COMSOL Conference 2016

Computational Fluid Dynamics

Read about how simulation is being used in computational fluid dynamics (CFD) research with this collection of papers and posters from the COMSOL Conference 2016. Particle distribution in a nuclear workplace, efficiency of a vertical-axis wind turbine, and variable viscosity miscible fluids are just a few of the areas of study.

2D Axisymmetric Simulation of Pulsed Electrochemical Machining (PECM) of Internal Precision Geometries

M. Hackert-Oschätzchen 1, M. Kowalick 1, R. Paul 1, M. Zinecker 1, D. Kuhn 1, G. Meichsner 2, A. Schubert 3

1 Professorship Micromanufacturing Technology, Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany
2 Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology, Chemnitz, Germany
3 Professorship Micromanufacturing Technology, Technische Universität Chemnitz, Chemnitz, Germany; Fraunhofer Institute for Machine Tools and Forming Technology, Chemnitz, Germany

3D Model of Flow Behavior near Dermal Denticles from Shark Skin

A. N. Kolborg

Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark

A COMSOL Multiphysics® Software Analysis of Beam Tube Cooling in the High Flux Isotope Reactor of ORNL

J. D. Freels

Research Reactors Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

A Comparison of the Continuous and Discrete Approach for Liquid Manipulation

S. F. Azam , G. Cathcart

RCAST, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

A Flow and Transport Model of Catalytic Multi-Pump Systems with Parametric Dependencies

A. Sen , D. Myers , A. Altemose

Department of Chemistry, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, USA

A Modified Koutecký-Levich Equation for the Analysis of Electrochemical Flow Cells with Complex Geometries

S. A. Tschupp 1, S. E. Temmel 1, N. Poyatos Salguero 1, J. Herranz 1, T.J. Schmidt 2

1 Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen, Switzerland
2 ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

A Non-Newtonian Model for Blood Flow behind a Flow Diverting Stent

G. Mach 1, C. Sherif 2, U. Windberger 3, A. Gruber 3

1 Vienna University of Technology, Cerebrovascular Research Group Vienna, Vienna, Austria
2 Hospital Rudolfstiftung, Cerebrovascular Research Group Vienna, Vienna, Austria
3 Medical University Vienna, Cerebrovascular Research Group Vienna, Vienna, Austria

A Virtual Laboratory for the 4 Bed Molecular Sieve of the Carbon Dioxide Removal Assembly

R. Coker , J. Knox , B. O'Connor

Marshall Space Flight Center - NASA, Huntsville, AL, USA

Acoustic Scattering through a Circular Orifice in Low Mach Number Flow

S. Sack , M. Abom

KTH, the Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden

Aerodynamic Analysis of a Ski Jumper: a CFD Approach

R. Latchman , A. Pooransingh

The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine, Trinidad and Tobago

Alternative Designs to Harness Natural Convection in Flow Batteries

A. Ansari , S. Kumar

Department of Chemical Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

Aluminization Process from Ionic Liquid in Operative Conditions: Validation and Perspective

A. Giaccherini 1, E. Berretti 2, S. Martinuzzi 1, S. Caporali 1

1 INSTM, Firenze, Italy
2 Department of Chemistry, University of Florence, Firenze, Italy

An Elastohydrodynamic Lubrication Model Considering Surface Roughness and Mixed Friction

J. Moder , F. Grün

Chair of Mechanical Engineering, Montanuniversität, Leoben, Austria

Analysis and Optimization of Dragonfly Wing Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

A. Kumar 1, C. Kaur 1, S. S. Padhee 2

1 PEC University of Technology, Chandigarh, India
2 IIT Ropar, Punjab, India

Analysis of a Metal Foam Heat Exchanger

V. Villani 1, G. Bella 2

1 University "Niccolò Cusano", Engineering Department, Rome, Italy
2 University "Niccolò Cusano", Engineering Department, Rome, Italy; University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome, Italy

CFD Analysis of a Macroscale Ultrasonic Separator

K. Chitale , B. Lipkens [1, 2], W. Presz, Jr.

1 FloDesign Sonics Inc., Wilbraham, MA, USA
2 Western New England University, Springfield, MA, USA

CFD Simulation of Coolant Flow of 2nd Generation HFIR Irradiation Target Holder

J. D'Arrigo 1, A. Elzawawy 1, S. Rabbani 1, J. D. Freels 2

1 Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology, New York, NY, USA
2 Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

CFD Simulation of Pore Pressure Oscillation Method to Measure the Permeability of Tight Formations

M. Mokhtari , S. A. Madani , A. Seibi

Department of Petroleum Engineering, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, USA

COMSOL Multiphysics® Software Simulation Application for Thermoplastics Viscosity Measurement

Q. Guo 1, S. Ahmed 2

1 EHC Canada, Inc., Oshawa, ON, Canada
2 University of Ontario Institute of Technology, Oshawa, ON, Canada

COMSOL Multiphysics® Software: Simplifying Workflow and Promoting Innovations in Nuclear Engineering at ORNL

P. K. Jain , J. D. Freels

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

Comparative Analysis of CFD Simulation Results with Reference to Wortmann FX 63-137 Airfoil

R. Szczepaniak , M. Baranowski , R. Bąbel

Air Force Academy, Dęblin, Poland

Computational Analysis of Hydrodynamics and Light Distribution in Algal Photo-Bioreactors

V. Loomba , E. von Lieres , G. Huber

Forschungszentrum Jülich, Jülich, Germany

Computational Evaluation of Improved Anaerobic Digestion Reactor Designs

A. A. Forbis-Stokes , M. A. Deshusses

Duke University, Durham, NC, USA

Coupled Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) and Artificial Neural Networks (ANNs) for Prediction of Thermal-hydraulic Performance of Plate-fin-tube Heat Exchangers

W. Yaici , E. Entchev

Renewable Energy, Heat and Power Laboratory, CanmetENERGY Research Centre, Natural Resources Canada, Ottawa, ON, Canada

Design of a Self-Recharging Untethered Mobile Inspection Tool inside a Pipeline

W. Chalgham , A. C. Seibi

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, USA

Development of a Microfluidic-Based Electrochemical Cell for Analyzing Bacterial Biofilms

I. Claydon , J. Turner , B. Sammakia

Binghamton University, Binghamton, NY, USA

Development of a Single Cell Trapping Microfluidic Device

L. Weng , F. Ellett , J. F. Edd , M. Toner [1,2]

1 Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA
2 Shriners Hospital for Children, Boston, MA, USA

Direct Numerical Simulation of Time Evolution of Vortex Ring

M. Hashiguchi

Keisoku Engineering System Co., Ltd., Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan

Dynamic Saturation of TiZrV Layer of Non-Evaporable Getters (NEG) Chamber

M. Ortino , J. A. Ferreira Somoza , G. Bregliozzi

CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

Effect of Viscosity of Food on Digestion and Nutrient Absorption in the Human Small Intestine

J. S. Karthikeyan , D. Salvi , M. V. Karwe

Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Efficiency of a Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT) with Airfoil Pitch Control

J. Ma 1, C. Koutsougeras 2, H. Luo 2

1 Sam Houston State University, Huntsville, TX, USA
2 Southeastern Louisiana University, Hammond, LA, USA

Electric Field Induced Patterning in Thin Films

A. Atta , S. Dwivedi , Vivek , R. Mukherjee

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur, West Bengal, India

Equation-Based Modeling: Simulation of a Flow with Concentrated Vorticity in an Unbounded Domain

J. M. Russell

Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL, USA

Flow Distributor Optimization in a Tubular Reactor

J. O. R. Lizarazo , L. A. S. Mejía , M. I. J. Gutierrez , J. A. P. Avella

Grupo de Investigaciones en Minerales, Biohidrometalurgia y Ambiente - GIMBA, Universidad Industrial de Santander, Bucaramanga, Santander, Colombia

Green Walls for Sustainable Buildings and Cities: Aerodynamic Characterization of Vegetation

K. Koch , R. Samson , S. Denys

University of Antwerp, Antwerpen, Belgium

Implementation of Immersed Finite Element Method for Fluid-Structure Interaction Applications

N. Nama , T. J. Huang , F. Costanzo

Department of Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, PA, USA

Implementation of a Thermo-Hydrodynamic Model to Predict the Morton Effect

M. Antonini , D. Fausti , M. Mor

PoliBrixia s.r.l., Brescia, Italy

Investigation of Reverse ElectroDialysis Units by Multi-Physical Modelling

L. Gurreri , F. Santoro , G. Battaglia , A. Cipollina , A. Tamburini , G. Micale , M. Ciofalo

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Chimica, Gestionale, Informatica, Meccanica (DICGIM), Università degli Studi di Palermo (UNIPA), Palermo, Italy

Melt Homogenization Improvement By Optimizing the Rotation Profile

J. Petit 1, V. Tabouret 1, B. Viana 2

1 ONERA, Chatillon, France
2 IRCP/CNRS, Paris, France

Model of Pressure Drop Separation during Aqueous Polymer Flow in Porous Media

D. C. Raharja , R. E. Hincapie , M. Be , C. L. Gaol , L. Ganzer

Clausthal University of Technology, Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Germany

Modeling Darcian and Non-Darcian Porous Media with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

A. Kumar 1, S. Pramanik 2, M. Mishra 1

1 Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, Punjab, India
2 Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, Punjab, India; Nordita, SE-10691, Stockholm, Sweden

Modeling Voltammetry of a Rotating Disk Electrode

A. Giaccherini 1, A. Lavacchi 2

1 INSTM, Firenze, Italy
2 ICCOM - CNR, Firenze, Italy

Modeling Wear of Journal Bearings

P. Bergmann , F. Grün

Chair of Mechanical Engineering, Montanuniversität Leoben, Leoben, Austria

Modeling of Mixing-Sensitive Pharmaceutical Drug Substance Processes in Batch Reactors

F. Akpinar , B. Cohen , J. Tabora , A. Glace , K. Lauser , F. Lora Gonzalez , J. Albrecht

Bristol-Myers Squibb, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

Modeling of Near-Field Ultrasonic Levitation: Resolving Viscous and Acoustic Effects

I .F. Melikhov 1, A. S. Amosov 1, S. A. Chivilikhin 2

1 Corning Scientific Center, Saint Petersburg, Russia
2 ITMO University, Saint Petersburg, Russia

Modeling of Radial Source Flow in Porous Media: Miscible Viscous Fingering Patterns

V. Sharma 1, S. Pramanik 2, M. Mishra 1

1 Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, India
2 Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, India; Nordita, SE-10691 Stockholm, Sweden.

Modeling the Acoustic Scattering from Objects Buried in Porous Sediment Using COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

A. Bonomo , M. Isakson

Applied Research Laboratories, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, TX, USA

Modeling the Behavior of a Composite Riser

C. V. Amaechi , J. Ye

Lancaster University, Lancaster, United Kingdom

Molecular Hydrogen Tracking in an Electrolytic Polishing Process

L. M. A. Ferreira

CERN, Geneva, Switzerland

Multiphysical Modelling of Keyhole Formation during Dissimilar Laser Welding

I. Tomashchuk 1, I. Bendaoud 1, P. Sallamand 1, E. Cicala 1, S. Lafaye 2, M. Almuneau 2

1 Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne (ICB), UMR 6303 CNRS - Université de Bourgogne – Franche Comté, France
2 Laser Rhône-Alpes, Le Fontanil (Grenoble), France

Multiphysics Analysis of a Photobioreactor

L. T. Gritter 1, E. Dunlop 2, J. S. Crompton 1, K. C. Koppenhoefer 1

1 AltaSim Technologies, Columbus, OH, USA
2 Pan Pacific Technologies Pty Ltd, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia

Numerical Analysis of Electroosmotic Flow through Capillaries

J. Adamek , L. Fromme

University of Applied Sciences Bielefeld, Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, Bielefeld, Germany

Numerical Design of a Test Plant for Dynamic Analysis of High Temperature Thermoelectric Generators

M. Rohne , A. Schlott , V. Pacheco , J. Meinert

Fraunhofer Institute for Manufacturing Technology and Advanced Materials IFAM, Branch Lab Dresden, Dresden, Germany

Numerical Modeling and Verification of Acoustic Streaming Induced by Ultrasonic Treatment

D. Rubinetti 1, D. A. Weiss 1, J. Müller 2, A. Wahlen 2

1 Institute of Thermal and Fluid Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Windisch, Switzerland
2 Institute of Product and Production Engineering, University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Windisch, Switzerland

Numerical Modeling of Subsurface CO2-Storage

E. Holzbecher

German University of Technology in Oman (GUtech), Halban, Oman

Numerical Simulation of Electrokinetic Convection-Enhanced Delivery of Macromolecules

Y. Ou , A. Jaquins-Gerstl , S. G. Weber

Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Numerical Simulation of Kinetic Interface Sensitive Tracer in Experiment with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

F. Sun 1, A. Tatomir 1, F. Maier 2, M. Sauter 1

1 University of Goettingen, Goettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
2 Comsol Multiphysics GmbH, Goettingen, Lower Saxony, Germany

Numerical Study of Secondary Flows in a Sinusoidal Pipe

O. Ayala 1, I. Ahumada 2, L. Renaudin 2

1 Engineering Technology Department, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA
2 Brazil Scientific Mobility Program, CAPES, Brasilia DF, Brazil

Numerical Study of Thermal Evaporation Unit for Phase Change of Liquid Hydrogen Peroxide to Vapor

Z. Jildeh 1, 2, 3, C. Hollenbeck 1, P. Kirchner 1, T. Wagner 2, P.H. Wagner 3, M.J. Schöning 2

1 Imagine Engineering GmbH, 50126 Bergheim, Germany
2 Institute of Nano- and Biotechnologies (INB), FH Aachen, Campus Jülich, 52428 Jülich, Germany
3 Soft Matter and Biophysics, Catholic University Leuven, 3001 Leuven, Belgium

Optimal Installation Configuration of Thermoelectric Generators

Y. Kaymak , F. Mintus

VDEh-Betriebsforschungsinstitut GmbH, Düsseldorf, Germany

Optimal Thermal Design of Converged-Diverged Microchannel Heat Sinks for High Heat Flux Applications

D. Chakravarthii , S. Subramani , M. Devarajan

Univeristy of Science Malaysia (USM), Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia

Optimization of Product from a Segregated Reactor via a Hybrid Modeling Approach

E. Akgün , V. Souza , J. Appel

Clariant Produkte (Deutschland) GmbH, Burgkirchen, Germany

Pervaporation Membrane Module Design with Simulation

J. Boon 1, H. Heuver 2, F. Velterop 2, H. van Veen 1, A. de Groot 1

1 ECN, Petten, The Netherlands
2 Pervatech, Rijssen, The Netherlands

Pore-Level Bénard–Marangoni Convection in Microgravity

P. Mohammadmoradi , A. Kantzas

University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

Process Modeling and Optimization of Design Parameters in a Falling Film Plate and Frame Evaporator

A. Donaldson 1, A. Thimmaiah 2

1 Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
2 National Institute of Technology Karnataka, Mangalore, Karnataka, India.

Push or Pull, How Does Silk Flow?

J. Sparkes

University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

Quantitative Assessment of Secondary Flows of Single-phase Fluid through Pipe Bends

Z. Kaldy , O. Ayala

Department of Engineering Technology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA

Reynolds Number and Geometry Configuration Effect on Secondary Flows in S-Shaped Circular Bends

O. Ayala 1, M. F. Degenring Oliveira 2, P. Loures 2

1 Department of Engineering Technology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA
2 Brazil Scientific Mobility Program, CAPES, Brasilia DF, Brazil

Sample Preconcentration in Channels with Nonuniform Surface Charge and Thick Electric Double Layers

A. Eden 1, C. McCallum 1, B. Storey 2, C. D. Meinhart 1, S. Pennathur 1

1 University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA, USA
2 Olin College, Needham, MA, USA

Secondary Flow of Liquid-liquid Two-Phase Fluids in a Pipe Bend

M. Ayala 1, P. Santos 2, G. Hamester 2, O. Ayala 3

1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Universidad de Oriente, Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela
2 Brazil Scientific Mobility Program, CAPES, Brasilia DF, Brazil
3 Department of Engineering Technology, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA, USA

Simplified CFD Modeling of Air Pollution Reduction by Means of Greenery in Urban Canyons

S. Lazzari 1, K. Perini 1, E. R. di Schio 2, E. Roccotiello 3

1 University of Genova, Dept. of Sciences for Architecture, Genova, Italy
2 University of Bologna, Dept. of Industrial Engineering, Bologna, Italy
3 University of Genova, Dept. of Sciences of Earth, Environment and Life, Genova, Italy

Simulating Fluid Flow through a Culture Chip for Cell Migration Studies in Microgravity

A. Dhall , T. Masiello , L. Butt , M. Strohmayer , M. Hemachandra , N. Tokranova , J. Castracane

Colleges of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, SUNY Polytechnic Institute, Albany, NY, USA

Simulating Forced Convection in a Bingham Plastic Fluid

E. Tejaswini , B. Sreenivasulu , B. Srinivas

Gayatri Vidya Parishad College of Engineering, Visakhapatnam, Andhra Pradesh, India

Simulating Hydraulic Fracturing and Contaminant Transport with MATLAB® and COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

D. W. Pepper 1, E. Nabizadeh 1, J. Waters 2

1 University of Nevada Las Vegas, Las Vegas, NV, USA
2 Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA

Simulation of Interstitial Nanoparticle Flow for Development of Tumor-On-A-Chip Device

J. Park , M. P. Vidal-Meza , R. Zhou , S. Barua , C. Wang

Missouri University of Science & Technology, Rolla, MO, USA

Simulation of Thermal Elastohydrodynamic Lubricated (TEHL) Gear Contacts

T. Lohner , A. Ziegltrum , K. Stahl

Gear Research Centre (FZG), Technical University of Munich (TUM), Garching, Germany

Simulation of the Flow of an Autonomous Spherical Ball inside a Pipeline

W. Chalgham , A. C. Seibi , M. Mokhtari

University of Louisiana at Lafayette, Lafayette, LA, USA

The Design of a Novel Roof Tile Shape Using CFD Analysis

M. Bottarelli , M. Bortoloni , G. Dino

University of Ferrara, Ferrara, Italy

The Effect of Eccentricity in Fully Developed Annular Pipe Flow on Convection Heat Transfer and the Darcy Friction Factor

S. Rabbani 1, A. Elzawawy 1, J. D'Arrigo 1, J. D. Freels 2

1 Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology, New York, NY, USA
2 Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA

The Use of Finite Element Analysis in the Design of Oil-Water Separators

M. E. Wanas , Y. M. Elshazly , D. A. ElGayar

Chemical Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, University of Alexandria, Alexandria, Egypt

Thermal Simulations of Naturally Ventilated Buildings

C. K. Kuruba , R. C. Thiagarajan

ATOA Scientific Technologies Pvt Ltd, Bangalore, Karnataka, India.

Thermo-fluiddynamic Modeling of Laser Beam-Matter Interaction in Selective Laser Melting

K.-H. Leitz , P. Singer , A. Plankensteiner , B. Tabernig , H. Kestler , L. S. Sigl

Plansee SE, Reutte, Austria

Thermohydraulic Study of a Fixed Bed for the Core of a Nuclear Reactor

J. C. Almachi , J. A. Montenegro

Departamento de Formación Básica, Escuela Politécnica Nacional, Quito, Pichincha, Ecuador

Transient CFD Investigation of a Photocatalytic Multi-tube Reactor

S. Denys , J. van Walsem , J. Roegiers , S. Lenaerts

University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium

Underwater Flow Noise Simulation

S. H. Abadi , A. T. Lim

University of Washington, Bothell, WA, USA

Uniform Reaction Rates and Optimal Porosity Design for Hydrogen Fuel Cells

J. H. Al-Smail

King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia

Virtual Commissioning of Large Machines with COMSOL Multiphysics® Software

K. Kryniski , A. Trangard

ABB Corporate Research, Västerås, Sweden

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ISBN: 978-0-9910001-3-5
ISSN: 2372-2215