The vortex-in-cell method for the study of three-dimensional vortex structures

  • Henryk Kudela
  • Pawel Regucki
Part of the Fluid Mechanics and Its Applications book series (FMIA, volume 71)


The vortex particle method for numerical simulation of the 3D vortex structure evolution was used. Validation of the method was tested for the study of a single vortex ring by comparing the computed translation velocity with the theoretical formula and for the leap-frogging phenomenon for two rings with the same circulation.


Vortex Ring Vortex Method Fluid Vortex Vortex Particle Single Vortex Ring 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Henryk Kudela
    • 1
  • Pawel Regucki
    • 1
  1. 1.Wroclaw University of TechnologyWroclawPoland

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