Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 43, Issue 1, pp 712–715 | Cite as

Intermittence and structure of the transitional boundary layer at a plate using a laser anemometer

  • L. F. Kozlov
  • V. P. Ivanov
  • V. V. Babenko
  • V. A. Blokhin


The procedure for investigating the intermittence in a transitional boundary layer using a laser anemometer is described. The distribution of the coefficient of intermittence over the thickness of the boundary layer as a function of the velocity of the oncoming stream is presented.


Boundary Layer Statistical Physic Transitional Boundary Layer Laser Anemometer Oncoming Stream 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • L. F. Kozlov
    • 1
  • V. P. Ivanov
    • 1
  • V. V. Babenko
    • 1
  • V. A. Blokhin
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Fluid MechanicsAcademy of Sciences of the Ukrainian SSRKiev

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