Accession Number : AD0618043

Title :   AN ELEMENTARY NUMERICAL TREATMENT OF THE BOLTZMANN EQUATION FOR A SIMPLE GAS WITH PARTICULAR ATTENTION TO WALL INTERACTION,

Corporate Author : COLUMBIA UNIV NEW YORK PLASMA LAB

Personal Author(s) : Elrod,Harold G.

Report Date : MAY 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : Analysis of an numerical experiments connected with solution of the Boltzmann equation for a simple gas are described. Efforts are directed towards providing a better understanding of kinetic theory predictions for flow phenomena near a wall.

Descriptors :   (*KINETIC THEORY, GAS FLOW), (*TRANSPORT PROPERTIES, COUETTE FLOW), (*COUETTE FLOW, KINETIC THEORY), INTEGRAL EQUATIONS, NONLINEAR DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, INTEGRAL TRANSFORMS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE