15. Unidimensional Gas Flows

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

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch15

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

How to Cite

Basniev, K. S., Dmitriev, N. M. and Chilingar, G. V. (2012) Unidimensional Gas Flows, in Mechanics of Fluid Flow, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch15

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



  • unidimensional gas flow;
  • sound velocity;
  • gas-dynamic functions;
  • gas ejector;
  • Shukhov's equation


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Sound Velocity

  • Energy Conservation Law

  • Mach Number. Velocity Factor

  • Linkage between the Flow Tube's Cross-Section Area and Flow Velocity

  • Gas Outflow through a Convergent Nozzle

  • De Laval's Nozzle

  • Gas-Dynamic Functions

  • Shock Waves

  • Computation of Gas Ejector

  • Transient-Free Gas Flow in Tubes

  • Shukhov's Equation