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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2005 Vol.6 No.4 P.283-288


Recent development of vortex method in incompressible viscous bluff body flows

Author(s):  LIU Lan, JI Feng, FAN Jian-ren, CEN Ke-fa

Affiliation(s):  Clean Energy & Environment Engineering Key Laboratory of Ministry of Education and Institute for Thermal Power Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

Corresponding email(s):   fanjr@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  Vortex methods, Simulation of flows, Bluff body

LIU Lan, JI Feng, FAN Jian-ren, CEN Ke-fa. Recent development of vortex method in incompressible viscous bluff body flows[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2005, 6(4): 283-288.

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vortex methods have been alternative tools of finite element and finite difference methods for several decades. This paper presents a brief review of vortex method development in the last decades and introduces efficient vortex methods developed for high Reynolds number bluff body flows and suitable for running on parallel computer architectures. Included in this study are particle strength exchange methods, core-spreading method, deterministic particle method and hybrid vortex methods. Combined with conservative methods, vortex methods can comprise the most available tools for simulations of three-dimensional complex bluff body flows at high Reynolds numbers.

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Masahiro Isobe<1beu2212@mail.tokai-u.jp>

2014-11-28 22:31:55

I want to study core-spreading meethod.

WU Long@buaa<554995730@qq.com>

2014-04-04 10:44:20

vortex method is a powerful tool in fluid simulation

Tarun@University of Rostock<tarun.sheel@uni-rostock.de>

2010-10-19 18:22:03

Its a very good journal

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