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Continuously stratified exchange flow through a contraction in a channel

Hogg, Andrew; Killworth, P

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Existing solutions for exchange flow through straits rely upon the decomposition of the flow into a finite number of layers which have constant density. In this paper we provide a solution to inviscid steady exchange flow between continuously stratified reservoirs, where it is assumed that the flow in each direction is independently self-similar. The solution requires knowledge only of the two reservoir stratifications and an imposed net barotropic throughflow. The solution includes regions of...[Show more]

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Date published: 2004
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/34629
Source: Journal of Fluid Mechanics
DOI: 10.1017/S0022112003007171

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