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## INCOMPRESSIBLE FLOW SIMULATIONS: VERIFICATION AND VALIDATION

*George Em Karniadakis and Spencer J. Sherwin*

### in Spectral/hp Element Methods for Computational Fluid Dynamics

- Published in print:
- 2005
- Published Online:
- September 2007
- ISBN:
- 9780198528692
- eISBN:
- 9780191713491
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528692.003.0009
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Numerical Analysis

This chapter discusses numerical simulations of the incompressible Navier-Stokes equations. Exact Navier-Stokes solutions are presented that are used as benchmarks to validate new codes and evaluate ... More

## Density Stratification

*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/9780691141725.003.0012
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter examines the effects of large variations in density with depth, that is, density stratification. It first describes anelastic models for 2D cartesian box and 2D cylindrical annulus ... More

## Nonlinear Structure and Halo Formation

*Abraham Loeb and Steven R. Furlanetto*

### in The First Galaxies in the Universe

- Published in print:
- 2013
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691144917
- eISBN:
- 9781400845606
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691144917.003.0003
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

This chapter studies the evolution of perturbations in the nonlinear regime. It focuses for the most part on analytic models that shed light on the physical processes involved. The advent of computer ... More

## Relaxation Processes in Micromagnetics

*Harry Suhl*

- Published in print:
- 2007
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198528029
- eISBN:
- 9780191713545
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198528029.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

Electrons in solids behave like microscopic bar magnets, and in certain solids these align to produce macroscopic magnetizations. This book deals with the dynamics of this magnetization field. It ... More

## The role of numerical simulations

*P. A. Davidson*

### in Turbulence: An Introduction for Scientists and Engineers

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- August 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780198722588
- eISBN:
- 9780191789298
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198722588.003.0007
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Physics

Chapter 7 discusses the role of numerical simulations in turbulence. The emphasis is on the new physical insights these numerical experiments have yielded, as well as some of the limitations of ... More

## Introduction

*J. N. REDDY*

### in An Introduction to Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis

- Published in print:
- 2004
- Published Online:
- January 2010
- ISBN:
- 9780198525295
- eISBN:
- 9780191711671
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198525295.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

One of the most important thing engineers and scientists do is to model natural phenomena. They develop conceptual and mathematical models to simulate physical events, whether they are aerospace, ... More

## Introduction to molecular simulations in soft matter

*J.-L. Barrat and J. J. de Pablo*

### in Soft Interfaces: Lecture Notes of the Les Houches Summer School: Volume 98, July 2012

- Published in print:
- 2017
- Published Online:
- November 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780198789352
- eISBN:
- 9780191831201
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780198789352.003.0011
- Subject:
- Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

We describe the main features of the coarse-grained models that are typically useful in modelling soft interfaces, from force fields to the continuum descriptions involving density fields. We explain ... More

## Perturbations and generalized solutions

*Rafal Goebel, Ricardo G. Sanfelice, and Andrew R. Teel*

### in Hybrid Dynamical Systems: Modeling, Stability, and Robustness

- Published in print:
- 2012
- Published Online:
- October 2017
- ISBN:
- 9780691153896
- eISBN:
- 9781400842636
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Princeton University Press
- DOI:
- 10.23943/princeton/9780691153896.003.0004
- Subject:
- Mathematics, Applied Mathematics

This chapter discusses the effect of state perturbations on solutions to a hybrid system. It shows that state perturbations, of arbitrarily small size, can dramatically change the behavior of ... More

## Least-Squares Finite Element Models of Flows of Viscous Incompressible Fluids

*J. N. Reddy*

### in An Introduction to Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis, 2nd Edn: with applications to heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and solid mechanics

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- June 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199641758
- eISBN:
- 9780191789557
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641758.003.0011
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter develops finite element formulations for flows of viscous incompressible fluids using high-order spectral/hp finite element technology and least-squares finite element formulation. The ... More

## Mainstays of Nanoscale Research

*Anne Marcovich and Terry Shinn*

### in Toward a New Dimension: Exploring the Nanoscale

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- November 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780198714613
- eISBN:
- 9780191782923
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714613.003.0002
- Subject:
- Physics, History of Physics

Nanoscale scientific research suddenly arose during the 1980s and 1990s. It now constitutes an immense worldwide research domain. It is based on the invention of scanning probe microscopy and ... More

## The length scales of dynamic heterogeneity: results from molecular dynamics simulations

*Peter Harrowell*

### in Dynamical Heterogeneities in Glasses, Colloids, and Granular Media

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- September 2011
- ISBN:
- 9780199691470
- eISBN:
- 9780191729799
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199691470.003.0007
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics

Over times shorter than that required for relaxation of enthalpy, a liquid can exhibit striking heterogeneities. The picture of these heterogeneities is complex with transient patches of rigidity, ... More

## Lattice Boltzmann for Turbulent Flows

*Sauro Succi*

### in The Lattice Boltzmann Equation: For Complex States of Flowing Matter

- Published in print:
- 2018
- Published Online:
- June 2018
- ISBN:
- 9780199592357
- eISBN:
- 9780191847967
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/oso/9780199592357.003.0020
- Subject:
- Physics, Theoretical, Computational, and Statistical Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter presents the main ideas behind the application of LB methods to the simulation of turbulent flows. The attention is restricted to the case of direct numerical simulation, in which all ... More

## The shape of optimal income tax schedule: numerical simulations with income effects

*Matti Tuomala*

### in Optimal Redistributive Taxation

- Published in print:
- 2016
- Published Online:
- March 2016
- ISBN:
- 9780198753414
- eISBN:
- 9780191815058
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198753414.003.0005
- Subject:
- Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare, Financial Economics

The special cases considered in Chapter 4 yield insights, but within the framework of the assumptions made. How robust are these insights? What happens when we move away from quasi-linearity? On the ... More

## Naked Singularities

*Pankaj S. Joshi*

### in The Story of Collapsing Stars: Black Holes, Naked Singularities, and the Cosmic Play of Quantum Gravity

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- January 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199686766
- eISBN:
- 9780191766817
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686766.003.0006
- Subject:
- Physics, Particle Physics / Astrophysics / Cosmology

When the collapse of massive stars is studied in some detail, it is discovered that visible or naked singularities do occur in gravitational collapse quite naturally once we use physically realistic ... More

## Worlds of Nanophysics

*Anne Marcovich and Terry Shinn*

### in Toward a New Dimension: Exploring the Nanoscale

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- November 2014
- ISBN:
- 9780198714613
- eISBN:
- 9780191782923
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198714613.003.0003
- Subject:
- Physics, History of Physics

The introduction of scanning probe microscopy to scientific research sparked a “gold rush” over the next fifteen years in which hundreds and then thousands of publications were produced on nano ... More

## Dielectric Properties of Blood and Blood Components

*Yoshihito Hayashi and Koji Asami*

### in Dielectric Relaxation in Biological Systems: Physical Principles, Methods, and Applications

- Published in print:
- 2015
- Published Online:
- August 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199686513
- eISBN:
- 9780191766398
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199686513.003.0014
- Subject:
- Physics, Soft Matter / Biological Physics

An overview of dielectric spectroscopy (DS) studies for erythrocytes, blood coagulation, and leukocytes is provided. Cell suspensions and whole blood show the main dielectric response in the MHz ... More

## General Introduction and Mathematical Preliminaries

*J. N. Reddy*

### in An Introduction to Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis, 2nd Edn: with applications to heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and solid mechanics

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- June 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199641758
- eISBN:
- 9780191789557
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641758.003.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

This chapter explains the development of mathematical models and numerical evaluation of the mathematical models using the finite element method. It also discusses nonlinear analysis and some ... More

## Joint Determination of the Generosity of the Welfare State and Migration

*Assaf Razin, Efraim Sadka, and Benjarong Suwankiri*

### in Migration and the Welfare State: Political-Economy Policy Formation

- Published in print:
- 2011
- Published Online:
- August 2013
- ISBN:
- 9780262016100
- eISBN:
- 9780262298377
- Item type:
- chapter

- Publisher:
- The MIT Press
- DOI:
- 10.7551/mitpress/9780262016100.003.0004
- Subject:
- Political Science, Political Economy

This chapter investigates the politico-economic determination of the welfare state generosity, along with the volume and skill composition of migration. The investigation examines the restricted- and ... More

## An Introduction to Nonlinear Finite Element Analysis, 2nd Edn: with applications to heat transfer, fluid mechanics, and solid mechanics

*J. N. Reddy*

- Published in print:
- 2014
- Published Online:
- June 2015
- ISBN:
- 9780199641758
- eISBN:
- 9780191789557
- Item type:
- book

- Publisher:
- Oxford University Press
- DOI:
- 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199641758.001.0001
- Subject:
- Physics, Condensed Matter Physics / Materials

The development of realistic mathematical models that govern the response of systems or processes is strongly connected to the ability to translate them into meaningful discrete models that allow for ... More

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