ASTROPHYSICAL FLUID DYNAMICS VIA DIRECT STATISTICAL SIMULATION

@article{Tobias2011ASTROPHYSICALFD,
  title={ASTROPHYSICAL FLUID DYNAMICS VIA DIRECT STATISTICAL SIMULATION},
  author={Steven M. Tobias and Katherine Dagon and J. B. Marston},
  journal={The Astrophysical Journal},
  year={2011},
  volume={727},
  pages={127}
}
In this paper, we introduce the concept of direct statistical simulation for astrophysical flows. This technique may be appropriate for problems in astrophysical fluids where the instantaneous dynamics of the flows are of secondary importance to their statistical properties. We give examples of such problems including mixing and transport in planets, stars, and disks. The method is described for a general set of evolution equations, before we consider the specific case of a spectral method… Expand
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