Turbulence Simulation Laboratory
University of Massachusetts Amherst

Selected Papers

G. D. Portwood, S. M. de Bruyn Kops, J. R. Taylor, H. Salehipour and C. P. Caulfield.
Robust identification of dynamically distinct regions in stratified turbulence
J. Fluid Mech., October R2, 2016.
URL portwood.pdf.

T. Watanabe, J. J. Riley, S. M. de Bruyn Kops, P. J. Diamessis, and Q. Zhou.
Turbulent/non-turbulent interfaces in wakes in stably stratified fluids.
J. Fluid Mech., June R1, 2016.
URL watanabe16a.pdf.

A. Muschinski and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Investigation of Hill's optical turbulence model by means of direct numerical simulation.
J. Opt. Soc. Am. A, 32(12):2423-2430, 2015.
URL muschinski15.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Classical turbulence scaling and intermittency in stably stratified Boussinesq turbulence.
J. Fluid Mech., 775:436-463, 2015.
URL debk15.pdf.

P. U. Karanjkar, R. J. Coolman, G. W. Huber, M. T. Blatnik, S. Almalkie, S. M. de Bruyn Kops, T. J. Mountziaris, W. C. Conner.
Production of aromatics by catalytic fast pyrolysis of cellulose in a bubbling fluidized bed reactor
AIChE Journal, 60(4):1320-1335, 2014.
URL aic14376.pdf.

S. Almalkie and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Kinetic energy dynamics in forced, homogeneous, and axisymmetric stably stratified turbulence.
J. Turbulence, 13(29):1-29, 2012.
URL almalkie12a.pdf.

S. Almalkie and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Energy dissipation rate surrogates in incompressible Navier-stokes Turbulence.
J. Fluid Mech., 697:204-236, 2012.
URL almalkie12.pdf.

D. A. Hebert S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Decaying turbulence with steady, non-uniform mean density stratification.
J. Fluid Mech., submitted.
URL hebert15.pdf.

K. J. Rao and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
A mathematical framework for forcing turbulence applied to horizontally homogeneous stratified flow.
Phys. Fluids, 23: 065110, 2011.
URL rao11.pdf.
doi:10.1063/1.3599704.

B. L. Sawford and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Direct numerical simulation and lagrangian modeling of joint scalar statistics in ternary mixing.
Phys. Fluids, 20: 095106, 2008.
URL sawford08.pdf.

M. Mortensen and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Conditional velocity statistics in the double scalar mixing layer - a mapping closure approach.
Combustion Theory and Modelling, 12 (5): 929-941, 2008.
URL mortensen08.pdf.

M. Mortensen, S. M. de Bruyn Kops, and C. M. Cha.
Direct numerical simulation of the double scalar mixing layer. Part II: Reactive scalars.
Combust. Flame, 149 (4): 392-408, 2007.
URL mortensen07a.pdf.

Y. Jang and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Pseudo-spectral numerical simulation of miscible fluids with a high density ratio.
Comput. Fluids, 36: 238-247, 2007.
URL jang07.pdf.

J. B. Perot and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Modeling turbulent dissipation at low and moderate Reynolds numbers.
J. Turbulence, 7: 1-14, 2006.
URL perot06.pdf.

D. A. Hebert and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Predicting turbulence in flows with strong stable stratification.
Phys. Fluids, 18 (6): 1-10, 2006a.
URL hebert06b.pdf.

D. A. Hebert and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Relationship between vertical shear rate and kinetic energy dissipation rate in stably stratified flows.
Geophys. Res. Let., 33: L06602, 2006b.
URL hebert06a.pdf.
doi:10.1029/2005GL025071.

C. M. Cha, S. M. de Bruyn Kops, and M. M. Mortensen.
Direct numerical simulation of the double scalar mixing layer. Part I: Passive scalar mixing and dissipation.
Phys. Fluids, 18 (067106), 2006.
URL cha06a.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and M. Mortensen.
Conditional mixing statistics in a self-similar scalar mixing layer.
Phys. Fluids, 17, 2005.
URL debk05a.pdf.
095107.

J. J. Riley and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
Dynamics of turbulence strongly influenced by buoyancy.
Phys. of Fluids, 15 (7): 2047-2059, 2003.
URL riley03.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops, J. J. Riley, and K. B. Winters.
Reynolds and Froude number scaling in stably-stratified flows.
In Reynolds Number Scaling in Turbulent Flow. Kluwer, 2003.
URL debk03a.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and J. J. Riley.
Large-eddy simulation of a reacting scalar mixing layer with Arrhenius chemistry.
Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 46 (4): 547-569, 2003.
URL debk03b.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops, J. J. Riley, and G. Kosály.
Direct numerical simulation of reacting scalar mixing layers.
Phys. Fluids, 13 (5): 1450-1465, 2001.
URL debk01a.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and J. J. Riley.
Mixing models for large-eddy simulation of non-premixed turbulent combustion.
Journal of Fluids Engineering, 123 (2): 341-346, 2001.
URL debk01c.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and J. J. Riley.
Re-examining the thermal mixing layer with numerical simulations.
Phys. Fluids, 12 (1): 185-192, 2000.
URL debk00a.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops, J. J. Riley, G. Kosály, and A. W. Cook.
Investigation of modeling for non-premixed turbulent combustion.
Flow, Turb. and Comb., 60 (1): 105-122, 1998.
URL debk98c.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and J. J. Riley.
Direct numerical simulation of laboratory experiments in isotropic turbulence.
Phys. Fluids, 10 (9): 2125-2127, 1998a.
URL debk98b.pdf.

S. M. de Bruyn Kops and J. J. Riley.
Scalar transport characteristics of the linear-eddy model.
Combust. Flame, 112 (1/2): 253-260, 1998b.
URL debk98.pdf.

A. W. Cook, J. J. Riley, and S. M. de Bruyn Kops.
A subgrid-scale model for non-premixed turbulent combustion.
In Proceedings of the Eleventh Symposium on Turbulent Shear Flows, pages 16.13-16.18, Grenoble, France, 1997.
URL cook97e.ps.


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