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This site describes the effect of a regular pattern of round protuberances on the flippers of humpback whales on how water flows past these flippers.  The site includes a photograph of dye streams in a testing tank that reveals the flow pattern.
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Restriction: © 2008 American Physical Society
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Keywords: Streamlines, humpback whale, hydrofoil, water tunnel
Record Creator: Metadata instance created September 22, 2008 by Logan Hancock
Record Updated: Apr 26, 2009 by Lyle Barbato
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AIP Format
(American Physical Society, College Park, 2008), WWW Document, (http://www.aps.org/about/physics-images/archive/hydrofoil.cfm).
AJP/PRST-PER
Flow Pattern on a Hydrofoil, (American Physical Society, College Park, 2008), <http://www.aps.org/about/physics-images/archive/hydrofoil.cfm>.
APA Format
Flow Pattern on a Hydrofoil. (2008, September 22). Retrieved October 24, 2014, from American Physical Society: http://www.aps.org/about/physics-images/archive/hydrofoil.cfm
Chicago Format
American Physical Society. Flow Pattern on a Hydrofoil. College Park: American Physical Society, September 22, 2008. http://www.aps.org/about/physics-images/archive/hydrofoil.cfm (accessed 24 October 2014).
MLA Format
Flow Pattern on a Hydrofoil. College Park: American Physical Society, 2008. 22 Sep. 2008. 24 Oct. 2014 <http://www.aps.org/about/physics-images/archive/hydrofoil.cfm>.
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@misc{ Title = {Flow Pattern on a Hydrofoil}, Publisher = {American Physical Society}, Volume = {2014}, Number = {24 October 2014}, Month = {September 22, 2008}, Year = {2008} }
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