Accession Number : AD0830478

Title :   CONSTITUTIVE EQUATIONS FOR A FLUID CONTAINING NON-RIGID STRUCTURES.

Descriptive Note : Scientific rept.,

Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV BRONX GEOPHYSICAL SCIENCES LAB

Personal Author(s) : Kirwan, A. D., Jr

Report Date : FEB 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 26

Abstract : The general theory of structured fluids is discussed from a physical standpoint. Two new physical principles are utilized in developing constitutive equations. Restrictions on the phenomenological coefficients imposed by the second law of thermodynamics are obtained. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*FLUIDS, STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES), FLUID DYNAMICS, MICROSTRUCTURE, ELASTIC PROPERTIES, MATRICES(MATHEMATICS), STRESSES, INEQUALITIES, ENTROPY, VISCOSITY, DISSIPATION FACTOR, EQUATIONS, LINEAR SYSTEMS, VECTOR ANALYSIS, CONTINUUM MECHANICS, DIFFERENTIAL GEOMETRY.

Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE