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- b :
- D :
velocity defect, Eq. (2)
- r :
- u :
- u c :
- u a :
velocity adjacent to wake region
- x :
wake distance normalized with diameter
dimensionless boundary layer momentum thickness of Porteiro et al. (1984)
- F :
dimensionless mass bleed to base of Porteiro et al. (1984)
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Ostowari, C., Page, R.H. Velocity defect of axisymmetric wakes. Experiments in Fluids 7, 284–285 (1989). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00198009
- Velocity Defect
- Axisymmetric Wake