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Computational Modelling of Bifurcations and Instabilities in Fluid Dynamics

  • Presents the first collection of modern approaches to 3D fluid dynamics stability problems

  • Provides descriptions of the challenging problems being solved nowadays

  • Relevant to a wide spectrum of disciplines

Part of the book series: Computational Methods in Applied Sciences (COMPUTMETHODS, volume 50)

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Table of contents (14 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii
  2. Reviews of Methods, Approaches, and Problems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 169-169
    2. The Lid-Driven Cavity

      • Hendrik C. Kuhlmann, Francesco Romanò
      Pages 233-309
    3. Instabilities in the Wake of an Inclined Prolate Spheroid

      • Helge I. Andersson, Fengjian Jiang, Valery L. Okulov
      Pages 311-352
  3. Some Recently Solved Problems

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 399-399
    2. Instabilities in Extreme Magnetoconvection

      • Oleg Zikanov, Yaroslav Listratov, Xuan Zhang, Valentin Sviridov
      Pages 401-417
    3. Continuation for Thin Film Hydrodynamics and Related Scalar Problems

      • S. Engelnkemper, S. V. Gurevich, H. Uecker, D. Wetzel, U. Thiele
      Pages 459-501
    4. Numerical Bifurcation Analysis of Marine Ice Sheet Models

      • T. E. Mulder, H. A. Dijkstra, F. W. Wubs
      Pages 503-527

About this book

Instabilities of fluid flows and the associated transitions between different possible flow states provide a fascinating set of problems that have attracted researchers for over a hundred years. This book addresses state-of-the-art developments in numerical techniques for computational modelling of fluid instabilities and related bifurcation structures, as well as providing comprehensive reviews of recently solved challenging problems in the field.  

Keywords

  • Computational fluid dynamics
  • Bifurcations and stability theory
  • Solution branching
  • Solution path following
  • High performance computing
  • 3D fluid dynamics stability
  • fluid- and aerodynamics

Reviews

“The book addresses state-of-the-art developments in numerical techniques for computational modelling of fluid instabilities and related bifurcation structures and thereby provides a comprehensive review of recently solved challenging problems in the field.” (Titus Petrila, zbMATH 1398.76005, 2018)

Editors and Affiliations

  • School of Mechanical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel

    Alexander Gelfgat

Bibliographic Information

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eBook USD 169.00
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  • ISBN: 978-3-319-91494-7
  • Instant PDF download
  • Readable on all devices
  • Own it forever
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  • Tax calculation will be finalised during checkout
Softcover Book USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)
Hardcover Book USD 219.99
Price excludes VAT (USA)