fluid dynamics

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fluid dynamics

the study of motion (strictly accelerating motion) in or of a fluid medium (liquid or gas).
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Researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology developed a framework for identifying what triggers potential natural disasters such as this year's hurricanes that they then applied to turbulent fluid flows, which author Themistoklis Sapsis calls "the Holy Grail of extreme events.
The software has a bi-directional interface with Intergraphs pipe stress analysis software Intergraph CAESAR II, removing redundant work processes and enhancing the quality of pipe stress and fluid flow analysis.
The fluid flow due to shrinking surface behaves differently as compared to the forward stretching flow, this was first observed by Wang [13].
In the fuel cell industry, an improved heat transfer and fluid flow management is reportedly critical to an extended fuel cell membrane life, fuel cell stack longevity and increased fuel cell stack voltages.
Operating under the flagship of KEF Holdings, JCF Fluid Flow, located in Hamriyah Free Zone, Sharjah, UAE, is the first fully integrated valve manufacturing factory in the Middle East.
Fluid flow and pressure drop characteristics for the generated packed bed are modeled and experimentally validated.
SENTRY[R] Pulsation Dampeners remove virtually all system shock, enhancing all-around performance and reliability of fluid flow in process flow applications.
And they wanted to see fluid flow virtually-that is, represented in a computerized component.
Sensing of fluid flow is demonstrated by measuring a change in the large signal resistance of the microheater analogous to a hot wire anemometer with a detection limit of [+ or -] 320 pL/s.
The capability to use hybrid meshes in a fluid flow analysis enables engineers to produce fast, accurate FEA meshes on the first pass, the company adds.
It permits checking of fluid flow at a glance via a green LED light.
A new cleaning fluid for hot-oil temperature controllers is designed to break up sludge, carbon lumps, and other deposits that can hamper heat transfer and fluid flow.