Investigations on a Gaseous Interface Accelerated by a Converging Shock Wave

  • Xiansheng Wang
  • Ting Si
  • Zhigang Zhai
  • Minghu Wang
  • Jiming Yang
  • Xisheng Luo
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The shock-accelerated inhomogeneous flows have been widely investigated for the fundamental interests and diverse applications in a broad range of spatial, temporal and energy scales, such as the supernova explosions, supersonic combustions and inertial confinement fusion (ICF) implosions. The particularly simple configuration, the shock-bubble interaction [1], has been considered as a basic configuration to study the flows. With respect to the development of the density-stratified interface impulsively accelerated by a shock wave, analogies may be drawn to the study of the Richtmyer-Meshkov (RM) instability [2, 3].


Shock Wave Shock Tube Vortical Structure Mother Wavelet Incident Shock Wave 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Xiansheng Wang
    • 1
  • Ting Si
    • 1
  • Zhigang Zhai
    • 1
  • Minghu Wang
    • 1
  • Jiming Yang
    • 1
  • Xisheng Luo
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Modern MechanicsUniversity of Science and Technology of ChinaHefeiP.R. China

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