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KIAM Preprint № 36, Moscow, 2002
Authors: Shadrina T.V.
On the Axially Symmetric Flow of the Viscous Incompressible Fluid Around a Needle.
We consider the stationary spatial axially symmetric flow of the viscous incompressible fluid around a semi-infinite needle. The flow is described by the Navier-Stokes system of equations, which is reduced to a partial differential equation for a stream function. The boundary conditions are set at infinity and at the needle. The support of the equation consists of 5 points. Its convex hull is the trapezoid Г. To each its edge and each its vertex there corresponds a truncated equation. We prove that no truncated equation has a solution satisfying both boundary conditions. We consider also two truncated equations corresponding to two edges of the trapezoid Г. They have matched self-similar solutions depending from one parameter. For some its value, the matched solutions satisfy both boundary conditions. However, in a layer the pressure tends to -∞. Hence, the solution has no physical meaning.
Publication language: russian
Research direction:
Mathematical problems and theory of numerical methods
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