Accession Number : AD0604213

Title :   ON THE STABILITY OF FLUID FLOWS WITH SPHERICAL SYMMETRY,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Plesset,M. S.

Report Date : 28 SEP 1953

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : The conditions for the stability or instability of the interface between two immiscible incompressible fluids in radial motion are deduced. The stability conditions derived by Taylor for the interface of two fluids in plane motion do not apply to spherical flows without significant modifications. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FLOW, STABILITY), SURFACE PROPERTIES, SPHERES, INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOW, MOTION, MATHEMATICAL ANALYSIS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE