Coand? Effect

Authors

  • Harmen Punte
  • Machiel Overmars

Keywords:

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

Abstract

The Coanda 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 Coand?a 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 Coanda 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. Coand? Effect. ExCon [Internet]. 2020 Jan. 20 [cited 2021 Dec. 8];8(4):7-9. Available from: https://wcc.ep.liu.se/index.php/TMAL02/article/view/547