Oscillating grids turbulence generator for turbulent transport studies

  title={Oscillating grids turbulence generator for turbulent transport studies},
  author={Alexander Eidelman and Tov Elperin and A. B. Kapusta and Nathan Kleeorin and A. Krein and Igor Rogachevskii},
  journal={Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics},
An oscillating grids turbulence generator was constructed for studies of two new effects associated with turbulent transport of particles, turbulent thermal diffusion and clustering instability. These effects result in formation of large-scale and small-scale inhomogeneities in the spatial distribution of particles. The advantage of this experimental set-up is the feasibility to study turbulent transport in mix- tures with controllable composition and unlimited observa- tion time. For flow… 

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