Mathematical Problems in Engineering
Volume 2005 (2005), Issue 5, Pages 539-545

A note on start-up, plane Couette flow involving second-grade fluids

P. M. Jordan

Code 7181, Naval Research Laboratory, Stennis Space Center, 39529, MS, USA

Received 30 August 2004; Revised 3 December 2004

Copyright © 2005 P. M. Jordan. 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.


We point out and correct several errors that appear in a recently published paper on transient flows of second-grade fluids.