J. Phys. II France
Volume 5, Numéro 7, July 1995
Page(s) 895 - 899
DOI: 10.1051/jp2:1995107
J. Phys. II France 5 (1995) 895-899

Fully Developed Turbulence: A Unifying Point of View

B. Castaing1 and B. Dubrulle2

1  Centre de Recherches sur les Très Basses Températures Laboratoire associé à l'Université Joseph Fourier, CNRS, BP 166, 38042 Grenoble Cedex 9, France
2  CEA/DSM/Dapnia/SAp CNRS, UPR 182, CE Saclay, 91191 Gif-sur-Yvette Cedex, France and OMP CNRS URA 285, 14 avenue Belin, 31400 Toulouse, France

(Received 9 February 1995, accepted 5 April 1995)

Various approaches have been proposed for understanding velocity statistics in fully developed turbulence. Two recent papers focused on the distribution of dissipation. This note shows the connection between these ideas and previous work and their complementary character.

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