Numerical simulations of wave breaking

Philippe Helluy; Frédéric Golay; Jean-Paul Caltagirone; Pierre Lubin; Stéphane Vincent; Deborah Drevard; Richard Marcer; Philippe Fraunié; Nicolas Seguin; Stephan Grilli; Anne-Cécile Lesage; Alain Dervieux; Olivier Allain

ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis (2010)

  • Volume: 39, Issue: 3, page 591-607
  • ISSN: 0764-583X

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This paper is devoted to the numerical simulation of wave breaking. It presents the results of a numerical workshop that was held during the conference LOMA04. The objective is to compare several mathematical models (compressible or incompressible) and associated numerical methods to compute the flow field during a wave breaking over a reef. The methods will also be compared with experiments.

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Helluy, Philippe, et al. "Numerical simulations of wave breaking." ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis 39.3 (2010): 591-607. <http://eudml.org/doc/194277>.

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abstract = { This paper is devoted to the numerical simulation of wave breaking. It presents the results of a numerical workshop that was held during the conference LOMA04. The objective is to compare several mathematical models (compressible or incompressible) and associated numerical methods to compute the flow field during a wave breaking over a reef. The methods will also be compared with experiments. },
author = {Helluy, Philippe, Golay, Frédéric, Caltagirone, Jean-Paul, Lubin, Pierre, Vincent, Stéphane, Drevard, Deborah, Marcer, Richard, Fraunié, Philippe, Seguin, Nicolas, Grilli, Stephan, Lesage, Anne-Cécile, Dervieux, Alain, Allain, Olivier},
journal = {ESAIM: Mathematical Modelling and Numerical Analysis},
keywords = {Wave breaking; finite volumes; low Mach compressible flows; multiphase flow.},
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AU - Fraunié, Philippe
AU - Seguin, Nicolas
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AU - Dervieux, Alain
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