Compressibility, Turbulence and High Speed Flow - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080445656, 9780080559124

Compressibility, Turbulence and High Speed Flow

1st Edition

Authors: Thomas Gatski Jean-Paul Bonnet
Hardcover ISBN: 9780080445656
eBook ISBN: 9780080559124
Imprint: Elsevier Science
Published Date: 5th March 2009
Page Count: 296
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Description

Dedication

Preface

Chapter 1. Kinematics, thermodynamics and fluid transport properties

1.1 Kinematic preliminaries

1.2 Equilibrium thermodynamics

1.3 Compressible subsonic and supersonic flows

1.4 Turbulent flows and compressible turbulence

Chapter 2. The dynamics of compressible flows

2.1 Mass conservation

2.2 Momentum conservation

2.3 Energy conservation

2.4 Solenoidal velocity fields and density changes

2.5 Two-dimensional flow and a Reynolds analogy

Chapter 3. Compressible turbulent flow

3.1 Averaged and filtered variables

3.2 Density-weighted variables

3.3 Transport equations for the mean/resolved field

3.4 Fluctuation transport equations

3.5 Momentum and thermal flux relationships

Chapter 4. Measurement and analysis strategies

4.1 Experimental constraints for supersonic flows

4.2 Measurement methods

4.3 Analysis using modal representations

4.4 Reynolds- and Favre-averaged correlations

Chapter 5. Prediction strategies and closure models

5.1 Direct numerical simulations

5.2 Large eddy simulations and hybrid methods

5.3 Closure of the Reynolds-averaged Navier–Stokes equations

Chapter 6. Compressible shear layers

6.1 Free shear flows

6.2 Wall-bounded flows

Chapter 7. Shock and turbulence interactions

7.1 Homogeneous turbulence interactions

7.2 Inhomogeneous turbulence interaction

References

Subject Index

Key Features

  • Describes prediction methodologies including the Reynolds-averaged Navier Stokes (RANS) method, scale filtered methods and direct numerical simulation (DNS)
  • Presents current measurement and data analysis techniques
  • Discusses the linkage between experimental and computational results necessary for validation of numerical predictions
  • Meshes the varied results of computational and experimental studies in both free and wall-bounded flows to provide an overall current view of the field

Readership

This book is suitable for practicing engineers and scientists and graduate students. It is also suitable for undergraduate engineers and scientists.

Table of Contents

Dedication

Preface

Chapter 1. Kinematics, thermodynamics and fluid transport properties

1.1 Kinematic preliminaries

1.2 Equilibrium thermodynamics

1.3 Compressible subsonic and supersonic flows

1.4 Turbulent flows and compressible turbulence

Chapter 2. The dynamics of compressible flows

2.1 Mass conservation

2.2 Momentum conservation

2.3 Energy conservation

2.4 Solenoidal velocity fields and density changes

2.5 Two-dimensional flow and a Reynolds analogy

Chapter 3. Compressible turbulent flow

3.1 Averaged and filtered variables

3.2 Density-weighted variables

3.3 Transport equations for the mean/resolved field

3.4 Fluctuation transport equations

3.5 Momentum and thermal flux relationships

Chapter 4. Measurement and analysis strategies

4.1 Experimental constraints for supersonic flows

4.2 Measurement methods

4.3 Analysis using modal representations

4.4 Reynolds- and Favre-averaged correlations

Chapter 5. Prediction strategies and closure models

5.1 Direct numerical simulations

5.2 Large eddy simulations and hybrid methods

5.3 Closure of the Reynolds-averaged Navier–Stokes equations

Chapter 6. Compressible shear layers

6.1 Free shear flows

6.2 Wall-bounded flows

Chapter 7. Shock and turbulence interactions

7.1 Homogeneous turbulence interactions

7.2 Inhomogeneous turbulence interaction

References

Subject Index

Details

No. of pages:
296
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier Science 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier Science
eBook ISBN:
9780080559124
Hardcover ISBN:
9780080445656

About the Author

Thomas Gatski

Dr. Gatski has been involved in turbulent flow research for over 25 years. He has mainly worked in both the development and application of turbulent models to aerodynamic flows. He has edited books and published extensively in the field, and now serves as an Editor-in-Chief for the International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow

Affiliations and Expertise

Institut Prime, CNRS, Université de Poitiers, ISAE-ENSMA, France

Jean-Paul Bonnet

Dr. Bonnet has primarily been involved in experimental research in compressible turbulence in supersonic flows from the early eighties. He is a member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, and has industrial grants with aeronautical industries, organized international meetings and is member of ERCOFTAC Special Interest Group on “turbulence in compressible flows.”

Affiliations and Expertise

Institut Prime, CNRS, Université de Poitiers, ISAE-ENSMA, France