Erik Lindborg

PhD, Docent
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E-mail: erikl@mech.kth.se
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Room: 3605 Osquars backe 18

Teaching Activity

Leader for the following list of courses.
For the complete list of courses at mechanics, see Courses .

CourseProg.TitleKTH Info
SG1109 CINEK Mechanics for I SG1109
SG1140 CDEPR Mechanics II SG1140
SG1140 CLGYM-MAFY Mechanics II SG1140
SG1215 CTFYS Strömningsmekanik SG1215


Please note that this list might not be complete. Follow each article link for additional authors.

2019Shallow water wave turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics   (Submitted)
2017A two-dimensional toy model for geophysical turbulence
Physics of Fluids 29  (Published)
2016Mixing efficiency in stratified turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 749 R3 (Published)
2016First report of the MILESTONE experiment: strongly stratified turbulence and mixing efficiency in the Coriolis platform
VIIIth International Symposium on Stratified Flows (ISSF)   (Published)
2015A Helmholtz decomposition of structure functions and spectra calculated from aircraft data
Journal of Fluid Mechancis 762 R4 (Published)
2014Third order structure functions in rotating and stratified turbulence: a comparison between numerical, analytical and observational results
Journal of Fluid Mechancis 755 294-313 (Published)
2014Helicity in the Ekman boundary layer
Journal of Fluid Mechancis 755 654-671 (Published)
2014A numerical study of the unstratified and stratified Ekman layer
Journal of Fluid Mechancis 755 672-704 (Published)
2014Dimensional transition in rotating turbulence
Physical Review E 90 023005 (Published)
2013The route to dissipation in strongly stratified and rotating flows
J. Fluid Mech. 720 66-103 (Published)
2013A new formulation of the spectral energy budget of the atmosphere, with application to two General Circulation Models
Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences   (Accepted)
2011The enstrophy cascade in forced two-dimensional turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 671 168-183 (Published)
2011Possible explanation of the atmospheric kinetic and potential energy spectra
Physical Review Letters 107 268501 (Published)
2011Direct numerical simulations of stratified open-channel flows
J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 318 022009 (Published)
2010Comment on "Reinterpreting aircraft measurements in anisotropic scaling turbulence" by Lovejoy et al. (2009)
Atmos. Chem. Phys. 10 1401-1402 (Published)
2010Charney isotropy and equipartition in quasi-geostrophic turbulence
J. Fluid Mech. 656 448-458 (Published)
2010Testing Batchelor's similarity hypotheses for decaying two-dimensional turbulence
Physics of Fluids 22 091704 (Published)
2010Particle Diffusion in Stably Stratified Flows
Proc. iTi Conference on Turbulence IV, Bertinoro, Italy, 2010   (Accepted)
2009Comment on "Turbulent-Condensate Interactions in Two Dimensions"
Physical Review Letters 102 149401 (Published)
2009Two comments on the Surface Quasigeostrophic Model for the Atmospheric Energy Spectrum
J. Atmos. Sci. 66 1069-1072 (Published)
2009Vertical turbulent diffusion in stably stratified flows
Geophys. Res. Lett. 36 L01605 (Published)
2009Numerical study of vertical dispersion by stratified turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 631 149-163 (Published)
2009Investigation of fluid particle dispersion in stably stratified turbulence
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 6  1160-1165 (Published)
2009Numerical simulations of particle dispersion in stratified flows
Advances in Turbulence XII, Proc. 12th EUROMECH ETC, Sept. 7-10, 2009, Marburg, Germany 12 51-54 (Published)
2008Stratified turbulence: a possible interpretation of some geophysical turbulence measurments
J. Atmos. Sci. 65 2416-2424 (Published)
2008Passive scalars in stratified turbulence
Geophys. Res. Lett. 35 L06809 (Published)
2008Vertical dispersion by stratified turbulence
J. Fluid Mech.   (Accepted)
2007Stratified turbulence forced in rotational and divergent modes
J. Fluid Mech. 586 83-108 (Published)
2007Third-order structure function relations for quasi-geostrophic turbulence
J. Fluid Mech. 572 255-269 (Published)
2007Horizontal wavenumber spectra of vertical vorticity and horizontal divergence in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere
J. Atmos. Sci. 64 1017-1025 (Published)
2007A condition on the average Richardson number for weak non-linearity of internal gravity waves
Tellus 59, A 781-784 (Published)
2007Scaling analysis and numerical simulations of strongly stratified turbulent flows
J. Fluid Mech. 585 343-368 (Published)
2006The energy cascade in a strongly stratified fluid
J. Fluid Mech. 550 207--242 (Published)
2005The effect of rotation on the mesoscale energy cascade in the free atmosphere
Geophys. Res. Lett. 32 LO1809 (Published)
2001Horizontal velocity structure functions in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere 1. Observations
J. Geophys. Res. 106 10,223-10,232 (Published)
2001Horizontal velocity structure functions in the upper troposphere and lower stratosphere 2. Theoretical considerations
J. Geophys. Res. 106 10,233-10,241 (Published)
2000Determining the Cascade of Passive Scalar Variance in the Lower Stratosphere
Phys. Lett. 85 5663-5666 (Published)
2000The kinetic energy spectrum of the two-dimensional enstrophy cascade The kinetic energy spectrum of the two-dimensional enstrophy cascade
Phys. Fluids 12 945-947 (Published)
1999Correction to the four-fifths law due to variations of the dissipation.
Phys. Fluids 388 259-288 (Accepted)
1998Can the atmospheric kinetic energy spectrum be explained by two-dimensional turbulence?
J. Fluid Mech.   (Accepted)
1996A note of Kolmogorov´s third order structure function law, the local isotropy hypothesis and the pressure-velocity correlation.
J. Fluid Mech. 326 343-356 (Published)
1995Kinematics of homogeneuos axisymatrics turbulence.
J. Fluid Mech. 302 179-201 (Published)
1994Modelling of rapid pressure-strain in Reynolds stress closures - difficulties associated with rotational mean flows.
Applied scientific research 53 119-137 (Published)
1992EDQNM and DNS - Comparative calculations.
Appl. Sci. Res. 51  (Published)

Internal Reports

Please note that this list might not be complete.

YearTitleDocument Type
1996Studies in classical turbulence theory Doctoral thesis