Eddy Forces on Rigid Cylinders

by A.D.K. Laird,

Serial Information: Journal of the Waterways and Harbors Division, 1961, Vol. 87, Issue 4, Pg. 53-68

Document Type: Journal Paper


In theoretical investigation, potential theory is used to approximate forces caused by parallel neighboring cylinders and their eddies on vertical circular cylinder in waves; circulation about cylinder is shown to be order of magnitude smaller than circulation of eddies shed by cylinder.

Subject Headings: Eddy (fluid dynamics) | Cylinders

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