**Batchelor Vortex**

In fluid dynamics, **Batchelor vortices**, first described by George Batchelor in a 1964 article, have been found useful in analyses of airplane vortex wake hazard problems.

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**Batchelor vortex**is an approximate solution to the Navier-Stokes equations obtained using a boundary layer approximation ... and azimuthal velocity components of the

**vortex**are denoted, and respectively and can be represented in cylindrical coordinates as follows The parameters in the above equations are , the free-stre ... Using the same symbols for the dimensionless variables, the

**Batchelor vortex**can be expressed in terms of the dimensionless variables as where denotes the free ...

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