Generation of fully adaptive and/or orthogonal grids

  • H. A. Dwyer
  • O. O. Onyejekwe
Contributed Papers
Part of the Lecture Notes in Physics book series (LNP, volume 218)


Adaptive Grid Total Velocity Orthogonal Trajectory Viscous Compressible Flow Adaptive Coordinate 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. A. Dwyer
    • 1
  • O. O. Onyejekwe
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Mechanical EngineeringUniversity of CaliforniaDavis

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