Journal of Statistical Physics

, Volume 81, Issue 1–2, pp 5–16 | Cite as

Challenges in lattice Boltzmann computing

  • Sauro Succi
  • Giorgio Amati
  • Roberto Benzi


Some of the most urgent challenges facing the lattice Boltzmann equation (LBE) to rival state-of-the-art computer fluid dynamics (CFD) techniques are discussed. A novel LBE scheme fork-ɛ turbulence modeling is proposed.

Key Words

Fluid dynamics turbulence channel flow lattice Boltzmann equation numerical simulation finite volume k-ɛ turbulence model 


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© Plenum Publishing Corporation 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sauro Succi
    • 1
  • Giorgio Amati
    • 2
  • Roberto Benzi
    • 3
  1. 1.European Center for Scientific and Engineering ComputingIBMRomeItaly
  2. 2.Physics DepartmentUniversità “La Sapienza”RomeItaly
  3. 3.Physics DepartmentUniversità “Tor Vergata”RomeItaly

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