Mathematical tools for the study of the incompressible NavierStokes equations and related models
 Author/Creator
 Boyer, Franck.
 Language
 English.
 Imprint
 New York : Springer, c2013.
 Physical description
 xiii, 525 p. ; 25 cm.
 Series
 Applied mathematical sciences (SpringerVerlag New York Inc.) ; v. 183.
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Contributors
 Contributor
 Fabrie, Pierre.
Contents/Summary
 Bibliography
 Includes bibliographical references and index.
 Contents

 The equations of fluid mechanics. Continuous description of a fluid; The continuous medium assumption : density; Lagrangian and Eulerian coordinates ; The transport theorem ; Evolution equations; Balance equations; Cauchy's stress theorem; Evolution equations revisited ; Fundamental laws : Newtonian fluids and thermodynamics laws; Fluids at rest; Newton's hypothesis; Consequences of the second law of thermodynamics; Equation for the specific internal energy; Formulation in entropy and temperature ; Summary of the equations ; Incompressible models; The incompressibility assumption; Overview of the incompressible models ; Some exact steady solutions; Poiseuille flow in a pipe; Planar shear flow; Couette flow between two cylinders
 Analysis tools. Main notation ; Fundamental results from functional analysis; Banach spaces; Weak and weak* convergences; Lebesgue spaces; Partitions of unity; A short introduction to distribution theory; Lipschitz continuous functions ; Basic compactness results; Compact sets in function spaces; Compact maps; The Schauder fixedpoint theorem ; Functions of one real variable; Differentiation and antiderivatives; Differential inequalities and Gronwall's lemma ; Spaces of Banachvalued functions; Definitions and main properties; Regularity in time; Compactness theorems; Banachvalued Fourier transform ; Some results in spectral analysis of unbounded operators; Definitions; Elementary results of spectral theory; Applications to the semigroup theory
 Sobolev spaces. Domains; General definitions; Lipschitz domains ; Sobolev spaces on Lipschitz domains; Definitions; Mollifying operators and Friedrichs commutator estimates; Change of variables; Extension operator; Trace and trace lifting operators; Duality theory for Sobolev spaces; Translation estimates; Sobolev embeddings; Poincaré and Hardy inequalities; Domains of firstorder differential operators ; Calculus near the boundary of domains; Local charts description of the boundary; Distance to the boundary : projection on the boundary; Regularised distance; Parametrisation of a neighborhood of ...; Tangential Sobolev spaces; Differential operators in tangential/normal coordinates ; The Laplace problem; Dirichlet boundary conditions; Neumann boundary conditions
 Steady Stokes equations. Nečas inequality; Proof of the inequality; Related Poincaré inequalities ; Characterisation of gradient fields : De Rham's theorem ; The divergence operator and related spaces; Rightinverse for the divergence; The space H div ...; Divergencefree vector fields : Leray decomposition ; The curl operator and related spaces; Poincaré's theorems; The space H curl ...; Kernel and image of the curl operator; The div/curl problem ; The Stokes problem; Wellposedness of the Stokes problem; Stokes operator; The unsteady Stokes problem; Penalty approximation of the Stokes problem ; Regularity of the Stokes problem; First degree of regularity; Higherorder regularity; Lq theory of the Stokes problem; Regularity for the div/curl problem ; The Stokes problem with stress boundary conditions; The StokesNeumann problem; Regularity properties; Stress boundary conditions ; The interface Stokes problem; Existence and uniqueness; Regularity of the solution ; The Stokes problem with vorticity boundary conditions; Preliminaries; A vector Laplace problem; The Stokes problem
 NavierStokes equations for homogeneous fluids. Leray's theorem; Properties of the inertia term; Weak formulations of the NavierStokes equations; Existence and uniqueness of weak solutions; Kinetic energy evolution; Existence and regularity of the pressure ; Strong solutions; New estimates; The twodimensional case; The threedimensional case; Parabolic regularity properties; Regularisation over time ; The steady NavierStokes equations; The case of homogeneous boundary conditions; The case of nonhomogeneous boundary conditions; Uniqueness for small data; Asymptotic stability of steady solutions
 Nonhomogeneous fluids. Weak solutions of the transport equation; Setting of the problem; Trace theorem : renormalisation property; The initial and boundaryvalue problem; Stability theorem ; The nonhomogeneous incompressible NavierStokes equations; Main result; Approximate problem; Estimates for the approximate solution; End of the proof of the existence theorem; The case without vacuum
 Boundary conditions modelling. Outflow boundary conditions; Setting up the model; Existence and uniqueness ; Dirichlet boundary conditions through a penalty method; A simple example of a boundary layer; Statement of the main result; Formal asymptotic expansion; Wellposedness of profile equations; Convergence of the asymptotic expansion
 A, Classic differential Operators. Tin scalar and vector cases; Definitions; Useful formulas ; Extension to secondorder tensors
 B, Thermodynamics supplement. Heat capacity ; The first law of thermodynamics : internal energy ; The second law of thermodynamics; Entropy; Internal energy calculation ; Specific variables
 References
 Index.
Subjects
Bibliographic information
 Publication date
 2013
 Responsibility
 Franck Boyer, Pierre Fabrie.
 Series
 Applied mathematical sciences, 00665452 ; v. 183
 ISBN
 9781461459743
 1461459745
 9781461459750
 1461459753