Accession Number : AD0437808

Title :   ON THE STABILITY OF MHD CHANNEL FLOW,

Corporate Author : BOEING SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH LABS SEATTLE WASH

Personal Author(s) : Hains,F. D.

Report Date : MAR 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 28

Abstract : The stability equations are derived for MHD channel flow with aligned magnetic field. The equations are simplified in three limiting cases: (1) the interaction parameter N is very small, (2) the magnetic Reynolds number is very large, and (3) the magnetic Reynolds number is very small. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MAGNETOHYDRODYNAMICS, FLUID FLOW), (*FLUID FLOW, STABILITY), EQUATIONS, MAGNETIC FIELDS, REYNOLDS NUMBER, PERTURBATION THEORY, CONDUCTIVITY, VISCOSITY, INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOW, HEATING, HEAT TRANSFER, VELOCITY, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), THEORY

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE