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Rotation of a Cylinder in a Casing at Zero Reynolds Number

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C. Y. Wang

Michigan State University, East Lansing, MI

J. Appl. Mech 62(3), 662-666 (Sep 01, 1995) (5 pages) doi:10.1115/1.2895997 History: Received October 22, 1993; Revised March 17, 1994; Online October 30, 2007

Abstract

A finite solid cylinder rotates inside a larger, fluid-filled cylindrical casing. The Stokes equation is solved by an efficient method using domain decomposition, eigenfunction expansion, and collection. The resistive torque is found as a function of the geometric parameters. The torque due to the rotation of a finite cylinder in an infinite fluid is extrapolated.

Copyright © 1995 by The American Society of Mechanical Engineers
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