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Old   December 10, 2008, 13:18
Default strouhal number for ellipse
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Hi all,

I have been looking for the Re dependence of Strouhal number for flows past an ellipse (longer diameter perpendicular to the flow direction). Surprisingly, I could not find anything in the literature. If you know some references that might be helpful for me, please let me know. I will really appreciate that.
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Old   December 24, 2008, 07:43
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Go to below link, u will find a gud relation.

http://www.flair.monash.edu.au/publi...fs/afmc01b.pdf

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Old   December 25, 2008, 00:15
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Thanks Benarji,

It's been a while since I accessed that paper. Although the range of Re is way lower than that I am looking for (1,000-200,000), it's a useful source for me. I am still very surprised that the Re dependence of Strouhal number for an ellipse has been so rarely studied.

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