5. Multidimensional Hyperbolic Systems

  1. Vincent Guinot

Published Online: 22 JAN 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470611265.ch5

Wave Propagation in Fluids: Models and Numerical Techniques

Wave Propagation in Fluids: Models and Numerical Techniques

How to Cite

Guinot, V. (2010) Multidimensional Hyperbolic Systems, in Wave Propagation in Fluids: Models and Numerical Techniques, ISTE, London, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470611265.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 JAN 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781848210363

Online ISBN: 9780470611265

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Keywords:

  • hyperbolic conservation;
  • distinct eigenvalues;
  • mass balance;
  • segment length;
  • bicharacteristic approach

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions

  • Derivation from conservation principles

  • Solution properties

  • Application to two-dimensional free-surface flow

  • Summary