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Dynamical systems approach to turbulence

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Cambridge University Press , Cambridge, New York
Turbulence -- Mathematical mo
StatementTomas Bohr ... [et al.].
SeriesCambridge nonlinear science series ;, 8
ContributionsBohr, Tomas, 1953-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsTA357.5.T87 D88 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxx, 350 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL665312M
ISBN 100521475147
LC Control Number97010933

In recent decades, turbulence has evolved into a very active field of theoretical physics.

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The origin of this development is the approach to turbulence from the point of view of deterministic dynamical systems, and this book shows how concepts developed for low dimensional chaotic systems are applied to turbulent by: The exposition centres around a number of important simplified models for turbulent behaviour in systems ranging from fluid motion (classical turbulence) to chemical reactions and interfaces in disordered modern theory of fractals and multifractals now plays a major role in turbulence research, and turbulent states are being studied as important dynamical states of matter occurring also in systems.

Book Description. This book treats turbulence from the point of view of dynamical systems. In recent decades, turbulence has evolved into a very active field of theoretical physics.

The modern theory of fractals and multifractals now plays a major role in turbulence research, and turbulent states are being studied as important dynamical states. Introduction; 1.

Turbulence and dynamical systems; 2. Phenomenology of turbulence; 3. Reduced models for hydrodynamic turbulence; 4. Turbulence and coupled map lattices; 5. Turbulence in the complex Ginzburg-Landau equation; 6.

Predictability in high-dimensional systems; 7. Dynamics of interfaces; 8. Lagrangian chaos; 9. Chaotic diffusion; Appendix A. Hopf bifurcation; Appendix B. Cited by: Dynamical Systems Approach to Turbulence by Tomas Bohr,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

Dynamical Systems Approach to Turbulence: Tomas. Fills a gap between the new fields of non-linear and chaotic dynamical systems, and the more traditional field of hydrodynamics and turbulence.

The book contains the first coherent presentation of the applications of shell models to fully developed hydrodynamical turbulence. The articles in this volume are based on recent research on the phenomenon of turbulence in fluid flows collected by the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications.

This volume looks into the dynamical properties of the solutions of the Navier-Stokes equations, the equations of motion of. The articles in this volume are based on recent research on the phenomenon of turbulence in fluid flows collected by the Institute for Mathematics and its Applications.

This volume looks into the dynamical properties of the solutions of the Navier-Stokes equations, the equations of motion of incompressible, viscous fluid flows, in order to better understand this phenomenon.

This book introduces these developments and describes how they may be combined to create low-dimensional models of turbulence, resolving only the coherent structures.

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Dynamical systems approach offers powerful mathematical and computational techniques to probe the origin and nature of space environment turbulence. Using the nonlinear dynamics tools such as the bifurcation diagram and Poincaré maps, we study the transition from order to chaos, from weak to strong chaos, and the destruction of a chaotic Cited by: 5.

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This book is an introduction to the application of nonlinear dynamics to problems of stability, chaos and turbulence arising in continuous media and their connection to dynamical systems.

With an emphasis on the understanding of basic concepts, it should be of interest to nearly any science-oriented undergraduate and potentially to anyone who. This approach allows students to gain a 'feel' for the physical fabric represented by the mathematical structure that describes the effects of turbulence and the models embedded in most of the software currently used in practical fluid-flow predictions, thus counteracting the ill-informed black-box approach to turbulence modelling.

Presented at a relatively elementary level, this introduction to the study of dissipative dynamical systems is addressed to an audience which is scientifically cultivated but not specialized in this discipline. Encompasses the analysis of all time-dependent phenomena, treating the major types of behavior or of evolution without direct reference to the material aspects.4/5(1).

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What do laser lights, crystals, walking, reaching, and concepts have in common. In fluid dynamics, turbulence or turbulent flow is fluid motion characterized by chaotic changes in pressure and flow is in contrast to a laminar flow, which occurs when a fluid flows in parallel layers, with no disruption between those layers.

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The Dynamical Ionosphere: A Systems Approach to Ionospheric Irreg Pages: Discrete systems can be treated directly within the framework of dynamical systems theory, but continuous systems first need a reduction process that relies on the cooperation of fluctuations on a macroscopic scale.

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The approach of the book employs powerful methods of machine learning for optimal nonlinear control laws. This machine learning control. This might express the fact that the continuum mechanics model could become invalid at least intermittently in time.

c) The dynamical systems view, in which the turbulence is a phénoménologie perception of the long time complicated behaviour of the individual flows. Among the most influential proponents of these views were: by: this textbook. This book can therefore serve as a springboard for those stu-dents interested in continuing their study of ordinary differential equations and dynamical systems and doing research in these areas.

Chapter 3 ends with a technique for constructing the global phase portrait of a dynami-cal system.We also discuss a Fokker-Planck approach to this new dynamical system,which is bistable and exhibits two asymmetric and asymptotically stable stationary probability densities. Keywords Isotropic turbulence•Nonlinear dynamical system• Karman-Howarth equation One of the main goals in the development of the theory of dynamical system has been toFile Size: KB.