# Finite-dimensional turbulence of planetary waves.

@article{Lvov2009FinitedimensionalTO, title={Finite-dimensional turbulence of planetary waves.}, author={Victor S. L’vov and Anna Pomyalov and Itamar Procaccia and Oleksii Rudenko}, journal={Physical review. E, Statistical, nonlinear, and soft matter physics}, year={2009}, volume={80 6 Pt 2}, pages={ 066319 } }

Finite-dimensional wave turbulence refers to the chaotic dynamics of interacting wave "clusters" consisting of finite number of connected wave triads with exact three-wave resonances. We examine this phenomenon using the example of atmospheric planetary (Rossby) waves. It is shown that the dynamics of the clusters is determined by the types of connections between neighboring triads within a cluster; these correspond to substantially different scenarios of energy flux between different triads…

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