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Detection of the Onset of Instability in a Cylindrical Magnetohydrodynamic Flow

Nature volume 204, page 563 (07 November 1964) | Download Citation

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DURING the past few years the classical small perturbation analysis for the prediction of criteria of stability in hydrodynamic flows has been extended to cover several cases where the fluids are electrical conductors and magnetic fields are present1.

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    , Hydrodynamic and Hydromagnetic Stability (1961).

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    , ibid., 422 (1961).

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  1. Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge.

    • J. A. BAYLIS

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