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Turbulence : the legacy of A.N. Kolmogorov

Author: U Frisch; A N Kolmogorov
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1995.
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This textbook presents a modern account of turbulence, which is ubiquitous in both cosmical and natural environments.

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Named Person: Andrej Nikolaevič Kolmogorov
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: U Frisch; A N Kolmogorov
ISBN: 0521451035 9780521451031 0521457130 9780521457132 0614070570 9780614070576
OCLC Number: 32236128
Description: xiii, 296 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Preface; 1. Introduction; 2. Symmetries and conservation laws; 3. Why a probabilistic description of turbulence?; 4. Probabilistic tools: a survey; 5. Two experimental laws of fully developed turbulence; 6. The Kolmogorov 1941 theory; 7. Kolmogorov and Landau: the lack of universality; 8. Phenomenology of turbulence in the sense of Kolmogorov 1941; 9. Intermittency; 10. Further reading: a guided tour; References; Author index; Subject index.
Responsibility: Uriel Frisch.
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