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Computational fluid dynamics, usually abbreviated as cfd, is a branch of fluid mechanics that uses numerical methods and algorithms to solve and analyse problems that involve fluid flows. His name is associated most famously with the boundary layer concept, but also with several other topics in 20th century fluid mechanics, particularly turbulence prandtl s mixing length. In 1904 a littleknown physicist revolutionized fluid dynamics with his notion that the effects of friction are experienced only very near an object moving through a fluid. Ludwig prandtl, with his fundamental contributions to hydrodynamics, aerodynamics and gasdynamics, greatly influenced the development of fluid mechanics as a whole and it was his pioneering research in the first half of the 20th century that founded modern fluid mechanics. General article ludwig prandtl and boundary layers in fluid flow. Johanna vogelprandtl, i wanted to have the text translated to english. Ludwig prandtl author of applied hydro and aeromechanics. Download pdf prandtl s essentials of fluid mechanics.

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