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Instability of aqueous solutions of polyacrylamide in a hydrodynamic field

Abstract

This article discusses findings obtained regarding the effect of a hydrodynamic field on the reduced viscosity, effect of turbulent friction reduction, light scattering, double refraction, and optical density of aqueous solutions of hydrolyzed polyacrylamide.

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Translated from Inzhenerno-Fizicheskii Zhurnal, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 378–384, September, 1985.

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Makogon, B.P., Bykova, E.N., Bezrukova, M.A. et al. Instability of aqueous solutions of polyacrylamide in a hydrodynamic field. Journal of Engineering Physics 49, 1022–1027 (1985). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF00872743

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Keywords

  • Viscosity
  • Aqueous Solution
  • Statistical Physic
  • Optical Density
  • Polyacrylamide