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Title: Lifting surface undergoing a pitching maneuver

Description: This picture is a side view of a lifting surface undergoing a pitching maneuver while being towed from right to left in a water tank. Pre-existing, horizontal dye layers are illuminated using a vertical sheet of laser light. The picture clearly depicts the time-dependent vortices forming as a result of the wing maneuver.

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Contributed By: Prof. M. Gad-el-Hak, University of Notre Dame.

 
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