A Well-Balanced Scheme For Two-Fluid Flows In Variable Cross-Section ducts

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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics book series (PROM, volume 4)


We propose a finite volume scheme for computing two-fluid flows in variable cross-section ducts. Our scheme satisfies a well-balanced property. It is based on the VFRoe approach. The VFRoe variables are the Riemann invariants of the stationnary wave and the cross-section. In order to avoid spurious pressure oscillations, the well-balanced approach is coupled with an ALE (Arbitrary Lagrangian Eulerian) technique at the interface and a random sampling remap.


Well-balanced scheme Glimm scheme Lagrange projection two-fluid flows 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IRMAUniversité de StrasbourgStrasbourgFrance

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