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Title: A visual study on elliptical jets in cross flow
Authors: New, T.H. 
Lim, T.T. 
Luo, S.C. 
Keywords: Dye-injection
Elliptical jet
Flow visualization
Jet in cross flow
Laser-induced fluorescence
Issue Date: 2002
Citation: New, T.H.,Lim, T.T.,Luo, S.C. (2002). A visual study on elliptical jets in cross flow. Journal of Visualization 5 (2) : 129-136. ScholarBank@NUS Repository.
Abstract: Laser-induced fluorescence technique is used to study the near-field of an elliptical jet exiting normally into a cross flow, for elliptic jet having aspect ratio of 2 and 3. Results show that the nonuniform curvature of the elliptic geometry causes the leading-edge vortices at the interface between the jet and the cross flow to behave differently from that of a circular jet. In particular, when the major-axis is aligned with the cross flow there is an intense interaction between the leading-edge vortices which culminates in the pairing of adjacent vortices. The pairing is suppressed when the major axis is perpendicular to the cross flow.
Source Title: Journal of Visualization
ISSN: 13438875
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