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Buoyancy

Buoyancy or upthrust is an upward force exerted by a…

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Biotribology

Biotribology is the study of friction, wear and lubrication of…

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Biofluid mechanics

Biological fluid mechanics, or biofluid mechanics, is the study of…

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Viscoelasticity

Viscoelasticity is the study of materials which have a time-dependent…

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Equipotential surface

An equipotential surface is therefore defined as the set of…

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Flow rate

In metrology the term flow rate indicates the maximum value…

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Boundary layer

A boundary layer is a very thin layer of viscous…

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Laminar flow

Laminar flow is non-turbulent flow in smooth parallel (non-intersecting) paths…

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Laminar-turbulent transitional flow

The process of a laminar fluid flow becoming turbulent is…

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Turbulence or turbulent flow

Turbulence (or turbulent flow) is a flow regime characterized by…

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Fluid flow

A fluid flow may be described in two different ways:…

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Fluid

In physics, a fluid is a substance that continually deforms…

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Fluid mechanics

Fluid mechanics is one of the oldest and broadest fields…

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Anelasticity

Anelasticity is a characteristic of viscoelastic materials that depends on…

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