Theoretical Considerations on the Steady Rod Climbing at Vanishing Influence of Gravity
Delgado  and Delgado & Rath  have shown that the surface elevation connected with the rotating rod climbing (Weissenberg effect) conducts to a steady ellipsoid-like body of revolution when the gravity effect is higly reduced. In the present paper a theory has been developed which describes this phenomenon correctly for the steady-state case.
KeywordsFroude Number Couette Flow Viscoelastic Fluid Drop Tower Asymptotic Case
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