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Geert Brethouwer

PhD, Docent
Phone: +46 8 790 7172
Fax: +46 8 796 98 50
E-mail: geert@mech.kth.se
WWW: Personal Homepage
Room: 2622 Osquars backe 18

Education

PhD 2001 Delft University of Technology, the Netherlands.

Professional History

At KTH since 2001.

Research and Professional Activities

Keywords: turbulence, turbulent mixing and dispersion, stratified flows, turbulent combustion, direct numerical simulations and large-eddy simulations

Publications

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YearTitle
2018Improved LES of turbulent channel flow by using OpenFOAM with the Explicit Algebraic SGS model
12th ERCOFTAC Symp. on Engineering Turbulence Modeling and Measurements (ETMM12), Montpellier, France, September 26-28   (Published)
2017Taking large-eddy simulation of wall-bounded flows to higher Reynolds numbers by use of anisotropy-resolving sub-grid models
Physical Review Fluids 2  (Published)
2017Improving separated-flow predictions using an anisotropy-capturing subgrid-scale model
Int. J. Heat and Fluid Flow 65 246-251 (Published)
2017Testing and development of the Explicit Algebraic SGS model for CFD applications
16th European Turbulence Conference (ETC 16), August 21-24, 2017, Stockholm, Sweden   (Published)
2016Mixing efficiency in stratified turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 749 R3 (Published)
2016Large-eddy simulation of wall-bounded high-Reynolds numbers flows.
11th Int. ERCOFTAC Symp. on Engineering Turbulence Modeling and Measurements (ETMM11), Palermo, September 21-23   (Published)
2016Linear instabilities and recurring bursts of turbulence in rotating channel flow simulations
Physical Review Fluids 1 054404 (Published)
2016Algebraic Reynolds stress modeling of turbulence subject to rapid homogeneous and non-homogeneous compression or expansion
Phys. Fluids 28(2) 026101 (Published)
2015Large-eddy simulation of turbulent channel flow using the explicit algebraic subgrid-scale model
15th European Turbulence Conference (ETC 15), August 25-28, 2015, Delft, The Netherlands.   (Published)
2015Efficient treatment of the nonlinear features in algebraic Reynolds-stress and heat-flux models for stratified and convective flows
Int. J. Heat and Fluid Flow 53 15-28 (Published)
2015Capturing turbulent density flux effects in variable density flow by an explicit algebraic model
 27(4)  045109 (Published)
2014UNIVERSALITY AND SCALING PHENOMENOLOGY OF SMALL-SCALE TURBULENCE IN WALL-BOUNDED FLOWS
Physics of Fluids 26 035107 (Published)
2014A numerical study of the unstratified and stratified Ekman layer
Journal of Fluid Mechancis 755 672-704 (Published)
2014Simulation of finite-size fibres in turbulent channel flow.
Physical Review E 89 013006 (Published)
2014A stochastic extension of the explicit algebraic subgrid-scale models
Physics of Fluids 26 055113-20 (Published)
2014Large eddy simulation of channel flow with and without periodic constrictions using the explicit algebraic subgrid-scale model
Journal of Turbulence 15 (11) 752–775 (Published)
2013Assessment of direct numerical simulation data of turbulent pipe flows
Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation 9 (DLES-9)   (Published)
2013Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Drag Reduction by Finite Size Rigid Fibres
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Scaling of small-scale motions in wall-bounded turbulent flows
8th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP-8)   (Published)
2013Large-eddy simulation using the explicit algebraic subgrid model in complex geometries
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 8  1-8 (Published)
2013An explicit algebraic model for the subgrid-scale passive scalar flux
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 721 541-577 (Published)
2013An explicit algebraic Reynolds-stress and scalar-flux model for stably stratified flows
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 723 91-125 (Published)
2013Direct numerical simulation of turbulent pipe flow at moderately high Reynolds numbers
Flow, Turbulence and Combustion 91 475-495 (Published)
2013A realizable explicit algebraic Reynolds stress model for compressible turbulent flow with significant mean dilatation
Physics of Fluids 25 105112 (Published)
2012Explicit algebraic subgrid stress models for LES
9th Eur. Fluid Mech. Conf. EFMC9, 9-13 September, University of Rome "Tor Vergata"   (Unknown)
2012Large-scale simulations of turbulent pipe flows
The 9th European Fluid mechanics Conference (EFMC-9), University of Rome "Tor Vergata", Rome-Italy, September 9-13 (2012)    (Published)
2012Rare backflow and extreme wall-normal velocity fluctuations in near-wall turbulence
Phys. Fluids 24 035110 (Published)
2012Modelling of turbulent gas-particle flows with focus on two-way coupling effects on turbophoresis
Powder Technology 224 36-45 (Published)
2012Explicit Algebraic subgrid-scale models for LES
Proc. of 9th Int. ERCOFTAC Symp. on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements (ETMM9)    (Unknown)
2012Explicit algebraic models for stratified flows
Proc 9th Int. ERCOFTAC Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modeling and Measurements (ETMM9), Thessaloniki, Greece, Jun. 6-8 (2012)   (Published)
2011Direct numerical simulation of an isothermal reacting turbulent wall-jet
Phys. Fluids 23 085104 (Published)
2011Effects of modelling, resolution and anisotropy of subgrid-scales on large eddy simulations of channel flow
J. Turbulence 12 (10) 1-20 (Published)
2011Effects of rapid spanwise rotation on turbulent channel flow with a passive scalar
Seventh International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomema, July 28 - 31, 2011, Ottawa, Canada   (Published)
2011Turbulence, instabilities and passive scalars in rotating channel flow
J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 318 032025 (Published)
2011Cyclic bursts in rotating wall turbulence
64th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 20–22, 2011, Baltimore, USA   (Published)
2011Instabilities and Flow Structures in a Rotating Channel
APS Online Image Gallery   (Published)
2011Direct numerical simulations of stratified open-channel flows
J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 318 022009 (Published)
2011A Modelling Study of Evolving Particle-laden Turbulent Pipe-flow
Flow, Turbulence and Combustion 86 477-495 (Published)
2011Deriving fluid-particle correlation closures for Eulerian two-fluid models through use of Langevin equations
European Journal of Mechanics B/Fluids 30 275-280 (Published)
2011Stochastic and non-stochastic explicit algebraic models for LES
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 7  1-6 (Published)
2011Negative streamwise velocities and other rare events near the wall in turbulent flows
J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 318 022013 (Published)
2011Turbulent boundary layers in long computational domains
Bulletin of the American Physical Society, 64rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 20–22, 2011, Baltimore, Maryland 56  (Published)
2011Progress in simulations of turbulent boundary layers
Proceedings of the 7th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, 28-31 July 2011, Ottawa, Canada  1-10 (Published)
2010Simulations of spatially evolving turbulent boundary layers up to Re_\theta = 4300
Int. J. Heat and Fluid Flow 31 251-261 (Published)
2010Numerical study of turbulent-laminar patterns in MHD, rotating and stratified shear flows
Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation VIII   (Accepted)
2010Particle Diffusion in Stably Stratified Flows
Proc. iTi Conference on Turbulence IV, Bertinoro, Italy, 2010   (Accepted)
2010Probability density functions of reacting species concentrations in turbulent wall-jet
Progress in Turbulence IV, Proc. iTi Conference in Turbulence 2010  75-78 (Published)
2010Developing particle-laden turbulent pipe-flow
7th Int. Conf. on Multiphase Flow, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA   (Published)
2010An explicit algebraic subgrid-scale scalar flux model for large eddy simulation
Proc. of 8th Int. ERCOFTAC Symp. on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements (ETMM8) 3 884-889 (Published)
2010Subgrid-scale model and resolution influences in large eddy simulations of channel flow
Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation VIII   (Accepted)
2010Direct numerical simulation of a turbulent reacting wall-jet
Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation VIII 15 345-350 (Published)
2009Numerical study of vertical dispersion by stratified turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 631 149-163 (Published)
2009A modelling study of evolving particle-laden turbulent pipe-flow
Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer 6  713-716 (Published)
2009A study of particle feedback in turbulent gas-particle flows
7th World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics  1633-1640 (Published)
2009Towards large-eddy simulations of high-Reynolds number turbulent boundary layers
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 6  271-276 (Published)
2009Direct numerical simulation of non-isothermal turbulent wall-jets
Physics of Fluids 21 035101 (Published)
2009Explicit algebraic subgrid stress models with application to rotating channel flow
J. Fluid Mech. 639 403-432 (Published)
2009Direct numerical simulationis of non-isothermal and reacting wall-jets
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 6  947-952 (Published)
2009Investigation of fluid particle dispersion in stably stratified turbulence
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 6  1160-1165 (Published)
2009Numerical simulations of particle dispersion in stratified flows
Advances in Turbulence XII, Proc. 12th EUROMECH ETC, Sept. 7-10, 2009, Marburg, Germany 12 51-54 (Published)
2008Passive scalars in stratified turbulence
Geophys. Res. Lett. 35 L06809 (Published)
2008Vertical dispersion by stratified turbulence
J. Fluid Mech.   (Accepted)
2008Explicit algebraic subgrid models for large-eddy simulation
Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation VII   (Published)
2008Model simulations of two-way coupling effects on eveolving particle-laden turbulent channel flow
Proceedings of the 7th Int. Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements  480-485 (Published)
2008Numerical computation of turbulent gas-particle flow in a backward-facing step. Model comparison with experimental data.
Proceedings of the 11th Int. Conference on Multiphase Flow in Industrial Plants  63-70 (Published)
2007Direct numerical simulation of a plane turbulent wall-jet including scalar mixing
Physics of fluids A 19 065102 (Published)
2007A stochastic subgrid model with application to turbulent flow and scalar mixing
Phys. Fluids 19 035107 (Published)
2007Near wall treatment in LES wth an explicit algebraic subgrid stress model
ERCOFTAC bulletin 72 45-48 (Published)
2007A stochastic SGS model with application to turbulent channel flow with a passive scalar
Advances in Turbulence XI, Proceedings of the eleventh European Turbulence Conference  591-593 (Published)
2007Direct numerical simulation non-isothermal wall-jets
5th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena   (Published)
2007An explicit algebraic subgrid stress model for LES of rotating flows
Proc. 18ème Congrés Francais de Mecanique,   (Published)
2007Direct numerical simulation of a reacting turbulent wall-jet
   (Published)
2007A numerical method for simulation of turbulence and mixing in a compressible wall-jet, version 2.
   (Published)
2007Stratified turbulence forced in rotational and divergent modes
J. Fluid Mech. 586 83-108 (Published)
2007Scaling analysis and numerical simulations of strongly stratified turbulent flows
J. Fluid Mech. 585 343-368 (Published)
2005Direct numerical simulation of mixing in a plane compressible and turbulent wall jet
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 4 3 1131-1136 (Published)
2005The effect of rotation on rapidly sheared homogeneous turbulence and passive scalar transport. Linear theory and direct numerical simulations.
J. Fluid Mech. 542 305--342 (Published)
2005Direct numerical simulation of rotating duct flow
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 4   (Published)
2004Simulation of mixing in a plane compressible and turbulent wall jet
Advances in Turbulence X, Proceedings of the tenth European turbulence conference   (Accepted)
2004Rotating homogeneous shear flow with passive scalars
Advances in Turbulence X, Proceedings of the tenth European turbulence conference  743-746 (Accepted)
2004Lie group analysis, LES and modeling of shear-free turbulent diffusion in a rotating frame
Advances in Turbulence X, Proceedings of the tenth European turbulence conference   (Published)
2003Micro-structure and Lagrangian statistics of the scalar field with a mean gradient in isotropic turbulence
J. Fluid Mech. 474 193-225 (Published)
2003The effect of rotation on a rapidly sheared homogeneous turbulent flow with a passive scalar
Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena - 3   (Published)
2002Structure and dynamics of the scalar field with a mean gradient in isotropic turbulence
Advances in Turbulence IX, Proc. IX European Turbulence Conference, Southampton 2002  117-120 (Published)
2002Micro structure and Lagrangian statistics of the scalar field with a mean scalar gradient in isotropic turbulence
Fluid Mechanics and its Applications, IUTAM symp. on Turbulent Mixing and Combustion, Kingston 70  (Published)

Projects

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PeriodTitleArea
2016-Turbulence modelling of the atmospheric boundary layerFluid mechanics
2016-Direct numerical simulations of high-Reynolds number turbulent pipe flowFluid mechanics
2015-DNS of turbulent combustionFluid mechanics
2015-Advanced sub grid scale modeling for LESFluid mechanics