Reducing Friction Resistance

  • Gennadiy Alexeevitch Pavlov
  • Liang Yun
  • Alan Bliault
  • Shu-Long He


In this chapter we will work through the different methods that have been studied for surface friction resistance reduction, aimed at reducing, altering, or disconnecting the boundary layer from the hull surface. This gives a historical and technical background to understanding boundary layer flows.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gennadiy Alexeevitch Pavlov
    • 1
  • Liang Yun
    • 2
  • Alan Bliault
    • 3
  • Shu-Long He
    • 4
  1. 1.TheodosiaRepublic of Crimea
  2. 2.ShanghaiChina
  3. 3.SolaNorway
  4. 4.WuxiChina

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