By Stuart Churchill, Howard Brenner

Representing a distinct method of the examine of fluid flows, Viscous Flows demonstrates the application of theoretical techniques and suggestions for studying and predicting fluid circulation in sensible functions. by means of severely evaluating all proper periods of theoretical suggestions with experimental facts and/or common numerical options, it specializes in the diversity of validity of theoretical expressions instead of on their intrinsic character.

This publication beneficial properties huge use of dimensional research on either versions and variables, and broad improvement of theoretically dependent correlating equations. the variety of applicability of such a lot theoretical ideas is proven to be fairly constrained; besides the fact that, together they're validated to be extra trustworthy than only empirical expressions, fairly in novel applications.

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J. O. Hirschfelder, C. F. Curtiss, and R. B. Bird, Molecular Theory of Gases and Liquids, John Wiley, N e w York (1954). R. B. Bird, Ε . N. Lightfoot, and W. E . Stewart, Transport Phenomena, John Wiley, New York (1960). E. A . Guggenheim, Elements of the Kinetic Theory of Gases, Pergamon, N e w York (1960), p. 46. Isaac Newton, Principia S. Pepys, London (1686); English transi, of 2nd ed. (1713) by Andrew Motte (1729), Vol. I, The Motion of Bodies', revised transi, by Florian Cajori, University of California Press, Berkeley (1966).

Liquids Liquids and solutions of low molecular weight are also Newtonian. T h e theory of liquids is yet inadequate to predict the viscosity with reliability (see, for example, Hirschfelder et al. [2] and Frenkel [9]). However a semitheoretical model has been developed by Ely and Hanley [10] for the prediction of the viscosity of nonpolar fluid mixtures over conditions ranging from a dilute gas to a dense liquid, and further improvements are to be expected. T h e viscosity decreases with t e m p e r a t u r e in contrast to the increase for gases.

A . Guggenheim, Elements of the Kinetic Theory of Gases, Pergamon, N e w York (1960), p. 46. Isaac Newton, Principia S. Pepys, London (1686); English transi, of 2nd ed. (1713) by Andrew Motte (1729), Vol. I, The Motion of Bodies', revised transi, by Florian Cajori, University of California Press, Berkeley (1966). S. W. Churchill, The Interpretation and Use of Rate Data—The Rate Process Concept, rev. printing, Hemisphere, Washington, D . C . (1979). S. W. Churchill, "Choosing between Theory and Experiment," Chem.

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