power-law fluid


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power-law fluid

[′pau̇·ər ‚lȯ ‚flü·əd]
(fluid mechanics)
A fluid in which the shear stress at any point is proportional to the rate of shear at that point raised to some power.
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Potente [13, 21] described the screw-drive power for a two-dimensional power-law fluid and showed how to perform a nonisothermal extruder calculation for a constant Brinkman number.
Non-Newtonian power-law fluid flow and heat transfer computation across a pair of confined elliptical cylinders in the line array J.
Mushtaq, "Analytical solutions of the boundary layer flow of power-law fluid over a power-law stretching surface," Communications in Nonlinear Science and Numerical Simulation, vol.
Similarity flow solutions of a non-Newtonian power-law fluid. International Journal of Nonlinear Science, 6(3):255-264, 2008.
As a typical rheology, the power-law fluid is used.
(20.) Kamisli, F, Ryan, ME, "Perturbation Method in Gas-Assisted Power-Law Fluid Displacement in a Circular Tube and a Rectangular Channel." Chem.
Mansour and El-Shaer [27] studied effect of magnetic field on non-Darcy axisymmetric free convection in a power-law fluid saturated porous medium with variable permeability.
Cortell, "A note on magnetohydrodynamic flow of a power-law fluid over a stretching sheet," Applied Mathematics and Computation, vol.
Recently, Cortell [15] studied the effects of suction, viscous dissipation, and thermal radiation on flow and heat transfer of a power-law fluid past an infinite porous plate.
Zhang, "Steady flow and heat transfer of the power-law fluid over a rotating disk," International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, vol.
(18) for natural convection of the shear-thinning Power-law fluid. The comparisons between the present numerical results (obtained with mesh MIII) with the benchmark values (summarised in Table III) are extremely good and entirely consistent with our grid-dependency studies.