Department of Mechanical and System Engineering / University of Fukui
We are studying the mechanism of complex turbulent flows using the CFD techniques for predicting the phenomena with high accuracy.
We are performing direct numerical simulations to clarify the mechanism for predicting and controlling turbulent flow in various situations. (Keywords : Rough wall, Noninertial frame, Circular cylinder, Melting and solidification)
We are studying the characteristics of turbulent flows of non-Newtonian fluids and the difference from those of Newtonian fluid. (Keywords : Surfactant solution, Power-law fluid, Viscoelastic fluid)
We are studying the mechanism of aerodynamic noise sources from turbulence for predicting and controlling the noise. (Keywords : Large-scale pressure structure, Wall vibration)
We are investigating turbulence structures in thermal convection. (Keywords : Buoyancy, Density change)
We are performing direct numerical simulations of turbulent flow with combustion to investigate the interaction between turbulence structures and flame. (Keywords : Hydrogen combustion, NOx)
We are performing direct numerical simulations of turbulent flow with cavitation. (Keywords : Pressure wave, Erosion, Density change)
We are performing large-scale numerical simulations of turbulent flows using supercomputers and our developed numerical methods.
We are developing new numerical simulation methods for predicting complex turbulent flows.