Review of Some Recent Patents on the Large-Eddy Simulation Technique in Turbulence

Author(s): Le Fang, Yang-Wei Liu, Guo-Qing Jing, Shu-Jun Huang.

Journal Name:Recent Patents on Mechanical Engineering

Volume 5 , Issue 2 , 2012

Abstract:

The Large-Eddy Simulation (LES) technique is an important modeling method in the numerical simulation of turbulence. Some recent patents on the LES technique are reviewed in this contribution. They are classified into three types: the theoretical progress, the mesh generation and optimization, and the practical applications. Discussion is then made on the current and future developments of this technique.

Keywords: Aerodynamics, computational fluid dynamics, large-eddy simulation, mesh generation, subgrid-scale modeling, turbulence

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VOLUME: 5
ISSUE: 2
Year: 2012
Page: [89 - 95]
Pages: 7
DOI: 10.2174/2212797611205020089
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