Turbulent Flow of Dilute Polymer Solutions: An Approach to the Mechanism Producing Drag Reduction

  • A. Hatano
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 52)


A self-consistent treatment of the turbulent flow of dilute polymer solutions is presented and the mechanism producing drag reduction is considered.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. Hatano
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  1. 1.Department of Pure and Applied Sciences, College of Arts and SciencesThe University of TokyoMeguro-ku, Tokyo 153Japan

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