Numerical Simulation of Noise Radiated from a Blunt Trailing Edge


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The Lighthill acoustic analogy is applied to estimate the noise radiation from flow over a blunt trailing edge. The blunt trailing edge is an effective vortex generator. Periodic vortex shedding near the trailing edge induces fluctuating lift that radiates a strong Aeolian tone. The frequency of the Aeolian tone is similar to that of the vortex shedding. A 50.1 dB of Aeolian tone level is radiated from this blunt trailing edge.



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R. Varatharajoo, F.I. Romli, K.A. Ahmad, D.L. Majid and F. Mustapha




S. N. A. Mohd Haris et al., "Numerical Simulation of Noise Radiated from a Blunt Trailing Edge", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 629, pp. 3-8, 2014

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October 2014




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