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Instabilities of plane flows over curvilinear surfaces

  • Andrey V. BoikoEmail author
  • Alexander V. Dovgal
  • Genrih R. Grek
  • Victor V. Kozlov
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Part of the Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (FMIA, volume 98)

Abstract

In this chapter, we consider the linear stability of some flows over a curvilinear wall, which have close relations to the plane shear layers considered in previous chapters: the Couette flow between concentric rotating cylinders, the flow in a curved channel, and the self-similar boundary layer over a curved wall.

Keywords

Boundary Layer Stationary Vortex Hydrodynamic Instability Taylor Number Curve Channel 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrey V. Boiko
    • 1
    Email author
  • Alexander V. Dovgal
    • 1
  • Genrih R. Grek
    • 1
  • Victor V. Kozlov
    • 1
  1. 1.Inst. Theoretical & Applied MechanicsRussian Academy of SciencesNovosibirskRussia

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