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Chaos & Complex Systems Seminar
urbulence, the manifestation of eddies and their role in conservation laws
Date: Tuesday, January 26th
Time: 12:05 pm
Place: 4274 Chamberlin Hall (Refreshments will be served)
Speaker: George Hrabovsky, Madison Area Science and Technology
Abstract: Only in technically dry fluids can you get away from the phenomena of turbulence. Such phenomena serve to transport important quantities across scales. Why is this important? Because two thirds of the classical states of matter are composed of fluids. Fluids exist on most scales of distance measurement—some surprising. Where there are non-perfect fluids, there is turbulence. Why is the transport of these quantities across scales important? What are the ramifications for physical and predictive modeling? Come to the talk and find out...<br>
Host: Sprott
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