An Introduction to Turbulent Flow / Edition 1

An Introduction to Turbulent Flow / Edition 1

by Jean Mathieu, Julian Scott
     
 

An Introduction to Turbulent Flow offers a solid grounding in the subject of turbulence, developing both physical insight and the mathematical framework needed to express the theory." "This text will interest graduate students in mechanical, aerospace, chemical, and civil engineering, as well as in applied mathematics and the physical sciences. It will also be a… See more details below

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An Introduction to Turbulent Flow offers a solid grounding in the subject of turbulence, developing both physical insight and the mathematical framework needed to express the theory." "This text will interest graduate students in mechanical, aerospace, chemical, and civil engineering, as well as in applied mathematics and the physical sciences. It will also be a useful reference for practicing engineers and scientists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521775380
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
05/28/2011
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
386
Sales rank:
1,379,593
Product dimensions:
6.97(w) x 9.96(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface and Roadmap
General References
1An Introduction to Turbulence1
2Statistical Tools31
3Space and Time Scales of Turbulence57
4Basic Theory and Illustrative Examples73
5Classical Models of Jets, Wakes, and Boundary Layers138
6Spectral Analysis of Homogeneous Turbulence239
7Kolmogorov's and Other Theories Based on Spectral Analysis283
8Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Flows327
Index369

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