The Pi-Theorem pp 131-157 | Cite as

Jet Flows

Part of the Experimental Fluid Mechanics book series (FLUID, volume 1)


The subject of the present chapter is the hydrodynamics of laminar submerged jets in the light of the dimensional analysis. Submerged jets are discussed in detail in special monographs devoted to the jet theory (Pai 1954; Abramovich 1963; Vulis and Kashkarov 1965), boundary layer theory (Schlichting 1979), as well as the theory of turbulent flows (Townsend 1956; Hinze 1959).


Axial Velocity Momentum Flux Boundary Layer Equation Boundary Layer Theory Governing Parameter 
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  1. 1.Dept. of Mechanical Engineering Technion CityTechnion-Israel Institute of TechnologyHaifaIsrael

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