Scale Classification of Turbulent Diffusion Models

  • Leonid I. Piterbarg
  • Alexander G. Ostrovskii


In this chapter the problem of stirring a passive scalar by a random velocity field is considered in the framework of equation (1.27) which we rewrite for the sake of convenience.


Velocity Field Correlation Time Turnover Time Scale Classification Scale Separation 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1997

Authors and Affiliations

  • Leonid I. Piterbarg
    • 1
  • Alexander G. Ostrovskii
    • 2
  1. 1.Center for Applied Mathematical SciencesUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Research Institute for Applied MechanicsKyushu UniversityKasugaJapan

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