# Theoretical investigation of interaction and coalescence of large scale structures in the turbulent mixing layer

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## Abstract

The dynamics of the interaction of the large scale eddies in the temporally-developing homogeneous turbulent mixing layer are investigated using two different models for the fine scale Reynolds stresses. The results indicate the growth, inter action and coalescence of an eddy pair.Detailed quantitative comparison with experimental data is provided at a particular stage in the eddy pairing.

## Keywords

Reynolds Stress Reynolds Shear Stress Coherent Motion Reynolds Stress Model Splitter Plate
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