Prediction of Turbulent Flows by Geoff HewittPrediction of Turbulent Flows by Geoff Hewitt

Prediction of Turbulent Flows

EditorGeoff Hewitt, Christos Vassilicos

Hardcover | October 31, 2005

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The prediction of turbulent flows is of paramount importance in the development of complex engineering systems involving flow, heat and mass transfer, and chemical reactions. This book emerges from a major program at the Isaac Newton Institute in Cambridge, England. Utilizing modern computational fluid dynamics techniques, it reviews current approximation methods and their applicability to various industrial problems.
Title:Prediction of Turbulent FlowsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:350 pages, 9.72 × 6.85 × 0.91 inPublished:October 31, 2005Publisher:Cambridge University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0521838991

ISBN - 13:9780521838993

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction G. F. Hewitt; 2. Turbulent flows: their structure and behaviour J. C. R. Hunt, N. D. Sandham, J. C. Vassilicos, B. E. Launder, P. A. Monkewitz and G. F. Hewitt; 3. The modelling of turbulent flows affected by buoyancy and stratification B. E. Launder; 4. Turbulent flames W. P. Jones; 5. Boundary layers under strong distortion J. F. Morrison; 6. Direct and large eddy simulation N. D. Sandham; 7. Multiphase flows G. F. Hewitt and M. W. Reeks; 8. Guidelines and criteria for the use of turbulence models in complex flows J. C. R. Hunt and A. M. Savill.

Editorial Reviews

"The book presents a more measured view than a conference proceedings volume of unrelated papers can possibly do and also presents a much broader picture than some recent books with one or two authors." -Peter Bradshaw, Standford University. AIAA Journal