Experiments in Fluids

, Volume 3, Issue 6, pp 339–341

Effect of spanwise probe volume length on laser velocimeter measurements in wall bounded turbulent flows

  • T. S. Luchik
  • W. G. Tiederman
Technical notes

DOI: 10.1007/BF01830192

Cite this article as:
Luchik, T.S. & Tiederman, W.G. Experiments in Fluids (1985) 3: 339. doi:10.1007/BF01830192

List of symbols

B

constant in Spalding's law of the wall = 6.0

d

diameter of probe volume

I

spanwise length of probe volume

P

static pressure

u

streamwise RMS velocity

uτ

shear velocity

x

streamwise direction

y

direction normal to wall

χ

Von Karman constant = 0.41

ν

kinematic viscosity

Superscripts

+

normalized withuτ and ν

Copyright information

© Springer-Verlag 1985

Authors and Affiliations

  • T. S. Luchik
    • 1
  • W. G. Tiederman
    • 1
  1. 1.School of Mechanical EngineeringPurdue UniversityWest LafayetteUSA