Handbook of Mathematical Fluid Dynamics

Edited by

  • S. Friedlander, University of Illinois, Chicago, USA
  • D. Serre, Ecole Normale Superieur de Lyon, Lyon, France.

This is the fourth volume in a series of survey articles covering many aspects of mathematical fluid dynamics, a vital source of open mathematical problems and exciting physics.
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Mathematics, Physics, geophysics, engineering, oceanography, and meteorology departments and institutes


Book information

  • Published: April 2007
  • Imprint: NORTH-HOLLAND
  • ISBN: 978-0-444-52834-6

Table of Contents

PrefaceOn the Contact Topology and Geometry of Ideal Fluids (Robert Christ)Shock Reflection in Gas Dynamics (Denis Serre)The Mathematical Theory of the Incompressible Limit in Fluid Dynamics (Steven Schochet)Local Regularity Theory of Navier-Stokes Equations (Gregory Seregin)On the Influence of the Earth's Rotation on Geophysical Flows (Isabelle Gallagher and Laure Saint-Raymond)The Foundations of Oceanic Dynamics and Climate Modelling (George R. Sell)Mathematical Properties of the Solutions to the Equations Governing the Flow of Fluids with Pressure and Shear Rate Dependent Viscosities (Josef Málek and K.R. Rajagopal)Navier-Stokes System in Domians with Cylindrical Outlets to Infinity (Konstantin Pileckas)Periodic Homogenization Problems in Incompressible Fluid Equations (Carlos Conca and M. Vanninathan)Author IndexSubject Index