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Study on the Resolution Requirements for DNS in Turbulent Rayleigh-Bénard Convection

  • M. Kaczorowski
  • C. Wagner
Part of the Notes on Numerical Fluid Mechanics and Multidisciplinary Design book series (NNFM, volume 110)

Abstract

In fundamentel research the geometrically simple Rayleigh-Bénard experiment is often chosen to investigate the turbulent heat exchange between a thermally driven fluid and a hot bottom and a cold top wall, respectively.

Keywords

Nusselt Number Rayleigh Number Direct Numerical Simulation Thermal Boundary Layer Thermal Plume 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • M. Kaczorowski
    • 1
  • C. Wagner
    • 1
  1. 1.German Aerospace Centre (DLR)Institute of Aerodynamics and Flow TechnologyGöttingenGermany

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