On the steady flow of a viscous fluid past a sphere at small reynolds numbers using Oseen's approximation

  • Prabhu L. Bhatnagar
  • Purushattam D. Verma
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Reynold Number Mathematical Method Steady Flow Viscous Fluid Small Reynold Number 
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On a obtenu une expression générale pour la fonction de courant deStokes pour l'écoulement d'un liquide visqueux autour d'une sphère. Les lignes de courant ont été tracés pour les nombres deReynolds=1, 4 et 10. Le décollement du courant fluide n'a pas lieu pour les N. R.=1 et 4, tandis que pour le N. R.=10 les tourbillons attachés se forment dans le sillage.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Prabhu L. Bhatnagar
    • 1
  • Purushattam D. Verma
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Applied MathematicsIndian Institute of ScienceBangaloreIndia
  2. 2.Rajasthan CollegeJaipur

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