Analytic solutions of the vector Burgers' equation

Authors:
Steven Nerney, Edward J. Schmahl and Z. E. Musielak

Journal:
Quart. Appl. Math. **54** (1996), 63-71

MSC:
Primary 35Q53; Secondary 35C99, 35K55

DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1373838

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MR1373838

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Abstract: The well-known analytical solution of Burgers' equation is extended to curvilinear coordinate systems in three dimensions by a method that is much simpler and more suitable to practical applications than that previously used [22], The results obtained are applied to incompressible flow with cylindrical symmetry, and also to the decay of an initially linearly increasing wind.

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DOI:
https://doi.org/10.1090/qam/1373838

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