Recent Developments in Turbulence Management

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ISBN: 978-94-010-5560-4 (Print) 978-94-011-3526-9 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. Riblets

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-24

      Experiments with a 1:4.2 model of a commuter aircraft with riblets in a large wind tunnel

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      Pages 25-41

      Heat transfer study of riblets

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      Pages 43-64

      Performances of internal manipulators in subsonic three-dimensional flows

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      Pages 65-92

      High resolution conformal mesh computations for V, U or L groove riblets in laminar and turbulent boundary layers

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      Pages 93-112

      Coherent structures over a smooth and a triangular riblet drag reducing surface

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      Pages 113-123

      Some further experiments on riblet surfaces in a towing tank

  3. LEBUs

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Pages 127-146

      Analytical and experimental study of energy density spectra of the outer region of a manipulated turbulent boundary layer

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      Pages 147-160

      Review: effect of the OLDs on near wall coherent structures; discussion and need for future work

  4. Surface Roughness

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 161-161

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      Pages 163-180

      Turbulent drag reduction of a d-type rough wall boundary layer with longitudinal thin ribs placed within the traverse grooves

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      Pages 181-191

      The correlation of added drag with surface roughness parameters

  5. Compliant Surfaces

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 193-193

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      Pages 195-221

      The optimisation of compliant walls for drag reduction

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      Pages 223-239

      Nonlinear evolution of modes in the flow over compliant surfaces

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      Pages 241-262

      On conditions of modelling and choice of viscoelastic coatings for drag reduction

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      Pages 263-289

      Experimental investigation of one-layer viscoelastic coatings action on turbulent friction and wall pressure pulsations

  6. Polymer Additives

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 291-291

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      Pages 293-308

      The pulseless injection of polymeric additives into near-wall flow and perspectives of drag reduction

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      Pages 309-321

      Initial section of time-dependence of the Toms effect for solutions of poly (ethylene oxide)

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 323-346