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  • Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 168
  • July 1986, pp. 501-513

Gravity and shear wave stability of free surface flows. Part 1. Numerical calculations

  • R. W. Chin (a1) (a2), F. H. Abernath (a1) and J. R. Bertschy (a1) (a3)
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The linear, two-dimensional stability of flows down an inclined plane has been examined at large Reynolds numbers. Both the surface and shear wave modes have been numerically investigated, involving changes in angle of inclination, surface tension, and form factor.

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