Continuum Nanofluidics.

  title={Continuum Nanofluidics.},
  author={J. S. Hansen and Jeppe C. Dyre and Peter J. Daivis and Billy D. Todd and Henrik Bruus},
  journal={Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids},
  volume={31 49},
This paper introduces the fundamental continuum theory governing momentum transport in isotropic nanofluidic systems. The theory is an extension of the classical Navier-Stokes equation, and includes coupling between translational and rotational degrees of freedom as well as nonlocal response functions that incorporate spatial correlations. The continuum theory is compared with molecular dynamics simulation data for both relaxation processes and fluid flows, showing excellent agreement on the… 

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