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Analysis of New Multi Cellular Vortex Model


Analysis of New Multi Cellular Vortex Model

Eshita, Israt Jahan (2014) Analysis of New Multi Cellular Vortex Model. Masters thesis, Concordia University.

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A complete theoretical description of multi-celled vortices is complex. Nevertheless, a simplified approach like the one presented in this thesis can provide the most fundamental characteristics satisfactorily.
In this model all velocity distributions are bounded. The solution is obtained using MATLAB and Maple 14 code. The main goal is to develop a numerical technique that will provide good fits to a variety of actual vortices of different types.
The simulated results correlate well actual data of some naturally and experimentally occurring vortices. Two-celled vortices developed in the intakes of gas turbine engines operating near the ground, wing-tips, tornadoes and vortices generated under a liquid-air interfacial wave by wind action are examined here.
The correlations provided in this thesis are biased towards two-cell vortices because a fair number of actual data for the velocity are readily available in the scientific literature. In addition, a simulated four-cell vortex model also described.

Divisions:Concordia University > Gina Cody School of Engineering and Computer Science > Mechanical and Industrial Engineering
Item Type:Thesis (Masters)
Authors:Eshita, Israt Jahan
Institution:Concordia University
Degree Name:M.A. Sc.
Program:Mechanical Engineering
Date:14 July 2014
Thesis Supervisor(s):Vatistas, Georgios H.
Keywords:Multi-celled vortex, steady, incompressible, intense vortices,tangential velocity profile,radial velocity, and axial velocity,pressure, vorticity, tornado.
ID Code:978879
Deposited On:04 Nov 2014 17:11
Last Modified:18 Jan 2018 17:47


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