Atmospheric Turbulence
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W12G002  ZK  3P+0C 
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 Department of Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics
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Introduction definition of turbulence, history, characteristics.
Flow kinematics  dynamical system (Lorenz model), Cellular Automata Model, kinetic theory, continuum.
Statistical description of turbulence, Reynolds conditions, equations of motion, continuity equation  shallow water approximation, closure problem, higher order correlation tensor, theory of turbulence.
Homogeneous and isotropic turbulence  characteristics, correlation tensor, equations of motion.
Turbulent diffusion  Lagrangian analysis
Turbulence models  algebraic (Prandtl´s momentum transfer theory, Taylor's vorticity transport theory, Von Kármán´s similarity hypothesis) onepoint turbulence models (kepsilon model)
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Introduction definition of turbulence, history, characteristics.
Flow kinematics  dynamical system (Lorenz model), Cellular Automata Model, kinetic theory, continuum.
Statistical description of turbulence, Reynolds conditions, equations of motion, continuity equation  shallow water approximation, closure problem, higher order correlation tensor, theory of turbulence.
Homogeneous and isotropic turbulence  characteristics, correlation tensor, equations of motion.
Turbulent diffusion  Lagrangian analysis
Turbulence models  algebraic (Prandtl´s momentum transfer theory, Taylor's vorticity transport theory, Von Kármán´s similarity hypothesis) onepoint turbulence models (kepsilon model)
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