Chapter 2. Single-Phase Gas Flow

  1. Dr. Herbert Städtke

Published Online: 22 JAN 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9783527610242.ch2

Gasdynamic Aspects of Two-Phase Flow: Hyperbolicity, Wave Propagation Phenomena, and Related Numerical Methods

Gasdynamic Aspects of Two-Phase Flow: Hyperbolicity, Wave Propagation Phenomena, and Related Numerical Methods

How to Cite

Städtke, H. (2006) Single-Phase Gas Flow, in Gasdynamic Aspects of Two-Phase Flow: Hyperbolicity, Wave Propagation Phenomena, and Related Numerical Methods, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527610242.ch2

Author Information

  1. Institute for Energy, Joint European Research Centre (JRC), Ispra Establishment, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JAN 2007
  2. Published Print: 21 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527405787

Online ISBN: 9783527610242

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Keywords:

  • single-phase gas flow;
  • Euler equations for one-dimensional flow;
  • characteristic analysis of flow equations;
  • shock waves;
  • flow through convergent–divergent nozzles;
  • shock tube;
  • multidimensional flow conditions

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Euler equations for one-dimensional flow

  • Quasi-one-dimensional flow in ducts of variable cross section

  • Characteristic analysis of flow equations

  • Shock waves

  • Flow through convergent–divergent nozzles

  • Shock tube

  • Multidimensional flow conditions