AD Number: ADA382907

Subject Categories: NUMERICAL MATHEMATICS FLUID MECHANICS

Corporate Author: LOS ALAMOS SCIENTIFIC LAB ALBUQUERQUE NM

Title: Method of Computing Fluid Motion in Two-Dimensional Cartesian or Cylindrical Coordinates by Following Lagrangian Energy Cells

Personal Authors: Blewett, Patrick J.

Report Date: JUL 1970

Pages: 13 PAGES

Report Number: LA-4464

Contract Number: W-7405-ENG-36

Monitor Acronym: XJ

Monitor Series: XD

Descriptors: *EULER EQUATIONS, LAGRANGIAN FUNCTIONS, CARTESIAN COORDINATES.

Abstract: It is conjectured that for some physical flow problems there may be an advantage in following energy exactly as one follows mass elements in the conventional Lagrangian formulation of fluid dynamics. Essentially, the argument is

Limitation Code: APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE

Source Code: 394961

Citation Creation Date: 25 OCT 2000