Acta Mechanica

, Volume 60, Issue 3, pp 241–250

Note on the similarity solutions of unsteady jets in rotating fluids


  • A. S. Narayanan
    • Centre for Atmospheric SciencesIndian Institute of Science
  • R. Devanathan
    • Department of Applied MathematicsIndian Institute of Science

DOI: 10.1007/BF01176355

Cite this article as:
Narayanan, A.S. & Devanathan, R. Acta Mechanica (1986) 60: 241. doi:10.1007/BF01176355


The structure of time dependent jets in rotating fluid using similarity transformations is studied theoretically for which exact solutions are discussed. Approximate solution using a modified von Mises transformation is also explored.

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