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Vortex dynamics in turbulence

Pullin, D. I. and Saffman, P. G. (1998) Vortex dynamics in turbulence. Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, 30 . pp. 31-51. ISSN 0066-4189.

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We survey attempts to construct vortex models of the inertial-range and fine-scale range of high Reynolds number turbulence. An emphasis is placed on models capable of quantitative predictions or postdictions.

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Additional Information:"Reprinted, with permission, from the Annual Review of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 30 copyright 1998 by Annual Reviews," DIP was partially supported by National Science Foundation (NSF) Grant No. CTS-9634222 and PGS was partially supported by the Department of Energy under Grant No. DE-FG03-89ER25073 and by NSF Grant No. DMS-9423245.
Subject Keywords:decay of turbulence, high Reynolds number
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