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Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 22, Issue 3, pp 357–360 | Cite as

Measuring the velocity in a boundary layer with a total-head pitot tube

  • E. U. Repik
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Abstract

Results are shown of an experimental study concerning the effects of viscosity, of the velocity gradient, and of the wall proximity on the readings of a total-head Pitot tube during the measurement of the velocity distribution in the viscous sublayer region of a turbulent boundary layer.

Keywords

Viscosity Boundary Layer Experimental Study Statistical Physic Velocity Distribution 
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© Consultants Bureau 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • E. U. Repik
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  1. 1.N. E. Zhukovskii Central Institute of AerodynamicsMoscow

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