Creeping Viscous Flow Through a Circular Tube of Nonuniform Cross Section

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W. E. Langlois

Notre Dame University, Notre Dame, Ind.

J. Appl. Mech 39(3), 657-660 (Sep 01, 1972) (4 pages) doi:10.1115/1.3422766 History: Received March 01, 1971; Revised September 01, 1971; Online July 12, 2010


Creeping viscous flow in a nonuniform pipe is analyzed by taking the local velocity profile and pressure gradients to be those of flow in a cone-shaped region. With this approach it is not necessary to assume that the pipe radius is a slowly varying function of distance along the axis.

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