Springer Nature is making SARS-CoV-2 and COVID-19 research free. View research | View latest news | Sign up for updates

Calculation of electric arc interaction with a turbulent gas flow

  • 22 Accesses


The characteristics of an electric arc in a turbulent gas flow are studied. Relationships for calculating turbulent transport are presented.

This is a preview of subscription content, log in to check access.

Literature cited

  1. 1.

    N. A. Rubtsov and N. M. Ogurechnikova, Teplofiz. Vys. Temp.,21, No. 6, 1134–1138 (1983).

  2. 2.

    V. M. Ievlev, Turbulent Motion of High Temperature Continuous Media [in Russian], Moscow (1975).

  3. 3.

    V. I. Artemov, A. B. Vatazhin, Yu. S. Levitan, and O. A. Sinkevich, 9th All-Union Conference on Low Temperature Plasma Generators: Papers [in Russian], Frunze (1983), pp. 62–63.

  4. 4.

    B. A. Uryukov, Izv. Sib. Otd. Akad. Nauk SSSR, Ser. Tekh. Nauk, No. 1, 87–98 (1981).

  5. 5.

    Reichardt, Z. Angew. Math. Mech.,31, No. 7, 208–219 (1951).

  6. 6.

    R. G. Deissler, NASA TR, No. 1210 (1955).

  7. 7.

    I. P. Shkarofsky, ARL, No. 73-0133 (1973).

  8. 8.

    M. A. Heaslet and R. F. Warming, JQSRT,6, No. 6, 751–774 (1966).

  9. 9.

    G. Yu. Dautov and M. I. Sazonov, Low Temperature Plasma Generators: Proc. 3rd All-Union Scientific-Technical Conference on Low Temperature Plasma Generators [in Russian], Moscow (1969), pp. 200–208.

Download references

Author information

Additional information

Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 54, No. 4, pp. 550–557, April, 1988.

Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

Rubtsov, N.A., Ogurechnikova, N.M. Calculation of electric arc interaction with a turbulent gas flow. Journal of Engineering Physics 54, 373–378 (1988). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00871105

Download citation


  • Statistical Physic
  • Turbulent Transport