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Small Bubble Motion in an Accelerating Liquid

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F. A. Morrison, M. B. Stewart

Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Ill.

J. Appl. Mech 43(3), 399-403 (Sep 01, 1976) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3423879 History: Received December 01, 1975; Revised March 01, 1976; Online July 12, 2010

Abstract

Low Reynolds number bubble motion in accelerating liquids is analyzed. Because of motion of the bubble surface, the flow about a bubble differs from the flow surrounding a rigid particle. A governing relation, equivalent to the Basset-Boussinesq-Oseen equation for rigid particle motion, is developed. Response characteristics of the bubble are presented. Bubble behavior is found to differ significantly from rigid particle behavior.

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