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Old   August 10, 2006, 19:46
Default Hi All, In the calcEk funct
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Hi All,

In the calcEk function used in DNSFoam, the Ek is calculated as follows:

graph calcEk
const volVectorField& U,
const Kmesh& K
return kShellIntegration

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:
ReComplexField(autocorrelation_of_U.internalField( )),

Is that right?

Is there something I am missing?

Something that makes both ways of calculating this spectrum equivalent, that I am missing?

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