On the Large-Eddy Simulations of the Flow Past a Cylinder at Critical Reynolds Numbers

  • O. LehmkuhlEmail author
  • I. Rodríguez
  • J. Chiva
  • R. Borrell
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Part of the ERCOFTAC Series book series (ERCO, volume 20)


The flow past a circular cylinder is associated with different types of instabilities which involve the wake, the separated shear layers and the boundary layer.


Reynolds Number Drag Coefficient Circular Cylinder Cylinder Surface Critical Reynolds Number 
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This work has been financially supported by the Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, Secretaría de Estado de Investigación, Desarrollo e Innovación, Spain (Ref. ENE2010-17801) and, by the Collaboration Project between Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya and Termo Fluids S.L. We acknowledge PRACE for awarding us access to resource MareNostrum III based in Barcelona, Spain. We also acknowledge the technical expertise, assistance and access to MareNostrum II provided by the Red Española de Supercomputación.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • O. Lehmkuhl
    • 1
    Email author
  • I. Rodríguez
    • 1
  • J. Chiva
    • 1
  • R. Borrell
    • 2
  1. 1.Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya - BarcelonaTechTerrassaSpain
  2. 2.Termo Fluids S.L.TerrassaSpain

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