Computation of Flow Past a Cylinder Mounted on a Flat Plateby César Mendoza-Cabrales, Columbia Univ, New York, United States,
Document Type: Proceeding Paper
Part of: Hydraulic Engineering
Abstract: The surface shear stress distribution in the vicinity of a circular cylinder - mounted normal to a rigid flat plate - produced by the three-dimensional flow past it, is investigated numerically using the k-ɜ closure model. A comparison of the calculations with available experimental data reflects large discrepancies, indicating the inadequacy of the model for this type of vortical flow.
Subject Headings: Shear stress | Cylinders | Plates | Overland flow | Shear flow | Stress distribution | Three-dimensional models | Three-dimensional flow
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