, Volume 28, Issue 9, pp 6–11 | Cite as

Electromagnetically driven flows in metals processing

  • J. Szekely
  • C. W. Chang
Aluminum Technology


Understanding induction stirring or mixing in an ESR unit requires knowledge of both electrodynamics and turbulence modeling. For many metallurgists, here is a first course in these disciplines


Coil Current Metal Pool Fluid Flow Equation Tracer Dispersion Electromagnetic Force Field 
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