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A note on the stability of steady inviscid helical gas flows

  • Knut S. Eckhoff (a1) and Leiv Storesletten (a2)
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  • Published online: 01 April 2006

A necessary condition for linear stability of steady inviscid helical gas flows is found by the generalized progressing-wave expansion method. The criterion obtained is compared with the known Richardson number criteria giving sufficient conditions for stability.

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