Time-dependent multi-material flow with large fluid distortion. (English) Zbl 0537.76071

Numerical methods for fluid dynamics, Proc. Conf., Reading/U.K. 1982, 273-285 (1982).
[For the entire collection see Zbl 0498.00008.]
Fluid flow problems in which interfaces between different materials are present are most easily modelled by using a Lagrangian mesh. However, in many 2-D applications distortion of the Lagrangian mesh makes such a method impractical. This paper describes a 2-D, time-dependent, compressible, finite difference Eulerian method which has been developed to simulate such problems.


76T99 Multiphase and multicomponent flows
76M99 Basic methods in fluid mechanics
76R99 Diffusion and convection


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