Probability Density Functions of Reacting Species Concentrations in Turbulent Wall-Jet

  • Zeinab Pouransari
  • Geert Brethouwer
  • Arne V. Johansson
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 141)

Abstract

Direct numerical simulation of a simple reaction between two scalars in a plane turbulent wall jet has been performed. In addition to mean and fluctuation intensities also higher order statistics and the probability density functions of the reacting scalars have been examined. The probability density functions shed light on the behavior of the passive and reacting scalars close to the wall and also to the near-wall characteristics of the reaction.

Keywords

Probability Density Function Shear Layer Large Eddy Simulation Direct Numerical Simulation Streamwise Velocity 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Zeinab Pouransari
    • 1
  • Geert Brethouwer
    • 1
  • Arne V. Johansson
    • 1
  1. 1.Linné Flow CentreKTH MechanicsStockholmSweden

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