Spectrum evolution at the transition to turbulance in a couette flow

Z. B. Krugljak, E. A. Kuznetsov, V. S. Lvov, Yu E. Nesterikhin, A. A. Predtechensky, V. S. Sobolev, E. N. Utkin, F. A. Zhuravel

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Abstract

It is shown that the laminar-turbulent transition in a circular Couette flow combines characteristics of both Landau and stochastic attractor models. As the Reynolds number increases new modes are excited and the peaks of the spectrum are broadened smoothly.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)269-272
Number of pages4
JournalPhysics Letters A
Volume78
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1980
Externally publishedYes

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