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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.
Experimental and Numerical Analysis of Opaque Turbulent Buoyant Jet
Author(s): A. B. Osman, M. Ovinis, Fakhruldin Hashim, I. Faye
Keywords: Deepwater Horizon, optical technique, cross-correlation, k-epsilon model
Effect of Heat and Mass Transfer on Natural Convective Flow of Micropolar Fluid in Vertical Concentric Cylinders
Author(s): Arun Kumar Singh, A. K. Singh
Keywords: Micropolar fluid, Natural convection, Temperature, Concentric vertical cylinder
Effect of Knudsen number, lid velocity and velocity ratio on flow features of single and double lid driven cavities
Author(s): Swarnava Mukherjee, Vahid Shahabi, Gowtham Raj, Kashyap Sundara Rajan, Ratna Kishore Velamati
Keywords: Rarefied Gas Dynamics; DSMC; OpenFOAM; MEMS/NEMS
CFD Analysis of Aerodynamic Drag Effects on Vacuum Tube Trains
Author(s): S. A. Gillani, V. P. Panikulam, S. Sadasivan, Z. Yaoping
Keywords: CFD; Aerodynamic drag; Vacuum train; Shock wave; Navier stokes equations.
Gas flow and heat transfer in an enclosure induced by a sinusoidal temperature
Author(s): Jamal BALITI, Mohamed HSSIKOU, Mohammed ALAOUI
Keywords: DSMC, NSF, Heat transfer, Sinusoidal temperature.
Numerical characterization of a liquid metal magnetohydrodynamic alternate generator in the laminar-regime under inductionless approximation
Author(s): Jose Amilcar Rizzo Sierra, Cesar Isaza, Jonny Paul Zavala de Paz, Ely Karina Anaya Rivera
Keywords: Magnetohydrodynamics, Oscillatory liquid metal flow, Laminar fully developed regime, Inductionless approximation, Navier-Stokes equation, Spectral collocation method, Alternative power generation
Turbulence Model Selection for Heavy Gases Dispersion Modeling in Topographically Complex Area
Author(s): Farzad Mirzaei, Farshad Mirzaei, Eslam kashi
Keywords: Turbulence Modeling; computational fluid dynamics; EARSM; RNG k-ε model; Atmospheric Dispersion
Experimental investigation of flow and coherent properties of excited non-circular liquid jets
Author(s): Morsal Babayan, Pejman Tabatabaee-Hosseini, Negar E. Kandjani, Seyed Amir Tafrishi, M. Jafari, E. Esmaeilzadeh
Keywords: Non-circular Free jet, Liquid-gas instability, Axis-switching, Breakup length, Penetration length.
Effect of Timing and Pattern of Fuel Injection on Performance and Emissions of a Diesel Engine in the Low-Temperature Combustion Mode – An Experimental Investigation
Author(s): K Mathivanan, J.M Mallikarjuna, A Ramesh
Keywords: LTC, Single injection, Multiple injections, Diesel engine, Combustion, Emissions, EGR, Boost pressure
Design and Numerical Simulation of Micro Gas Turbine Combustor
Author(s): zhang ping, Y. Liu, J. Li, Y. Yan
Keywords: Single-tube combustor; numerical simulation; turbulent combustion; combustion mechanism.
In-cylinder aero-thermal simulation of Compression Ignition Engine: using a layering meshing approach
Author(s): olfa moussa, Ahmed Ketata, Driss Zied, pedro coelho
Keywords: Compression Ignition Engine, aero-thermal flow, dynamic mesh, CFD simulation, meshing effect.
Comparison of Interface Description Methods Available in Commercial CFD Software
Author(s): Andres Barrall, Roberta Minussi, Marcus Alves
Keywords: Volume of Fluid, Numerical Diffusion, Interfacial Smearing
Effect of Different SAC Based Nanoparticles Types on the Reflow Soldering Process of Miniaturized Component using Discrete Phase Model Simulation
Author(s): muhamed abdul fatah muhamed mukhtar, A. Abas, Siti Haslinda Mohamad Said, Fakhrozi Che Ani, Dr Azman Jalar, Abdullah Aziz Saad, M.Z. Abdullah, Roslina Ismail
Keywords: Nanoparticle, SAC305, numerical simulation, discrete phase model, Nanocomposite solder paste
Increase in tuning ability of a car shock absorber valve using CFD
Author(s): Daniel Buczkowski, Grzegorz Nowak
Keywords: shock absorber, CFD analysis, damping forces, oil flow, damper valve, flow restriction
Theoretical, Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Secondary Injection with a Novel Pyrogenic Pulser
Author(s): R. Taherinezhad, G. Zarepour
Keywords: Pyrogenic Pulsers, Secondary Injection, Solid Rocket Motors
A new relaxation time model for lattice Boltzmann simulation of nano Couette flows in wide range of flow regimes
Author(s): Sadegh Ghatreh Samani, A. H. Meghdadi Isfahani
Keywords: Lattice Boltzmann method; micro and nano- Couette; transitional regime; Knudsen number; relaxation; rarefaction
Author(s): Hüseyin Pehlivan, Z. Parlak
Keywords: Centrifugal pump; Thrust load; Axial load; Balancing hole; Wear ring; CFD
Computational Fluid Dynamics Simulation on Particulate Distribution in Gyro Casting for the Manufacture of Al/SiC Particulate Metal Matrix Composite
Author(s): Abdul Samad P A, Shalij P R, Ramesh A, Mubarak A K
Keywords: Gyro casting, Stir casting, Computational fluid dynamics, Mixing power, Grid independence study, Mixing index
An Experimental Investigation of a Passively Flapping Foil in Energy Harvesting Mode
Author(s): Muhammad Nafees Mumtaz Qadri, Aamer Shahzad, Fuwang Zhao, Hui Tang
Keywords: Fluid-Structure Interaction, Bio-inspired Energy Harvesting, Leading Edge Vortex, Flow-induced passive flapping motion
Evaluation of cubic-spline based Gas Kinetic Method for simulating compressible turbulence
Author(s): Nishant Parashar, Balaji Srinivasan, S. S. Sinha
Keywords: compressible flows, gas kinetic method, direct numerical simulation, decaying turbulence
Numerical Simulation of Pitching Sloshing under Microgravity
Author(s): wenjing yang, Tingting Zhang, Chao Li, Shuman Li, X. Xu
Keywords: Liquid sloshing, Microgravity, Three-dimensional simulation, Pitching, VOF method
Kinematics of a cylindrical particle at low Reynolds numbers in asymmetrical conditions
Author(s): Stéphane Champmartin, Abdelhak Ambari, abderrahim Ben Richou
Keywords: Hydrodynamic interactions, Resistance matrix, Particle transportation, Confined solid particle
Sensitivity analysis and optimization of delta wing design parameters using CFD-based response surface method
Author(s): Mohammad Aelaei, S. Karimian Aliabadi, Fathollah Ommi
Keywords: Delta wing, Air launch-to-orbit vehicle, aerodynamic efficiency, NSGA-II Optimization, Response Surface Methodology
Application of Lobed Mixers to Reduce Drag of Boat-tailed Ground Vehicles
Author(s): Aleksandra Rejniak, Alvin Gatto
Keywords: Drag reduction, Lobed mixers, Boat-tailed vehicles
First and second order turbulence closures applied to homogeneous turbulent bubbly flows
Author(s): Fathia chaibina, ghazi Bellakhal, Jamel Chahed
Keywords: First and second order turbulence closures applied to homogeneous turbulent bubbly flows
Effect of Wet Steam on Aerodynamic Performance of Low-pressure Exhaust Passage with Last Stage Blade
Author(s): A. Q. Lin, Xinye Chang, LIhua Cao, H. Zhang, Lanxin Sun
Keywords: Exhaust passage; Wet steam; Aerodynamic performance; Last stage blade
Pulsatile Flow Investigation in Development of Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm: An In-Vitro Validated Fluid Structure Interaction Analysis
Author(s): Chi Wei Ong, Foad Kabinejadian, Fei Xiong, Yoke Rung Wong, Milan Toma, Yen Ngoc Nguyen, Kian Jon Chua, FangSen Cui, Pei Ho, Hwa Liang Leo
Keywords: Thoracic aortic aneurysm, Particle image velocimetry, Thrombus, Fluid structure interaction (FSI), Hemodynamics
Aerodynamic forces acting on Ahmed-type vehicles under fluctuating headwind conditions
Author(s): Masaru Sumida, Kento Hayakawa
Keywords: Road vehicle, Fluctuating wind, Aerodynamic characteristics, Ahmed body, Wind-tunnel experiment
Design, Numerical Simulation and Experimental Investigation of Radial Inflow Micro Gas Turbine
Author(s): Samip Shah, Salim Channiwala, Digvijay Kulshreshtha, GAURANG CHAUDHARI
Keywords: Turbine Design; Volute Design; Small Gas Turbine
Determination of the drag reduction mechanism associated with the pneumatic regulation of slurry pipeline transport using a numerical method
Author(s): qianyi chen, ting xiong, qiang wu, wei wei, wen zhang, pan jiang
Keywords: piping,numerical simulation,slurry,two-phase flow,turbulent flow
Experimental and Numerical Studies of Secondary Injection in Nozzle Divergence for Thrust Augmentation
Author(s): Gokul Anugrah, Praphaukar Raja, Deepu M, Rajesh Sadanandan
Keywords: Rocket nozzles, Thrust augmentation, HLLC scheme. Finite volume method
Numerically determined empirical relationships for a transitional turbulence model
Author(s): Gareth Erfort, Theodor von Backström, Gerhard Venter
Keywords: Transitional turbulence model, optimization, NACA foil
Surface Pressure Study of an Airfoil Undergoing Combined Pitch and Low-Amplitude Plunge Motions
Author(s): Arshia Tabrizian, Mehran Masdari, Mojtaba Tahani
Keywords: Combined pitch-plunge motion; Dynamic stall; Experimental unsteady aerodynamics; Supercritical airfoil.
Large Eddy Simulation of Compressible Parallel Jet Flow and Comparison of Four Subgrid-Scale Models
Author(s): Qilin Liu, Yuhong Dong, Huanxin Lai
Keywords: Jet flow, LES, Localized SGS model, Selective mixed scale model, Coherent-structure Smagorinsky model, Coherent-structure kinetic-energy model
Effect of a Weak Jet upon a Strong Jet
Keywords: Two Unequal Jets; Turbulence; Strong Jet; CFD ; Self Similarity
Effects of altitude and temperature on the performance and efficiency of turbocharged direct injection gasoline engine
Author(s): soroush motahari, Iman Chitsaz
Keywords: Temperature variations, Altitude effects, Turbocharged, GT POWER
Comparison of Conventional and Modified Burners in Performance with Different Fuels Using a Linear and a Non-linear Eddy-viscosity Turbulence Model
Author(s): Murat Umut Yangaz, Gökçen Alev Çiftçioğlu, Mehmet Arif Neşet Kadırgan
Keywords: Computational fluid dynamics, Combustion, Preheating, Fuel, Emissions, Flue gas recirculation
Effect of Side Wall Expansion Angle on the Performance of a Model Dump Diffuser for a Combustor
Author(s): CHETAN TEKI BHEEMA VENKATA, S. Chakrabarti
Keywords: Sidewall Angle, Corner recirculation zone, Converging and diverging area, Static pressure recovery, Total pressure loss
Interaction between Natural and Ventilated Cavitation around A Base Ventilated Hydrofoil
Author(s): Houcun Zhou, M. Xiang, W. Zhang, X. Xu, K. Zhao, S. Zhao
Keywords: Natural cavitation, Ventilated cavitation, Interaction, PANS model, Numerical simulation, OpenFOAM
Angle of Attack Investigations on the Performance of a Diverteress Supersonic Inlet
Author(s): Rasoul Askari, Mohammad Reza Soltani, Keivan Mostofi, Afshin Khajeh Fard, Mahdi Abedi
Keywords: Supersonic flow, Diverterless inlet, Bump, Angle of attack, Boundary layer control
Numerical Investigation on the Effects of Internal Flow Structure on Ejector Performance
Author(s): Mehdi Falsafioon, Z. Aidoun, K. Ameur
Keywords: Ejector performance, Ejector configuration, CFD simulation, Performance improvement
An experimental study on vibration signatures for detecting incipient cavitation in centrifugal pumps based on envelope spectrum analysis
Author(s): A. Ramadhan Al-Obaidi, Hossein Towsyfyan
Keywords: Centrifugal pump, inception of cavitation, vibration signal, envelope spectrum analysis
Numerical Investigation of a Solar Air Heater (SAH) with Triangular Artificial Roughness Having a Curved Top Corner
Author(s): Boucif Zina, A. Filali, LAOUEDJ Samir, benamara nabil
Keywords: Solar air heater; roughened artificial; turbulent flow; THPP
Influence of the plastic number on the evolution of a yield stress material subjected to a dam break
Author(s): Alan Modolo, Bruno Loureiro, Edson Soares, Roney Thompson
Keywords: Yield stress material, Free surface flow, Gravity flow.
Improving the performance of centrifugal compressors by flow recirculation
Author(s): Seyed Abolfazl Moussavi
Keywords: Centrifugal compressor, Flow injection, Surge, Performance map, Incidence loss