IUTAM Symposium on Dynamics of Slender Vortices: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Held in Aachen, Germany 31 August-3 September 1997 (Fluid Mechanic

IUTAM Symposium on Dynamics of Slender Vortices: Proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium Held in Aachen, Germany 31 August-3 September 1997 (Fluid Mechanic

By: Ernst-Georg Krause (author), G. Gersten (author)Hardback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

Description

This text records the proceedings of the IUTAM Symposium held in Aachen in 1997. It reviews theories based on asymptotic expansions and gives an insight into new computational methods. Some applications of these methods demonstrate their capability, for example the analysis of core structures with axial variation, the description of the interaction of filaments with a solid body and of sound generation by vortex rings, the theoretical approach to the reduction of drag by manipulating vortex structures in shear layers, the numerical simulation of merging vortex rings and of bubble-type vortex breakdown in a tube, and investigations of vortex flows in aircraft and helicopter applications. The articles comprise a wide variety of fundamental investigations and of advanced engineering applications. The book summarizes the state of the art and also communicates recent results of specific flow problems. It addresses the large readership experienced in the field of vortex dynamics.

Contents

Asymptotic theories; numerical methods; vortices in shear layers; interaction of vortices; vortex breakdown; vortex sound; aircraft and helicopter vortices.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780792350415
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 488
  • ID: 9780792350415
  • ISBN10: 0792350413

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close