**Venue:**Online

**Class timings:**Tuesday and Thursday from 6:00 to 7:30 PM

**First meeting:**3rd September 2020

**Course description:**

- Introduction to basic fluid dynamics
- The Navier-Stokes equation: Analysis, Symmetries, Conservation Laws, Energy Budgets, etc
- Introduction to chaos
- Phenomenology of fully developed turbulence: Experiments
- Scaling laws: Connections with the Burgers equation
- The four-fifth law: Connections with the Burgers equation
- Anomalous scaling and dissipative anomaly: Mathematical Treatment
- Bifractal, beta and multifractal models: Implications for observed scaling laws
- Closure Models
- Special topics: 2D turbulence, cascade models, Burgers equation, rotating flows, passive-scalar advection, etc.

**Evaluation: **30% assignments, 30% mid semester and 40% term paper.

- Teacher: Samriddhi Sankar Ray