The myth of the re-entrant jet

AuthorsHoekstra, M.
Conference/JournalWIMRC 3rd International Cavitation Forum, UK
DateJul 4, 2011

In this paper we use numerical flow simulations to show that the re-entrant jet model is not an adequate description of the phenomena occurring, in spite of the apparent experimental evidence.

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