Pulsatile flow in curved elastic tubes

Wall shear stresses are thought to have an influence on the formation of deposits of blood fats on the linings of the arteries, in atherosclerosis. Measuring velocities close to an artery wall to determine wall shears is difficult in view of the thinness of the boundary layer. Analytical solutions a...

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Main Author: John Ascough
Format: Default Thesis
Published: 1996
Online Access:https://hdl.handle.net/2134/32000
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