Accession Number : AD0633959

Title :   TURBULENT FLOW OF DILUTE POLYMER SOLUTIONS. STUDIES IN COUETTE FLOW.

Descriptive Note : Doctoral thesis,

Corporate Author : MASSACHUSETTS INST OF TECH CAMBRIDGE DEPT OF CHEMICAL ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Lee,Tae-Sup

Report Date : MAY 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 47

Abstract : The purpose of the thesis was to investigate the phenomenon of drastic reduction of turbulent drag (friction stress) in a micromolecular liquid by the addition of soluble high-polymer substances.

Descriptors :   (*POLYMERS, TURBULENCE), (*DRAG, REDUCTION), COUETTE FLOW, RELAXATION TIME, SHEAR STRESSES, MOLECULAR WEIGHT, ADDITIVES

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE