Relating Lagrangian passive scalar scaling exponents to Eulerian scaling exponents in turbulence

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Schmitt , François G; (2005)
  • Publisher: Springer-Verlag
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1140/epjb/e2005-00374-1
  • Subject: homogeneous turbulence | [ PHYS.PHYS.PHYS-DATA-AN ] Physics [physics]/Physics [physics]/Data Analysis, Statistics and Probability [physics.data-an] | Isotropic turbulence
    arxiv: Nonlinear Sciences::Chaotic Dynamics | Physics::Fluid Dynamics

Intermittency is a basic feature of fully developed turbulence, for both velocity and passive scalars. Intermittency is classically characterized by Eulerian scaling exponent of structure functions. The same approach can be used in a Lagrangian framework to characterize... View more
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