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Old   April 24, 2006, 01:48
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If a turbulent velocity field is homogeneous and isotropic does it also mean that it is axisymmetric? Please comment
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Old   April 24, 2006, 06:44
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Since Isotropic may be understand as : whatever the direction one looks he would see the same field and since Homogeneous may mean : whatever the place one looks from he would see the same field, the turbulent velocity fields you describe should be axisymmetric with repect to any given axis.

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