MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 307, 2020International Conference on Materials & Energy (ICOME’17 and ICOME’18)
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Published online||10 February 2020|
Numerical simulation of the flow over a tubercled wing
1 Institut des Sciences et Technologie, Centre Universitaire El-Wancharissi de Tissemsilt, B.P. 182, 38000 Tissemsilt, Algérie
2 Laboratoire des Sciences et Ingénierie Maritimes, Faculté de Génie Mécanique, Université des Sciences et de la Technologie Mohamed Boudiaf d’Oran, Oran El-M’nouar, 31000 Oran, Algérie
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The objective of the present study is to carry out a numerical study of the flow around a NACA0021 modified wing by the incorporation of sinusoidal tubercles on its leading edge at a Reynolds number equal to 225,000. The SST k-ω turbulence model is used as closure to the incompressible governing equations. Runs have been performed for several attack angles. Results show that for lower angles of attack, tubercles reduce the drag coefficient with a slight increase in lift.
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