Accession Number : AD0686136

Title :   A GENERALIZATION OF DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Moran,M. J. ; Gaggioli,R. A.

Report Date : SEP 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 39

Abstract : Recent group theory techniques for the purpose of reducing the number of independent variables in systems of partial differential equations subject to boundary and/or initial conditions are applied to dimensional analysis. Specifically, it is shown that a generalization of conventional dimensional methods can be effected via the techniques. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*PARTIAL DIFFERENTIAL EQUATIONS, GROUPS(MATHEMATICS)), (*GROUPS(MATHEMATICS), TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS)), BOUNDARY VALUE PROBLEMS, INVARIANCE, FLUID FLOW

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE