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Postprocessing

Gary A. Glatzmaier

in Introduction to Modeling Convection in Planets and Stars: Magnetic Field, Density Stratification, Rotation

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
October 2017
ISBN:
9780691141725
eISBN:
9781400848904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
DOI:
10.23943/princeton/9780691141725.003.0005
Subject:
Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter explains how to write a postprocessing code, and more specifically how to study the nonlinear simulations using computer graphics and analysis. It first considers how to compute and ... More


Thermally Driven Flows

David Jon Furbish

in Fluid Physics in Geology: An Introduction to Fluid Motions on Earth’s Surface and Within its Crust

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195077018
eISBN:
9780197560358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195077018.003.0020
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geophysics: Earth Sciences

Recall that we briefly examined the stability of thermally stratified fluids in Chapter 6. Our essential conclusion was that a condition in which hot, light fluid resides beneath cooler, heavier ... More


Dimensional Analysis and Similitude

David Jon Furbish

in Fluid Physics in Geology: An Introduction to Fluid Motions on Earth’s Surface and Within its Crust

Published in print:
1997
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195077018
eISBN:
9780197560358
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195077018.003.0009
Subject:
Earth Sciences and Geography, Geophysics: Earth Sciences

Some fluid flow problems are sufficiently simple that they can be treated mathematically in a straightforward way, making use of definitions of physical quantities, and taking into account initial ... More


Catalysis by Solids, 2 : The Catalyst and Its Microenvironment

L. K. Doraiswamy

in Organic Synthesis Engineering

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780195096897
eISBN:
9780197560822
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780195096897.003.0013
Subject:
Chemistry, Organic Chemistry

Solid catalysts by their very nature involve diffusion of reactant fluids within their matrix. These fluids react even as they diffuse. Thus the problem of internal diffusion accompanied by ... More


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