Equilibrium Theory of Kolmogorov and Onsager

  • Wolfgang KollmannEmail author


Homogeneous turbulence cannot be in equilibrium since the kinetic energy \(\mathcal{K}(t)\) (kinetic energy is usually denoted by k, but the notation is changed to avoid confusion with the wavenumber) of turbulence can be shown to satisfy in this case.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of California DavisDavisUSA

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