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Turbulent Flows Structures Crossing Conical Diffusers: Angle Effect Analysis using PIV Technique and POD for Post-Processing
Author(s): E. Berrich Betouche, Fethi Aloui, Jack Legrand
Keywords: Conical diffusers; Opening diffuser angle; Flow dynamics; Turbulence; Coherent structures; PIV technique; G 2 criterion; Proper Orthogonal Decomposition POD.
Transition from steady to oscillatory flow natural convection of low-Pr fluids in 3D Bridgman configuration for crystal growth
Author(s): A. Atia, B. Ghernaout, S. Bouabdallah
Keywords: 3D natural convection, oscillatory state, molten gallium, numerical study.
Systematic Investigation of Thrust Production during Plunging Motion of the Airfoil
Author(s): Hossein Hamdani, Haleema Zareen
Keywords: Thrust, Reverse Vortex shedding, Airfoil, Vorticity, Plunge, Reduced frequency
A Performance Analysis on Pressure Loss and Airflow Diffusion in a Chamber with Perforated V-Profile Diffuser Designed for Air Handling Units (AHUs)
Author(s): Muhammed Safa KAMER, Ahmet Erdoğan, Ekrem TAÇGÜN, Kerim SÖNMEZ, Ahmet KAYA, İshak Gökhan AKSOY, Suat CANBAZOĞLU
Keywords: Computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Pressure loss, Air handling units (AHUs), Perforated diffuser, Fan
Low Reynolds number effect on energy extraction performance of semi-passive flapping foil
Author(s): Ali Javed, Kamal Djidjeli, Jing Tang Xing
Keywords: Energy Harvesting, Semi-Passive Flow Energy Harvester, Fluid Structure Interaction, Meshfree Methods, Hybrid grid, RBF-FD
Design Optimization of Ceiling Fan Blades with Nonlinear Sweep Profile
Author(s): Ehsan Adeeb, C. H. Sohn, Adnan Maqsood, M. Aqib Afaq
Keywords: Nonlinear sweep, Design of experiments, Blade design, Computational fluid dynamics, Response surface method
Drag Experienced by a Composite Sphere in an Incompressible Micropolar Fluid
Author(s): Vandana Mishra, Bali Gupta
Keywords: Permeable sphere, Micropolar fluid, Drag force, Stream function, Darcy law.
Micro-Vibration Analysis and Optimization of Aerostatic Bearing with Pocketed Orifice-Type Restrictor
Author(s): yifei li, yihui yin, hong yang, xinen liu, jun mo, hailong cui
Keywords: Gas lubrication, Aerostatic bearing, CFD simulation, Micro-vibration, Dynamic stability, Design optimization
Wave motion due to a ring source in two superposed fluids covered by a thin elastic plate
Author(s): Najnin Islam, Rupanwita Gayen, B.N. Mandal
Keywords: Ring source potentials, Two-layer fluid, Thin elastic plate, steady state analysis.
Numerical and Experimental Investigations on Aerodynamic Behavior of the Ahmed Body Model with Different Diffuser Angles
Author(s): Pourya Moghimi, Roohollah Rafee
Keywords: Lift coefficient; Drag coefficient; Diffuser angle; Ahmed body; Flow field
Comparative Flow Field Analysis of Boundary Layer Diverter Intake and Diverterless Supersonic Intake Configuration
Author(s): Irsalan Arif, Shuaib Salamat, Mudassir Ahmed, Dur-e- Nayab, Syed Irtiza Ali Shah
Keywords: Aerodynamics; Boundary Layer Diverter Intake; Diverterless Supersonic Intake; Pressure recovery
Reduced-Order Modeling of Unsteady Hypersonic Aerodynamics in Multi-Dimensional Parametric Space
Author(s): Zhiqiang Chen, Yonghui Zhao, Rui Huang
Keywords: Reduced order model, Proper orthogonal decomposition, Kriging surrogate, Piston theory, Multi-dimensional parametric space
On the determination of the solid-to-liquid transition within the flow of yield stress fluids using Computational Fluid Dynamics
Author(s): Nicolas Schaer, José Vazquez, Matthieu Dufresne, Gilles Isenmann, Jonathan Wertel
Keywords: CFD,Yield stress fluids,Free surface flow,Solid-to-liquid transition,Regularized model
A simple method for the estimation of the axial dispersion coefficient in gas flow
Author(s): Małgorzata Wójcik, Mirosław Szukiewicz, Wiesław Próchniak, Paweł Wiercioch
Keywords: Laplace transform; Numerical inversion of Laplace transform; Non-ideal flow; Maple®
Numerical simulation of mucus clearance inside lung airways
Author(s): Jyoti Kori, Pratibha .
Keywords: Mucus clearance, Cilia movement, Couette Flow, Porosity, Particle shape, Mathematical modeling.
On the optimization of the species separation in an inclined Darcy-Brinkman porous cavity under the effect of an external magnetic field
Author(s): Rtibi Ahmed, Mohammed Hasnaoui, Amahmid Abdelkhalek
Keywords: Darcy-Brinkman porous medium, Soret effect, Magnetic field, Separation of species, Analytical and numerical study
Effect of Viscous Gas on Stability of the Electrified Liquid Sheet
Author(s): Runze DUAN, Ying Liu, Dongji Wang, Ziyue Wang, Liansheng Liu, Yan Zhang
Keywords: Instability; Electrified planar liquid sheet; Velocity profile;Spectral method;Linear analysis
Numerical study on the effect of an annulus injector on the hydrodynamic behavior of a spray
Author(s): rasool esmailnejad, Mohamad T. Shervani-Tabar, moharram jafari, Seyed Esmail Razavi
Keywords: Annulus conical injector, CFD, AVL Fire, spray, homogenous distribution of droplets
Bio-thermal Convection in Water-based Nanofluid Containing Gyrotactic Microorganisms: Effect of Vertical Throughflow
Author(s): Shivani Saini, Y.D. Sharma
Keywords: Nanofluid, Vertical Throughflow, thermophoresis, Brownian motion, bio-thermal convection, gyrotactic microorganism
The Effect of Turbulent Uniform Flow Past A Two-Dimensional Square Cylinder
Author(s): Yi-Chao Li, Cheng-Yang Chung, Fuh-Min Fang
Keywords: Turbulent Approaching Flow, Square Cylinder, Large Eddy Simulation.
Numerical Investigation into the Flow Mechanism of Tip Unsteadiness in a Transonic Compressor
Author(s): Guangyao An, YanHui Wu, Jinhua Lang, Zhiyang Chen, Bo Wang
Keywords: Transonic compressor rotor, Flow unsteadiness, Vortex breakdown, Shock wave oscillation
Experimental Investigation of Spray Characteristics of Prefilming Airblast Atomizers
Author(s): Mehrzad Roudini, Günter Wozniak
Keywords: Spray characterization, Prefilming airblast atomizer, Liquid atomization, Phase Doppler anemometry
Periodic moving track analysis of spiral oil wedge journal bearing under dynamic loading
Author(s): Lili Wang, Qing-liang Zeng, Min Wang, Qing-guang Chen
Keywords:  Spiral oil wedge journal bearing, Dynamic loading, Moving track, Force balance Equation
Effect of fin geometry on Flow-Induced Vibration response of a finned tube in a tube bundle
Author(s): Hassan Arshad, Shahab Khushnood, Luqman Ahmad Nizam, Muhammad Ameer Ahsan, Ozair Ghufran Bhatti
Keywords: Finned tube bundle, Flexible tube, Mass ratio, Fin geometry, parallel triangular.
CFD investigation on the steady interaction between an offset jet and an oblique wall jet
Author(s): Nidhal Hnaien, salwa marzouk, Lioua Kolsi, Abdullah Al-Rashed, Habib Ben Aissia, Jacque Jay
Keywords: combined jets, inclination, maximum velocity, shear layer, steady RANS, turbulent flow
Numerical visualization of blast wave interacting with objects
Author(s): Santanu Dey, Murugan Thangadurai, Dipankar Chatterjee
Keywords: Blast wave, shock tube, computational fluid dynamics, blast wave attenuation, scattered waves
Optimization of an active electrokinetic micromixer based on the number and arrangement of microelectrodes
Author(s): Behnam Keshavarziyan, Mehdi Shamshiri, Mahmoud Charmiyan, Arman Moaveni
Keywords: Mixing process, Electrokinetic excitation, Computation, Optimization
Modeling and simulation of an oxygen-blown bubbling fluidized bed gasifier using the Computational Particle-Fluid Dynamics (CPFD) approach
Author(s): A. Di Nardo, G. Calchetti, Stefano Stendardo
Keywords: Fluidized bed gasifier, CPFD method, Multiphase flows
Large scale fluctuations in an axisymmetric sudden pipe expansion with large aspect ratio
Author(s): Ansgar Ringleb, Wolfgang Schlüter, Oliver Sommer, Günter Wozniak
Keywords: axisymmetric sudden pipe expansion; laser Doppler velocimetry; Sample-and-Hold; incompressible turbulent flow; large scale fluctuations; narrow-band peak spectra
Numerical Investigations on Unsteady Flow Past Two Identical Inline Square Cylinders Oscillating Transversely with Phase Difference
Author(s): Mithun MG, Prashant Kumar, Shaligram Tiwari
Keywords: Transversely oscillating square cylinders, Phase difference, Wake characteristics, Wake interference, Modes of vortex shedding
Numerical simulation of the non-isothermal coextrusion fiber spinning with flow induced crystallization.
Author(s): Blanca García, Alejandro Zacarías, V. Ferrer, R. O. Vargas
Keywords: Polymer processing, PTT model, FIC
Sessile drop on oscillating incline
Author(s): Ludovic DE MAIO, Francois Dunlop
Keywords: Droplet, Pinning, Two-phase flow, Driven oscillator, Finite elements, Computational study
2-D CFD Computations of the Two-Bladed Darrieus-Type Wind Turbine
Author(s): Krzysztof Rogowski, Martin Hansen, Piotr Lichota
Keywords: Wind turbine, Aerodynamic blade loads, Aerodynamic wake, Streak line
Nozzle displacement effects on two-phase ejector performance: an experimental study
Author(s): khaled ameur, zine aidoun
Keywords: experiments, two-phase, ejector, R134a, NXP
Self-Similar Motion of Strong Converging Cylindrical and Spherical Shock Waves in Non-ideal Stellar Medium
Author(s): Narsimhulu Dunna, ADDEPALLI RAMU, Dipak K Satpathi
Keywords: Shock waves; Radiation hydrodynamics; Finite difference methods; Rankine-Hugoint jump relations; Mie-Gruneisen EOS; Numerical solution
Computational and Experimental Study on the Water-Jet Pump Performance
Author(s): Ahmed Sheha, Mostafa Nasr, M. A. Hosien, Essam Wahba
Keywords: Jet pump, CFD, Pump efficiency, Geometrical parameters, Operational parameters
Study of Heat and Mass Transport in Benard-Darcy convection with g-Jitter and Variable Viscosity Liquids in a porous layer with internal heat source
Author(s): Alok Srivastava, B. S. Bhadauria, A. K. Singh
Keywords: Ginzburg-Landau equation, Gravity modulation, Porous media, Temperature dependent viscosity, Double-diffusive convection, Weakly non-linear stability
Influence of Stroke on Performance Characteristics of Synthetic Jet Fan
Author(s): Koichi Nishibe, Yohei Nomura, Kazuki Noda, Hiroshi Ohue, Kotaro Sato
Keywords: Synthetic jets, jet pump, fan performance curve, pressure recovery
CFD-Based Optimization of Micro Vortex Diodes
Author(s): Kamran Fouladi, Justin Czupryna
Keywords: Micro vortex diode; diodicity; pressure drop; Simulation; CFD; optimization; Design of Experiment; Response Surface Method
Multi-objective optimization of two-stage centrifugal Pump using NSGA-II algorithm
Author(s): Mohamed Benturki, DIZENE Rabah, Adel Ghenaiet
Keywords: Multi-objective optimization, Two-stage centrifugal pump, Unsteady, CFD, NSGA-II, NPSHi.
Development of the couple stress relationships for the power law fluid and solution of flow in ceramic tape casting process
Author(s): Fatemeh Karami, A. Ahmadi Nadooshan, Yaghoub Tadi
Keywords: Couple stress tensor; Characteristic material length; non-Newtoinian fluid; Tape thickness
Experimental Study on the Effect of Water-in-oil Emulsions to Wall Shear Stress in the Pipeline Flow
Author(s): Sharul Sham Dol, Siew Fan Wong, Siaw Khur Wee, Jit Sen Lim
Keywords: water-in-oil, emulsions, wall shear stress, friction, emulsification, pipeline flow
Effects of Gas Cross-over Through the Membrane on Water Management in the Cathode and Anode Sides of PEM Fuel Cell
Author(s): kazem mohammadzadeh, Dr. hassan Khaleghi
Keywords: Numerical investigation; PEMFC; Water Management at the anode; Gas cross-over through the membrane
Preliminary Experimental investigation on a low profile Magneto-Hydrodynamic propulsive blanket, considering plasma generation
Author(s): M. A. Feizi Chekab, P. Ghadimi, Mohamad Sheikholeslami, Aliakbar Ghadimi
Keywords: MHD propulsive blanket, electrolysis, plasma, experimental investigation
Dam-break computations by a dynamical adaptive finite volume method
Author(s): Yahya Lakhlifi, salah daoudi, Farid boushaba
Keywords: Dam break, Finite volumes, Unstructured meshes, Mesh adaptation, Roe’s solver, Dry bed.
Hydrodynamics analysis on the high-speed surface vehicle with super-cavitating hydrofoils
Author(s): Shiwei Zhao, M. Xiang, Houcun Zhou, Weihua Zhang
Keywords: Numerical simulation, Hydrofoil, Supercavitation, Hydrodynamics
Experimental and CFD study of internal flow inside a sessile microdroplet undergoing lateral vibration
Author(s): Tao Zhu, Zhenmin Zhao, Liping Lv, Wen Chen, Lichun Dong
Keywords: Internal flow; Sessile drop; Lateral vibration; Microdrops
A novel method (T-junction with a tilted slat) for controlling breakup volume ratio of droplets in micro and nanofluidic T-junctions
Author(s): Alireza Kiani Moqadam, Ahmad Bedram, Mohammad Hossein Hamedi
Keywords: Unequal droplets, T-junction, tilted slat, Numerical simulation, VOF, Nano, 3D,
Statistical analysis of wedge effect on the seakeeping of a planing hull in irregular waves at the onset of the planing region
Author(s): P. Ghadimi, Sayyed Mahdi Sajedi, Pouria Taghikhani
Keywords: Planing hull; Experimental seakeeping tests; Vertical accelerations; Statistical analysis; irregular head sea; wedge
Experimental investigation of flow control over an Ahmed body using DBD plasma actuator
Author(s): Shahab Shadmani, Seyed Mojtaba Mousavi Nainiyan, Masoud Mirzaei, Ramin Ghasemiasl, Sohrab Gholamhosein Pouryoussefi
Keywords: Automotive; Aerodynamics; Wind tunnel; Drag reduction.
An experimental study of the flow field and air distribution strategy on a flat plate with air injection
Author(s): hao wu
Keywords: flat plate; air flow rate; distribution strategy; shape of air layer; drag reduction rate; local friction
Optimization of convective heat transfer from two heating generators into horizontal enclosure including a discrete obstacle: A Lattice Boltzmann comprehensive investigation
Author(s): Taoufik Naffouti, Lamia Thamri, Awatef Naffouti, Jamil Zinoubi
Keywords: Lattice Boltzmann method, convective heat transfer, horizontal enclosure, discrete obstacle, optimization of heat transfer.
Performance Enhancement of Centrifugal Compressor with Addition of Splitter Blade Close to Pressure Surface
Author(s): Adil Malik, Qun Zheng, Syed Asad Ali Zaidi, Hamza Fawzy
Keywords: Numerical simulation, multi splitter blades, DDA 404-III Impeller, Centrifugal Compressor
Accuracy of dynamic stall response for wind turbine airfoils based on semi-empirical and numerical methods
Author(s): Sepehr Rasekh, mohammad hosseini doust, saeed karimian aliabadi
Keywords: Dynamic stall, Wind turbine airfoils, Semi-Empirical models, Numerical method
Experimental and Numerical Study of a Submarine and Propeller Behaviors in Submergence and Surface Conditions
Author(s): abbas vali, bahador saranjam, R. Kamali
Keywords: Two phase flows, Hull/propeller interactions, CFD, Sliding mesh, Volume of fluid (VOF) method
A study on the effect of peristalsis and cilia of MHD Micropolar fluid flow through an inclined porous channel
Author(s): .krishna Dr.S.V.H.N. Krishna Kumari.P, saroj D, . Dr.YVK RAVI KUMAR
Keywords: Micro polar fluid, peristalsis, cilia, magnetic field, porous medium
Evaluation of partially averaged Navier-Stokes method in simulating flow past a sphere
Author(s): Sagar Saroha, Sawan S. Sinha, SUNIL LAKSHMIPATHY
Keywords: Partially averaged Navier-Stokes, Turbulence modelling, Flow past a sphere
The Application of Electric Field to Developing Falling Films Using Wire-Plate Electrode Configuration- An Experimental Study
Author(s): Roya Rouhollahi, Sima Baheri Islami, Reza Gharraei, Mohammad Reza Heirani Nobari
Keywords: EHD, Falling film, Dielectric, Image processing, Wire-plate electrode
Author(s): HAZIQ ABU BAKAR, mohamad aizat abas, Nhafizah mokhtar, norizham razak, muhammad najib
Keywords: Mechanical heart valve, Particle Image Velocimetry, Fluid-Structure Interaction, Dynamic Mesh
An analytical study on high speed supercavitating projectiles
Author(s): Hassan Forouzani, bahador saranjam, R. Kamali
Keywords: Supercavitation; Supercavitating projectile; Cavity dynamics; Planing force.
Experimental and Theoretical Study on Spray Angles of Bi-Swirl Coaxial Injectors
Author(s): Wonjae Yoon, K. Ahn
Keywords: Bi-swirl coaxial injector, Spray angle, Recess length, Swirl direction, Mixture ratio
Determination of pressure drop characteristics of fly ash suspension with additive for hydraulic transportation
Keywords: Fly ash; Rheology; Relative viscosity; Pressure drop; Energy consumption
Improvement of compressible vorticity confinement method by combining it with vortex feature detection methods
Author(s): mostafa mohseni, Majid Malek Jafarian
Keywords: threshold function, confinement parameter, vortex, dispersion
One-dimensional mathematical model for solar drying of beds of sludge
Author(s): Antonio Marcos de Oliveira Siqueira, Niclas Krink, Feliciano Pires de Souza Pereira, Fábio Gonçalves Villela, Gabriel Siqueira Silva, Ana Flávia Fagundes Moura
Keywords: Heat and mass transfer, Dryer performance, Mathematical model, Simulation, Porous material.
Comparative Study of Reversal Flow during the Evaporation or Condensation of Water and Ethanol Film in a Vertical Channel
Author(s): SELLAMI Karima, Nabila LABSI, Feddaoui M’barek, OUBELLA M'hand, Youb Khaled Benkahla, NAJIM Monssif
Keywords: evaporation, condensation, cooling mode, heating mode, vertical channel, buoyancy forces, reversal flow, elliptical flow model.
Two semi-analytical methods applied to hydrodynamic stability of Dean Flow
Author(s): H. Nowruzi, S. S. Nourazar, H. Ghassemi
Keywords: Hydrodynamic stability, Dean flow, Differential transform method, Homotopy perturbation method
Simulation of a Standard Store Separation from a Generic Wing
Author(s): Muhammad Sheharyar, Emad Uddin, Zaib Ali, Q. Zaheer, Aamir Mubashar
Keywords: Store Separation; Six Degree of Freedom; Trajectory Simulation; Coupling of Flow Solver; Ejection Forces; CFD Analysis; Leading Edge Flap
Lubricant rheological behavior effect analysis on the performance of finite porous self-lubricating journal bearings
Author(s): Maamar Malki, Salah LARBI, Sid Ali Boubendir, Rachid Bennacer
Keywords: Hydrodynamic lubrication; Porous journal bearing; Non-Newtonian fluid; Power law
Exact Solution of Unsteady Tank Drainage for Ellis Fluid
Author(s): Kamran Nazir Memon, A M Siddiqui, Syed Feroz Shah
Keywords: Tank drainage, Ellis fluid, Exact solution
Effect of Grid Topology on Numerical Simulations of Flow Fields around Wind Turbine Nacelle Anemometer
Author(s): madjid tata, A. Smaili, C. Masson
Keywords: Wind Turbine, Nacelle Anemometry, Turbulent Flow, Numerical Simulation, Navier-Stokes Equations.
Computational Analysis of Integrated Engine Exhaust Nozzle on a Supersonic Fighter Aircraft
Author(s): Irsalan Arif, J. Masud, Syed Irtiza Ali Shah
Keywords: Aerodynamics, Internal Flows, Nozzle; Plume, Nozzle Pressure Ratio
Design of a Mini Double-Discharge Centrifugal Pump under multiphase flow by CFD and Experimental Verification
Author(s): zekeriya parlak, Muaz Kemerli, Tahsin Engin, Yusuf Koç
Keywords: Pump design, Centrifugal pump, Double-outlet pump, CFD, Multiphase flow
Scale-Adaptive Simulation of flow around a circular cylinder near a plane boundary
Author(s): Mauro Grioni, Sergio Amado Elaskar, Anibal Edmundo Mirasso
Keywords: SAS turbulence model, Circular cylinder, Vortex shedding, Boundary Layers
The Effect of Pulsating Throughflow on the Onset of Electro-Thermo-Convection in a Horizontal Porous Medium Saturated by a Dielectric Nanofluid
Author(s): D. Yadav
Keywords: Nanofluids; Pulsating throughflow; Linear stability theory; Electro-convection; Galarkin method
The Effects of Target Plate Roughness on the Parameters of Circular Hydraulic Jumps: An Experimental Investigation
Author(s): ehsan soukhtanlou, Ali Reza Teymourtash, Mohammad Reza Mahpeykar
Keywords: Circular hydraulic jump, Surface roughness, Bush and Aristoff model, Taguchi method.
Effect of Stenosis Severity on Wall Shear Stress Based Hemodynamic Descriptors Using Multiphase Mixture Theory
Author(s): Abdulrajak Buradi, Arun Mahalingam
Keywords: Multiphase mixture model; Computational fluid dynamics; Stenosis; Wall shear stress: Coronary artery; Oscillatory shear index.
Energy extraction performance improvement of a flapping foil by the use of combined foil
Author(s): Ali BOUDIS, Ahmed Benzaoui, Hamid Oualli, ouahiba guerri, Annie-Claude BAYEUL-LAINÉ, Olivier Coutier-Delgosha
Keywords: Flapping foil, Energy extraction, Power coefficient, Combined foil, CFD