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Derivation of velocity profile through a cylindrical pipe

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1 – Derivation of velocity profile through cylindrical pipe

Summary
An overview of the Hagen-Poiseuille equation, and a step-by-step derivation which aims to give an initial understanding.

Fluid Flow

BOEING 777

The following post used the following references as resources: 1.) Aviation Week and 2.) the Boeing Company web site for the 777 aircraft configurations and history of the Boeing Company. 2,543 more words

Commentary

I'm a Geoscientist: Sian Loveless - 'Young Scientist Representative' Officer

It’s I’m a Geoscientist week! Or more exactly: weeks. From March 9 until March 20, the EGU supports I’m a Geoscientist to help students engage with scientists about real science. 694 more words

Young Scientist

I'm a Geoscientist: Michael Kühn - Deputy President

It’s I’m a Geoscientist week! Or more exactly: weeks. From March 9 until March 20, the EGU supports I’m a Geoscientist to help students engage with scientists about real science. 609 more words

CO2 Storage

One dimensional cellular automata

As I foresee, I would be working on something related to lattice Boltzmann method. Therefore, I am very serious and curious about the fundamentals behind LBM. 317 more words

Research & NTHU

Fluid Flow around a Cylinder

This week we have been looking at the fluid flow around a cylinder and how Bernoulli’s equation can be applied to this.

For this model to be valid the fluid flow must be tangential to the cylinder. 389 more words

Fluid Dynamics

The Reynolds number

The Reynolds number is largely defined as “the ratio of inertial forces to viscous forces” in a moving fluid. But, in plain english, this actually explains very little. 364 more words

Engineering