8. Parallel-Plane Flows of Ideal Incompressible Fluid

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

Published Online: 26 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch8

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

Mechanics of Fluid Flow

How to Cite

Basniev, K. S., Dmitriev, N. M. and Chilingar, G. V. (2012) Parallel-Plane Flows of Ideal Incompressible Fluid, in Mechanics of Fluid Flow, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118533628.ch8

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



  • parallel-plane flows;
  • incompressible fluid;
  • parallel-plane potential flows;
  • Zhukovsky's transform;
  • stationary flow


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Complex-Valued Potential of Flow

  • Examples of Parallel-Plane Potential Flows

  • Conformous Reflection of Flows

  • Zhukovsky's Transform

  • Flow-Around an Arbitrary Profile

  • Forces Acting on a Profile under the Stationary Flow