Stratified Flows

by E. John List, (F.ASCE), California Inst. of Technology, 1201 East California Blvd., Pasadena, CA,

American Society of Civil Engineers, New York, NY
978-0-87262-775-8 (ISBN-13) | 0-87262-775-6 (ISBN-10), 1990, Soft Cover, Pg. 1124

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Conference information: Third International Symposium on Stratified Flows | Pasadena, California, United States | February 3-5, 1987

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Document Type: Book - Proceedings


This volume contains the edited and refereed proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Stratified Flows, convened on February 3-5, 1987 in Pasadena, California. It consists of papers on such topics as internal waves and their stability, blocking and intrusion, topographic effects, rotating stratified flows, turbulent stratified shear flows, mixed-layer dynamics and convection, frontal phenomena and gravity currents, plumes, thermals, and direct numerical simulation of the Navier-Stokes equation. Thus, anyone who is interested in the topic of stratified flow dynamics including oceanographers, atmospheric scientists, environmental and hydraulic engineers, mechanical and chemical engineers, and applied mathematicians will find this proceeding a useful guide.

Subject Headings: Stratified flow | Water stratification | Turbulent flow | Shear flow | Numerical models | Navier-Stokes equations | Flow (fluid dynamics) | California | United States


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