Table of Contents

Dedication

Preface to the Third Edition

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Chapter 1. Introduction

1.1 Introductory Remarks

1.2 Turbulence – Miscellaneous Remarks

1.3 The Ubiquity of Turbulence

1.4 The Continuum Hypothesis

1.5 Measures of Turbulence – Intensity

1.6 Measures of Turbulence – Scale

1.7 Measures of Turbulence – The Energy Spectrum

1.8 Measures of Turbulence – Intermittency

1.9 The Diffusive Nature of Turbulence

1.10 Turbulence Simulation

Problems

References

Chapter 2. Conservation Equations for Compressible Turbulent Flows

2.1 Introduction

2.2 The Navier–Stokes Equations

2.3 Conventional Time-Averaging and Mass-Weighted-Averaging Procedures

2.4 Relation Between Conventional Time-Averaged Quantities and Mass-Weighted-Averaged Quantities

2.5 Continuity and Momentum Equations

2.6 Energy Equations

2.7 Mean-Kinetic-Energy Equation

2.8 Reynolds-Stress Transport Equations

2.9 Reduced Forms of the Navier–Stokes Equations

Problems

References

Chapter 3. Boundary-Layer Equations

3.1 Introduction

3.2 Boundary-Layer Approximations for Compressible Flows

3.3 Continuity, Momentum, and Energy Equations

3.4 Mean-Kinetic-Energy Flows

3.5 Reynolds-Stress Transport Equations

3.6 Integral Equations of the Boundary Layer

Problems

References

Chapter 4. General Behavior of Turbulent Boundary Layers

4.1 Introduction

4.2 Composite Nature of a Turbulent Boundary Layer

4.3 Eddy-Viscosity, Mixing-Length, Eddy-Conductivity and Turbulent Prandtl Number Concepts

4.4 Mean-Velocity and Temperature Distributions in Incompressible Flows on Smooth Surfaces

4.5 Mean-Velocity Distribution

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Butterworth-Heinemann
Print ISBN:
9780080983356
Electronic ISBN:
9780080983394