The Instability of a Single Vortex-Row


SIR CHARLES SHERRINGTON, in NATURE of Sept. 1 last, directs attention to the eddy effect which in a heart valve “prevents extreme eversion of the valve, and facilitates closure of the valve without delay or hindrance so soon as the diastolic check of the stream current ensues”.

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OSBORNE, W. The Instability of a Single Vortex-Row. Nature 123, 50 (1929).

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