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Turbulence Modelling Approaches

Current State, Development Prospects, Applications

Accurate prediction of turbulent flows remains a challenging task despite considerable work in this area and the acceptance of CFD as a design tool. The quality of the CFD calculations of the flows in engineering applications strongly depends on the proper prediction of turbulence phenomena. Investigations of flow instability, heat transfer, skin friction, secondary flows, flow separation, and reattachment effects demand a reliable modelling and simulation of the turbulence, reliable methods, accurate programming, and robust working practices. The current scientific status of simulation of turbulent flows as well as some advances in computational techniques and practical applications of turbulence research is reviewed and considered in the book.

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Turbulence Modelling ApproachesCurrent State, Development Prospects, ApplicationsEdited by Konstantin Volkov

Published: July 26th 2017

DOI: 10.5772/65527

ISBN: 978-953-51-3350-6

Print ISBN: 978-953-51-3349-0

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1. Critical Assessment of Hybrid RANS-LES Modeling for Attached and Separated Flows

By Mohammad Faridul Alam, David Thompson and Dibbon Keith Walters

409

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2. Numerical Analysis of Laminar‐Turbulent Bifurcation Scenarios in Kelvin‐Helmholtz and Rayleigh‐Taylor Instabilities for Compressible Flow

By Nikolay Mihaylovitch Evstigneev and Nikolai Alexandrovitch Magnitskii

303

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3. Interface Instability and Turbulent Mixing

By Jingsong Bai and Tao Wang

329

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4. Statistical Modeling for the Energy-Containing Structure of Turbulent Flows

By Yuriy Nuzhnov

224

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5. Turbulence Transport in Rotor-Stator and Stator-Rotor Stages of Axial Flow Fans

By Jesús Manuel Fernández Oro, Andrés Meana Fernández and Bruno Pereiras García

262

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6. On Turbulence and its Effects on Aerodynamics of Flow through Turbine Stages

By Galina Ilieva Ilieva

317

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7. RANS Modelling of Turbulence in Combustors

By Lei‐Yong Jiang

286

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8. Testing Physical and Mathematical Criteria in a New Meandering Autocorrelation Function

By Charles R.P. Szinvelski, Lidiane Buligon, Michel Baptistella Stefanello, Silvana Maldaner, Debora R. Roberti and Gervásio Annes Degrazia

230

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9. Underwater Optical Wireless Communication Systems: A Concise Review

By Lydia K. Gkoura, George D. Roumelas, Hector E. Nistazakis, Harilaos G. Sandalidis, Alexander Vavoulas, Andreas D. Tsigopoulos and George S. Tombras

510

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