Nonlinear Waves and Weak Turbulence: with Applications in Oceanography and Condensed Matter Physics / Edition 1

Nonlinear Waves and Weak Turbulence: with Applications in Oceanography and Condensed Matter Physics / Edition 1

by FITZMAURICE, GURARIE, MCCAUGHAN, WOYCZYNSKI
     
 

ISBN-10: 0817636676

ISBN-13: 9780817636678

Pub. Date: 01/01/1993

Publisher: Birkhauser Verlag

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780817636678
Publisher:
Birkhauser Verlag
Publication date:
01/01/1993
Series:
Progress in Nonlinear Differential Equations and Their Applications Series, #11
Edition description:
1993
Pages:
345
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.03(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
Authors
1Turbulence in Hamiltonian Systems3
2Revised Universality Concept in the Turbulence Theory19
3Wave Spectra of Developed Seas45
4Gravity Waves in the Large Scales of the Atmosphere69
5Physical Applications of Wave Turbulence: Wind Waves and Classical Collective Modes83
6Strong and Weak Turbulence for Gravity Waves and the Cubic Schrodinger Equation97
7Hidden Symmetries of Hamiltonian Systems over Holomorphic Curves121
8Chaotic Motion in Unsteady Vortical Flows147
9Oblique Instability Waves in Nearly Parallel Shear Flows159
10Modeling Turbulence by Systems of Coupled Gyrostats179
11Soliton Turbulence in Nonlinear Optical Phenomena199
12Solitons Propagation in Optical Fibers with Random Parameters211
13Collision Dynamics of Solitary Waves in Nematic Liquid Crystals227
14Statistical Mechanics, Euler's Equation, and Jupiter's Red Spot239
15Stochastic Burgers' Flows279
16Long Range Prediction and Scaling Limit for Statistical Solutions of the Burgers' Equation313
17A Remark on Shocks in Inviscid Burgers' Turbulence339

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