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The University of Adelaide
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Fluid Mechanics Publication Archive

Selected publications arising from recent CET fluid mechanics research:


Journals

  1. Dally B, Kelso R, Nathan G, Denier J. 14th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference - Preface. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2003 May;27(5):505-6.
  2. Nathan GJ, Hill SJ, Luxton RE. An axisymmetric 'fluidic' nozzle to generate jet precession. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 1998 Sep;370:347-80.
  3. Mi J, Nathan GJ, Luxton RE. Centreline mixing characteristics of jets from nine differently shaped nozzles. Experiments in Fluids. 2000 Jan;28(1):93-4.
  4. Mi J, Deo RC, Nathan GJ. Characterization of turbulent jets from high-aspect-ratio rectangular nozzles. Phys Fluids. 2005 Jun;17(6).
  5. Deo RC, Nathan GJ, Mi JC. Comparison of turbulent jets issuing from rectangular nozzles with and without sidewalls. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2007 Nov;32(2):596-606.
  6. Swaminathan N, Dally BB. Cross stream dependence of conditional averages in elliptic region of flows behind a bluff-body. Phys Fluids. 1998 Sep;10(9):2424-6.
  7. Allison CB, Dally BB. Effect of a delta-winglet vortex pair on the performance of a tube-fin heat exchanger. Int J Heat Mass Tran. 2007 Dec;50(25-26):5065-72.
  8. England G, Kalt PAM, Nathan GJ, Kelso RM. The effect of density ratio on the near field of a naturally occurring oscillating jet. Experiments in Fluids. 2010 Jan;48(1):69-80.
  9. Wong CY, Nathan GJ, O'Doherty T. The effect of initial conditions on the exit flow from a fluidic precessing jet nozzle. Experiments in Fluids. 2004 Jan;36(1):70-81.
  10. Mi J, Zhou Y, Nathan GJ. The effect of Reynolds number on the passive scalar field in the turbulent wake of a circular cylinder. Flow Turbulence and Combustion. 2004;72(2-4):311-31.
  11. Mi J, Deo RC, Nathan GJ. Fast-convergent iterative scheme for filtering velocity signals and finding Kolmogorov scales. Physical Review E. 2005 Jun;71(6).
  12. Medwell PR, Kalt PAM, Dally BB. Imaging of diluted turbulent ethylene flames stabilized on a Jet in Hot Coflow (JHC) burner. Combust Flame. 2008 Jan;152(1-2):100-13.
  13. Langman AS, Nathan GJ. Influence of a combustion-driven oscillation on global mixing in the flame from a refinery flare. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2011 Jan;35(1):199-210.
  14. Mi J, Nathan GJ, Wong CY. The influence of inlet flow condition on the frequency of self-excited jet precession. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 2006 Jan;22(1):129-33.
  15. Deo RC, Mi J, Nathan GJ. The influence of nozzle aspect ratio on plane jets. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2007 Aug;31(8):825-38.
  16. Deo RC, Mi JC, Nathan GJ. The influence of nozzle-exit geometric profile on statistical properties of a turbulent plane jet. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2007 Nov;32(2):545-59.
  17. Mi J, Nathan GJ. The influence of probe resolution on the measurement of a passive scalar and its derivatives. Experiments in Fluids. 2003 Jun;34(6):687-96.
  18. Deo RC, Mi JC, Nathan GJ. The influence of Reynolds number on a plane jet. Phys Fluids. 2008 Jul;20(7).
  19. Birzer CH, Kalt PAM, Nathan GJ. The influences of jet precession on large-scale instantaneous turbulent particle clusters. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 2011 May;37(4):394-402.
  20. Birzer CH, Kalt PAM, Nathan GJ. The influences of jet precession on near field particle distributions. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 2009 Mar;35(3):288-96.
  21. Masri AR, Kelman JB, Dally BB. The instantaneous spatial structure of the recirculation zone in bluff-body stabilized flames. Twenty-Seventh Symposium (International) on Combustion, Vols 1 and 2. 1998:1031-83274.
  22. Riese M, Keiso RM, Nathan GJ, Mullinger PJ. Investigation of a combustion driven oscillation in a refinery flare - Part B: Visualisation of a periodic flow instability in a bifurcating duct following a contraction. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2007 Aug;31(8):1091-101.
  23. Nathan GJ, Mullinger PJ, Bridger D, Martin B. Investigation of a combustion driven oscillation in a refinery flare. Part A: Full scale assessment. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2006 Mar;30(4):285-95.
  24. Afsharvahid S, Ashman PJ, Dally BB. Investigation of NO, conversion characteristics in a porous medium. Combust Flame. 2008 Mar;152(4):604-15.
  25. Lee SK, Lanspeary PV, Nathan GJ, Kelso RM, Mi J. Low kinetic-energy loss oscillating-triangular-jet nozzles. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2003 May;27(5):553-61.
  26. Mi J, Nathan GJ, Nobes DS. Mixing characteristics of axisymmetric free jets from a contoured nozzle, an orifice plate and a pipe. Journal of Fluids Engineering-Transactions of the Asme. 2001 Dec;123(4):878-83.
  27. Wong CY, Nathan GJ, Kelso RM. The naturally oscillating flow emerging from a fluidic precessing jet nozzle. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 2008 Jul;606:153-88.
  28. Mi J, Antonia RA, Nathan GJ, Luxton RE. Non-Gaussian statistics of a passive scalar in turbulent flows. Burgess AR, Dryer FL, editors1998.
  29. Szego GG, Dally BB, Nathan GJ. Operational characteristics of a parallel jet MILD combustion burner system. Combust Flame. 2009 Feb;156(2):429-38.
  30. Wong CY, Lanspeary PV, Nathan GJ, Kelso RM, O'Doherty T. Phase-averaged velocity in a fluidic precessing jet nozzle and in its near external field. Exp Therm Fluid Sci. 2003 Dec;28(1):73-.
  31. Mi J, Kalt P, Nathan GJ, Wong CY. PIV measurements of a turbulent jet issuing from round sharp-edged plate. Experiments in Fluids. 2007 Apr;42(4):625-37.
  32. Masri AR, Pope SB, Dally BB. Probability density function computations of a strongly swirling nonpremixed flame stabilized on a new burner. P Combust Inst. 2000;28:123-31.
  33. Medwell PR, Kalt PAM, Dally BB. Reaction Zone Weakening effects under hot and diluted oxidant stream conditions. Combust Sci Technol. 2009;181(7):937-53.
  34. Foreman RJ, Nathan GJ. Scaling of the gas phase in particle-laden turbulent axisymmetric jets. International Journal of Multiphase Flow. 2009 Jan;35(1):96-100.
  35. Mi J, Nathan GJ. Self-excited jet-precession Strouhal number and its influence on downstream mixing field. Journal of Fluids and Structures. 2004 Jul;19(6):851-62.
  36. Medwell PR, Kalt PAM, Dally BB. Simultaneous imaging of OH, formaldehyde, and temperature of turbulent nonpremixed jet flames in a heated and diluted coflow. Combust Flame. 2007 Jan;148(1-2):48-61.
  37. Mi J, Nathan GJ. Statistical analysis of the velocity field in a mechanical precessing jet flow. Phys Fluids. 2005 Jan;17(1).
  38. Mi J, Nathan GJ. Statistical Properties of Turbulent Free Jets Issuing from Nine Differently-Shaped Nozzles. Flow Turbulence and Combustion. 2010 Jun;84(4):583-606.
  39. Dally BB, Karpetis AN, Barlow RS. Structure of turbulent non-premixed jet flames in a diluted hot coflow. P Combust Inst. 2003;29:1147-54.
  40. Sowana DD, Williams DRG, Dunlop EH, Dally BB, O'Neill BK, Fletcher DF. Turbulent shear stress effects on plant cell suspension cultures. Chem Eng Res Des. 2001 Nov;79(A8):867-75.
  41. GM, Hooper JD, Musgrove AR, Nathan GJ, Luxton RE. Velocity and Reynolds stresses in a precessing jet flow. Experiments in Fluids. 1997 Apr;22(6):489-95.
  42. Schneider GM, Froud D, Syred N, Nathan GJ, Luxton RE. Velocity measurements in a precessing jet flow using a three dimensional LDA system. Experiments in Fluids. 1997 Jun;23(2):89-98.

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