Recent Progress in Polymer Drag Reduction
Research and development rept. Jan-Apr 1974
NAVAL UNDERSEA CENTER SAN DIEGO CA
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Recent developments on various aspects of polymer friction reduction in turbulent flow are reviewed, with special emphasis on the areas where intensive work is currently under way. Detailed attention is paid to the topics of drag-reducing suspensions, heat transfer in polymer solutions, and the effect of polymers on cavitation, jets, and lift.
- Fluid Mechanics