Title page for ETD etd-11152013-040346

Type of Document Master's Thesis
Author Shaffer, Damon M.
URN etd-11152013-040346
Title Reynolds stress measurements downstream of a turbine cascade
Degree Master of Science
Department Mechanical Engineering
Advisory Committee
Advisor Name Title
John Moore Committee Chair
Walter F. O'Brien Committee Member
Wing F. Ng Committee Member
  • Turbulence
Date of Defense 1985-08-05
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An experimental investigation was performed to measure Reynolds stresses in the turbulent flow downstream of a large-scale linear turbine cascade. A rotatable X-wire hot-wire probe that allows redundant data to be taken with solution for mean velocities and turbulence quantities by least-squares fitting procedures was developed. This measurement technique was verified in a fully-developed turbulent pipe flow; the results show the accuracy of the probe when used in an end—flow orientation at various incidence angles and with a

multiple number of angular settings.

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