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2014-05-31 23:08:30

The need for more oil and gas worldwide is helping to drive growth in the ultrasonic flowmeter market.

2014-05-31 23:08:24

A new market research study from Flow Research finds that the magnetic flowmeter market is the largest of any type of flowmeter market.

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2014-05-29 23:03:03

Researchers from the Universities Space Research Association observed the comet 209P/LINEAR which was responsible for the recent Camelopardalids meteor shower of May 2014. Comets rarely come this close to Earth, making it an extraordinary opportunity to get images of the surface.

2014-05-27 23:13:06

Base Products Corp of Buffalo NY has identified these causes and recommends being pro-active in preventing basement flooding.

2014-05-27 04:22:10

The link between SPEED(TM) and STAR-CCM+® creates a total electric machine solution NEW YORK and LONDON, May 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CD-adapco(TM), the largest privately held CFD-focused

2014-05-23 23:11:16

New pump design extends oil life, which promotes longer compressor life overall. Somerset, Pennsylvania (PRWEB) May 23, 2014

2014-05-21 12:23:42

LONDON, May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report:

2014-05-21 11:59:58

When the English author Sir Francis Bacon wrote "The world's a bubble" in 1629, it's a safe bet he wasn't thinking about microfluidics.

2014-05-20 12:25:25

RnRMarketResearch.com adds "Oil and Gas Accumulators Market by Type (Bladder, Diaphragm and Piston), Application (Blowout Preventer, Mud Pumps and Offshore rigs), Geography - Global Trends & Forecast

2014-05-16 23:10:37

It was this unique partnership that has lead to the engineering of an original designed custom golf driver, the Grenade.


Latest Fluid dynamics Reference Libraries

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2010-09-23 15:29:32

A barometer is an instrument that measures atmospheric pressure. The barometer measures pressure exerted by the atmosphere using water, air, or mercury. Through measuring the pressure one can forecast short term weather changes. Evangelista Torricelli is credited with the invention of the barometer in 1643. However, Gasparo Berti unintentionally built a water barometer around the same time. Rene Descartes was also noted as describing an experiment to determine air pressure but there is no...

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2009-07-18 15:30:33

A Vortex (plural: vortices) is a spinning, often turbulent, mass of flowing fluid. Any spiral movement with a closed streamline is considered vortex flow. The speed and rate of rotation of a vortex is always greatest at the center, with progressively decreasing speed away from the center. The fluid pressure is lowest in the center of the vortex, and rises further from the center (Bernoulli's Principle). The core of a vortex is sometimes visible due to a plume of water vapor caused by...

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2009-07-18 12:56:04

Turbulence (or turbulent flow) is characterized by chaotic, random property changes. Turbulence occurs with low momentum diffusion (spreading of atmospheric properties), high momentum convection (vertical transference of atmospheric properties), and rapid variation of pressure and velocity in both space and time. A flow that is not turbulent is known as laminar flow. A vortex moving at low speeds will most likely cause laminar flow, and as speeds increase a transition is made to turbulent...

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2004-10-19 04:45:41

Comet -- A comet is a small body from the outer reaches of the solar system similar to an asteroid but composed of ice. Often described as "dirty snowballs," they are composed largely of carbon dioxide ice, methane ice, and water ice with a mixture of dust and small stony aggregates mixed in. Comets are thought to be small pieces of debris left over from the formation of the solar system, representing a sample of the original composition of the nebula that condensed to form the Sun and all...

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