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dc.contributor.authorTran, Chuong Van
dc.contributor.authorYu, Xinwei
dc.identifier.citationTran , C V & Yu , X 2016 , ' Pressure moderation and effective pressure in Navier-Stokes flows ' , Nonlinearity , vol. 29 , no. 10 , pp. 2990-3005 .
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dc.description.abstractWe study the Cauchy problem of the Navier–Stokes equations by both semi-analytic and classical energy methods. The former approach provides a physical picture of how viscous effects may or may not be able to suppress singularity development. In the latter approach, we examine the pressure term that drives the dynamics of the velocity norms ||u||Lq , for q ≥ 3. A key idea behind this investigation is due to the fact that the pressure p in this term is determined upto a function of both space and |u|, say Ƥ(x, |u|), which may assume relatively broad forms. This allows us to use Ƥ as a pressure moderator in the evolution equation for ||u||Lq , whereby optimal regularity criteria can be sought by varying Ƥ within its admissible classes. New regularity criteria are derived with and without making use of the moderator. The results obtained in the absence of the moderator feature some improvement over existing criteria in the literature. Several criteria are derived in terms of the moderated (effective) pressure p+Ƥ. A simple moderation scheme and the plausibility of the present approach to the problem of Navier–Stokes regularity are discussed.
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dc.subjectNavier-Stokes equationsen
dc.subjectPressure moderationen
dc.subjectEffective pressureen
dc.subjectGlobal regularityen
dc.subjectQA Mathematicsen
dc.subjectQC Physicsen
dc.titlePressure moderation and effective pressure in Navier-Stokes flowsen
dc.typeJournal articleen
dc.contributor.institutionUniversity of St Andrews. Applied Mathematicsen
dc.description.statusPeer revieweden

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