Book 2004

Continuum Methods of Physical Modeling

Continuum Mechanics, Dimensional Analysis, Turbulence

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ISBN: 978-3-642-05831-8 (Print) 978-3-662-06402-3 (Online)

Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XV

  2. Introduction

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      Chapter

      Pages 1-6

      Introduction

  3. Continuum Mechanics

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 7-7

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      Chapter

      Pages 9-50

      Basic Kinematics

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      Chapter

      Pages 51-92

      Balance Equations

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      Chapter

      Pages 93-114

      Jump Conditions

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      Chapter

      Pages 115-138

      Moving Reference Systems

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      Chapter

      Pages 139-241

      Material Equations

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      Chapter

      Pages 243-252

      Phase Transitions in Viscous Heat Conducting Compressible Fluids

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      Chapter

      Pages 253-335

      Theory of Mixtures

  4. Dimensional Analysis

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 337-337

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      Chapter

      Pages 339-392

      Theoretical Foundation of Dimensional Analysis

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      Chapter

      Pages 393-419

      Similitude and Model Experiments

  5. Turbulence

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 421-421

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      Chapter

      Pages 423-482

      Fundamental Concepts of Turbulence

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      Chapter

      Pages 483-522

      k-ε Model for Density Preserving and Boussinesq Fluids

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      Chapter

      Pages 523-562

      Thermodynamic Formulation of Turbulent Closure Relations of First Order Level — Algebraic Reynolds Stress Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 563-601

      Application of the k-ε Model to the Description of the Diurnal and Seasonal Temperature Variation in Lakes

  6. Back Matter

    Pages 603-636