Spectral analysis of point-vortex dynamics : first application to vortex polygons in a circular domain

M.F.M. Speetjens, V.V. Meleshko, G.J.F. Heijst, van

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Abstract

The present study addresses the classical problem of the dynamics and stability of a cluster of N point vortices of equal strength arranged in a polygonal configuration ("N-vortex polygons"). In unbounded domains, such N-vortex polygons are unconditionally stable for N
Original languageEnglish
Article number031402
Number of pages21
JournalFluid Dynamics Research
Volume46
Issue number3
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2014

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