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porous materials, droplets, suspensions, spherical configuration, bubbles, transport theory, creep, permeability, sedimentation, viscosity, multiphase flow


Chemical Engineering


A method for computing Stokes flow interactions in suspensions of spherical objects is described in detail and applied to the suspensions of porous particles, drops, and bubbles to determine their hydrodynamic transport coefficients.

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