Coandǎ Effect

Authors

  • Harmen Punte
  • Machiel Overmars

Keywords:

V/STOL, ACHEON, NOTAR, H. Coanda, Coanda effect

Abstract

The Coandǎ effect is a phenomenon used in several applications such as health care, robotics and aeronautics. However, this effect is often interpreted incorrectly. The aim of this paper is to explain the Coandǎ effect and elaborate on the working principle behind it. In section 3 the common definition is given and additions are made to replenish it. It is explained when the Coandǎ effect is applicable for airfoils and finally some applications in modernday aeronautics are presented, for example V/STOL, ACHEON and NOTAR.

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Published

2020-01-20

How to Cite

1.
Punte H, Overmars M. Coandǎ Effect. ExCon [Internet]. 2020 Jan. 20 [cited 2024 Jun. 14];8(4):7-9. Available from: https://wcc.ep.liu.se/index.php/TMAL02/article/view/547