A form of turbulence associated with defects

P. Coullet, L. Gil, Joceline C Lega

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Abstract

We show by means of numerical simulations of complex Ginzburg-Landau equations that phase instability leads to the spontaneous nucleation of topological defects, which disorganize the system.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)91-103
Number of pages13
JournalPhysica D: Nonlinear Phenomena
Volume37
Issue number1-3
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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Topological Defects
Complex Ginzburg-Landau Equation
Landau-Ginzburg equations
Nucleation
Turbulence
Defects
turbulence
nucleation
Numerical Simulation
defects
Computer simulation
simulation
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  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

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A form of turbulence associated with defects. / Coullet, P.; Gil, L.; Lega, Joceline C.

In: Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena, Vol. 37, No. 1-3, 1989, p. 91-103.

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Coullet, P. ; Gil, L. ; Lega, Joceline C. / A form of turbulence associated with defects. In: Physica D: Nonlinear Phenomena. 1989 ; Vol. 37, No. 1-3. pp. 91-103.
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