Partner: B. Metzger


Recent publications
1.Ekiel-Jeżewska M.L., Metzger B., Guazzelli E., Spherical cloud of point particles falling in a viscous fluid, PHYSICS OF FLUIDS, ISSN: 1070-6631, DOI: 10.1063/1.2186692, Vol.18, pp.38104-0, 2006

Statistical mechanics is applied to calculate ensemble-averaged particle and fluid velocity fields of a spherical cloud of point particles sedimenting at a low Reynolds number. The analogy with the fall of a liquid drop in another lighter fluid is discussed.


Fluid drops, Tensor methods, Fluid equations, Hydrodynamics, Reynolds stress modeling

Ekiel-Jeżewska M.L.-IPPT PAN
Metzger B.-CNRS (FR)
Guazzelli E.-CNRS (FR)