This study is based on a series of nine direct numerical simulations of homogeneous turbulence, in which the rotation ratio f/S of Coriolis parameter to shear rate is varied. The presence of rotation stabilizes the flow, except for a narrow range of rotation ratios 0<f/S
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Frank G. Jacobitz, Kai Schneider, Wouter J.T. Bos, and Marie Farge, “On the Structure and Dynamics of Sheared and Rotating Turbulence: Anisotropy Properties and Geometrical Scale-Dependent Statistics,” Physics of Fluids, Volume 22, Paper 085101, 1-13, 2010.
Jacobitz, Frank G.; Schneider, Kai; Bos, Wouter J.T.; and Farge, Marie, "On the Structure and Dynamics of Sheared and Rotating Turbulence: Anisotropy Properties and Geometrical Scale-Dependent Statistics" (2010). Engineering Faculty Publications. 1.