Simulations of Relativistic Jets with Genesis

  • M. A. Aloy
  • J. M. Ibanyez
  • J. M. Marti
  • J. L. Gomez
  • E. Mueller

Abstract

The multidimensional relativistic hydrodynamic code GENESIS has been used to obtain first results of 3D simulations of relativistic jets. We have studied the influence of a slight perturbation of the injection velocity field on the morphodynamics of otherwise axisymmetric relativistic jets.

Keywords

Convection Propa Stratification Vorticity Dition 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. A. Aloy
    • 1
  • J. M. Ibanyez
    • 1
  • J. M. Marti
    • 1
  • J. L. Gomez
    • 2
  • E. Mueller
    • 3
  1. 1.Departamento de Astronomía y AstrofísicaUVEGBurjassotSpain
  2. 2.Instituto de Astrofísica de Andalucía (CSIC)GranadaSpain
  3. 3.Max-Planck-Institut für AstrophysikGarchingGermany

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