Some measurements of the fine structure of large reynolds number turbulence

  • J. C. Wyngaard
  • Y. H. Pao
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 12)


Spectra and moments of the streamwise velocity derivative measured in the atmospheric surface layer are presented. Many of the properties are found to depend on turbulence Reynolds number in ways consistent with Kolmogoroff's refined theory.


Atmospheric Surface Layer Inertial Range Wire Array Turbulence Reynolds Number Large Wave Number 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. C. Wyngaard
    • 1
  • Y. H. Pao
    • 2
  1. 1.Air Force Cambridge Research LaboratoriesBedford
  2. 2.Flow Research, Inc.Kent

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