The one-equation, eddy-viscosity transport model of Gulyaev, Kozlov, and Secundov, is modified and supplemented by an equation for the turbulence length scale. The advantages of the model developed here are demonstrated by computing a shear-free “boundary layer” on a flat plate, and the flow and heat transfer near the forward stagnation line of a circular cylinder. Both cases are known to be challenging for conventional turbulence models.
Generalization of Turbulence Model for Shear-Free and Stagnation Point Flows
Contributed by the Fluids Engineering Division for publication in the JOURNAL OF FLUIDS ENGINEERING. Manuscript received by the Fluids Engineering Division April 1, 2000; revised manuscript received October 3, 2000. Associate Editor: P. Bradshaw.
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Secundov, A. N., Strelets, M. K., and Travin, A. K. (October 3, 2000). "Generalization of Turbulence Model for Shear-Free and Stagnation Point Flows ." ASME. J. Fluids Eng. March 2001; 123(1): 11–15. https://doi.org/10.1115/1.1341196
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