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Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2012 (2012), Article ID 543253, 7 pages
Experimental Study on Chaotic Mixing Created by a New Type of Mixer with Rotational Blades
Department of Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology (IUST), Hengum Street, Resalat Square, Narmak, Tehran 16846-13114, Iran
Received 21 July 2012; Revised 12 October 2012; Accepted 21 October 2012
Academic Editor: Hirosi Noguchi
Copyright © 2012 Payam Rahim Mashaei et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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