Polymer Solutions

From Atoms to Flows
  • Nhan Phan-ThienEmail author
  • Nam Mai-Duy
Part of the Graduate Texts in Physics book series (GTP)


In the microstructure approach to the quest for a relevant constitutive equation for the complex-structure fluid, a relevant model for the microstructure is postulated, and the consequences of the micromechanics are then explored at the macrostructural level, with appropriate averages being taken to smear out the details of the microstructure.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringNational University of SingaporeSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Faculty of Health, Engineering and SciencesUniversity of Southern QueenslandToowoombaAustralia

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