Title

Decaying Periodic-Wave-Train And Solitary-Vortex Exact-Solutions For 2-Dimensional Planetary Viscous Flows

Authors

B K. Shivamoggi

Title - Alternative

Nuovo Cimento Soc. Ital. Fis. D-Condens. Matter At. Mol. Chem. Phys. Fluids Plasmas Biophys.

Keywords

Physics, Multidisciplinary

Abstract

We give Taylor-Kovasznay solutions for two-dimensional motions in a layer of viscous fluid on a rotating globe in the beta-plane approximation. These solutions represent travelling-wave-type periodic wavetrains and solitary vortices which decay away in time due to viscous effects.

Publication Title

Nuovo Cimento Della Societa Italiana Di Fisica D-Condensed Matter Atomic Molecular and Chemical Physics Fluids Plasmas Biophysics

Volume

13

Issue/Number

1

Publication Date

1-1-1991

Document Type

Article

Language

English

First Page

105

Last Page

110

WOS Identifier

WOS:A1991EW69800009

ISSN

0392-6737

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