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##### Dynamics of a Vapour Bubble inside a Vertical Rigid Cylinder in the Absence of Buoyancy Forces

**Authors:**
S. Mehran,
S. Rouhi,
F.Rouzbahani,
E. Haghgoo

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Vapour bubble,
Vertical rigid cylinder,
Boundaryelement method,
Finite difference method,
Buoyancy forces.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1056717

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