Instability and Transition of Fluid Flows

Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur

Course topics:

  • Introduction to Instability and Transition
  • Computing Transitional and Turbulent Flows
  • Instability and Transition in Flows
  • Bypass Transition: Theory, Computations, and Experiments
  • Spatio-Temporal Wave Front and Transition
  • Nonlinear Effects: Multiple Hopf Bifurcations and Proper Orthogonal Decomposition
  • Stability and Transition of Mixed Convection Flows
  • Instabilities of Three-Dimensional Flows
  • Analysis and Design of Natural Laminar Flow Airfoils
Course Lectures