Numerical Study of Two-Dimensional Jet Flow Issuing from a Funnel

  • Abdelkader GasmiEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 87)


In this paper, the problem of steady two-dimensional flow emerging from a slot of a funnel is considered. The fluid is assumed to be incompressible and inviscid and the flow is irrotational. The problem is reformulated using conformal mappings and the resulting problem is then solved by using the series truncation method. We computed solutions for various values of the Weber numbers. The contraction coefficient for different forms of the funnel has been found. The shape of the free surface of the jet has been determined and presented.


Free surface Inviscid flow Weber number Jet Series truncation 



This work was supported in part by the Algerian Ministry of Higher Education and Research under the CNEPRU-Project: B05620110014.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Computer Science, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer ScienceUniversity of M’silaM’silaAlgeria

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