Remarks on high-Reynolds-number turbulence experiments and facilities

  • K. R. Sreenivasan
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A summary is given here of remarks made at the Workshop on the need for research in high-Reynolds-number turbulence and the possibility of using a helium tunnel for the purpose.


Reynolds Number Wind Tunnel Turbulent Boundary Layer High Reynolds Number Fluid Turbulence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • K. R. Sreenivasan
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  1. 1.Yale UniversityUSA

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