Transverse Velocity Structure Functions in Developed Turbulence

  • H. Kahalerras
  • Y. Malecot
  • Y. Gagne
Part of the Fluid Mechanics and its Applications book series (FMIA, volume 36)


Velocity structure functions based on the longitudinal increment δu ||(r) = u(x + r) − u(x) (in which the component u is aligned with the direction of the separation r) have been extensively measured to study the scaling laws of small scale intermittency of fully developed turbulence.


Grid Turbulence Streamwise Component Velocity Structure Function Negative Tail Spanwise Velocity Component 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • H. Kahalerras
    • 1
  • Y. Malecot
    • 1
  • Y. Gagne
    • 1
  1. 1.LEGI/IMG-CNRSGrenoble CedexFrance

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