An instability associated with a sudden expansion in a pipe flow

K. R. Sreenivasan, P. J. Strykowski

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Abstract

An instability characteristic of a fully developed laminar flow encountering a sudden expansion in a circular pipe is briefly described.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2766-2768
Number of pages3
JournalPhysics of Fluids
Volume26
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - 1983

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes

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