An experimental investigation of regions of separated laminar flow

One of 4,120 reports in the series: NACA Technical Notes available on this site.

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

Description

Report presenting results from an investigation of regions of separated flow caused by separation of the laminar boundary layer. The primary purpose was to obtain measurements that would define a large number of bubbles for a wide range of Reynolds numbers and pressure gradients. Results regarding pressure distributions, measurements near the leading edges of the airfoils, measurements near the midchord of the NACA 66(sub 3)-018 airfoil, effect of increased turbulence on the position of transition, and analysis of conditions determining the occurrence and extent of laminar-separation bubbles are provided.

Physical Description

65 p. : ill.

Creation Information

Gault, Donald E. September 1955.

Context

This report is part of the collection entitled: National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics Collection and one other and was provided by UNT Libraries Government Documents Department to Digital Library, a digital repository hosted by the UNT Libraries. It has been viewed 153 times . More information about this report can be viewed below.

Who

People and organizations associated with either the creation of this report or its content.

Originator

Provided By

UNT Libraries Government Documents Department

Serving as both a federal and a state depository library, the UNT Libraries Government Documents Department maintains millions of items in a variety of formats. The department is a member of the FDLP Content Partnerships Program and an Affiliated Archive of the National Archives.

Contact Us

What

Descriptive information to help identify this report. Follow the links below to find similar items on the Digital Library.

Titles

  • Main Title: An experimental investigation of regions of separated laminar flow
  • Series Title: NACA Technical Notes

Description

Report presenting results from an investigation of regions of separated flow caused by separation of the laminar boundary layer. The primary purpose was to obtain measurements that would define a large number of bubbles for a wide range of Reynolds numbers and pressure gradients. Results regarding pressure distributions, measurements near the leading edges of the airfoils, measurements near the midchord of the NACA 66(sub 3)-018 airfoil, effect of increased turbulence on the position of transition, and analysis of conditions determining the occurrence and extent of laminar-separation bubbles are provided.

Physical Description

65 p. : ill.

Language

Item Type

Identifier

Unique identifying numbers for this report in the Digital Library or other systems.

  • Accession or Local Control No: 93R13452
  • URL: http://hdl.handle.net/2060/19930084162 External Link
  • Report No.: NACA-TN-3505
  • Center for AeroSpace Information Number: 19930084162
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc57524

Collections

This report is part of the following collections of related materials.

National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics Collection

The National Advisory Committee for Aeronautics (NACA) was a U.S. federal agency founded on March 3, 1915 to undertake, promote, and institutionalize aeronautical research. On October 1, 1958 the agency was dissolved, and its assets and personnel transferred to the newly created National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

Technical Report Archive and Image Library

This selection of materials from the Technical Report Archive and Image Library (TRAIL) includes hard-to-find reports published by various government agencies. The technical publications contain reports, images, and technical descriptions of research performed for U.S. government agencies. Topics range from mining, desalination, and radiation to broader physics, biology, and chemistry studies. Some reports include maps, foldouts, blueprints, and other oversize materials.

What responsibilities do I have when using this report?

When

Dates and time periods associated with this report.

Creation Date

  • September 1955

Added to The UNT Digital Library

  • Nov. 16, 2011, 7:33 a.m.

Description Last Updated

  • April 19, 2018, 10:02 a.m.

Usage Statistics

When was this report last used?

Yesterday: 0
Past 30 days: 3
Total Uses: 153

Interact With This Report

Here are some suggestions for what to do next.

Start Reading

PDF Version Also Available for Download.

International Image Interoperability Framework

IIF Logo

We support the IIIF Presentation API

Gault, Donald E. An experimental investigation of regions of separated laminar flow, report, September 1955; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc57524/: accessed October 21, 2018), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.