# How do we calculate Boundary Layer Thickness and The transition point? (Formula)?

We are unable to get an exact formula to calculate using the viscosity of the fluid as well as the velocity of the plate.

### 3 Answers

- alpha bLv 71 decade agoFavorite Answer
*Please click on:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boundary-layer_thickn...

http://www.aerojockey.com/papers/bl/node2.html

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Boundary_layer

http://web.mit.edu/fluids-modules/www/highspeed_fl...

http://www.daviddarling.info/encyclopedia/B/bounda...

www.oxaero.com/_StandardCirrus/Melber-Simulation.pdf

units.aps.org/units/dfd/prandtl_vol58no12p42_48.pdf

- Swapan GLv 41 decade ago
you may go thru the book on boundary layer theory by Slitchting.It emay be available in your institute library as it is a reference text for many university.

- 3 years ago
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