Granular Gas Dynamics by Thorsten PöschelGranular Gas Dynamics by Thorsten Pöschel

Granular Gas Dynamics

byThorsten Pöschel

Hardcover | October 16, 2003

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The contributions in this book address both the kinetic approach one using the Boltzmann equation for dissipative gases as well as the less established hydrodynamic description. The last part of the book is devoted to driven granular gases and their analogy with molecular fluids.

Title:Granular Gas DynamicsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:369 pagesPublished:October 16, 2003Publisher:Springer-Verlag/Sci-Tech/TradeLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:3540201106

ISBN - 13:9783540201106

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Table of Contents

Part I: Kinetic Theory.- Asymptotic Solutions of the Nonlinear Boltzmann Equation for Dissipative Systems.- The Homogeneous Cooling State Revisited.- The Inelastic Maxwell Model.- Cooling Granular Gases: The Role of Correlations in the Velocity Field.- Self-Similar Asymptotics for the Boltzmann Equation With Inelastic Interactions.- Kinetic Integrals in the Kinetic Theory of Dissipative Gases.- Kinetics of Fragmenting Freely Evolving Granular Gases.- Part II: Granular Hydrodynamics.- Shock Waves in Granular Gases.- Linearized Boltzmann Equation and Hydrodynamics for Granular Gases.- Development of a Density Invesion in Driven Granular Gases.- Kinetic Theory for Inertia Flows of Dilute Turbulent Gas-Solids Two-Phase Mixtures.- Part III: Driven Gases and Structure Formation.- Driven Granular Gases.- Van der Waals-Like Transition in Fluidized Granular Matter.- Birth and Sudden Death of Granular Cluster.- Vibrated Granular Media as Experimentally Realized Granular Gases.