Kinematic wave description of sedimentation and centrifugation processes

  • W. Schneider
IV. Kinematics of Viscous Flows
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 235)


The kinematic wave theory of two-phase flows is extended to include rotating systems as well as two-dimensional and three-dimensional flows. The application to various settling processes is discussed and a survey of recent investigations is given.


Settling Process Clear Liquid Kinematic Wave Incline Wall Drift Flux 
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  • W. Schneider
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  1. 1.Technische Universität WienViennaAustria

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