Inclusion of lubrication forces in dynamic simulations

Ashok S. Sangani, Guobiao Mo

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A new method is described for incorporating close-field, lubrication forces between pairs of particles into the multiparticle Stokes flow calculations. The method is applied to the suspensions of both spherical as well as cylindrical particles, and results computed by the method are shown to be in excellent agreement with the exact known results available in the literature.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1653-1662
Number of pages10
JournalPhysics of Fluids
Issue number5
StatePublished - 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computational Mechanics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes


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