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Effects of Vortical and Entropic Forcing on Detonation Dynamics

  • L. Massa
  • M. Chauhan
  • F. K. Lu
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Introduction

Experiments [3] have shown that detonations in non-ideal conditions, i.e., subject to strong boundary turbulence, support an irregular induction region characterized by hot spots and incomplete combustion. The present research examines the interaction of detonation with turbulence with emphasis on structural changes in the induction region. Both entropic and vortical turbulent fluctuations are considered, and related to each other by a strong Reynolds analogy.

Keywords

Mach Number WENO Scheme Convect Turbulence Dynamic Mode Decomposition Entropic Force 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • L. Massa
    • 1
  • M. Chauhan
    • 1
  • F. K. Lu
    • 1
  1. 1.Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering DepartmentUniversity of Texas at ArlingtonArlingtonUSA

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