Dialogue on Progress and Issues in Stability and Transition Research

  • M. V. Morkovin
  • E. Reshotko
Part of the International Union of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics book series (IUTAM)


The authors have carried on a dialogue on the nature of transition for over thirty-three years. This paper emphasizes observations and views (positions) on transition issues focusing principally on developments since the First IUTAM Symposium on Laminar-Turbulent Transition of 1979.


Boundary Layer Wind Tunnel Shear Layer Drag Reduction Laminar Boundary Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. V. Morkovin
    • 1
  • E. Reshotko
    • 2
  1. 1.Illinois Institute of TechnologyChicagoUSA
  2. 2.Case Western Reserve UniversityClevelandUSA

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