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Turbulence

  • Victor Montagud-CampsEmail author
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Abstract

A qualitative picture of turbulence in every day life is given by random patterns (usually eddies) forming in the wake of a solid obstacle facing a flow, or air turbulence forming for instance above a tea cup. Turbulence can be found in a variety of contexts, such as geophysical flows, gravitational waves, interstellar medium, or the Solar Wind. Here, we shall concentrate on fluid turbulence, with fluids that can be described either by Navier-Stokes or MHD equations.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Surface and Plasma ScienceCharles UniversityPragueCzech Republic

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