Compressibility, Turbulence and High Speed Flow by Thomas B. GatskiCompressibility, Turbulence and High Speed Flow by Thomas B. Gatski

Compressibility, Turbulence and High Speed Flow

byThomas B. Gatski, Thomas B. Gatski, Jean-Paul Bonnet

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This book introduces the reader to the field of compressible turbulence and compressible turbulent flows across a broad speed range through a unique complimentary treatment of both the theoretical foundations and the measurement and analysis tools currently used. For the computation of turbulent compressible flows, current methods of averaging and filtering are presented so that the reader is exposed to a consistent development of applicable equation sets for both the mean or resolved fields as well as the transport equations for the turbulent stress field. For the measurement of turbulent compressible flows, current techniques ranging from hot-wire anemometry to PIV are evaluated and limitations assessed. Characterizing dynamic features of free shear flows, including jets, mixing layers and wakes, and wall-bounded flows, including shock-turbulence and shock boundary-layer interactions, obtained from computations, experiments and simulations are discussed.
  • Describes prediction methodologies including the Reynolds-averaged Navier Stokes (RANS) method, scale filtered methods and direct numerical simulation (DNS)
  • Presents current measurement and data analysis techniques
  • Discusses the linkage between experimental and computational results necessary for validation of numerical predictions
  • Meshes the varied results of computational and experimental studies in both free and wall-bounded flows to provide an overall current view of the field
Dr. Bonnet has primarily been involved in experimental research in compressible turbulence in supersonic flows from the early eighties. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, and has industrial grants with aeronautical industries, organized international meetings and is member of ERCO...
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Title:Compressibility, Turbulence and High Speed FlowFormat:OtherDimensions:296 pages, 1 × 1 × 1 inPublished:February 27, 2009Publisher:Elsevier ScienceLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0080559123

ISBN - 13:9780080559124

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Table of Contents

Kinematics, Thermodynamics and Fluid Transport Properties; Compressible Flow Dynamics; Compressible Turbulent Flow; Experimental Measurement and Analysis Strategies; Closure Models and Prediction Strategies; Compressible Shear Layers; Shock-Turbulence Interactions