Rayleigh-Benard Convection Simulation

Rapaport 2015 image
Image: Dennis Rapaport, Bar-Ilan University

A lattice of convection cells forms spontaneously during a molecular dynamics simulation of convection in a thin fluid layer, using 10 million particles over 18 million timesteps.

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