
Accession Number : ADA321368
Title : Annual Research Briefs  1996, Center for Turbulence Research.
Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA
PDF Url : ADA321368
Report Date : DEC 1996
Pagination or Media Count : 302
Abstract : Partial contents include: (1) Simulation of jet impingement heat transfer with the keV2 model; (2) A new methodology for turbulence modelers using DNS database analysis; (3) A particle representation model for the deformation of homogeneous turbulence; (4) Modeling of inhomogeneous compressible turbulence using a twoscale statistical theory; (5) Lewis number effects on partially premixed flames; (6) Conditional moment closure of mixing and reaction in turbulent nonpremixed combustion; (7) Dynamic models for LES of turbulent front propagation with a spectral method; (8) Jet noise using large eddy simulation; (9) Towards numerical simulations of trailingedge aeroacoustics; (10) A model for the onset of vortex breakdown; (11) Compressing an elliptic vortex: transition to turbulence by tumble breakdown; (12) A new method for the adaptive control of vortexwall interactions; (13) Symmetries in turbulent boundary layer flows; (14) Nearwall models in large eddy simulations of flow behind a backwardfacing step; (15) Assessment of the subgridscale models at low and high Reynolds numbers; (16) Largeeddy simulations of flow around a NACA 4412 airfoil using unstructured grids; (17) Progress on LES of flow past a circular cylinder; (18) Experimental investigation of flow through an asymmetric plane diffuser; (19) Progress in the largeeddy simulation of an asymmetric plane diffuser; (20) A numerical study of selfsimilarity in a turbulent plane wake using largeeddy simulation; (21) On the generation of turbulent inflow conditions for boundary layer simulations, and (22) A new class of finite difference schemes.
Descriptors : *TURBULENT FLOW, *COMPUTATIONAL FLUID DYNAMICS, *FLAME PROPAGATION, HEAT TRANSFER, DATA BASES, COMPUTERIZED SIMULATION, TURBULENCE, EDDIES(FLUID MECHANICS), TURBULENT BOUNDARY LAYER, VORTICES, FLOW VISUALIZATION, FINITE DIFFERENCE THEORY, WAKE, FLOW NOISE, BOUNDARY LAYER TRANSITION, FLOW SEPARATION, JET FLOW, REYNOLDS NUMBER, BOUNDARY LAYER FLOW, JET FLAMES.
Subject Categories : Fluid Mechanics
Combustion and Ignition
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE