Journal of Engineering Physics and Thermophysics

, Volume 87, Issue 1, pp 184–190 | Cite as

Couette Longitudinal Turbulent Flow Between Coaxial Cylinders

  • V. A. Babkin

Within the framework of the model of anisotropic wall turbulence, an analytical solution is obtained for the problem on turbulent incompressible-fluid flow between two coaxial circular cylinders due to the motion of the internal cylinder along the common axis (Couette flow). The velocity profile and the surface-friction coefficient of the internal cylinder are determined. The solution is compared to the existing solutions and to experimental data.


wall turbulence two-layer flow in the gap boundary of flow subregions velocity profile surface friction 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Petrozavodsk State UniversityPetrozavodskRussia

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