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Comments on "Numerical studies of viscous flow around circular cylinders"

Keller, H. B. (1970) Comments on "Numerical studies of viscous flow around circular cylinders". Physics of Fluids, 13 (2). pp. 533-534. ISSN 0031-9171.

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It is claimed by Hamielec and Raal(1) that their computations improve upon the extrapolation procedure of Keller and Takami(2) which is considered “inadequate” and “could presumably lead to appreciable errors.” However, the authors clearly do not understand the procedure of Keller and Takami or else do not understand the nature of Imai’s asymptotic solution, or both.

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Additional Information:© 1970 American Institute of Physics. Received 2 May 1969. Comment on A. E. Hamielec et al., "Numerical Studies of Viscous Flow around Circular Cylinders", Phys. Fluids 12, 11 (1969). See also A. E. Hamielec et al., "Reply to Comments by H.B. Keller", Phys. Fluids 13, 534 (1970).
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