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Circulation in inviscid gas flows with shocks

By D. J. Allwright and K. Kaouri

Abstract

In this note, we show that the circulation $\Gamma=\int_C\mathbf{u}\cdot\mathbf{dx}$ around a closed material curve $C(t)$ in an inviscid gas flow develops according to the equation $\frac{d\Gamma}{dt}=\int_CT\,dS$, even when the curve may cross shocks, with the entropy jumps at the shocks excluded from the right-hand side

Topics: Fluid mechanics
Year: 2004
DOI identifier: 10.1016/j.aml.2004.06.003
OAI identifier: oai:generic.eprints.org:329/core69

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