How is mean velocity for an internal flow defined?

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How is mean velocity for an internal flow defined?

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  • KremellaKremella Admin Posts: 2,326

    The mean velocity, for internal flows, characterizes the flow. It is defined as:

    m_dot = rho * U_avg * A_c

    where:

    m_dot - mass flow rate

    rho - density

    U_avg - mean velocity

    A_c - cross-sectional area

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