Turbulence (RANS, LES)

Large Eddy Simulation (LES)
Bypass Transition Induced by Periodically Passing Wakes

​​F.E. Ham, F.S. Lien, X. Wu, M. Wang and P.A. Durbin (2000), “LES and Unsteady RANS of Boundary Layer Transition Induced by Periodically Passing Wakes”, to appear in Proc. 2000 Summer Programme, Centre for Turbulence Research, Stanford University, USA. Download

Visualization of turbulent spots formulation
Buouancy-Driven Cavity Flow

​​F.E. Ham, F.S. Lien and A.B. Strong (2005), “Multiple Semi-Coarsened Multigrid Method With Application to Large Eddy Simulation”, International Journal for Numerical Method in Fluids (in press).

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Fully Developed Turbulent Flow Over a Matrix of Cubes

F.S. Lien, E. Yee and Y. Cheng (2004), “Numerical Simulation of the Mean Flow and Turbulence Over a 2-D Building Array Using High-Resolution Computational Fluid Dynamics and a Drag Force Approach”, Journal of Wind Engineering & Industrial Aerodyanmics, Vol. 92, 117-158. Download

Open Channel Flow

H. Ji*, F.S. Lien and A.B. Strong (2005), “Large Eddy Simulation of Free Surface Flow”, Proc. 4th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, June 27-29, 2005, Williamsburg, Virginia, USA.