Defect-mediated turbulence

P. Coullet, L. Gil, J. Lega

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We describe a turbulent state characterized by the presence of topological defects. This topological turbulence is likely to be experimentally observed in nonequilibrium systems.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1619-1622
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical review letters
Issue number14
StatePublished - 1989
Externally publishedYes

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  • Physics and Astronomy(all)


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