One modification of the Ericksen-Leslie equations in a two-dimensional motion

G. Ryskin*

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Abstract

It is shown that some terms in the stress tensor can be lumped together if the motion is two-dimensional; this should lead to significant computational economy.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)207-210
Number of pages4
JournalJournal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics
Volume39
Issue number2
DOIs
StatePublished - 1991

Keywords

  • Ericksen-Leslie theory
  • anisotropic fluids
  • liquid crystals
  • liquid-crystal polymers
  • two-dimensional motion

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Chemical Engineering(all)
  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Applied Mathematics

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