TITLE

Asymptotic solution of the Enskog equation

AUTHOR(S)
Kuszell, A.; Makowski, K.
PUB. DATE
April 1989
SOURCE
Physics of Fluids A;Apr89, Vol. 1 Issue 4, p746
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
An asymptotic solution of the Enskog equation is obtained by an expansion in two parameters: ε, estimating the deviation from equilibrium and ε, the Knudsen number. It is shown that different relations between these parameters imply that the different versions of approximate hydrodynamic equations are consistent. A second-order approximated solution of the Enskog equation in the case of E≈ε[SUB1] provides nonlinear hydrodynamic equations for dissipative incompressible flows as the most appropriate approximation.
ACCESSION #
9787700

 

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