Handbook of mathematical fluid dynamics

The Handbook of Mathematical Fluid Dynamics is a compendium of essays that provides a survey of the major topics in the subject. Each article traces developments, surveys the results of the past decade, discusses the current state of knowledge and presents major future directions and open problems....

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Friedlander, Susan
Other Authors: Serre, D.
Format: eBook
Published: Amsterdam Elsevier 2002, 2002
Edition:1st ed
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Collection: Elsevier eBook collection Mathematics - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Preface.
  • Statistical Hydrodynamics (R. Robert).
  • Topics on Dydrodynamics and Volume Preserving Maps (Y. Brenier.
  • Weak Solution of Incompressible Euler Equations (A. Shnirelman).
  • Near Identity Transformations for the Navier-Stokes Equations (P. Constantin).
  • Planar Navier-Stokes Equations Vortificity Approach (M. Ben-Artzi).
  • Attractors of Navier-Stokes Equations (A. Babin).
  • Stability and Instability in Viscous Fluids (M. Renardy, Y. Renardy).
  • Localized Instabilities in Fluids (S. Friedlander, A. Lipton-Lifshitz).
  • Dynamo Theory (A.D. Gilbert).
  • Water-waves as a Spatial Dynamical System (F. Dias, A. Looss).
  • Solving the Einstein Equations by Lipschitz Continuous Metrics: Shock Waves in General Relativity (J. Groah, J. Smoller, B. Temple)
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes