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Cell Model of Viscous Flow Past a Semipermeable Cylinder

Volume: 1 Issue: 1
Year of Publication: 2019
Authors: M. Krishna Prasad, Tina Bucha


Stokes steady incompressible viscous fluid flow through a partially permeable cylinder is analytically studied using cell model technique. Considered flow is divided into two regions, outer viscous fluid region and inner semipermeable region which are governed by Stokes and Darcy\"s law respectively. Boundary conditions for the fluid porous interface are continuity of normal component of velocity, vanishing of tangential component of velocity and continuity of pressure accompanying the boundary condition for cell surface. Exact solution and an expression for drag exerted on the cylinder is calculated using stream function. Variation of Kozeny constant against fractional void volume is studied numerically. As special case analytical and numerical results agrees with well known existing results.


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Semipermeable cylinder, Stokes flow, Darcy\"s law, drag force, cell models.

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