2. Fluid Flow

  1. K. S. N. Raju

Published Online: 22 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch2

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice

How to Cite

Raju, K. S. N. (2011) Fluid Flow, in Fluid Mechanics, Heat Transfer, and Mass Transfer: Chemical Engineering Practice, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470909973.ch2

Author Information

  1. Jubilee Hills, Hyderabad 500 033, India

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 FEB 2011
  2. Published Print: 14 MAR 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470637746

Online ISBN: 9780470909973

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Keywords:

  • fluid flow, and velocity profiles - for laminar and turbulent flows;
  • drag coefficients - for spheres, disks and cylinders;
  • water hammer, as pressure wave or surge - or momentary increase in pressure or hydraulic shock

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Flow Phenomena

  • Water Hammer

  • Compressible Fluids