PDE seminar: An approach to turbulence driven by density

2012-7-2 16:30 - 2012-7-2 17:30
Faculty of Science Building #3, Room 309
Takeshi Matsumoto (Div. of Physics, Kyoto Univ.)
With presence of the gravity, configuration of a heavy
fluid placed on top of a light fluid is hydrodynamically
unstable and thereby leads to a turbulent mixing flow.
By using a numerical simulation of the equations of
such flows, a way to physically analyze the turbulence
is discussed.