Point Vortices: Finding Periodic Orbits and their Topological Classification.

Smith, Spencer.
2017-04-19T12:49:34.905Z

Abstract: The motion of point vortices constitutes an especially simple class of solutions to Euler's equation for two dimensional, inviscid, incompressible, and irrotational fluids. In addition to their intrinsic mathematical importance, these solutions are also physically relevant. Rotating superfluid helium can support rectilinear quantized line vortices, which in certain regimes are accurately... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Physics and Astronomy.
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http://hdl.handle.net/10427/011670
ID: tufts:21145
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