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On the bursting criterion for laminar separation bubbles

Diwan, Sourabh Suhas and Chetan, SJ and Ramesh, ON (2006) On the bursting criterion for laminar separation bubbles. In: 6th IUTAM Symposium on Laminar-Turbulent Transition,, Dec 13-17, 2004, Bangalore, India, pp. 401-407.

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Traditionally, laminar separation bubbles have been characterised as being 'long' or 'short' on the basis of a two parameter 'bursting' criterion involving a pressure gradient parameter and Reynolds Number at separation. In the present work we suggest a refined bursting criterion, which takes into account not just the length of the bubble but also the maximum height of the bubble, thereby shedding some light on the less understood phenomenon of 'bursting' in laminar separation bubbles.

Item Type: Conference Paper
Publisher: Springer
Additional Information: Copyright of this article belongs to Springer.
Keywords: Laminar separation bubble;bursting;bubble height.
Department/Centre: Division of Mechanical Sciences > Aerospace Engineering(Formerly Aeronautical Engineering)
Date Deposited: 26 Aug 2010 04:54
Last Modified: 05 Mar 2019 11:20
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ac.in/id/eprint/30674

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