very good page about Eckman layers

Ekman – Spiral, Layer, Transport – By Ole Nielsen

Interesting enough, we observe Eckman (pumping) layers in our lid-driven cavity experiments http://bit.ly/TurbulenceLab

It’s not something new, but yet peculiar property of the finite domain with the large scale rotation.

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