Annual Research Briefs 2009
 Preface
 Global mode decomposition of supersonic jet noise.
J. W. Nichols, S. K. Lele and P. Moin
 Postprocessing of largeeddy simulations for jet noise predictions.
S. Mendez, M. Shoeybi, A. Sharma, S. K. Lele and P. Moin
 Full system scramjet simulation.
R. Pecnik, V. E. Terrapon, F. Ham and G. Iaccarino
 A flameletbased model for supersonic combustion.
V. E. Terrapon, F. Ham, R. Pecnik and H. Pitsch
 Internal energy excitation and dissociation of molecular nitrogen in a compressing flow.
T. E. Magin, M. Panesi, A. Bourdon, R. Jaffe and D. Schwenke
 Thermochemical dynamics and chemical quasiequilibrium of plasmas in thermal nonequilibrium.
T. E. Magin, B. Graille and M. Massot
 Analysis of shock tube equilibrium radiation for Earth reentry applications.
A. M. Brandis
 Uncertainty quantification of the transonic flow around the RAE2822 airfoil.
J. A. S. Witteveen, A. Doostan, R. Pecnik and G. Iaccarino
 Uncertainty quantification for linear and weakly nonlinear supersonic boundarylayer instability.
O. Marxen, G. Iaccarino and E. S. G. Shaqfeh
 Nonadapted sparse approximation of PDEs with stochastic inputs.
A. Doostan, H. Owhadi, A. Lashgari and G. Iaccarino
 Boundary procedures for the timedependent stochastic Burgers’ equation.
P. Pettersson, G. Iaccarino and J. Nordstrom
 Role of Weber number in primary breakup of turbulent liquid jets in crossflow.
M. G. Pai, I. BermejoMoreno, O. Desjardins and H. Pitsch
 Modeling interfacial flows characterized by large density ratios with the level set method.
M. Raessi and H. Pitsch
 Direct numerical simulation of threedimensional swirling nheptane spray flames.
K. Luo, H. Pitsch and M. G. Pai
 A validation study of the flamelet approach’s ability to predict flame structure when fluid mechanics are fully resolved.
E. Knudsen and H. Pitsch
 Towards regime identification and appropriate chemistry tabulation for computation of autoigniting turbulent reacting flows.
M. Kostka, E. Knudsen and H. Pitsch
 Direct numerical simulation of soot formation in jetengine combustors.
G. Bansal, M. E. Mueller and H. Pitsch
 Lagmodeling approach for dissipation terms in large eddy simulation.
S. G. Chumakov, J. Larsson, C. Schmitt and H. Pitsch
 Invariant algebraic wallbounded turbulence modeling.
M. Frewer
 Subgridscale modeling of shockturbulence interaction for largeeddy simulations.
I. BermejoMoreno
 Largeeddy simulation of a turbulent heliumair plume using the nLES method.
G. C. Burton
 Largeeddy simulation of ultrahigh Atwood number RayleighTaylor mixing using the nLES method.
G. C. Burton
 Dynamics and mixing of a sonic jet in a supersonic turbulent crossflow.
S. Kawai and S. K. Lele
 Extension of CHIMPS for unstructured overset simulation and higherorder interpolation.
S. Hahn, G. Iaccarino, S. Ananthan and J. D. Baeder
 Unphysical damping of turbulence when passing a numerically captured shock.
J. Larsson
 Numerical errors generated by shockcapturing schemes in compressible multicomponent flows.
E. Johnsen, F. Ham and J. Larsson
 Discontinuous Galerkin method with WENO limiter for flows with discontinuity.
C. Liang, F. Ham and E. Johnsen
 Wellposedness and stability of a coupled fluid flow and heat transfer problem.
J. Lindstrom and J. Nordstrom
 A robust scheme for compressible flows with a minimum artificial stabilization.
S. Kang and H. Pitsch
 Pressurecorrection algorithm using Poisson system with constant coefficients for fast twophase simulations.
D. Kim and P. Moin
 On the lattice Boltzmann method for multiphase flows.
S. H. Kim and H. Pitsch
 Generalized threedimensional characteristic boundary conditions for unstructured grids.
G. Lodato
 Improvement of adjoint based methods for efficient computation of response surfaces.
F. Palacios, K. Duraisamy and J. J. Alonso
 Construction of lowdissipative highorder wellbalanced filter schemes for nonequilibrium flows.
W. Wang, H. C. Yee, B. Sjogreen, T. Magin and C.W. Shu
 Localized amplification of energy in turbulent channels.
J. Jimenez
 Realistic MHD simulations of the Evershed flow in a sunspot penumbra.
I. N. Kitiashvili, A. G. Kosovichev, A. A. Wray and N. N. Mansour
 The dynamics of a vesicle in shear flow.
H. Zhao and E. S. G. Shaqfeh
 Numerical simulation of scalar mixing from a point source over a wavy wall.
R. Rossi and G. Iaccarino
 Appendix: Center for Turbulence Research 2009 Roster

