Chapter 5. Particle Motion in a Turbulent Flow

  1. Prof. Dr. Emmanuil G. Sinaiski1 and
  2. Prof. Dr. Leonid I. Zaichik2

Published Online: 21 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9783527621804.ch5

Statistical Microhydrodynamics

Statistical Microhydrodynamics

How to Cite

Sinaiski, E. G. and Zaichik, L. I. (2008) Particle Motion in a Turbulent Flow, in Statistical Microhydrodynamics, Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527621804.ch5

Author Information

  1. 1

    An der Kotsche 12, 04207 Leipzig, Germany

  2. 2

    Nuclear Safety Institute, Russian Academy of Science, B. Tulskaya 52, 115191 Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 21 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527406562

Online ISBN: 9783527621804



  • turbulent flow;
  • particle motion;
  • turbulent diffusion;
  • Eulerian approaches;
  • Lagrangian approaches


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • The Eulerian and Lagrangian Approaches to the Description of Fluid Flow and Particle Motion

  • Lagrangian Statistical Characteristics of Turbulence

  • Turbulent Diffusion

  • A Semiempirical Model of Turbulent Diffusion

  • Models of Two-phase Disperse Turbulent Flows

  • Deposition of Particles from a Turbulent Flow

  • Interaction of Particles in a Turbulent Flow

  • Chemical Reactions in a Turbulent Flow

    • Concepts of Chemical Kinetics

    • Method of Moments

    • Approximations for Chemical Reaction Rates

  • The PDF Method