Accession Number : AD0738255

Title :   The Effect of Temperature on Drag Reduction Effectiveness of Polyox and of Polyacrylamide,

Corporate Author : ADMIRALTY RESEARCH LAB TEDDINGTON (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s) : Pike,E. W. A.

Report Date : JUL 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 4

Abstract : Solutions in tap water of three commercial polymers were examined for pipe flow drag reduction, measured by determination of skin friction coefficient over an eleven foot length of pipe.

Descriptors :   (*FLUID FLOW, *PIPES), (*DRAG, REDUCTION), POLYMERS, SOLUTIONS(MIXTURES), WATER, MEASUREMENT, THERMAL PROPERTIES, SKIN FRICTION

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE