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Unformatted text preview: grows towards the centerline. a. What do we say about the flow when the boundary layer has grown to the centerline of the pipe? b. What do we call the length of pipe along which the flow had proceeded before the boundary layer had grown to the centerline of the pipe? 5. Is the velocity profile in equation 8-17 true for any kind of fluid, or just Newtonian fluids? How do you know? 6. For laminar fluids, how is the Darcy friction factor related to the Reynolds number? 7. For non-circular pipes, what parameter do we use in place of the pipe diameter?...
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- Fall '11
- Chemical Engineering