Breaking of Scale Invariance in Correlation Functions of Turbulence

  • Malo TarpinEmail author
Part of the Springer Theses book series (Springer Theses)


In this chapter we turn to the study of the stochastic Navier–Stokes field theory. As in the previous chapter, we work in the framework of the NPRG. However, the tools used are completely different. We use a large wave-number expansion of the exact RG flow equation in order to investigate the time-dependence of (generalized) correlation functions in 2- and \(3\)-D  turbulence, and the possibility of intermittency in the direct cascade of \(2\)-D  turbulence.


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  1. 1.Institut für Theoretische Physik der Universität HeidelbergHeidelbergGermany

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