Characteristic Functionals for Incompressible Turbulent Flows

  • Wolfgang KollmannEmail author


The Fourier transform of a finite-dimensional Pdf is the characteristic function, hence contains probabilistic information equivalent to the Pdf/Cdf. The main difference to the Pdfs is its relation to statistical moments, which follow from the characteristic function by differentiation at the origin of the argument space \(\mathcal{N}\).


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  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of California DavisDavisUSA

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