New PDF release: Double-Diffusive Convection

By Timour Radko

Double-diffusive convection is a blending method pushed by way of the interplay of 2 fluid elements which diffuse at assorted premiums. best specialist Timour Radko offers the 1st systematic assessment of the classical thought of double-diffusive convection in a coherent narrative, bringing jointly the disparate literature during this constructing box. The booklet starts by way of exploring idealized dynamical versions and illustrating key rules by means of examples of oceanic phenomena. construction at the idea, it then explains the dynamics of buildings caused by double-diffusive instabilities, comparable to the little-understood phenomenon of thermohaline staircases. The booklet additionally surveys non-oceanographic purposes, equivalent to commercial, astrophysical and geological manifestations, and discusses the climatic and organic outcomes of double-diffusive convection. offering a balanced mixture of primary conception and real-world examples, this is often an critical source for tutorial researchers, execs and graduate scholars in actual oceanography, fluid dynamics, utilized arithmetic, astrophysics, geophysics and climatology.

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