The settling of (inertial) particles is studied in homogeneous shear turbulence. A drift velocity perpendicular to gravity is measured due to the interplay between the homogeneous shear turbulence and gravity acting on the particles. We introduce a model to predict and understand this phenomenon.
|Number of pages||2|
|Publication status||Published - 2015|
|Event||15th European Turbulence Conference, ETC 2015 - Delft, Netherlands|
Duration: 25 Aug 2015 → 28 Aug 2015
Conference number: 15
|Conference||15th European Turbulence Conference, ETC 2015|
|Period||25/08/15 → 28/08/15|