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As we pointed it out in the first pages of this book, the understanding of turbulence remains one of the challenges of nowadays physics. The goal of this chapter is to introduce the reader to the main approaches that are used to deal with this difficult problem.


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  1. 1.Institut de Recherche en Astrophysique et PlanétologieUniversité Paul SabatierToulouseFrance

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