ePubs

The open archive for STFC research publications

You may experience service outages on ePubs over the coming days due to work being carried out to enhance our network infrastructure. The service should be considered at risk from 23/11 - 03/12.

Full Record Details

Persistent URL http://purl.org/net/epubs/work/50490
Record Status Checked
Record Id 50490
Title A computational study of oscillatory couette flows in thr transition regime with higher order moment method
Contributors
Abstract Gas flow in a micro-system is often in a non-equilibrium state. In the present paper, three different continuum based models are used to study oscillatory Couette flow in the transition regime. Available direct simulation Monte Carlo (DSMC) data are used to assess the continuum models. It is found that only the 26 moment model can capture the velocity profile in the Knudsen layer in the early transition regime.
Organisation CSE , CSE-CEG , STFC
Keywords Physics , Engineering
Funding Information
Related Research Object(s):
Licence Information:
Language English (EN)
Type Details URI(s) Local file(s) Year
Paper In Conference Proceedings In 1st European Conference on Microfluidics (microFLU), Bologna, Italy, 10-12 Dec 2008, (2008). 2008