TECHNICAL PAPERS: Fluids/Heat/Transport

A Turbulence Model for Pulsatile Arterial Flows

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B. A. Younis

Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA

S. A. Berger

Departments of Mechanical Engineering and Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, California 94720–1740, USA

J Biomech Eng 126(5), 578-584 (Nov 23, 2004) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1798032 History: Received March 16, 2004; Revised April 05, 2004; Online November 23, 2004
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Friction factor for steady pipe flow
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Predicted friction factors with and without intermittency
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Comparisons with analytical solution of Mao and Hanratty 23
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Phase-angle of wall shear stress. ο: q-ζ-γ; Δ: q-ζ; and  * : LES of Hsu et al. 24
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Variation of arterial flow Reynolds number
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Predicted velocity profiles in wall coordinates
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Acceleration parameter and predicted wall shear stress




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