Discrete Boltzmann equation, for solving rarefied gas problems

  • Francois Rogier
  • Jacques Schneider
3. Numerical Methods and Algorithms a) Kinetic/Boltzmann Schemes
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 453)


Boltzmann Equation Finite Volume Method Supersonic Flow Hypersonic Flow Mann Equation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Francois Rogier
    • 1
  • Jacques Schneider
    • 1
  1. 1.Direction des Moyens d'InformatiqueONERAChâtillonFrance

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