Analytical and Numerical Methods for Wave Propagation in by Krzysztof Murawski

By Krzysztof Murawski

This publication surveys analytical and numerical innovations applicable to the outline of fluid movement with an emphasis at the most generally used recommendations displaying the easiest performance.Analytical and numerical strategies to hyperbolic structures of wave equations are the first concentration of the ebook. additionally, many attention-grabbing wave phenomena in fluids are thought of utilizing examples reminiscent of acoustic waves, the emission of air pollution, magnetohydrodynamic waves within the sun corona, sunlight wind interplay with the planet venus, and ion-acoustic solitons.

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92) and dropping S for simplicity, we obtain = -(evz),z, = -Qvx,t = -Qvz,t ~ (Qo + Q)vzVz,z B0vx>z = -(wzflx),,, (4-8) BZ = 0. 7) Note that all linear terms appear in the left-hand sides of these equations, while the right-hand sides contain the nonlinear terms. 9) it is worth to carry out the following thought experiment. We start with the system in static equilibrium and at t = 0 we generate a perturbation in the normal flow, vx. The linear interaction between vx and Bx, Eqs. 8), gives rise to nonzero Bx and to the propagation of these two quantities away from the perturbation site, Inviscid Burgers equations for fast MHD waves 47 giving rise to variations of vx and Bx with z.

These waves are called: fast, slow and Alfven waves. Each wave has different restoring forces with which they are associated. The magnetic tension of the field line drives Alfven waves which propagate essentially along the field direction, much like waves on a string. The magnetic pressure and the gas pressure are the restoring forces for fast and slow magnetosonic waves. MHD waves are of a sophisticated nature making the sound wave look rather dull. The study of the MHD waves is a vast and fascinating subject; Waves in homogeneous fluids 27 we will only briefly outline it here.

2 Magnetosonic waves The other solution of Eq. 15) is wi - c)k2u2 + c2sV%k2zk2 = 0. 17) This equation possesses two roots. yi = £ \fa fo- ) • (3 i8) - The solution corresponding to the phase speed c+ is called the fast wave, while c_ is associated with the slow wave. These waves are driven both by the pressure gradient and the Lorentz force. The slow wave is strongly anisotropic as it propagates essentially along magnetic field lines. The magnetosonic waves are not dispersive in homogeneous plasma but they may be so in inhomogeneous medium such as solar coronal loops (Roberts 1991a,b, Zhelyazkov et ol.

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