Initiation, evolution and global consequences of coherent structures in turbulent shear flows

  • H. E. Fiedler
  • B. Dziomba
  • P. Mensing
  • T. Rösgen
Session III - Experiments
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 136)


Shear Layer Coherent Structure Spread Rate Turbulent Shear Flow Free Shear Layer 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. E. Fiedler
    • 1
  • B. Dziomba
    • 1
  • P. Mensing
    • 1
  • T. Rösgen
    • 2
  1. 1.Hermann-Föttinger-Institut für Thermo- und FluiddynamikTechnische Universität BerlinGermany
  2. 2.California Institute of TechnologyUSA

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