Helicity generation in three-dimensional Euler and turbulence
Kerr, Robert M. (2006) Helicity generation in three-dimensional Euler and turbulence. In: IUTAM Symposium on Elecmentary Vortices and Coherent Structures - Significance in Turbulence Dynamics, Kyoto, JAPAN, OCT 26-28, 2004. Published in: IUTAM Symposium on Elementary Vortices and Coherent Structures: Significance in Turbulence Dynamics, 79 pp. 329-337.Full text not available from this repository.
Helicity produced by nearly singular vortex interactions is shown to play a role in the ensuing development of turbulence. This might provide a link between turbulence and the dynamics of the three-dimensional Euler equations. where numerical evidence has suggested that there might be a singularity. Interactions between regions of oppositely signed helicity in both physical and Fourier space are shown to be associated with the transfer of energy to small scales and the formation of vortex tubes, both being properties of fully, developed turbulence.
|Item Type:||Conference Item (UNSPECIFIED)|
|Subjects:||T Technology > TJ Mechanical engineering and machinery|
|Series Name:||FLUID MECHANICS AND ITS APPLICATIONS|
|Journal or Publication Title:||IUTAM Symposium on Elementary Vortices and Coherent Structures: Significance in Turbulence Dynamics|
|Number of Pages:||9|
|Page Range:||pp. 329-337|
|Title of Event:||IUTAM Symposium on Elecmentary Vortices and Coherent Structures - Significance in Turbulence Dynamics|
|Location of Event:||Kyoto, JAPAN|
|Date(s) of Event:||OCT 26-28, 2004|
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