Dynamics of Spatio-Temporal Cellular Structures

Henri Bénard Centenary Review

  • Innocent Mutabazi
  • José Eduardo Wesfreid
  • Etienne Guyon

Part of the Springer Tracts in Modern Physics book series (STMP, volume 207)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-X
  2. Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Innocent Mutabazi, José Eduardo Wesfreid, Etienne Guyon
      Pages 3-8
    3. José Eduardo Wesfreid
      Pages 9-37
  3. Bénard Cellular Structures

  4. Bénard-Marangoni Cellular Structures

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 127-127
    2. Manuel G. Velarde
      Pages 129-145
    3. Nicolas Garnier, Arnaud Chiffaudel, François Daviaud
      Pages 147-161
  5. Bénard and Wakes

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 177-177
    2. Michel Provansal
      Pages 179-202
    3. Sophie Goujon-Durand, José Eduardo Wesfreid
      Pages 203-210
  6. Extension of Bénard’s Work

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 211-211
    2. Arnaud Prigent, Bérengère Dubrulle, Olivier Dauchot, Innocent Mutabazi
      Pages 225-242
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 243-249

About this book


The impact of Benard's discovery on 20th century physics is crucial to any modern research area such as fluid dynamics, nonlinear dynamics, and non-equilibrium thermodynamics, just to name a few. This centenary review shows the broad scope and development including modern applications, edited and written by experts in the field.


convection dynamics fluid dynamics nonlinear dynamics stability

Editors and affiliations

  • Innocent Mutabazi
    • 1
  • José Eduardo Wesfreid
    • 2
  • Etienne Guyon
    • 2
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Mécanique, Physique et GéosciencesUniversité du HavreLe Havre CedexFrance
  2. 2.Physique et Mécanique des Milieux HétérogènesEcole Supérieure de Physique et Chimie Industrielles de ParisParis Cedex 05France

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag New York 2006
  • Publisher Name Springer, New York, NY
  • eBook Packages Physics and Astronomy
  • Print ISBN 978-0-387-40098-3
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-25111-0
  • Series Print ISSN 0081-3869
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