0
TECHNICAL BRIEFS

Linear Spatial Stability of Developing Flow in a Parallel Plate Channel

[+] Author and Article Information
S. C. Gupta

Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Jodhpur, Jodhpur, India

V. K. Garg

Department of Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur 208016, India

J. Appl. Mech 48(1), 192-194 (Mar 01, 1981) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3157567 History: Received October 01, 1979; Revised February 01, 1980; Online July 21, 2009

Abstract

It is found that even a 5 percent change in the velocity profile produces a 100 percent change in the critical Reynolds number for the stability of developing flow very close to the entrance of a two-dimensional channel.

Copyright © 1981 by ASME
Your Session has timed out. Please sign back in to continue.

References

Figures

Tables

Errata

Discussions

Some tools below are only available to our subscribers or users with an online account.

Related Content

Customize your page view by dragging and repositioning the boxes below.

Related Journal Articles
Related eBook Content
Topic Collections

Sorry! You do not have access to this content. For assistance or to subscribe, please contact us:

  • TELEPHONE: 1-800-843-2763 (Toll-free in the USA)
  • EMAIL: asmedigitalcollection@asme.org
Sign In