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Past Publications

This represents a selection of representative publications and presentations, it is not intended to be a complete list.

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Stability and Transition

  • Breuer, K.S., Haritonidis, J.H. & Landahl, M.T. "The control of transient disturbances in a flat plate boundary layer through active wall motion." Physics of Fluids, 1(3). pp. 574-582. 1989.
  • Cohen, J., Breuer, K.S., & Haritonidis, J.H. "On the evolution of a wave packet in a laminar boundary layer." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 225. pp. 574-606. 1990.
  • Breuer, K.S. & Haritonidis, J.H. "The structure and splitting of the turbulent puff in transitional pipe flow." Advances in Turbulence, 3. Eds. A.V. Johansson & P.H. Alfredsson. Springer-Verlag. 1990.
  • Breuer, K.S. & Haritonidis, J.H. "The evolution of a localized disturbance in a laminar boundary layer. Part I: Weak disturbances." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 220. pp. 569-594. 1990.
  • Breuer, K.S. & Landahl. M.T. "The evolution of a localized disturbance in a laminar boundary layer. Part II: Strong disturbances." Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 220. pp. 595-621. 1990.
  • Breuer, K.S. & Kuraishi, T. "Transient growth in two- and three-dimensional boundary layers." Physics of Fluids, 6 (6). pp. 1983-1993. 1994.
  • Henningson, D.S., Gustavsson, L.H. & Breuer, K.S. "Localized disturbances in parallel shear flows." Journal of Applied Research, 53. pp. 51-97. 1994.
  • O’Sullivan, P. & Breuer, K.S. "Transient growth in circular pipe flow. Part I: Linear disturbances." Physics of Fluids, 6 (11). pp. 3643-3651. 1994.
  • O’Sullivan, P. & Breuer, K.S. "Transient growth in circular pipe flow. Part II: Nonlinear development." Physics of Fluids, 6 (11). pp. 3652--3664. 1994.
  • Breuer, K.S., Dzenitis, M., Gunnarsson, J. & Ullmar, M. "Linear and nonlinear evolution of roughness-induced disturbances in a laminar boundary layer." Physics of Fluids, 8 (6) pp. 1415-1423. 1996.
  • Breuer, K.S., Cohen, J. & Haritonidis, J.H. "The late stages of transition induced by a low-amplitude wavepacket in a laminar boundary layer." J. Fluid Mechanics, 340 pp. 395-411. 1997.
  • King, R.A. & Breuer, K.S. "Acoustic Receptivity of a Blasius Boundary Layer with 2-D and Oblique Surface Waviness." J. Fluid Mech., 432. pp. 69 - 90 April, 2001.
  • King, R.A. & Breuer, K.S. "Oblique Transition in a Laminar Blasius Boundary Layer." J. Fluid Mech., 453. pp.177 - 200. 2002.

Micron-scale Flows and Microdevices

Flow Control

Microsensors and Experimental Techniques

MicroEngines, MicroPropulsion and Microactuatorss

Miscellaneous

  • Breuer, K.S. & Sirovich, L. "The use of the Karhunen-Loève procedure for the calculation of linear eigenfunctions." Journal of Computational Physics, 96. pp. 277-296. 1991.
  • Breuer, K.S. & Everson, R.M. "On the errors incurred calculating derivatives using Chebyshev polynomials." Journal of Computational Physics, 99 (1). pp. 56-67. 1992.
  • Henry, R.C., Hansman, R.J. & Breuer, K.S. "Measurement of heat transfer variation on surface roughness elements using infrared techniques." Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 9(1). pp. 175-180. 1995.
  • Dinavahi, S., Breuer, K.S. & Sirovich, L. "Universality of probability density functions in turbulent channel flow." Physics of Fluids, 7 (5). pp. 1122-1129. 1995
  • Kang, E., Breuer, K.S. & Tan, C.S. "Control of Leakage Flows using Periodic Excitation." AIAA Paper, 2000-2232. Fluids 2000 Conference, Denver CO. June 2000.
  • Bae, J., Breuer, K.S. & Tan, C.S. "Control of Tip Clearance Flows in Axial Compressors." AIAA Paper, 2000-2232. Fluids 2000 Conference, Denver CO. June 2000.
  • Bae, J., Breuer, K.S. & Tan, C.S., "Active control of tip clearance flow in axial compressors." J. of Turbomachinery, 127(2). pp. 352-362. 2005.
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