A brief history of simple invariant solutions in turbulence

  title={A brief history of simple invariant solutions in turbulence},
  author={Lennaert van Veen},
  journal={arXiv: Fluid Dynamics},
  • L. V. Veen
  • Published 6 April 2018
  • Mathematics
  • arXiv: Fluid Dynamics
When studying fluid mechanics in terms of instability, bifurcation and invariant solutions one quickly finds out how little can be done by pen and paper. For flows on sufficiently simple domains and under sufficiently simple boundary conditions, one may be able to predict the parameter values at which the base flow becomes unstable and the basic properties of the secondary flow. On more complicated domains and under more realistic boundary conditions, such questions can usually only be… 

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