The state of the art in hydrodynamic turbulence: Past successes and future challenges

Itamar Procaccia, K. R. Sreenivasan

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We present a personal view of the state of the art in turbulence research. We summarize first the main achievements of the recent past, and then point ahead to the main challenges that remain for experimental and theoretical efforts.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)2167-2183
Number of pages17
JournalPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena
Volume237
Issue number14-17
DOIs
StatePublished - Aug 15 2008

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Keywords

  • Anisotropic and wall turbulence
  • Anomalous scaling
  • Convective and superfluid turbulence
  • Drag reduction

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

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The state of the art in hydrodynamic turbulence : Past successes and future challenges. / Procaccia, Itamar; Sreenivasan, K. R.

In: Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, Vol. 237, No. 14-17, 15.08.2008, p. 2167-2183.

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