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Hi All,
In the calcEk functHi All,
In the calcEk function used in DNSFoam, the Ek is calculated as follows: graph calcEk ( const volVectorField& U, const Kmesh& K ) { return kShellIntegration ( fft::forwardTransform ( ReComplexField(U.internalField()), K.nn() ), K ); } In text books, however, I always see something involving spectrum Phi{ij}, which is the Fourier transform of the correlation function R. So we should have R (autocorrelation of u) instead of U inside fft::forwardTransform, something like this: fft::forwardTransform ( ReComplexField(autocorrelation_of_U.internalField( )), K.nn() ), K Is that right? Is there something I am missing? Something that makes both ways of calculating this spectrum equivalent, that I am missing? Best regards, luiz |

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