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 JAMP  Vol.3 No.7 , July 2015
Perturbation Solutions for Annular Flow of Small Gap
Abstract: The perturbation method is used to solve the control equations of a three-dimensional annular flow inside a small gap. The nonlinear equations are separated into zeroth-order and first-order perturbation equations. The velocity and pressure distributions are solved successively by different numerical methods with the zeroth-order and first-order equation. Agreement in results is found with the present method and software ANSYS-CFX, which illustrates the applicability of perturbation method in solving complicated flow field inside small gaps.
Cite this paper: Cao, X. , Wang, Y. (2015) Perturbation Solutions for Annular Flow of Small Gap. Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics, 3, 761-765. doi: 10.4236/jamp.2015.37092.
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