1.061 | Fall 2008 | Undergraduate

Transport Processes in the Environment

Lecture Notes

7. Velocity profiles and turbulence


Lecture notes on velocity profiles and turbulence, the basics of turbulent flow, mean velocity profiles, turbulent boundary layers, shear, the logarithmic velocity profile, turbulent transport in the equation of mass conservation, and turbulent diffusivity in a channel.

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7. Velocity profiles and turbulence

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Fall 2008
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