• Article  

      Inertial, viscous and yield stress effects in Bingham fluid filling of a 2-D cavity 

      Alexandrou, Andreas N.; Duc, E.; Entov, V. (2001)
      The present study concentrates on Bingham fluid filling of a 2-D cavity and examines the relative importance of inertial, viscous and yield stress effects on the filling profile. The results presented are obtained using ...
    • Conference Object  

      Rheological effects of strusture breakdown in semisolid slurries 

      Alexandrou, Andreas N.; Florides, G. C.; Georgiou, G. C.; Apelian, D. (Affiliation: Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University Cyprus, P.O.Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, CyprusAffiliation: Department of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Cyprus, P.O.Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, CyprusAffiliation: Metal Processing Institute, WPI, Worcester, MA, United StatesCorrespondence Address: Alexandrou, A.N.Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, University Cyprus, P.O.Box 20537, 1678 Nicosia, Cyprus, 2004)
      An essential element for the integration of the semisolid metal (SSM) process in the production of complex commercial components is the availability of accurate mathematical and computational tools that could describe both ...