Turbulence Intensity and the Friction Factor for Smooth- and Rough-Wall Pipe Flow

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Nils T. Basse;
(2017)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Fluids (issn: 2311-5521)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/fluids2020030
  • Subject: flow in smooth- and rough-wall pipes | QC120-168.85 | Physics - Fluid Dynamics | Princeton Superpipe measurements | Thermodynamics | QC310.15-319 | friction factor | Descriptive and experimental mechanics | turbulence intensity
    arxiv: Physics::Fluid Dynamics

Turbulence intensity profiles are compared for smooth- and rough-wall pipe flow measurements made in the Princeton Superpipe. The profile development in the transition from hydraulically smooth to fully rough flow displays a propagating sequence from the pipe wall towar... View more
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