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Publication Citation: Viscosity

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Author(s): Robert F. Berg;
Title: Viscosity
Published: December 01, 2005
Abstract: This article summarizes the role of viscosity in describing the properties and flow of fluids. Its measurement, dependences on temperature and density, and deviations from Newtonian behavior are discussed. Example plots and a bibliography are included.
Citation: Encyclopedia of Physics
Keywords: Andrade equation,Chapman-Enskog,Couette flow,Navier-Stokes equation,viscosity measurement
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