## THERMAL SCIENCE

International Scientific Journal

### LATTICE BOLTZMANN SIMULATION OF TURBULENT NATURAL CONVECTION IN TALL ENCLOSURES

**ABSTRACT**

In this paper Lattice Boltzmann simulation of turbulent natural convection with large-eddy simulations (LES) in tall enclosures which is filled by air with Pr=0.71 has been studied. Calculations were performed for high Rayleigh numbers (Ra=107-109) and aspect ratios change between 0.5 to 2 (0.5 Keywords: lattice Boltzmann method, large eddy simulation, aspect ratio, natural convection

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PAPER SUBMITTED: 2012-01-05

PAPER REVISED: 2012-01-28

PAPER ACCEPTED: 2013-06-05

PUBLISHED ONLINE: 2013-06-16

**THERMAL SCIENCE** YEAR

**2015**, VOLUME

**19**, ISSUE

**1**, PAGES [155 - 166]

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