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The self-propulsion of a deformable body in a perfect fluid

Saffman, P. G. (1967) The self-propulsion of a deformable body in a perfect fluid. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 28 (2). pp. 385-389. ISSN 0022-1120. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechAUTHORS:SAFjfm67b

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Abstract

It is shown that a deformable body can move persistently from rest through a perfect fluid without having to produce vorticity in the fluid.


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Additional Information:© 1967 Cambridge University Press. Reprinted with permission. (Received 15 August 1966)
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