Boundary Layer

This simulation shows laminar flow over an isothermal, flat plate where the plate temperature is greater than the free stream fluid temperature. The hydrodynamic effects or thermal effects can be studied by switching the boundary type, either velocity or temperature, using the dropdown menu. 

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This simulation was made at the University of Colorado Boulder, Department of Chemical and Biological Engineering.  Authors: Keith Regner, Patrick Doyle, Neil Hendren

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