Logo

Turbulence for (and by) amateurs

Small book cover: Turbulence for (and by) amateurs

Turbulence for (and by) amateurs
by

Publisher: arXiv
Number of pages: 37

Description:
Series of lectures on statistical turbulence written for amateurs but not experts. Elementary aspects and problems of turbulence in two and three dimensional Navier-Stokes equation are introduced. A few properties of scalar turbulence and transport phenomena in turbulent flows are described. Kraichnan's model of passive advection is discussed a bit more precisely.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(380KB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Basics of Fluid MechanicsBasics of Fluid Mechanics
by
Introductory textbook for the fluid mechanics in undergraduate classes for engineering/science students. It can be used as a reference book for people who have at least some basics knowledge of science areas such as calculus, physics, etc.
(26309 views)
Book cover: Computational Fluid Dynamics: Technologies and ApplicationsComputational Fluid Dynamics: Technologies and Applications
by - InTech
This is a state-of-art reference book in the area of computational fluid dynamics for CFD engineers, scientists, applied physicists and post-graduate students. The book also presents new and innovative CFD research and developments.
(12537 views)
Book cover: Atmospheric ConvectionAtmospheric Convection
by - New Mexico Tech
A graduate course in the physics of atmospheric convection: Governing equations of fluid dynamics; Convection and turbulence; Thermodynamics of moist convection; Simple models of convection; Microphysics of convection; Convection and the environment.
(11858 views)
Book cover: Liquid Layers, Capillary Interfaces and Floating BodiesLiquid Layers, Capillary Interfaces and Floating Bodies
by - Leipzig University
In these notes we study liquid layers, capillary interfaces and floating bodies. Leading term in the associated equilibrium equation for the interface is the mean curvature. In the case of liquid layers no volume constraint or contact angle occur.
(4228 views)