

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R. J. Elassar

Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, N. J.

P. P. Pandolfini

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, N. J.

J. Basic Eng 93(4), 624-630 (Dec 01, 1971) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3425318 History: Received February 03, 1971; Online October 27, 2010

Abstract

The boundary layer equations based on an eddy viscosity concept are solved numerically in the Crocco coordinate plane. A multilevel linear difference scheme is employed. Four different viscosity models are examined and the resulting solutions are compared. The empirical constants in the viscosity models are evaluated by comparing the calculated velocity profiles with experimental data in the similarity region.

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