Journal of engineering physics

, Volume 39, Issue 5, pp 1189–1192 | Cite as

Reduction of hydrodynamic drag and size of polymer particles

  • I. A. Uskov
  • E. T. Uskova
  • N. M. Belova


The influence of the size of polymer particles and their number in the deformed fluid volume on the Thoms effect is examined in an example of biopolymers of surface extractions of water animals.


Polymer Statistical Physic Fluid Volume Polymer Particle Hydrodynamic Drag 
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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • I. A. Uskov
    • 1
  • E. T. Uskova
    • 1
  • N. M. Belova
    • 1
  1. 1.T. G. Shevchenko Kiev State UniversityUSSR

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