# The no-slip boundary condition in fluid mechanics

@article{Prabhakara2004TheNB, title={The no-slip boundary condition in fluid mechanics}, author={Sandeep Prabhakara and Mohan D. Deshpande}, journal={Resonance}, year={2004}, volume={9}, pages={50-60} }

A moving fluid in contact with a solid body cannot have velocity relative to the body. Even though the question whether there is slip has been satisfactorily resolved now, it was a difficult and controversial problem. In the first part of this article several basic ideas and details related to this problem are discussed. The concluding part of the article will trace the development of ideas leading to the resolution of this important question. Extreme cases where fluid does slip will also be…

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