A Turbulent Plane 2-Dimensional Wall-Jet in a Quiescent Surrounding
Artikel i vetenskaplig tidskrift, 1994

An experimental investigation of the turbulence field in a plane two-dimensional wall-jet has been conducted. All measurements were carried out employing hot-wire techniques in a large scale experimental facility. Mean velocities, Reynolds stresses and wall shear stress were determined with slot Reynolds numbers of 1.0*104, 1.5*104 and 2.0*104. The wall-jet was found to be self-preserving, and an asymptotic scale matching was used to show the existence of a short inertial sub layer as compared with a wall boundary layer. Studies of the integral scale development and the turbulent diffusion of shear stress showed a strong interaction between the inner and outer regions of the wall-jet. Using momentum scaling, it was found that the streamwise development of the half-width and maximum mean velocity was independent of the slot Reynolds number.


Hans Abrahamsson

Chalmers, Institutionen för termo- och fluiddynamik

Bert Johansson

Chalmers, Institutionen för termo- och fluiddynamik

Lennart Löfdahl

Chalmers, Institutionen för termo- och fluiddynamik

European Journal of Mechanics/B-Fluids

0997-7546 (ISSN) 1873-7390 (eISSN)

Vol. 13 5 533-556


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