3 edition of **Convection in a box: linear theory.** found in the catalog.

Convection in a box: linear theory.

Stephen H. Davis

- 142 Want to read
- 31 Currently reading

Published
**1967** by Rand Corporation in Santa Monica, Calif .

Written in English

- Fluid dynamics.,
- Heat -- Convection.

**Edition Notes**

Series | Rand Corporation. Research memorandum -- RM-5251, Research memorandum (Rand Corporation) -- RM-5251.n1.. |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | 46 p. |

Number of Pages | 46 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL16527568M |

Hill AA, Straughan B. Linear and nonlinear stability tresholds for thermal convection in a box. Mathematical Methods in Applied Sciences ; – Valerio JV, Carvalho MS, Tomei C. Filtering the eigenvalues at infinity from the linear stability analysis of incompressible flows. Journal of Computational Physics ; – This book covers the following topics: The classical description of a particle, Hilbert space formalism, Group theory, Lie algebra, The Green function approach, The evolution operator, Scattering theory, Quantum mechanics in practice, Dynamics and driven systems. Author(s): Doron Cohen. () Parallel black box $$\mathcal {H}$$ -LU preconditioning for elliptic boundary value problems. Computing and Visualization in Science , () Hierarchical matrix preconditioners for the Oseen by: Potential Flow Theory “When a flow is both frictionless and irrotational, pleasant things happen.” –F.M. White, Fluid Mechanics 4th ed. We can treat external flows around bodies as invicid (i.e. frictionless) and irrotational (i.e. the fluid particles are not rotating). This is because the viscous effects are limited toFile Size: 2MB.

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In the first part of this chapter, Rayleigh– Bénard convection has served as a pretext for a detailed presentation of some technicalities involved in linear stability analysis. It will now serve us to introduce the nonlinear dynamics of dissipative structures, at a phenomenological level.

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These flows are characterised by the buoyancy parameter λ = G R e n, where Re is the Reynolds number, Gr is the Grashof number and n (> 0) is a constant which depends on the. This phenomenon is known as «Natural Convection» and the coefficient h is called the convection coefficient.

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A value of h for a 1 m by 1 m plate will usually be larger (and never smaller) than h for a 2 m by 2 m plate under otherwise identical conditions. The larger plate will transfer more heat because it has four times the area of the smaller plate. In this note, we present a fast communication of a new bifurcation theory for nonlinear evolution equations, and its application to Rayleigh-Bénard Convection.

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