Synchronized Vibrations of a Circular Cylinder in Cross Flow at Supercritical Reynolds Numbers

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Tsutomu Kawamura

Power & Industrial Systems R & D Laboratory, Hitachi, Ltd., Ibaraki 319-1221, Japane-mail: tsutomu_kawamura@pis.hitachi.co.jp

Toshitsugu Nakao

Group Business Planning Division, Hitachi, Ltd., Tokyo 101-8010, Japan

Masanori Takahashi, Masaaki Hayashi, Kouichi Murayama, Nobuho Gotoh

Nuclear Systems Division, Hitachi, Ltd., Ibaraki 317-8511, Japan

J. Pressure Vessel Technol 125(1), 97-108 (Jan 31, 2003) (12 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1526855 History: Received November 28, 2000; Received October 02, 2002; Online January 31, 2003
Copyright © 2003 by ASME
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Test section (unit: mm)
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Test cylinders (unit: mm)
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Method for changing turbulence intensity (unit: mm)
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Profiles of local mean velocity and turbulence intensity
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Dependence on Re for turbulence intensity
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Power spectrum densities of fluctuating velocity
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Auto correlation coefficient of fluctuating velocity
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Turbulence intensity effect on CD
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Profile of steady lift coefficient CL
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Pressure distributions around circular cylinder
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Power spectrum densities of fluctuating drag and lift coefficients (cylinder no.1)
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Power spectrum densities of fluctuating velocity behind cylinder (cylinder no.1)
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Turbulence intensity effect on St
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Turbulence intensity effect on fluctuating lift and drag coefficients (cylinder no.1)
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Frequency characteristics of drag direction synchronization
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Vibration characteristics of cylinders
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Reduced velocity at beginning of synchronization
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Frequency ratio at beginning of synchronization



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