Research

Refereed Publications

J15. Dodd M.S. & Ferrante A. (2016)
"On the interaction of Taylor lengthscale size droplets and isotropic turbulence"
J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 806, pp. 356-412 | DOI | Google Scholar
Featured article of "Droplets in turbulence: a new perspective" by Prof. M. Maxey in Focus on Fluids of J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 816 (2017) | DOI 

J14. Dodd M.S. & Ferrante A. (2014)
"A fast pressure-correction method for incompressible two-fluid flows"
J. Comput. Physics, Vol. 273, pp. 416–434 | DOI | Google Scholar

J13. Baraldi A., Dodd M.S. & Ferrante A. (2014)
"A mass-conserving volume-of-fluid method: volume tracking and droplet surface-tension in incompressible isotropic turbulence"
Computers & Fluids, Vol. 96, pp. 322-337 | DOI | Google Scholar

J12. Lucci F., L’Vov V., Ferrante A., Rosso M. & Elghobashi S. E. (2013)
"Eulerian-Lagrangian bridge for the energy and dissipation spectra in isotropic turbulence"
Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, July 2013, pp.1-17 | DOI | Google Scholar

J11. Lucci F., Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2011)
"Is Stokes number an appropriate indicator for turbulence modulation by particles of Taylor-length-scale size?"
Physics of Fluids, Vol. 23, 025101, pp. 1-7 | DOI | Google Scholar

J10. Ferrante A., Matheou G. & Dimotakis P.E. (2011)
"LES of an inclined sonic jet into a turbulent crossflow at Mach 3.6"
J. of Turbulence, Vol. 12, N. 2, pp. 1-32 | DOI | Google Scholar

J09. Lucci F., Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2010)
"Modulation of isotropic turbulence by particles of Taylor-length-scale size"
J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 650, pp. 5-55 | DOI | Video | Google Scholar
Featured article in Focus on Fluids of J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 650 (2010) | DOI | PDF

J08. L'vov V.S., Pomyalov A., Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. (2007)
"Analytical model of the time developing turbulent boundary layer"
J. of Exp. and Theor. Phys. Lett., Vol. 86, pp. 102-107 | DOI | Google Scholar

J07. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2007)
"On the accuracy of the two-fluid formulation in DNS of bubble-laden turbulent boundary layers"
Physics of Fluids, Vol. 19, 045105, pp. 1-8 | DOI | Google Scholar

J06. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2007)
"On the effects of microbubbles on Taylor-Green vortex flow"
J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 572, pp. 145-177 | DOI | Google Scholar

J05. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2005)
"Reynolds number effect on drag reduction in a microbubble-laden spatially-developing turbulent boundary layer"
J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 543, pp. 93-106 | DOI | Google Scholar

J04. Ferrante A., Elghobashi S., Adams P., Valenciano M. & Longmire D. (2004)
"Evolution of Quasi-Streamwise Vortex Tubes and Wall Streaks in a Bubble-Laden Turbulent Boundary Layer over a Flat Plate"
Physics of Fluids, Vol. 16 (n.9), S2 | DOI | Video | Google Scholar

J03. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2004)
"On the physical mechanisms of drag reduction in a spatially developing turbulent boundary layer laden with microbubbles"
J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 503, pp. 345-355 | DOI | Google Scholar

J02. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2004)
"A robust method for generating inflow conditions for direct numerical simulations of spatially-developing turbulent boundary layers"
J. Comput. Physics, Vol. 198, pp. 372-387 | DOI | Google Scholar

J01. Ferrante A. & Elghobashi S. E. (2003)
"On the physical mechanisms of two-way coupling in particle-laden isotropic turbulence"
Physics of Fluids, Vol. 15 (n.2), pp. 315-329 | DOI | Google Scholar