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Rheological study and rheo-microscopy of semi-flexible fiber suspensions

Mahdi Keshtkar

PhD thesis (2009)

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Concentration regimes -- Sedimentation time -- Brownian motion -- Rheological behavior of fiber suspensions -- Fiber orientation -- Calculation of orientation tensors -- Graphical representation of orientation tensors -- Dynamics of orientation of fibers -- Closure approximations -- Constitutive equations for fiber suspensions -- Rheological behavior of fiber-filled model suspensions : effect of fiber flexibility -- Rheological properties and microstructural evolution of semi-flexible fiber suspensions under shear flow -- Generic model -- Experimental -- Steady state flow results -- Model predictions for transient shear flows -- Comparison of model predictions with transient experimental data -- Rheology of LDPE-based semi-flexible fiber suspensions -- Wall effects -- Fibers wettability and adhesion -- Fiber equilibrium shape -- Rheological properties in transient flow -- Characterization of orientation state of fibers in shear flow.

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Sédiments en suspension; Suspensions (Chimie); Fibres -- Propriétés mécaniques; Rhéologie

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Department: Département de génie chimique
Date Deposited: 04 Aug 2021 11:04
Last Modified: 25 Aug 2021 14:59
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