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##### Linear Stability Characteristics of Wake-Shear Layers in Two-Phase Shallow Flows

**Authors:**
Inta Volodko,
Valentina Koliskina

**Abstract:**

**Keywords:**
Linear stability,
Shallow flows,
Wake-shear flows.

**Digital Object Identifier (DOI):**
doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.1058121

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