10. Pressure-Based Algorithms for Single-Fluid and Multifluid Flows

  1. W. J. Minkowycz2,
  2. E. M. Sparrow3 and
  3. J. Y. Murthy4
  1. F. Moukalled and
  2. M. Darwish

Published Online: 21 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch10

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition

How to Cite

Moukalled, F. and Darwish, M. (2000) Pressure-Based Algorithms for Single-Fluid and Multifluid Flows, in Handbook of Numerical Heat Transfer, Second Edition (eds W. J. Minkowycz, E. M. Sparrow and J. Y. Murthy), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470172599.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University of Illinois at Chicago, Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering (MC 251), 842 West Taylor Street, Chicago, IL 60607-7022, USA

  2. 3

    University of Minnesota-Twin Cities, Department of Mechanical Engineering, 111 Church Street, S.E., Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA

  3. 4

    Purdue University, School of Mechanical Engineering, 1288 Mechanical Engineering Building, West Lafavette, IN 47907-1288, USA

Author Information

  1. American University of Beirut, Department of Mechanical Engineering, P.O. Box 11-0236, Riad El Solh, Beirut, 1107 2020, Lebanon

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 22 DEC 2000

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471348788

Online ISBN: 9780470172599

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Keywords:

  • general scalar equation;
  • single-fluid flow;
  • compressible flow applications;
  • wall boundary condition;
  • simple variants

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Governing Equations

  • Discretization and Notation

  • The Simple Algorithm

  • Extension to Compressible Flow

  • Boundary Conditions

  • Simple Variants

  • The Multifluid Flow Algorithms

  • Improving the Rhie-Chow Interpolation

  • Closing Remarks

  • Nomenclature

  • References