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Turbulent fluid motion. the phenomenon of fluid turbulence by Robert G. Deissler

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Published by National Aeronautics and Space Administration, For sale by the National Technical Information Service in [Washington, DC], [Springfield, Va .
Written in English


  • Fluid mechanics.

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StatementRobert G. Deissler.
SeriesNASA technical memorandum -- 103723.
ContributionsUnited States. National Aeronautics and Space Administration.
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Pagination1 v.
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Open LibraryOL15294895M

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