Accession Number:

AD0755059

Title:

A Note on the Flow Toroidal Oscillations of a Thin Spherical Shell of Conducting Fluid.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1972-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

Slow oscillations of a thin spherical shell of conducting fluid in the presence of a toroidal magnetic field are shown to drift eastward in agreement with the work of Stewartson. The result is established very simply by suitable choice of basic magnetic field. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Fluid Mechanics

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE