• CFD Letters received its first SJR (SCImago Journal Rank) in 2013. The journal is classified as Q3 in two subject categories: Fluid Flow and Transfer Processes | Modelling and Simulation. The 2y Cites per Doc metric (which is calculated using the same formula that Thomson Reuters' Impact Factor ™ uses is: 0.7.
  • Fluid flow and convective heat transfer over wall mounted cube have been studied numerically using Large Eddy Simulation. Surface of wall mounted cube and plane floor has a constant heat flux. Two subgrid scale models were used in this study; Wall-Adapting Eddy viscosity (WALE) and Dynamic Smagorinsky (DS).
  • The turbulent simulation of the droplet breakup shows the importance of the subgrid-scale turbulence modeling. One can clearly identify a stagnant low velocity zone in front of the droplet and a high velocity zone around the droplet. On the threshold between these two zones turbulence effects emerge resulting in the characteristic shape of the droplet during the breakup process at Weber numbers higher than 1000.
  • In the present paper, a numerical code has been developed with different turbulence models aiming at simulating turbulent bubbly flows in vertical circular pipes. The mass and momentum conservation equations are used to describe the motion of both phases (water/air).

Volume 2 - 2010

AHMAD, N. E., ABO-SERIE, E. & GAYLARD, A. 2010. Mesh optimization for ground vehicle Aerodynamics. CFD Letters, 2, 54-65.

ALY, H. S., ELDRAINY, Y. A., LAZIM, T. M. & JAAFAR, M. N. M. 2010. On the contribution of drag and turbulent stresses in the fragmentation of liquid droplets: A computational study. CFD Letters, 2, 97-105.

ARUMUGA PERUMAL, D. & DASS, A. K. 2010a. Simulation of incompressible flows in two-sided lid-driven square cavities. Part I - FDM. CFD Letters, 2, 13-24.

ARUMUGA PERUMAL, D. & DASS, A. K. 2010b. Simulation of incompressible flows in two-sided lid-driven square cavities. Part II - LBM. CFD Letters, 2, 25-38.

ARUMUGA PERUMAL, D., KUMAR, G. V. S. & DASS, A. K. 2010. Application of Lattice Boltzmann Method to fluid flows in microgeometries. CFD Letters, 2, 75-84.

BAGABIR, A., BALABEL, A. & EL-ASKARY, W. A. 2010. On the dynamics of shock-interface interaction using the level set method. CFD Letters, 2, 179-196.

BHADAURIA, R., PIDAPARTI, R. M. & GAD-EL-HAK, M. 2010. Solution of two-dimensional viscous flow driven by motion of flexible walls. CFD Letters, 2, 1-12.

EL-BEHERY, S. M., HAMED, M. H., EL-KADI, M. A. & IBRAHIM, K. A. 2010. Numerical simulation and CFD-based correlation of erosion threshold gas velocity in pipe bends. CFD Letters, 2, 39-53.

FAN, Y. & SI, P. 2010. The study of numerical simulation of Oxygenenriched burner system. CFD Letters, 2, 197-207.

FIEDLER, B. H. & GARFIELD, G. S. 2010. Axisymmetric vortex simulations with various turbulence models. CFD Letters, 2, 112-122.

GERA, B., SHARMA, P. K. & SINGH, R. K. 2010. Numerical study of passive catalytic recombiner for hydrogen mitigation. CFD Letters, 2, 123-136.

MURIEL, A. 2010. Simulating multi-component systems to study turbulence. CFD Letters, 2, ii-iv.

OTHMAN, S., WAHAB, A. A. & RAGHAVAN, V. R. 2010. Validation by PIV of the numerical study of flow in the plenum chamber of a swirling fluidized bed. CFD Letters, 2, 85-96.

PARAMASIVAM, V., FILIPOVIC, N., MUTHUSAMY, K., RAFIQ, M. & KADIR, A. 2010. Finite element computation for solving pulsatile blood flow: Relevance in assessing the flow dynamics in abdominal aortic aneurysms. CFD Letters, 2, 149-161.

SAQR, K. M. 2010. Large Eddy Simulation: The demand for a universal measure of resolution. CFD Letters, 2, ii-iii.

SELVAN, M. M. 2010. Mixed convection in a lid-driven cavity utilizing nanofluids. CFD Letters, 2, 163-175.

SHARM, P. K., GERA, B. & SINGH, R. K. 2010. A CFD validation of fire dynamics simulator for corner fire. CFD Letters, 2, 137-148.

SIDIK, N. A. C., HORNG, N. C., MUSSA, M. A. & ABDULLAH, S. 2010. Simulation of rarefied gas flow in slip and transitional regimes by the lattice Boltzmann method. CFD Letters, 2, 66-74.

WANG, X., HUANG, C. & CAO, W. 2010. CFD study on inter-action between non-isothermal airflow and buoyancy plume in an air- conditioned space. CFD Letters, 2, 106-111.

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