Dr Rey Chin
Org Unit  School of Mechanical Engineering 

rey.chin@adelaide.edu.au  
Telephone  +61 8 8313 5471 
Location 
Floor/Room
S3 09
,
Engineering South
,
North Terrace

Qualifications
PhD in Mechanical Engineering, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Graduate Certicate in Commercialisation, Melbourne Business School, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Awards & Achievements
· ARC Linkage Grant LP160101753, "Swirling turbulent pipe flow technology for drying brown coal", Australian Government (2017)
· Endeavour Research Fellowship, Australian Government (2017)
· Early Career Reseracher Grant, University of Melbourne (2016)
· Linne FLOW Centre Visiting Researcher Grant, Sweden (2013)
· Dr John Patterson Prize : best thesis in the field of thermofluids (2012)
· Best Tutor Award (2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010)
· Melbourne International Research Scholarship (2007)
· Melbourne International Fee Remission Scholarship (2007)
· ExxonMobil Dean's Honours List (2006)
Teaching Interests
Aerospace Propulsion, Advanced Topics in Aerospace
Research Interests
Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Computational Fluid Dynamics, Flow Control, Blood Flow, UAV, Rough wall flow
PhD projects
Seeking PhD candidates for the following projects:
· Numerical simulations of Rough wall flows.
· Coronary blood flow in disease arteries.
· UAV studies for optimum flight dynamics.
· Two phase flow for particle laden flows.
· Flow control methodologies for suppressing drag.
Publications
Journal Articles
· Li, S., Chin, C., Thondapu, V., Poon, E.W.K., Monty, J. P., Li, Y., Ooi, A., Tu, S., & Barlis, P. (2017) Numerical and experimental investigations of the flow–pressure relation in multiple sequential stenoses coronary artery. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging., DOI 10.1007/s1055401710933.
· Canton, J., Orlu, R., Chin, C., & Schlatter, P. (2016) Reynolds number dependence of largescale friction control in turbulent channel flow. Physical Review Fluids, 1(8), 081501.
· Chin, C., Orlu, R., Monty, J., Hutchins, N., Ooi, A., & Schlatter, P. (2016) Simulation of a LargeEddyBreakup Device (LEBU) in a Moderate Reynolds Number Turbulent Boundary Layer. Flow Turbul. Combust., DOI: 10.1007/s104940169757y.
· Canton, J., Orlu, R., Chin, C., Hutchins, N., Monty, J. & Schlatter, P. (2016) On largescale friction control in turbulent wall flow in low Reynolds number channels. Flow Turbul. Combust., 97(3), 811827.
· Chin, C.,, Ng, H.C.H., Blackburn, H.M., Monty, J. P. & Ooi, A. (2015) Turbulent pipe flow at Reτ=1000: A comparison of wallresolved largeeddy simulation, direct numerical simulation and hotwire experiment. Computer & Fluids. 122, 26
· Poon, E.K.W., Hayat, U., Thondapu, V., Ooi, A.S.H., AsrarUlHaq, M., Moore, S., Foin, N., Tu, S., Chin, C., Monty, J.P., Marusic, I. & Barlis, P.(2015). Advances in threedimensional coronary imaging and computational fluid dynamics: is virtual fractional flow reserve more than just a pretty picture? Coronary Artery Disease. 26, e43e54.
· Madad, R., Elsnab, J., Chin, C., Klewicki, J., & Marusic, I. (2015). An investigation of channel flow with a smooth airwater interface. Experiments in Fluids. 56(6), 111.
· Chin, C., Philip, J., Klewicki, J., Ooi, A. & Marusic, I. (2014) Reynoldsnumberdependent turbulent inertia and onset of log region in pipe flows. J. Fluid Mech. 757, 747769.
· Chin, C., Monty, J. P. & Ooi, A. (2014) Reynolds number effects in DNS of pipe flow and comparison with channels and boundary layers. Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow. 45, 3340.
· Chan. L Chin, C., Soria, J. & Ooi, A. (2014) Large eddy simulation and Reynolds averaged NavierStokes calculations of supersonic impinging jets at varying nozzleto wall distances and impinging angles. Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow. 47, 3141.
· Chin, C., Li, M., Harkin, C., Rochwerger, T., Ooi, A., Risborg, A. & Soria, J. (2013) Investigation of the Flow Structures in Supersonic Free and Impinging Jet Flows. J. Fluids Eng. Amercian Society of Mechanical Engineering. 135(3), 031202.
· Klewicki, J., Chin, C., Blackburn, H.M., Ooi, A., & Marusic, I. (2012) Emergence of the four layer dynamical regime in turbulent pipe flow. Phys. Fluids. 24, 045107, 114.
· Chong, M.S., Monty, J.P., Chin, C., & Marusic, I. (2012) The topology of skin friction and surface vorticity fields in wallbounded flows. J. Turbulence. 13, 110.
· Chin, C., Hutchins, N., Ooi, A.S.H., & Marusic, I. (2011) Spatial resolution correction for hotwire anemometry in wall turbulence. Exp. Fluids. 50, 14431453.
· Saha, S., Chin, C., Blackburn, H. M., & Ooi, A. (2011) Effect of computational pipe length on thermal statistics from DNS of turbulent heat transfer. Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow. 32, 10831097.
· Chin, C., Ooi, A.S.H., Marusic, I., & Blackburn, H. (2010) The influence of pipe length on turbulence statistics computed from direct numerical simulation data. Phys. Fluids. 22, 115107, 110.
· Chin, C., Hutchins, N., Ooi, A.S.H., & Marusic, I. (2009) Use of direct numerical simulation (DNS) data to investigate spatial resolution issue in measurements of wallbounded turbulence. Meas. Sci. Tech. 20, 115401.
Conference Articles
· Canton, J., Orlu, R., Chin, C. & Schlatter, P. (2017) Reynolds number dependence of largescale friction control in turbulent channel flow. European Drag Reduction and Flow Control
Meeting EDRFCM, Rome, Italy.
· Chin, C., Monty, J. & Ooi, A. (2016) Influence of a Largeeddybreakupdevice on the turbulent interface of boundary layers. ERCOFTAC Bulletin 108, Marbella, Spain.
· Li, S., Chin, C., Monty, J., Barlis, P. & Ooi, A. (2016) Numerical Investigations of the Wall Shear Stress Behaviour in Curved Coronary Artery. Proc 20th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf., Perth, Australia.
· Chen, W. X. Chin, C., Hutchins, N., Poon, E. & Ooi, A. (2016) Turbulent Pulsatile Pipe Flow with Multiple Modes of Oscillation. Proc 20th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf., Perth, Australia.
· Scheerlinck, C., Mamon, C., Zahtila, T., Nguyen, W., Poon, E., V. Thondapu, V., Chin, C., S. Moore, S., Barlis, P. & Ooi, A. (2016) Effect of Medical Imaging Modalities on the simulated blood through a 3D reconstructed stented coronary artery segment . Proc 20th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf. Perth, Australia.
· Chin, C., Monty, J., Hutchins, N., Ooi, A., Orlu, R. & Schlatter, P. (2015) Simulation of a largeeddybreakup device (LEBU) in a moderate Reynolds number turbulent boundary layer. Proc. Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena 9., Melbourne, Australia.
· Schlatter, P., Orlu, R., Chin, C., Monty, J. & Hutchins, N (2015) Largescale friction control in turbulent wall flow. Proc. Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena 9., Melbourne, Australia.
· Li, S., Chin, C., Monty, J., Barlis, P., Marusic, I. & Ooi, A. (2014) Numerical investigation of the behaviour of wall shear stress in threedimensional pulsatile stenotic flows. Proc 19th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf., Melbourne, Australia.
· Chin, C., Monty, J. & Ooi, A. (2014) Structural similarities and differences between pipes and channels. Proc. 10th Intern. ERCOFTAC Symp. Engineering Turbulence, Modelling and Measurements. Marbella, Spain.
· Chan, L. Chin, C., Ooi, A. & Soria, J. (2012) Numerical simulation of supersonic impinging jet using Reynoldsaveraged NavierStokes equation and Large Eddy Simulation. Proc 18th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf. Tasmania, Australia.
· Monty, J.P., Chin, C., Chong, M.S. & Marusic, I. (2012) The topology of the footprint of wallbounded turbulence. Proc. 9th Intern. ERCOFTAC Symp. Engineering Turbulence, Modelling and Measurements. Thessaloniki, Greece.
· Chin, C., Li, M., Harkin, C., Rochwerger, T. & Ooi, A. (2011) Numerical study of compressible impinging jet flows. Proc 9th Australasian Heat and Mass Transfer Conf. Victoria, Australia.
· Chin, C., Ooi, A.S.H., Marusic, I., & Blackburn, H. (2010) The influence of pipe length in direct numerical simulation. Proc 17th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf. Auckland, New Zealand.
· Saha, S., Chin, C., Blackburn, H. & Ooi, A. (2010) Numerical Study of Heat Transfer in a Fully Developed Turbulent Pipe Flow. Proc 17th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf. Auckland, New Zealand.
· Chin, C., Hutchins, N., Ooi, A.S.H., & Marusic, I. (2010) Modeling of spatial resolution effects using DNS of turbulent channel flow. Proc. 8th Intern. ERCOFTAC Symp. Engineering Turbulence, Modelling and Measurements. Marseille, France.
· Chin, C., Monty, J.P., Ooi, A.S.H. & Marusic, I. (2007) Investigation of velocity correlations in turbulent channel flow. Proc 16th Australasian Fluid Mech. Conf. Gold Coast, Australia.
Professional Interests
Reviewer
· Journal of Fluid Mechanics
· Physics of Fluids
· Journal of Turbulence
· Water
· International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow
· Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science
· International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer
· Journal of Aerospace Engineering
· Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics, An International Journal
· Journal of Mechanical Engineering & Sciences
· The Open Mechanical Engineering Journal
· 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference
· 5th Engineering Undergraduate Research Catalyst Conference, Malaysia
Supervison
· Shuang Li (PhD)
. Anton Silvestri (PhD)
. Navid Freidoonimehr (PhD)
Membership
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AIAA  American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (Council Member)
. APS  American Physical Society
. AFMS  Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society
Files
 Pipe Flow Mean Statistics Retau = 170  Retau170.dat [3.9K] (text/plain)
 Pipe Flow Mean Statistics Retau = 500  Retau500.dat [7.7K] (text/plain)
 Pipe Flow Mean Statistics Retau = 1000  Retau1000.dat [9.7K] (text/plain)
 Pipe Flow Mean Statistics Retau = 2000  Retau2000.dat [15.3K] (text/plain)
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