10. Turbulent Flow of Fluids in Pipes

  1. Kaplan S. Basniev1,
  2. Nikolay M. Dmitriev1 and
  3. George V. Chilingar2

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch10

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

How to Cite

Basniev, K. S., Dmitriev, N. M. and Chilingar, G. V. (2012) Turbulent Flow of Fluids in Pipes, in Mechanics of Fluid Flow, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch10

Author Information

  1. 1

    Gubkin State University of Oil and Gas, Russia

  2. 2

    University of Southern California, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 26 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 8 OCT 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781118385067

Online ISBN: 9781118533628



  • turbulent flow;
  • Reynolds' equations;
  • semi-empiric turbulency theory;
  • velocity distribution;
  • hydraulic resistance


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reynolds'Experiments

  • Averaging the Parameters of Turbulent Flow

  • Reynolds'Equations

  • Semi-Empiric Turbulency Theory by L. Prandtl

  • Application of the Dimensionality Theory to the Construction of Semi-Empirical Turbulence Theories

  • Logarithmic Law of Velocity Distribution

  • Experimental Studies of Hydraulic Resistance