Hybrid RANS/LES Simulation Strategy for High-Lift Applications with Disturbed Inflow

  • Silvia ProbstEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics and Multidisciplinary Design book series (NNFM, volume 137)


This paper presents a strategy to investigate the influence of inflow disturbances on the performance of high-lift airfoils in numerical simulations. The method relies on the algebraic delayed detached-eddy simulation (ADDES), which alows a flexible introduction of synthetic turbulence to trigger the scale resolving mode of the turbulence model. First it is shown that the flow separation is sensitive to the position of the synthetic turbulence injection. Then the ability of the method to predict the influence of a generic vortex on a DLR F15 two-element airfoil is demonstrated.



The author gratefully acknowledges the “Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft” (German Research Foundation) who funded this work in the scope of the Research Group DFG FOR 1066.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.DLRGöttingenGermany

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