Use of Large-Eddy Simulation to Characterize Roughness Effect of Turbulent Flow Over a Wavy Wall

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Jie Cui, Ching-Long Lin, Virenda C. Patel

IIHR-Hydroscience and Engineering and Department of Mechanical and Industrial Engineering, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242-1585

J. Fluids Eng 125(6), 1075-1077 (Jan 12, 2004) (3 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1624424 History: Received March 25, 2003; Revised June 30, 2003; Online January 12, 2004
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Wave-averaged velocity profiles
Grahic Jump Location
Computational grid in the wavy channel



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