Journal of Visualization

, Volume 17, Issue 4, pp 295–297 | Cite as

Vortex patterns generated by a heaving flexible plate

  • F. ParazEmail author
  • C. Eloy
  • L. Schouveiler
Short Paper

Graphical Abstract


Flexible plate Flapping plate Vortical structures Thrust 



We warmly thank Thomas Leweke for his help with the visualizations.


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© The Visualization Society of Japan 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Aix Marseille Université, CNRS, Centrale MarseilleMarseilleFrance

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