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Advances in Mechanical Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 921524, 8 pages
The Polymer Effect on Nonlinear Processes in Decaying Homogeneous Isotropic Turbulence
1School of Energy Science and Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150001, China
2School of Civil Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
3School of Municipal and Environmental Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin 150090, China
Received 9 October 2012; Revised 16 January 2013; Accepted 16 January 2013
Academic Editor: Tomoaki Kunugi
Copyright © 2013 Wei-Hua Cai et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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