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Keywords: spanwise flowClose
Journal: Journal of Experimental Biology
J Exp Biol (2004) 207 (24): 4299–4323.
Published: 15 November 2004
..., running parallel to the wing leading edge and inflecting at the tips to form wingtip vortices. Air spirals in to a free-slip critical point over the centreline as the LEV grows. Spanwise flow is not a dominant feature of the flow field – spanwise flows sometimes run from wingtip to centreline, or vice...
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