244 Complex Fluids I: Polymers and Macromolecules

Tuesday, November 18, 2014: 8:30 AM
M304 (Marriott Marquis Atlanta)
This session of contributed presentations will focus on the hydrodynamics of complex fluids. Topics of interest include the effects of non-Newtonian rheology on flow, flow-induced microstructure, viscoelasticity, and general polymeric and surfactant-laden flows.

Fluid Mechanics

Matthew E. Helgeson
Email: helgeson@engineering.ucsb.edu

Aditya S. Khair
Email: akhair@andrew.cmu.edu

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.

8:30 AM
(244a) Flow-Induced Concentration Inhomogeneity in Polymer Solutions
L. Gary Leal, Michael Cromer, Yassine Dhane and Glenn H Fredrickson

9:30 AM
(244e) Flow-Induced Microstructure of Linear and Branched Wormlike Micelles
Jason Rich, Michael Weaver, Kathleen Weigandt and Gregory Smith

9:45 AM
(244f) Relaxation of Single Flexible Polymers
Danielle J. Mai, Folarin Latinwo, Christopher A. Brockman and Charles M. Schroeder

10:00 AM

10:15 AM

10:45 AM
(244j) The Log-Conformation Reformulation (LCR) for Viscoelastic Flow Simulations in OpenfoamŪ
Florian Habla, Ming Wei Tan, Johannes Hasslberger and Olaf Hinrichsen
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