### Abstract

The variance in the sedimentation speed for a homogeneous suspension of solid spheres in a Stokes fluid is calculated for a particular choice of the distribution function of the spheres. In the infinite particle number limit, the variance is found to be infinite.

Original language | English (US) |
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Pages (from-to) | 759-760 |

Number of pages | 2 |

Journal | Physics of Fluids |

Volume | 28 |

Issue number | 3 |

State | Published - 1985 |

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*Physics of Fluids*,

*28*(3), 759-760.

**Variance in the sedimentation speed of a suspension.** / Caflisch, Russel; Luke, Jonathan H C.

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*Physics of Fluids*, vol. 28, no. 3, pp. 759-760.

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