Skin friction of incompressible turbulent boundary layer under adverse pressure gradients

Fabio R. Goldshmied
naca-tn-2431
Aug 1951


Experimental data for skin friction of turbulent boundary layers under adverse pressure gradients from several sources are presented in graphical form. Data obtained by the momentum-balance method are shown to follow a trend opposite to that of data obtained by hot-wire and heat-transfer methods.

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