Statistical description of acoustic turbulence

V. S. L’vov, Yu L’vov, A. C. Newell, V. Zakharov

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We develop expressions for the nonlinear wave damping and frequency correction of a field of random, spatially homogeneous, acoustic waves. The implications for the nature of the equilibrium spectral energy distribution are discussed.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)390-405
Number of pages16
JournalPhysical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear, and Soft Matter Physics
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 1997
Externally publishedYes


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