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The Resource Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability, by S. Chandrasekhar, (electronic book)

Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability, by S. Chandrasekhar, (electronic book)

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Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability
Title
Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability
Statement of responsibility
by S. Chandrasekhar
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Lucid examination of the Rayleigh-Bernard problem; clear coverage of the theory of instabilities causing convection
Member of
Cataloging source
VALIL
Dewey number
532/.5
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
QA911
LC item number
.C42 1981eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability, by S. Chandrasekhar, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1961. (International series of monographs on physics)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Basic concepts -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The B{u296E}ard problem -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of rotation -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of a magnetic field -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of rotation and magnetic field -- The onset of thermal instability in fluid spheres and spherical shells -- The stability of Couette flow -- The stability of more general flows between coaxial cylinders -- The stability of Couette flow in hydromagnetics -- The stability of superposed fluids: the Rayleigh-Taylor instability -- The stability of superposed fluids: the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability -- The stability of jets and cylinders -- Gravitational equilibrium and gravitational instability -- A general variational principle -- Appendix I. Integral relations governing steady convection -- Appendix II. The variational formulation of the problem considered in Chapter V -- Appendix III. Toroidal and poloidal vector fields -- Appendix IV. Variational methods based on adjoint differential systems -- Appendix V. Orthogonal functions which satisfy four boundary conditions
Control code
ocn841510633
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Dover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 652 pages, [13] leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780486640716
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Hydrodynamic and hydromagnetic stability, by S. Chandrasekhar, (electronic book)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Reprint. Originally published: Oxford : Oxford University Press, 1961. (International series of monographs on physics)
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Basic concepts -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The B{u296E}ard problem -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of rotation -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of a magnetic field -- The thermal instability of a layer of fluid heated from below. The effect of rotation and magnetic field -- The onset of thermal instability in fluid spheres and spherical shells -- The stability of Couette flow -- The stability of more general flows between coaxial cylinders -- The stability of Couette flow in hydromagnetics -- The stability of superposed fluids: the Rayleigh-Taylor instability -- The stability of superposed fluids: the Kelvin-Helmholtz instability -- The stability of jets and cylinders -- Gravitational equilibrium and gravitational instability -- A general variational principle -- Appendix I. Integral relations governing steady convection -- Appendix II. The variational formulation of the problem considered in Chapter V -- Appendix III. Toroidal and poloidal vector fields -- Appendix IV. Variational methods based on adjoint differential systems -- Appendix V. Orthogonal functions which satisfy four boundary conditions
Control code
ocn841510633
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
Dover edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xix, 652 pages, [13] leaves of plates)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Printing is restricted to 20% of the total pages of the ebook, per patron. Copying and pasting is restricted to 5% of the total pages of the ebook, per person. However, printing and copy and paste permissions in excess of this may be granted by some publishers
Isbn
9780486640716
Isbn Type
(pbk)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote

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