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Hydrodynamics

Concepts and Experiments

Edited by Harry Schulz

Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil

The present book on Hydrodynamics - Concepts and Experiments contains six chapters, each of which devoted to a topic considered interesting to compose this book. Although the tools used in the different chapters are somewhat superposed, a first classification may be presented as: the first two chapters describe numerical models; the third and fourth chapters use experimental tools and results; and the fourth, fifth and sixth chapters present conceptual aspects of fluid dynamics. A more detailed description is furnished in the sequence. The six topics that compose this book may be resumed as: Flow-Structure Interactions, Hydrodynamic Models and Biological processes in Coastal Waters, Useful Cavitation, New Concepts in Hydraulic Jumps, Lagrangian Formulation of Fluid Dynamics, and Small Perturbations in Viscous Fluids.

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HydrodynamicsConcepts and ExperimentsEdited by Harry Schulz

Published: April 1st 2015

DOI: 10.5772/58509

ISBN: 978-953-51-2034-6

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1. Development of a Coupled Fluid-Structure Model with Application to a Fishing Net in Current

By Chunwei Bi, Yunpeng Zhao and Guohai Dong

909

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2. Modelling of Hydrobiological Processes in Coastal Waters

By Dimitrios P. Patoucheas and Yiannis G. Savvidis

926

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3. Alternative Uses of Cavitating Jets

By José Gilberto Dalfré Filho, Maiara Pereira Assis and Ana Inés Borri Genovez

821

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4. Details of Hydraulic Jumps for Design Criteria of Hydraulic Structures

By Harry Edmar Schulz, Juliana Dorn Nóbrega, André Luiz Andrade Simões, Henry Schulz and Rodrigo de Melo Porto

832

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5. Lagrangian Hydrodynamics, Entropy and Dissipation

By Massimo Materassi

733

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6. Evolution of Small Perturbations of the Free Surface of Viscous Fluid in the Stokes Approximation

By Tamara Pogosian, Ivan Melikhov, Anastasia Shutova, Alexey Amosov and Sergey Chivilikhin

584

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