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Magnetohydrodynamic Flow and Heat Transfer About a Rotating Disk

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E. M. Sparrow

University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minn.

R. D. Cess

State University of New York, Oyster Bay, N. Y.

J. Appl. Mech 29(1), 181-187 (Mar 01, 1962) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3636454 History: Received July 19, 1961; Online September 16, 2011

Abstract

The effects of an axial magnetic field on the flow and heat transfer about a rotating disk have been analyzed. It is found that the presence of the magnetic field significantly decreases the flow velocities; but increases the torque required to maintain steady rotation of the disk. The heat transfer is also decreased by the magnetic field, with greater redutions occurring for low Prandtl number fluids.

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