Symmetry, Integrability and Geometry: Methods and Applications (SIGMA)


SIGMA 2 (2006), 032, 6 pages      nlin.SI/0603009      http://dx.doi.org/10.3842/SIGMA.2006.032

Localized Induction Equation for Stretched Vortex Filament

Kimiaki Konno a and Hiroshi Kakuhata b
a) Department of Physics, College of Science and Technology, Nihon University, Tokyo 101-8308, Japan
b) Toyama University, Toyama 930-8555, Japan

Received October 05, 2005, in final form February 16, 2006; Published online March 02, 2006

Abstract
We study numerically the motion of the stretched vortex filaments by using the localized induction equation with the stretch and that without the stretch.

Key words: localized induction equation; stretch; vortex filament.

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