The State of the Art in Vortex Extraction

@article{Gnther2018TheSO,
  title={The State of the Art in Vortex Extraction},
  author={Tobias G{\"u}nther and Holger Theisel},
  journal={Computer Graphics Forum},
  year={2018},
  volume={37}
}
Vortices are commonly understood as rotating motions in fluid flows. The analysis of vortices plays an important role in numerous scientific applications, such as in engineering, meteorology, oceanology, medicine and many more. The successful analysis consists of three steps: vortex definition, extraction and visualization. All three have a long history, and the early themes and topics from the 1970s survived to this day, namely, the identification of vortex cores, their extent and the choice… Expand
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