Travelling Wave Solutions of Burgers' Equation for Gee-Lyon Fluid FlowsApplied Mathematics E-Notes
AbstractIn this work we present some analytic and semi-analytic traveling wave solutions of generalized Burger' equation for isothermal unidirectional flow of viscous non-Newtonian fluids obeying Gee-Lyon nonlinear rheological equation. The solution of Burgers' equation for Newtonian flow as a special case. We also derive estimates of shock thickness for non-Newtonian flows.
Citation InformationDongming Wei and Ken Holladay. "Travelling Wave Solutions of Burgers' Equation for Gee-Lyon Fluid Flows" Applied Mathematics E-Notes (2012) p. 129 - 135
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/dongming_wei/7/