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Computational Models for Turbulent Reacting Flows

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  • Date Published: February 2005
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  • isbn: 9780511074523

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  • This survey of the current state of the art in computational models for turbulent reacting flows carefully analyzes the strengths and weaknesses of the various techniques described. Rodney Fox focuses on the formulation of practical models as opposed to numerical issues arising from their solution. He develops a theoretical framework based on the one-point, one-time joint probability density function (PDF). The study reveals that all commonly employed models for turbulent reacting flows can be formulated in terms of the joint PDF of the chemical species and enthalpy.

    • Provides a unified modern treatment of computational fluid dynamics models for turbulent reacting flow
    • Emphasizes models that can handle detailed finite-rate chemistry as opposed to specialized applications (e.g., combustion)
    • The only text available that treats CFD models for reacting flows from the standpoint of chemical reactor design
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    "...I strongly recommend this book, and I feel it would make an excellent addition to any personal or public library." AIAA Journal

    "Through his research over the past decade, Fox has become a master of the material described in the book, and has made significant contributions to the subject. The writing is clear and authoritative, and contains ample historical and modern references. The book is attractively pressented and has a good index." Journal of Fluid Mechanics

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    Product details

    • Date Published: February 2005
    • format: Adobe eBook Reader
    • isbn: 9780511074523
    • contains: 15 tables
    • availability: This ISBN is for an eBook version which is distributed on our behalf by a third party.
  • Table of Contents

    1. Turbulent reacting flows
    2. Statistical description of turbulent flow
    3. Statistical description of turbulent mixing
    4. Models for turbulent transport
    5. Closures for the chemical source term
    6. PDF methods for turbulent reacting flows
    7. Full PDF simulations
    Appendices.

  • Author

    Rodney O. Fox, Iowa State University
    Rodney O. Fox received his PhD from Kansas State University and is currently the Glenn Murphy Professor of Engineering in the Department of Chemical Engineering at Iowa State University. He has held visiting positions at Stanford University, California, and at the CNRS Laboratory in Rouen, France, and has been an invited professor at ENSIC in Nancy, France, Politecnico di Torino, Italy, and Aalborg University, Denmark. He is the recipient of a National Science Foundation Presidential Young Investigator Award and has published over 65 scientific papers.

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