Zeitschrift für angewandte Mathematik und Physik ZAMP

, Volume 48, Issue 4, pp 694–698

Transformation of a laterally diverging boundary layer flow to a two-dimensional boundary layer flow

  • O. N. Ramesh
  • J. Dey
  • A. Prabhu

DOI: 10.1007/s000330050057

Cite this article as:
Ramesh, O., Dey, J. & Prabhu, A. Z. angew. Math. Phys. (1997) 48: 694. doi:10.1007/s000330050057

Abstract.

Laterally diverging boundary layer flow over a plate is shown to be reducible to a two-dimensional flow by modelling the diverging streamlines by a source flow.

Key words. Boundary layer, lateral divergence, transformation.

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© Birkhäuser Verlag, Basel, 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • O. N. Ramesh
    • 1
  • J. Dey
    • 1
  • A. Prabhu
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Aerospace Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore - 560 012, India, (Fax: +91 80 334 1683)IN