Walkley, M.A., Gaskell, P.H., Jimack, P.K., Kelmanson, M.A. and Summers, J.L. (2004) Finite element simulation of three-dimensional free-surface flow problems with dynamic contact lines. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 47 (10-11). pp. 1353-1359. ISSN 0271-2091Full text not available from this repository.
An arbitrary Lagrangian-Eulerian (ALE) finite element method is described for the solution of three-dimensional free-surface flow problems. The focus of this work is on extending the algorithm to include a dynamic contact line model allowing the fluid free surface, in the steady case, to form a prespecified static contact angle with a solid boundary and, in the transient case, to move along the solid boundary. This widens the applicability of the algorithm to important industrial applications such as forced spreading of fluids and gravity-driven flow on inclined surfaces.
|Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information:||© 2004 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.|
|Academic Units:||The University of Leeds > Faculty of Engineering (Leeds) > School of Computing (Leeds)|
|Depositing User:||Repository Assistant|
|Date Deposited:||27 Nov 2006|
|Last Modified:||29 Sep 2010 14:15|
|Publisher:||John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.|
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