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CWR 6285: Turbulence

Course Description for Turbulence

CWR6285: Turbulence
3
Prerequisite:  CWR 3201 and MAP 2302
Description: This course is an introduction to turbulence. Fundamental equations of turbulent flow, statistical description, Reynolds equations, Kolmogorov's theory, scales of turbulence, homogeneous or isotropic turbulence, energy transfer, spectral description, free-shear flows, bounded flows, and boundary layers. Numerical methods to simulate turbulence, including Direct Numerical Simulations (DNS), Large Eddy Simulations (LES), and Reynolds-Average Navier-Stokes (RANS) equations and models.