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Turbulent flows : fundamentals, experiments and modeling
IIT kanpur series of advanced texts
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Pangbourne : Alpha Science International, 2002
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30000004708594 TA357.5.T87 T87 2002 Open Access Book

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This text covers the fundamentals of turbulence, various modelling approaches and experimental studies. Topics covered include: isotropic turbulence; anisotropic turbulence; turbulent flow dynamics; eddy viscosity models; standard k-e models; DNS; and LES.

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K. MuralidharV. EswaranG. BiswasK. MuralidharT. GangadharaiahK. MuralidharP.M.V. SubbaraoP.M.V. SubbaraoP.K. PanigrahiB.S. MurtyG. BiswasS. MajumdarA.K. SahaG. BiswasS. Majumdar
Prefacep. v
Authorsp. vii
Part 1
Chapter 1 Introduction to Turbulencep. 1
Chapter 2 Isotropic and Anisotropic Turbulencep. 41
Chapter 3 The Dynamics of Turbulencep. 59
Chapter 4 Classical Idealization of Turbulent Flowsp. 75
Chapter 5 Structure of Vortex Dominated Flowsp. 115
Part 2
Chapter 6 Introduction to Experimental Techniquesp. 141
Chapter 7 Measurement of Turbulent Fluctuationsp. 179
Chapter 8 Experiments in Isothermal and Stratified Turbulent Flowsp. 219
Chapter 9 Analysis of Large Scale Structures in Separated Shear Layersp. 285
Part 3
Chapter 10 Turbulence Modelingp. 319
Chapter 11 The k-[epsilon] Model, the RNG k-[epsilon] Model and the Phase-Averaged Modelp. 339
Chapter 12 Modeling of Near Wall Turbulent Flowsp. 375
Chapter 13 Direct Numerical Simulationp. 393
Chapter 14 Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulencep. 413
Chapter 15 Turbulence Modeling for Compressible Flowsp. 427
Indexp. 447