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Ryan May 26, 2004 05:07

How to deside which direction to flow?
 
Hi all Here's a simple question, but I'm not familiar with fluid dynamics, so please someone help me to clear it out.

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suppose there is a tube with a nozzle in the left portion. The tube is filled with liquid. When a heater is applyed at the "++++" position, and liquid begin to vaporize. Which direction will the fluid flow? and Why?

Thank you very much!

Ryan

Leo May 26, 2004 08:07

Re: How to deside which direction to flow?
 
Thats not very easy to explain. You should consult "Hydrodynamic Stability" by PG Drazin.

Ryan June 7, 2004 05:27

Re: How to deside which direction to flow?
 
Hi Leo

Thanks for your suggestion, although not familiar with this area, but I'll check it. Thank you!

Ryan


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