3 edition of **Turbulence in fluids** found in the catalog.

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Published
**1987**
by M. Nijhoff in Dordrecht, Boston
.

Written in English

- Fluid mechanics.,
- Transport theory.,
- Turbulence.

**Edition Notes**

Statement | by Marcel Lesieur. |

Series | Mechanics of fluids and transport processes ;, 6, Mechanics of fluids and transport processes ;, v. 6. |

Classifications | |
---|---|

LC Classifications | QC145.2 .L47 1987 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | xi, 286 p. : |

Number of Pages | 286 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL2737819M |

ISBN 10 | 9024734703 |

LC Control Number | 86032423 |

fluid turbulence. He is careful, if somewhat repetitive, in emphasizing the many places where our knowledge about the field is far from certain. For someone who wants to understand the fundamentals of turbulence, this book is a good start. But for those who want to learn the accepted wisdom on turbulence and then use it, Pope’s book is the Author: Mark Nelkin. Read "Turbulence in Rotating, Stratified and Electrically Conducting Fluids" by P. A. Davidson available from Rakuten Kobo. There are two recurring themes in astrophysical and geophysical fluid mechanics: waves and turbulence. This book investi Brand: Cambridge University Press.

"If ever a field needed a definitive book, it is the study of turbulence; if ever a book on turbulence could be called definitive, it is this book." — Science Written by two of Russia's most eminent and productive scientists working in the fields of turbulence, oceanography, and atmospheric physics, this two-volume survey is renowned for its clarity as well as its comprehensive treatment. The main goal of these lecture notes is to introduce state-of-the-art turbulence research in a variety of approaches (theoretical, numerical simulations and experiments) and applications (fluids, plasmas, geophysics, nonlinear optical media) by several experts.

"Turbulence in Fluids contains a wealth of information, and its author is a top-tier scientist. The book is logically ordered and contains a comprehensive list of references. Lesieur’s monograph is recommended for those who already know quite a bit about turbulence, for the theoretically inclined, and in particular for those 4/5(2). In this detailed book, the authors examine the underlying ideas describing turbulence, turbulent transport, and structural transitions in plasmas and fluids. By comparing and contrasting turbulence in fluids and plasmas, they demonstrate the basic physical principles common to fluids and plasmas while also highlighting particular differences.

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This is the 4th edition of a book originally published by Kluwer Academic Publishers. It is an exhaustive monograph on turbulence in fluids in its theoretical and applied aspects, with many advanced developments using mathematical spectral methods (two-point closures like the EDQNM theory), direct-numerical simulations, and large-eddy simulations.

"Turbulence in Fluids contains a wealth of information, and its author is a top-tier scientist. The book is logically ordered and contains a comprehensive list of references. Lesieur’s monograph is recommended for those who already know quite a bit about turbulence, Turbulence in fluids book the theoretically inclined, and in particular for those Cited by: Turbulence in Fluids (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications Book 84) - Kindle edition by Lesieur, Marcel.

Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Turbulence in Fluids (Fluid 4/5(2). "This is the 4th edition of a book originally published by Kluwer Academic Publishers. It is an exhaustive monograph on turbulence in fluids in its theoretical and applied aspects, with many advanced developments using mathematical spectral methods (two-point closures like the EDQNM theory), direct-numerical simulations, and large-eddy simulations.".

Depends what you want to understand it for. Turbulence is an extremely complex phenomenon for which there is no clear mathematical or physical explanation to this date, and remains as one of the biggest problems in physics.

For this reason, there. From the reviews of the fourth edition:"Turbulence in Fluids contains a wealth of information, and its author is a top-tier scientist.

The book is logically ordered and. The very first sentence in the Foreword of this book begins, “This book is not about turbulence, but emphatically about how the time-mean manifestations of turbulence are described by means of statistical turbulence models ”.However, unsurprisingly, turbulence modelling cannot be entirely divorced from the fundamentals of turbulence mechanics, and it is necessary, as well as.

Turbulence in Fluids. Authors: Lesieur, Marcel Turbulence is a dangerous topic which is often at the origin of serious fights in the scientific meetings devoted to it since it represents extremely different points of view, all of which have in common their complexity, as well as an inability to solve the problem.

Book Title Turbulence Brand: Springer Netherlands. Turbulence is a dangerous topic which is often at the origin of serious fights in the scientific meetings devoted to it since it represents extremely different points of view, all of which have in common their complexity, as well as an inability to solve the problem.

It is even difficult to agree on what exactly is the problem to be solved. In fluid dynamics, turbulence or turbulent flow is fluid motion characterized by chaotic changes in pressure and flow is in contrast to a laminar flow, which occurs when a fluid flows in parallel layers, with no disruption between those layers.

Turbulence is commonly observed in everyday phenomena such as surf, fast flowing rivers, billowing storm clouds, or smoke from a chimney. Turbulence in Fluids is an attempt to reconcile the theory of turbulence, too often presented in a formal, isolated mathematical context, with the general theory of fluid dynamics.

It reviews, in a unifying manner, the main characteristics and general theorems of rotational fluids (liquids or gases), with applications to aerodynamics and. Turbulence in Fluids by Marcel Lesieur,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(1). - Buy Turbulence in Fluids (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications) book online at best prices in India on Read Turbulence in Fluids (Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications) book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.4/5(2).

Momentum Transfer in Fluids provides information pertinent to fluid mechanics. This book discusses several topics related to the movement of fluids, including boundary-layer analysis, statistical treatment of turbulence, as well as laminar and turbulent shear-flow.

Fluid mechanics, turbulent ﬂow and turbulence modeling Lars Davidson Divisionof Fluid Dynamics Department of Mechanics and Maritime Sciences Chalmers University of Technology.

Modeling in Fluid Mechanics: Instabilities and Turbulence - CRC Press Book This volume is dedicated to modeling in fluid mechanics and is divided into four chapters, which contain a significant number of useful exercises with solutions. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Turbulence in Rotating, Stratified and Electrically Conducting Fluids by P.

Davidson (, Hardcover) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. There are two recurring themes in astrophysical and geophysical fluid mechanics: waves and turbulence.

This book investigates how turbulence responds to rotation, stratification or magnetic fields, identifying common themes, where they exist, as well as the essential differences which inevitably arise between different classes of by: Chapter 1 begins with a discussion on basic concepts regarding liquid flow such as viscosity, turbulent flows, and velocities.

As concepts and theories are established, the book then discusses the eddy transfer in fluids, specifically eddy transfer of mass and heat. Turbulent flow, type of fluid (gas or liquid) flow in which the fluid undergoes irregular fluctuations, or mixing, in contrast to laminar flow, in which the fluid moves in smooth paths or layers.

In turbulent flow the speed of the fluid at a point is continuously undergoing changes in both magnitude and direction. Whereas the first volume of this work introduced the main statistical characteristics of random fields enabling discussion of the simplest properties of turbulent flows, this volume considers some of the finer properties of turbulence.

Detailed mathematical investigations cover isotropic turbulence, locally isotropic turbulence, and wave propagation through by: 4.Turbulence in Fluids is an attempt to reconcile the theory of turbulence, too often presented in a formal, isolated mathematical context, with the general theory of fluid dynamics.

It reviews, in a unifying manner, the main characteristics and general theorems of rotational fluids (liquids or gases), with applications to aerodynamics and Author: M. Lesieur.This book is an essential reference for engineers and scientists working in the field of turbulence.

It covers a variety of applications, such as: turbulence measurements; mathematical and numerical modeling of turbulence; thermal hydraulics; applications for civil, mechanical and nuclear engineering; environmental fluid mechanics; river and open channel flows; coastal problems; ground water.5/5(1).