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the layer of slower flow of a fluid past a surface

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Dalibard and Saint-Raymond are primarily concerned with mathematical methods for investigating singular behaviors on the boundary of a bounded domain, where the size of the boundary layer depends strongly on its localization, and more precisely when it becomes degenerate on some part of the boundary.
Kegerise, "Receptivity of hypersonic boundary layers over straight and flared cones," AIAA Journal, vol.
Newtonian fluid presents the properties of non-Newtonian fluid in nanochannels [15], such as the boundary layer effect.
For plate with finite dimensions, two boundary layers are developed naturally from the two leading edges.
Yamada, "A hierarchy of turbulence closure models for planetary boundary layers," Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, vol.
To avoid the effects of the nozzle boundary layers on the aerodynamics of the car models, a ground plate with a length of 4.4 m is installed in the measurement section at a height of 0.66 m from the wind tunnel floor.
Tien and Vafai [3] investigated the free convection boundary layer flow in a porous medium, owing to combined heat and mass transfer.
The classical concept of boundary layer corresponds to a thin region next to the wall in a flow where viscous forces are important which may affect the engineering process of producing.
Because hypersonic flow is far more complex than low speed flow (low Mach numbers flow and incompressible flow), the prediction of hypersonic boundary layer transition has become more difficult, which makes the transition mechanism of hypersonic boundary layer unclear.
Stratified Model with Isotropic Boundary Layers (IBL-Model).
Keller, "Heat and mass transfer in the boundary layers on an exponentially stretching continuous surface," Journal of Physics D, vol.
We require that in all orders the boundary layer corrections to the outer solution rapidly decay outside boundary layers, that is,
The research in MHD boundary layer flow has many important engineering applications such as power generators, the cooling of reactors, polymer industry, and spinning of filaments.