Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Fluid Dynamics, Computational Modeling and Applications

The content of this book covers several up-to-date topics in fluid dynamics, computational modeling and its applications, and it is intended to serve as a general reference for scientists, engineers, and graduate students. The book is comprised of 30 chapters divided into 5 parts, which include: winds, building and risk prevention; multiphase flow, structures and gases; heat transfer, combustion and energy; medical and biomechanical applications; and other important themes. This book also provides a comprehensive overview of computational fluid dynamics and applications, without excluding experimental and theoretical aspects.

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Fluid Dynamics, Computational Modeling and ApplicationsEdited by L. Hector Juarez

Published: February 24th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/2403

ISBN: 978-953-51-0052-2

Copyright year: 2012

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70673 Total Chapter Downloads

9 Crossref Citations

23 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations

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1. Study of Wind-Induced Interference Effects on the Fujian Earth-Buildings

By Peng Xingqian, Liu Chunyan and Chen Yanhong

1487

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2. Mass–Consistent Wind Field Models: Numerical Techniques by L2–Projection Methods

By L. Héctor Juárez, María Luisa Sandoval, Jorge López and Rafael Reséndiz

2000

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3. Ventilation Effectiveness Measurements Using Tracer Gas Technique

By Hwataik Han

2657

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4. Fluid Dynamic Models Application in Risk Assessment

By Peter Vidmar, Stojan Petelin and Marko Perkovič

1969

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5. Sail Performance Analysis of Sailing Yachts by Numerical Calculations and Experiments

By Y. Tahara, Y. Masuyama, T. Fukasawa and M. Katori

4070

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6. A Magneto-Fluid-Dynamic Model and Computational Solving Methodologies for Aerospace Applications

By Francesco Battista, Tommaso Misuri and Mariano Andrenucci

1687

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7. Mechanics of Multi-Phase Frictional Visco-Plastic, Non-Newtonian, Depositing Fluid Flow in Pipes, Disks and Channels

By Habib Alehossein

2387

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8. Three Dimensional Simulation of Gas-Radiation Interactions in Gas Lasers

By Timothy J. Madden

1314

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9. Fluid-Structure Interaction

By Stoia-Djeska Marius and Safta Carmen-Anca

3581

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10. Study on Multi-Phase Flow Field in Electrolysis Magnesium Industry

By Ze Sun, Guimin Lu, Xingfu Song, Shuying Sun, Yuzhu Sun, Jin Wang and Jianguo Yu

2308

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11. Fluid-Structure Interaction Techniques for Parachute

By Vinod Kumar and Victor Udoewa

2578

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12. Fluid Flow in Polymer Electrolyte Membrane Fuel Cells

By Alfredo Iranzo, Antonio Salva and Felipe Rosa

2727

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13. Heat Transfer Enhancement in Microchannel Heat Sink Using Nanofluids

By P. Gunnasegaran, N.H. Shuaib, H.A. Mohammed, M.F. Abdul Jalal and E. Sandhita

3466

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14. Modelling and Optimizing Operating Conditions of Heat Exchanger with Finned Elliptical Tubes

By Stanisław Łopata and Paweł Ocłoń

3678

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15. Simulation of H2-Air Non-Premixed Flame Using Combustion Simulation Technique to Reduce Chemical Mechanisms

By Kazui Fukumoto and Yoshifumi Ogami

2889

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16. Nuclear Propulsion

By Claudio Bruno

2290

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17. Fluid Dynamics in Microchannels

By Jyh-tong Teng, Jiann-Cherng Chu, Chao Liu, Tingting Xu, Yih-Fu Lien, Jin-Hung Cheng, Suyi Huang, Shiping Jin, Thanhtrung Dang, Chunping Zhang, Xiangfei Yu, Ming-Tsang Lee, and Ralph Greif

8544

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18. Modelling Propelling Force in Swimming Using Numerical Simulations

By Daniel A. Marinho, Tiago M. Barbosa, Vishveshwar R. Mantha, Abel I. Rouboa and António J. Silva

2213

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19. Surfactant Analysis of Thin Liquid Film in the Human Trachea via Application of Volume of Fluid (VOF)

By Sujudran Balachandran

1920

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20. 3D Particle Simulations of Deformation of Red Blood Cells in Micro-Capillary Vessel

By Katsuya Nagayama and Keisuke Honda

2455

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21. Numerical Modeling and Simulations of Pulsatile Human Blood Flow in Different 3D-Geometries

By Renat A. Sultanov and Dennis Guster

2224

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22. Biomechanical Factors Analysis in Aneurysm

By Kleiber Bessa, Daniel Legendre and Akash Prakasan

1940

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23. Assessment of Carotid Flow Using Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Computational Fluid Dynamics

By Vinicius C. Rispoli, Joao L. A. Carvalho, Jon F. Nielsen and Krishna S. Nayak

1516

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24. Numerical Simulation for Intranasal Transport Phenomena

By Takahisa Yamamoto, Seiichi Nakata, Tsutomu Nakashima and Tsuyoshi Yamamoto

1378

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25. Fluid-Dynamic Characterization and Efficiency Analysis in Plastic Separation of the Hydraulic Separator Multidune

By Floriana La Marca, Monica Moroni and Antonio Cenedese

1331

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26. Optimization of Pouring Velocity for Aluminium Gravity Casting

By Y. Kuriyama, K. Yano and S. Nishido

2043

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27. Fluid Dynamics Without Fluids

By Marco Marcon

1081

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28. Fluid Dynamics in Space Sciences

By H. Pérez-de-Tejada

1413

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29. Aero - Optics: Controlling Light with Air

By Cosmas Mafusire and Andrew Forbes

1527

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