Dimensional and scaling analysis

Gjerrit Meinsma*

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    Abstract

    A complete theory of dimensional and scaling analysis is presented and its power is demonstrated through a series of examples. A vector-matrix exponentiation is introduced to simplify notation and calculus.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)159-184
    Number of pages26
    JournalSIAM review
    Volume61
    Issue number1
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2019

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    Exponentiation
    Notation
    Simplify
    Calculus
    Scaling
    Series

    Keywords

    • Dimensional analysis
    • Mathematical modeling
    • Scaling
    • Units
    • Vector-matrix exponentiation

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    Meinsma, Gjerrit. / Dimensional and scaling analysis. In: SIAM review. 2019 ; Vol. 61, No. 1. pp. 159-184.
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    In: SIAM review, Vol. 61, No. 1, 01.01.2019, p. 159-184.

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