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Classical Kinetic Theory Approach to Lattice Boltzmann Simulation.

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Author(s)

N S. Martys

Abstract

An approach to lattice Boltzmann simulation is described, which makes a direct connection between classical kinetic theory and contemporary lattice Boltzmann modeling methods. This approach can lead to greater accuracy, improved numerical stability and significant reductions in computational needs, while giving a new philosophical point of view to lattice Bolzmann calculations for a large range of applications.
Citation
International Journal of Modern Physics C
Publisher Info
, -1

Keywords

simulation, complex fluids, computational fluid dynamics, kinetics, lattice Boltzmann, Navier-Stokes equations, phase transitions, porous media

Citation

Martys, N. (2001), Classical Kinetic Theory Approach to Lattice Boltzmann Simulation., International Journal of Modern Physics C, , -1, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=916912 (Accessed June 13, 2024)

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Created October 1, 2001, Updated February 17, 2017