Publications

REFEREED JOURNAL ARTICLES 

(Italic: student or postdoc of CRFEL; *: corresponding author)
 

[20] H. ZhangP. YiS. Yang*, "Mixing and Thermodynamic Phase Separation in Supercritical CO2 Oxy-Combustion Systems", J. Supercrit. Fluids Under Review.

[19] S.R. NarayananS. Yang*, "Airborne Transmission of Virus-Laden Aerosols inside a Music Classroom: Effects of Portable Purifiers and Aerosol Injection Rates", Phys. Fluids 33 (2) (2021) 033307. [Editor's Pick & Featured Articlehttps://doi.org/10.1063/5.0042474

[18] D. ZhouS. Yang*, "Soot-Based Global Pathway Analysis: Soot Formation and Evolution at Elevated Pressures in Co-flow Diffusion Flames", Combust. Flame 227 (2021) 255-270https://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2021.01.007

[17] S. Shao, D. Zhou, R. He, J. Li, S. Zou, K. Mallery, S.K. Sankar, S. Yang*, J. Hong*, "Risk assessment of airborne transmission of COVID-19 by asymptomatic individuals under different practical settings", J. Aerosol Sci. 151 (2021) 05661https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jaerosci.2020.105661

[16] T. Chen*, T. TanejaA.C. Rousso, S. YangE. Kolemen, Y. Ju, “Time-resolved in situ measurements and predictions of plasma-assisted methane reforming in a nanosecond-pulsed discharge”, Proc. Combust. Inst. 38 (4) (2021) 6533-6540. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2020.06.100

2020:

[15] S. ZouD. ZhouS. Yang*, "Effects of Evaporation and Fuel Properties on Liquid Jets in Supersonic Crossflow: a Computational study using a compressible Eulerian-Lagrangian solver", Atomization and Sprays 30 (9) (2020) 675-696. https://doi.org/10.1615/AtomizSpr.2020034860

[14] S. Yang, J.K. Lew, M.E. Mueller*, "Large Eddy Simulation of soot evolution in turbulent reacting flows: Strain-Sensitive Transport Approach for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons", Combust. Flame 220 (2020) 219-234. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2020.07.008

[13] J. Liu, P. Zhao*, M. Lei, S. Yang, H. Nemati, “Numerical investigation of spatial-developing turbulent heat transfer in forced convections at different supercritical pressures”, Int. J. Heat Mass Transf. 159 (2020) 120128. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2020.120128 

[12] S. Yang, X. Wang, W. Sun, V. Yang*, “Comparison of Finite Rate Chemistry and Flamelet/Progress-Variable Models: Sandia Flames and the Effect of Differential Diffusion”, Combust. Sci. Technol. 192 (7) (2020) 1137-1159. [In Celebration of 60 Years of Scholarly Contributions by Professor William A. Sirignano] https://doi.org/10.1080/00102202.2020.1754809

2019:

[11] S. Yang, X. Wang, H. Huo, W. Sun, V. Yang*, “An Efficient Finite-Rate Chemistry Model for a Preconditioned Compressible Flow Solver and its Comparison with the Flamelet/Progress-Variable Model”, Combust. Flame 210 (2019) 172-182. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2019.08.035

[10] S. Yang, J.K. Lew, M.E. Mueller*, “Large Eddy Simulation of soot evolution in turbulent reacting flows: Presumed subfilter PDF model for soot-turbulence-chemistry interactions”, Combust. Flame 209 (2019) 200-213. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2019.07.040

[9] S. Yang*, M.E. Mueller, “A Multi-Moment Sectional Method (MMSM) for tracking the soot Number Density Function”, Proc. Combust. Inst. 37 (1) (2019) 1041-1048. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2018.06.107

Before 2018:

[8] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, V. Yang*, “Multiscale modeling and general theory of non-equilibrium plasma-assisted ignition and combustion”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 50 (2017) 433001. https://doi.org/10.1088/1361-6463/aa87ee

[7] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, W. Sun*, S. Menon*, “Sensitivity of predictions to chemical kinetics models in a temporally evolving turbulent non-premixed flame”, Combust. Flame 183 (2017) 224-241. [Feature Articlehttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2017.05.016

[6] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, S. Menon, W. Sun*, “Parallel On-the-fly Adaptive Kinetics in Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Premixed Flame”, Proc. Combust. Inst. 36 (2) (2017) 2025–2032. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2016.07.021

[5] A. Rousso, S. Yang, J. Lefkowitz, W. Sun, Y. Ju*, “Low Temperature Oxidation and Pyrolysis of n-Heptane in Nanosecond-pulsed Plasma Discharges”, Proc. Combust. Inst. 36 (3) (2017) 4105–4112. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2016.08.084

[4] S. Yang, X. Gao, V. Yang, W. Sun*, S. Nagaraja, J.K. Lefkowitz, Y. Ju, “Nanosecond Pulsed Plasma Activated C2H4/O2/Ar Mixtures in a Flow Reactor”, J. Propul. Power 32 (5) (2016) 1240-1252. https://doi.org/10.2514/1.B36060

[3] X. Gao, S. Yang, W. Sun*, “A global pathway selection algorithm for the reduction of detailed chemical kinetic mechanisms”, Combust. Flame 167 (2016) 238-247. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2016.02.007

[2] Y. Ju*, J.K. Lefkowitz, C.B. Reuter, S.H. Won, X. Yang, S. Yang, W. Sun, Z. Jiang, Q. Chen, “Plasma Assisted Low Temperature Combustion”, Plasma Chem. Plasma Process. 36 (1) (2016) 85–105. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11090-015-9657-2

[1] S. Yang, A. Kurganov, Y. Liu*, “Well-Balanced Central Schemes on Overlapping Cells with Constant Subtraction Techniques for the Saint-Venant Shallow Water System”, J. Sci. Comput. 63 (3) (2015) 678-698. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10915-014-9908-z

 

REFEREED CONFERENCE PROCEEDINGS

(Peer-Reviewed; Italic: student or postdoc of CRFEL; *: corresponding author)

[25] T.S. TanejaS. Yang*“Numerical Modeling of Plasma Assisted Pyrolysis and Combustion of Ammonia”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, paper 2021-1972. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-1972

[24] D. ZhouH. ZhangS. Yang*“Computational Diagnostics for Reacting Flows with Global Pathway Analysis Aided by Chemical Explosive Mode Analysis”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, paper AIAA 2021-1368. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-1368

[23] K.C. Bavandla, A. Tripathi, D. Zhou, Z. Sun, S. Yang*“Comparison between Flat and Creviced Pistons in a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine (CT-RCEM)”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, paper AIAA 2021-0797. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-0797

[22] H. ZhangS. Yang*“Multi-component transcritical flow simulation based on in situ adaptive tabulation of vapor-liquid equilibrium solutions”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, paper AIAA 2021-0549. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-0549

[21] D. Zhou, A. Vaage, W.R. Boyette, T. Guiberti, W.L. Roberts, S. Yang*“A Numerical Study on Soot Formation and Evolution in Pressurized Turbulent Sooting Flames”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, paper AIAA 2021-0189. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2021-0189

2020:

[20] R. Rangarajan, H. Zhang, P.J. Strykowski, A. Hoxie, S. YangV. Srinivasan*, "Atomization of High Viscosity Liquids Using a Two-Fluid Counterflow Nozzle: Experiments and Modeling", ASME Turbo Expo 2020: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition. American Society of Mechanical Engineers Digital Collection, Sep. 2020, paper GT2020-15691, V04BT04A022. https://doi.org/10.1115/GT2020-15691

[19] K.C. Bavandla, D. Zhou, A. Tripathi, Z. Sun, S. Yang*, “Numerical Simulation of a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression Machine”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-2147. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-2147

[18] S.R. NarayananS. Yang*, S.L. Girshick, “Hybrid Method of Moments to Predict Nanoparticle Nucleation, Growth and Charging in Dusty Plasmas”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-2156. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-2156

[17] P. YiH. ZhangS. Yang*, “Evaluation of a non-equilibrium multi-component evaporation model for blended diesel/alcohol droplets”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-2049. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-2049

[16] D. ZhouS. Yang*, “A robust reacting flow solver with detailed transport, chemistry, and steady-state preserving splitting schemes based on OpenFOAM and Cantera”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-2139. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-2139

[15] P. YiH. ZhangS. Yang*, “Thermodynamic Analysis of Supercritical CO2 Systems”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-2086. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-2086

[14] D. ZhouS. ZouS. Yang*, “A Numerical Study on Soot Formation and Evolution in Co-flow Diffusion Flames under Elevated Pressures”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-1658. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-1658

[13] H. ZhangK.C. Bavandla, X Gao, J Gao, P. YiS. Yang*, “Optimization and uncertainty quantification of spray break-up submodel with regularized multi-task neural nets”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-0909. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-0909

[12] D. ZhouS. ZouS. Yang*, “An OpenFOAM-based fully compressible reacting flow solver with detailed transport and chemistry for high-speed combustion simulations”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, paper AIAA 2020-0872. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2020-0872

2019:

[11] T. Chen, S. Yang, A.C. Rousso, B.M. Goldberg, S. Wu, E. Kolemen, Y. Ju*, “Time-Resolved Electron Temperature and Species Measurements and Predictions of Plasma-Assisted Reforming of Methane”, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, paper AIAA 2019-0465. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2019-0465

2018 and Before:

[10] S. Yang, X. Wang, V. Yang*, W. Sun, “Comparison of Finite-Rate Chemistry and Flamelet/Progress-Variable Models II: Sandia Flame E”, 56th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2018), paper AIAA 2018-1427. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2018-1427 

[9] S. Yang, Y. Li, X. Wang, U. Unnikrishnan, V. Yang*, W. Sun, “Comparison of Tabulation and Correlated Dynamic Evaluation of Real Fluid Properties for Supercritical Mixing”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), paper AIAA 2017-4858. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-4858 

[8] U. Unnikrishnan, X. Wang, S. Yang, V. Yang*, “Subgrid Scale Modeling of the Equation of State for Turbulent Flows under Supercritical Conditions”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), paper AIAA 2017-4855. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-4855

[7] S. Yang, X. Gao, W. Sun*, “Global Pathway Analysis of the Extinction and Re-ignition of a Turbulent Non-Premixed Flame”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), paper AIAA 2017-4850. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-4850 

[6] X. Gao, S. Yang, B. Wu, W. Sun*, “The effects of ozonolysis activated autoignition on non-premixed jet flame dynamics: a numerical and experimental study”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), paper AIAA 2017-4774. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-4774 

[5] Y. Zhang, S. Yang, W. Sun, V. Yang*, “Effects of Non-Equilibrium Plasma Discharge on Ignition and NTC Chemistry of DME/O2/Ar Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), paper AIAA 2017-4773. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-4773 

[4] S. Yang, X. Wang, V. Yang*, W. Sun, H. Huo, “Comparison of Flamelet/Progress-Variable and Finite-Rate Chemistry LES Models in a Preconditioning Scheme”, 55th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2017), paper AIAA 2017-0605. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2017-0605

[3] S. Yang, V. Yang, W. Sun*, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, Y. Ju, X. Gou, “Parallel On-the-fly Adaptive Kinetics for Non-Equilibrium Plasma Discharges of C2H4/O2/Ar Mixture”, 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2016), paper AIAA 2016-0195. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2016-0195

[2] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun*, V. Yang, “A Detailed Comparison of Thermal Ignition and Nanosecond Pulsed Plasma Assisted Ignition of Hydrogen Air Mixtures”, 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2015), paper AIAA 2015-1615. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2015-1615 

[1] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, V. Yang, W. Sun*, J.K. Lefkowitz, Y. Ju, “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Nanosecond-Pulsed Plasma Activated C2H4/O2/Ar Mixtures in a Low Temperature Flow Reactor”, 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2015), paper AIAA 2015-1614. https://doi.org/10.2514/6.2015-1614

 

CONTRIBUTED PAPERS PRESENTED AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS, CONFERENCES, ETC.

(italic: student or postdoc of CRFEL)

[64] S. Zou, D. Zhou, S. Yang, “Investigation of the evaporation and fuel property effect on liquid jets in supersonic crossflow”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-2H10.

[63] P. Yi, H. Zhang, S. Yang, “Evaluation of a nonequilibrium evaporation model for blended diesel/alcohol droplets”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-2H09.

[62] D. Zhou, H. Zhang, S. Yang, “A robust reacting flow solver with detailed transport, chemistry, well-balanced splitting schemes, and computational diagnostics based on OpenFOAM and Cantera”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-2E07.

[61] K.C. Bavandla, D. Zhou, A. Tripathi, Z. Sun, S. Yang, “Detailed chemical kinetic investigations in a Controlled Trajectory - Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine (CT-RCEM)”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-2A04.

[60] D. Zhou, A. Vaage, W.R. Boyette, T.F. Guiberti, W.L. Roberts, S. Yang, “Soot formation and evolution in pressurized sooting turbulent jet flames”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-2D03.

[59] D. Zhou, H. Zhang, S. Yang, “A chemical explosive mode analysis aided global pathway analysis method”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-1D13.

[58] T.S. Taneja, S. Yang, “Numerical modeling of plasma assisted ignition of ammonia in a dielectric barrier discharge reactor”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-1E12.

[57] D. Zhou, S. Zou, S. Yang, “Supersonic combustion simulations via a fully compressible reacting flow solver with detailed transport and chemistry based on OpenFOAM and Cantera”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-1D07.

[56] D. Zhou, S. Yang, “A soot-based global pathway analysis method for reacting kinetic analysis in sooting flames”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-1A06.

[55] H. Zhang, S. Yang, “An in situ adaptive tabulation based approach to multi-component transcritical flow simulation”, 12th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2021), College Station, TX, May 2021, paper usncm12-1E01.

[54] H. Zhang, S. Yang, “Multi-component transcritical flow simulation using in situ adaptive tabulation of vapor-liquid equilibrium solutions”, ILASS-Americas 31st Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, May 2021, paper 23.

[53] T. Chen, T. Taneja, A.C. Rousso, S. Yang, E. Kolemen, Y. Ju, “Time-resolved in situ measurements and predictions of plasma-assisted methane reforming in a nanosecond-pulsed discharge”, 38th International Symposium on Combustion, Melbourne, Australia, Jan. 2021, paper 2G02.

[52] T.S. TanejaS. Yang, “Numerical Modeling of Plasma Assisted Pyrolysis and Combustion of Ammonia”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2021, paper 2021-1972.  

[51] D. ZhouH. ZhangS. Yang, “Computational Diagnostics for Reacting Flows with Global Pathway Analysis Aided by Chemical Explosive Mode Analysis”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2021, paper AIAA 2021-1368.  

[50] K.C. Bavandla, A. Tripathi, D. Zhou, Z. Sun, S. Yang, “Comparison between Flat and Creviced Pistons in a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine (CT-RCEM)”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2021, paper AIAA 2021-0797.  

[49] H. ZhangS. Yang, “Multi-component transcritical flow simulation based on in situ adaptive tabulation of vapor-liquid equilibrium solutions”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2021, paper AIAA 2021-0549.  

[48] D. ZhouA. Vaage, W.R. Boyette, T. Guiberti, W.L. Roberts, S. Yang, “A Numerical Study on Soot Formation and Evolution in Pressurized Turbulent Sooting Flames”, AIAA Scitech 2021 Forum, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2021, paper AIAA 2021-0189.  

2020:
 

[47] D. ZhouA. Vaage, W. Boyette, T. Guiberti, W. Roberts, S. Yang, “Global pathway analysis for soot formation and evolution in pressurized sooting turbulent jet flames”, 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2020), Chicago, IL, Nov. 2020, Abstract Z15.00002.

[46] S. ZouD. ZhouS. Yang, “Evaporation effect of liquid jet in supersonic crossflow”, 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2020), Chicago, IL, Nov. 2020, Abstract Z14.00005.

[45] H. ZhangS. Yang, “Simulation of multi-component transcritical flow using in situ adaptive tabulation of vapor-liquid equilibrium solutions”, 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2020), Chicago, IL, Nov. 2020, Abstract Z14.00004. 

[44] L. WadsworthT.S. TanejaS. Yang, “Detailed Spray Modeling of an Outwardly Opening Injector and its Impact on the Performance of a GDI Engine Operating in a Lean Stratified Combustion Mode”, 73rd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2020), Chicago, IL, Nov. 2020, Abstract Z14.00003. 

[43] R. Rangarajan, H. Zhang, P.J. Strykowski, A. Hoxie, S. YangV. Srinivasan, "Atomization of High Viscosity Liquids Using a Two-Fluid Counterflow Nozzle: Experiments and Modeling", ASME Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition (Turbo Expo) 2020, Sep. 2020, paper GT2020-15691.

[42] K.C. Bavandla, D. Zhou, A. Tripathi, Z. Sun, S. Yang“Numerical Simulation of a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression Machine”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-2147.

[41] S.R. NarayananS. Yang, S.L. Girshick, “Hybrid Method of Moments to Predict Nanoparticle Nucleation, Growth and Charging in Dusty Plasmas”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-2156.

[40] P. YiH. ZhangS. Yang“Evaluation of a non-equilibrium multi-component evaporation model for blended diesel/alcohol droplets”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-2049.

[39] D. ZhouS. Yang“A robust reacting flow solver with detailed transport, chemistry, and steady-state preserving splitting schemes based on OpenFOAM and Cantera”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-2139.

[38] P. YiH. ZhangS. Yang“Thermodynamic Analysis of Supercritical CO2 Systems”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-2086.

[37] D. ZhouS. ZouS. Yang“A Numerical Study on Soot Formation and Evolution in Co-flow Diffusion Flames under Elevated Pressures”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-1658.

[36] H. ZhangK.C. Bavandla, X Gao, J Gao, P. YiS. Yang“Optimization and uncertainty quantification of spray break-up submodel with regularized multi-task neural nets”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-0909.

[35] D. ZhouS. ZouS. Yang“An OpenFOAM-based fully compressible reacting flow solver with detailed transport and chemistry for high-speed combustion simulations”, AIAA Scitech 2020 Forum, Orlando, FL, Jan. 2020, paper AIAA 2020-0872.

2019:

[34] X. GaoH. ZhangK. BavandlaP. YiS. Yang, “Uncertainty quantification and optimization of spray break-up submodel using regularized multi-task neural nets”, 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2019), Seattle, WA, Nov. 2019, Abstract Q17. 00003. 

[33] H. ZhangP. YiS. Yang, “A non-equilibrium multi-component evaporation model for blended diesel/alcohol droplets”, 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2019), Seattle, WA, Nov. 2019, Abstract L22. 00003.

[32] S. YangD. ZhouH. Zhang, “Soot chemical pathways under elevated pressures in co-flow ethylene flames”, 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2019), Seattle, WA, Nov. 2019, Abstract L01.00003.

[31] A. Hoxie, E. Johnson, V. Srinivasan, P. Rohrbach, S. YangK. BavandlaH. Zhang, “Spray Atomization Using Bubbles Generated by a Two-Phase Counterflow Mixing”, 72nd Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2019), Seattle, WA, Nov. 2019, Abstract G28.00007.

[30] P. YiS. Yang, T. Li, Y. Li, R. He, “An improved non-equilibrium multi-component evaporation model for blended diesel/alcohol droplets and sprays”, ILASS-Americas 30th Annual Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems (2019), Tempe, AZ, May 2019, paper 20.

[29] P.J. Milan, Y. Li, X. Wang, S. Yang, W. Sun, V. Yang, “Time-efficient methods for real fluid property evaluation in numerical simulation of chemically reacting flows”, 11th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2019), Pasadena, CA, Mar. 2019, paper usncm11-2C03. 

[28] K.C. Bavandla, A. Tripathi, Z. Sun, S. Yang, “Numerical Simulation of a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine”, 11th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2019), Pasadena, CA, Mar. 2019, paper usncm11-1E15. 

[27] T. ChenS. Yang, A.C. Rousso, B.M. Goldberg, S. Wu, E. Kolemen, Y. Ju, “Time-Resolved Electron Temperature and Species Measurements and Predictions of Plasma-Assisted Reforming of Methane”, AIAA Scitech 2019 Forum, San Diego, CA, Jan. 2019, paper AIAA 2019-0465.

2018 and Before:

[26] S. Yang, M.E. Mueller, “Evaluation of a conditional presumed subfilter PDF model in LES of turbulent nonpremixed sooting flames”, 71st Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2018), Atlanta, GA, Nov. 2018, Abstract F02.00001.

[25] S. Yang, “A Numerical Investigation for the Effects of Non-Equilibrium Plasma on Two-Stage Ignition of DME/O2/Ar Mixtures”, Richard J. Goldstein Symposium (2018), University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, Oct., 2018.

[24] S. YangM.E. Mueller, “A Multi-Moment Sectional Method (MMSM) for tracking the soot Number Density Function”, 37th International Symposium on Combustion (2018), Dublin, Ireland, Jul. - Aug. 2018, paper 5C02.

[23] S. Yang, J.K. Lew, M.E. Mueller, “Subfilter and Transport Modeling for Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Nonpremixed Sooting Flames”, 2018 Spring Technical Meeting Central States Section of the Combustion Institute, Minneapolis, MN, May 2018, paper C301.

[22] S. YangM.E. Mueller, “A Multi-Moment Sectional Method to Predict the Soot Size Distribution”, 2018 Spring Technical Meeting Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, State College, PA, Mar. 2018, paper 1B08.

[21] S. Yang, J.K. Lew, M.E. Mueller, “Subfilter Transport Modeling for Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Nonpremixed Sooting Flames”, 2018 Spring Technical Meeting Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, State College, PA, Mar. 2018, paper 1B09.

[20] S. Yang, X. Wang, V. Yang, W. Sun, “Comparison of Finite‐Rate Chemistry and Flamelet/Progress‐Variable Models II: Sandia Flame E”, 56th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2018), Kissimmee, FL, Jan., 2018, paper AIAA 2018-1427. 

[19] J.K. Lew, S. Yang, M.E. Mueller, “Evaluation of a strain-sensitive transport model in LES of turbulent nonpremixed sooting flames”, 70th Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics (2017), Denver, CO, Nov. 2017, Abstract F2.00008.

[18] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, W. Sun, S. Menon, “Extinction and re-ignition predictions of a time-evolving turbulent non-premixed flame: sensitivity to chemical kinetics models”, 6th International Workshop on Model Reduction in Reactive Flow (IWMRRF) (2017), Princeton, NJ, Jul. 2017.

[17] X. Gao, S. Yang, W. Sun, “Using Global Pathway to Understand Chemical Kinetics”, 6th International Workshop on Model Reduction in Reactive Flow (IWMRRF) (2017), Princeton, NJ, Jul. 2017.

[16] S. Yang, Y. Li, X. Wang, U. Unnikrishnan, V. Yang, W. Sun, “Comparison of Tabulation and Correlated Dynamic Evaluation of Real Fluid Properties for Supercritical Mixing”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), Atlanta, GA, Jul. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-4858. 

[15] U. Unnikrishnan, X. Wang, S. Yang, V. Yang, “Subgrid Scale Modeling of the Equation of State for Turbulent Flows under Supercritical Conditions”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), Atlanta, GA, Jul. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-4855.

[14] S. Yang, X. Gao, W. Sun, “Global Pathway Analysis of the Extinction and Re-ignition of a Turbulent Non-Premixed Flame”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), Atlanta, GA, Jul. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-4850. 

[13] X. GaoS. Yang, B. Wu, W. Sun, “The effects of ozonolysis activated autoignition on non-premixed jet flame dynamics: a numerical and experimental study”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), Atlanta, GA, Jul. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-4774. 

[12] Y. ZhangS. Yang, W. Sun, V. Yang, “Effects of Non-Equilibrium Plasma Discharge on Ignition and NTC Chemistry of DME/O2/Ar Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference (2017), Atlanta, GA, Jul. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-4773. 

[11] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, W. Sun, S. Menon, “Sensitivity to Chemical Kinetics Models in Time-Evolving Turbulent Non-Premixed Flames”, 10th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2017), College Park, MD, Apr. 2017, paper usncm10-3J05.

[10] Y. Zhang, S. Yang, W. Sun, V. Yang, “Effects of Non-Equilibrium Plasma Discharge on Ignition and LTC of DME/O2/Ar Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, 10th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2017), College Park, MD, Apr. 2017, paper usncm10-1E05.

[9] S. Yang, X. Wang, V. Yang, W. Sun, H. Huo, “Comparison of Flamelet/Progress-Variable and Finite-Rate Chemistry LES Models in a Preconditioning Scheme”, 55th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2017), Dallas, TX, Jan. 2017, paper AIAA 2017-0605.

[8] A. RoussoS. Yang, J. Lefkowitz, W. Sun, Y. Ju, “Low Temperature Oxidation and Pyrolysis of n-Heptane in Nanosecond-pulsed Plasma Discharges”, 36th International Symposium on Combustion (2016), Seoul, South Korea, Aug. 2016, paper 5J04.

[7] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, S. Menon, W. Sun, “Parallel On-the-fly Adaptive Kinetics in Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Premixed Flame”, 36th International Symposium on Combustion (2016), Seoul, South Korea, Aug. 2016, paper 4A03.

[6] A. Rousso, J.K. Lefkowitz, S. Yang, W. Sun, Y. Ju, “N-Heptane Low Temperature Oxidation Kinetics in Nanosecond-pulsed Plasma Discharges”, 2016 Spring Technical Meeting Eastern States Section of the Combustion Institute, Princeton, NJ, Mar. 2016, paper 2A15.

[5] Y. LiuS. Yang, A. Kurganov, “Central scheme on overlapping cells and a well-balanced reformulation for solving the shallow water equation”, 40th SIAM Southeastern Atlantic Section Conference (SIAM-SEAS) Applied Mathematics (2016), Athens, GA, Mar. 2016, Submission 167.

[4] S. Yang, V. Yang, W. Sun, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, Y. Ju, X. Gou, “Parallel On-the-fly Adaptive Kinetics for Non-Equilibrium Plasma Discharges of C2H4/O2/Ar Mixture”, 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2016), San Diego, CA, Jan. 2016, paper AIAA 2016-0195.

[3] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, V. Yang, J.K. Lefkowitz, Y. Ju, “Numerical and Experimental Study of Pulsed Nanosecond Plasma Discharges for C2H4/O2/Ar Gas Mixtures in a Low Temperature Reactor”, 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting (2015), Cincinnati, OH, May 2015, paper usncm9-3B01.

[2] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, V. Yang, “A Detailed Comparison of Thermal Ignition and Nanosecond Pulsed Plasma Assisted Ignition of Hydrogen Air Mixtures”, 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2015), Kissimmee, FL, Jan., 2015, paper AIAA 2015-1615. 

[1] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, V. Yang, W. Sun, J.K. Lefkowitz, Y. Ju, “Numerical and Experimental Investigation of Nanosecond-Pulsed Plasma Activated C2H4/O2/Ar Mixtures in a Low Temperature Flow Reactor”, 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2015), Kissimmee, FL, Jan., 2015, paper AIAA 2015-1614. 

 

CONTRIBUTED POSTERS PRESENTED AT PROFESSIONAL MEETINGS, CONFERENCES, ETC.

(Underline: presenting authoritalic: student of CRFEL)

[12] D. ZhouS. ZouS. Yang, “Modeling the airborne transmission of COVID-19 under different indoor settings”, 2020 Institute for Engineering in Medicine (IEM) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 2020

[11] T.S. TanejaS.R. NarayananS. Yang, “Modeling the transmission of virus laden aerosols within the lung airways”, 2020 Institute for Engineering in Medicine (IEM) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 2020

[10] S.R. NarayananS. Yang, “Risk assessment of the airborne transmission of COVID-19 by musicians in different settings”, 2020 Institute for Engineering in Medicine (IEM) Annual Conference, Minneapolis, MN, Sept. 2020

[9] D. ZhouS. Zou, S. Yang, “Supersonic Combustion Simulation with Detailed Transport, Chemistry and Fuel Spray”, 2020 Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Research Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN, Apr. 2020

[8] P. Yi, H. ZhangS. Yang, “Thermodynamics and Phase Analysis of Supercritical CO2 Systems”, 2020 Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Research Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN, Apr. 2020. 

2019:

[7] S.R. NarayananS. Yang, S.L. Girshick, “Numerical modeling of Low-Pressure RF Nanodusty Plasma using a Hybrid Method of Moments”, 10th Annual Meeting of the DOE Center for Control of Plasma Kinetics, College Park, MD, May 2019. 

[6] K.C. Bavandla, A. Tripathi, Z. Sun, S. Yang, “Numerical Simulation of a Controlled Trajectory Rapid Compression and Expansion Machine (CT-RCEM)”, 2019 Minnesota Supercomputing Institute Research Exhibition, Minneapolis, MN, Apr. 2019. 

2018 and Before:

[5] S. Yang, J.K. Lew, M.E. Mueller, “Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Nonpremixed Sooting Flames: Subfilter and Transport Modeling”, 4th International Sooting Flame (ISF) Workshop (2018), Dublin, Ireland, Jul. 2018.

[4] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, W. Sun, V. Yang, S. Menon, “Sensitivity of Extinction & Re-ignition Predictions to Finite-Rate Chemical Models in a Temporally Evolving Turbulent Non-Premixed Syngas Flame”, ASME Turbo Expo 2017: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, Charlotte, NC, Jun. 2017, GT2017-64558; 2016 University Turbine Systems Research (UTSR) Workshop, National Energy Technology Laboratory, Blacksburg, VA, Nov. 2016; 10th Annual AE Expo (2016), Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, Sep. 2016.

[3] S. Yang, R. Ranjan, V. Yang, S. Menon, W. Sun, “Parallel On-the-fly Adaptive Kinetics in Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Premixed Flame”, 2015 University Turbine Systems Research (UTSR) Workshop, National Energy Technology Laboratory, Atlanta, GA, Nov. 2015.

[2] X. Gao, S. Yang, W. Sun, “A Global Pathway Selection Method for the Reduction of Detailed Chemical Kinetic Mechanisms”, 2015 University Turbine Systems Research (UTSR) Workshop, National Energy Technology Laboratory, Atlanta, GA, Nov. 2015.

[1] S. Yang, S. Nagaraja, W. Sun, V. Yang, “Numerical Investigation of Nanosecond-Pulsed Plasma Activated C2H4/O2/Ar Mixture in a Low Temperature Flow Reactor”, Heat Transfer, Combustion and Energy Systems (HTCE) Student Poster Session of 2015 Woodruff Lecture, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, Feb. 2015; 8th & 9th Annual AE Expo (2014 & 2015), Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, Sep. 2014 & 2015.