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PART ONE FOUNDATIONS OF TURBULENCE THEORY
Fundamentals of Fluid Flow
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American Meteorological Society applications approximation assume assumption atmospheric turbulence average boundary layer calculate Chapter characteristic function coefficients coherence constant convection correlation function cospectra decreases defined density function depends diffusion distribution eddy ensemble equation estimate exceedance statistics Figure fluctuations forcing frequency friction velocity Gaussian Gaussian process gradients gust heat flux height Hence horizontal increases inertial range integral isotropic Kaimal Lagrangian large-scale linear mean wind measurements mechanical turbulence Monin-Obukhov scaling motion neutral air nonlinear normal observations obtain Panofsky parameters peak planetary boundary layer probability density function properties Published with permission ratio response Richardson number roughness length Royal Meteorological Society scalars spectra spectral density spectrum stable air standard deviation strong winds structure surface layer temperature theory turbulent flow uniform terrain unstable air values variables variance velocity components vertical velocity wave number wind components wind direction wind profile wind shear wind speed