# Inclined turbulent thermal convection in liquid sodium

@article{Zwirner2019InclinedTT, title={Inclined turbulent thermal convection in liquid sodium}, author={Lukas Zwirner and Ruslan Khalilov and Ilya Kolesnichenko and Andrey Mamykin and Sergei Mandrykin and Alexander Pavlinov and Alexander Shestakov and Andrei Teimurazov and Peter Frick and Olga Shishkina}, journal={arXiv: Fluid Dynamics}, year={2019} }

Inclined turbulent thermal convection by large Rayleigh numbers in extremely small-Prandtl-number fluids is studied based on results of both, measurements and high-resolution numerical simulations. The Prandtl number $Pr\approx0.0093$ considered in the experiments and the Large-Eddy Simulations (LES) and $Pr=0.0094$ considered in the Direct Numerical Simulations (DNS) correspond to liquid sodium, which is used in the experiments. Also similar are the studied Rayleigh numbers, which are…

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