Characteristics of stratified flows of Newtonian/non-Newtonian shear-thinning fluids

Characteristics of stratified flows of Newtonian/non-Newtonian shear-thinning fluids •Exact solution for laminar stratified flow of Newtonian/Carreau fluid is obtained.•The effect of the rheology on two-phase flow characteristics is studied.•Two-phase stratified flow can behave like the liquid is Newtonian.•Boundaries of multiple solution regions are identified and mapped.•Two-Fluid model closures are discussed for this case. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png International Journal of Multiphase Flow Elsevier

Characteristics of stratified flows of Newtonian/non-Newtonian shear-thinning fluids

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Pergamon
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Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Ltd
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0301-9322
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10.1016/j.ijmultiphaseflow.2017.06.005
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Abstract

•Exact solution for laminar stratified flow of Newtonian/Carreau fluid is obtained.•The effect of the rheology on two-phase flow characteristics is studied.•Two-phase stratified flow can behave like the liquid is Newtonian.•Boundaries of multiple solution regions are identified and mapped.•Two-Fluid model closures are discussed for this case.

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International Journal of Multiphase FlowElsevier

Published: Dec 1, 2017

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