Here you find information about the preliminary schedule.

October 4th 2018
Starting at 09:00 Badge and Bag collection (Registration) in the convention center (coffee will be available)
10:00 – 10:20 Welcome by the chair and co-chair
10:20 – 11:10 1st Keynote: Large-Eddy Simulations of inert and reacting transcritical real gas flows
Prof. Michael Pfitzner, Universität der Bundeswehr München
11:10 – 12:00 1st Session

  • When turbulence meets a vanishing sound speed, E. Touber, Imperial College London
  • Entropy generation in laminar and turbulent adiabatic boundary layers of complex fluids, M. Pini, TU Delft
12:00 – 13:00 lunch
13:00 – 13:50 2nd Keynote: Issues with non-ideal fluid properties for developing supercritical CO2 power cycle technology
Prof. Jeong Ik Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology
13:50 – 15:30 2nd Session Part 1

  • Robust Optimization of a Supersonic ORC Turbine Cascade under a probabilistic constraint:
    a Quantile-based Approach, N. Razaaly, Politecnico di Milano
  • Improving the effectiveness of shape-optimization by applying uncertainty quantification techniques to a supersonic axial-flow turbine nozzle for organic vapours, G. Persico, Politecnico di Milano
  • Performance Evaluation of a Bellow-Actuated Fast Opening Valve Design for Application in Non-Ideal Compressible Fluid Dynamic Studies, N. B. Chandrasekaran, TU Delft
  • Numerical simulation of cryogenic flows in rocket combustion chambers, S. Fechter, DLR
15:30 – 15:50 Coffee Break
15:50 – 17:30 2nd Session Part 2

  • A non-equilibrium model for weakly compressible multi-component flows, B. Re, Universität Zürich
  • Highly efficient Euler-Euler approach with source-term tabulation for condensing wet steam flows, P. Post, RUB
  • Examination of potential phase change in high-pressure multi-species turbulent flows, J. Bellan, Caltech
  • Shock-induced energy conversion in non-ideal fluids, E. Touber, Imperial College London
19:00 Buffet Dinner at Mercure hotel


October 5th 2018
Starting at 09:00 Badge and Bag collection (Registration) in the convention center (coffee will be available)
09:30 – 10:20 3rd Keynote: Prof. Matthias Ihme, Stanford University
10:20 – 12:00 3rd Session

  • Experimental Investigations of heat transfer processes in cooling channels for cryogenic Hydrogen and Methane at supercritical pressure, J. Haemisch, DLR
  • Modelling the response of supercritical oxygen-hydrogen flames to forced acoustic perturbations, J. Hardi, DLR
  • CFD Simulation of LOx/H2 Single Coaxial Element Rocket Combustor, V. P. Zhukov, DLR
12:00 – 13:00 lunch
13:00 – 13:50 4th Keynote: Contribution to turbulent dense gas flow modeling using DNS
Dr. Alexis Giauque, École Centrale de Lyon
13:50 – 15:05 4th Session

  • Numerical investigation of Supersonic Dense-Gas Boundary Layers, L. Sciacovelli, ENSAM
  • Promoting small-scale turbulence with bulk viscosity, E. Touber, Imperial College London
15:05 – 15:40 Close and Departure