Publications

Lucky V. Tran, J.S. Kapat, A Coupled 0D-1D Model for Hybrid Heat Transfer Measurements, J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer. Accepted.

Srikrishna Mahadevan, Mark Ricklick, J.S. Kapat, 2012, Internal Cooling Using Porous Turbulators: Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop Measurements, J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer.

Perry L. Johnson and Jayanta S. Kapat. “Large-Eddy Simulations of a Cylindrical Film Cooling Hole”, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 27, No. 2 (2013), pp. 255-273. doi: 10.2514/1.T3890. 5th most downloaded paper in this journal in 2013.

Bonadies, Monica F., Mark Ricklick, and J. S. Kapat, Optimization of a Phase Change Thermal Storage System, J. Thermal Science & Energy Applications, Vol. 4, No. 1, 011007, March 2012. doi: 10.115/1.4005602

Valentino, Michelle I., Lucky V. Tran, Mark Ricklick, J. S. Kapat, A Study of Heat Transfer Augmentation for Recuperative Heat Exchangers: Comparison between Three Dimple Geometries, J. Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, Vol. 134, No. 7, 072303, July 2012. doi:10.115/1.4005990.

Zhuge, Jinfeng, Jihua Gou, Ruey-Hung Chen, and Jay Kapat, Finite Modeling of Post-Fire Flexural Modulus of Fiber Reinforced Polymer Composites under Constant Heat Flux, Composites Part A, vol. 42, pp. 665-674. Doi: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2011.12.023.

Zhuge, Jinfeng, Jihua Gou, Ruey-Hung Chen, and Jay Kapat, Finite difference analysis of thermal response and post-fire flexural degradation of glass fiber reinforced composites coated with carbon nanofiber based nanopapers, Composites Part A, vol. 43, Issue 12, pp. 2278-2288. Doi: 10.1016/j.compositesa.2012.07.022.

Slabaugh, Carson D., Lucky V. Tran, J. S. Kapat, B. Warren, Heat Transfer and Friction Augmentation in High Aspect Ratio, Ribbed Channels with Dissimilar Inlet Conditions, ASME J. Turbomachinery, Vol. 134, No. 06, July 2012. doi: 10.1115/1.4006283

Lucky V. Tran, Anne L. Pham, Zachary D. Little, Jayanta S. Kapat, A Multi-Color Thermochromic Liquid Crystals Technique for Transient Heat Transfer Experiments, accepted for the 44th Thermophysics Conference, June 24-27, 2013, San Diego.

Lucky V. Tran, Anne L. Pham, Zachary D. Little, Jayanta S. Kapat, Characterization of Thermochromic Liquid Crystals for Multi-Color Transient Heat Transfer Experiments, accepted for the 44th Thermophysics Conference, June 24-27, 2013, San Diego.

Lucky V. Tran, Jayanta S. Kapat, Anne L. Pham, Zachary D. Little, Patrick K. Tran, Heat Transfer Measurements Using the Hybrid Heat Transfer Technique with Thermally Adiabatic and Participating, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2013, Paper No. GT2013-95216, June 3-7, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

Matthew J. Golsen, Jahed Hossain, John Harrington, Anthony Bravato, Joshua A. Bernstein, Srikrishna Mahadevan, Jayanta S. Kapat, Jose Rodriguez, Experimental Investigation on Aerodynamic Unsteadiness in a Full Scale Gas Turbine Midframe Sector, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2013, Paper No. GT2013-95128, June 3-7, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

Roberto Claretti, Jahed hossain, S. B. Verma, J.S. Kapat, J.P. Downs, G.E. Goebel, Heat Transfer Characteristics of Jey Array Impingement at Low Streamwise Spacing, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2013, Paper No. GT2013-94469, June 3-7, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

Justin D. Hodges, Greg Natsui, Mark Ricklick, J.S. Kapat, Effect of Inclination and Compound Angle on Turbulent Quantities Following a Single Cylindrical Jet in Crossflow, Proceedings of the 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace.

Srikrishna Mahadevan, Barkin Kutlu, Matthew Golsen, J.S. Kapat, Heat Transfer and Film Effectiveness Study on a Pitchwise Curved Surface with Unsteady Wake Interaction, Proceedings of the 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, Paper No. AIAA-2012-4101, Atlanta, Georgia, July 30 – Aug 1, 2011.

Roberto Claretti, Greg Natsui, Jayanta S. Kapat, Experimental Evaluation of Large Spacing Compound Angle Full Coverage Film Cooling Arrays: Heat Transfer Augmentation, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Paper No. HT2012-58131, July 8-12, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico.

Greg Natsui, Roberto Claretti, Jayanta S. Kapat, Experimental Evaluation of Large Spacing Compound Angle Full Coverage Film Cooling Arrays: Adiabatic Film-Cooling Effectiveness, Proceedings of the ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Paper No. HT2012-58131, July 8-12, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico. Winner of the ASME Warren Rohsenow Award.

Perry L. Johnson, Lucky V. Tran, J.S. Kapat, Large Eddy Simulations of the Hydrodynamic and Thermal Fields from a Cylindrical Film Cooling Hole, Proceedings of the 43rd AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Paper No. AIAA-2012-3311, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 25-28, 2012. doi: 10.2514/6.2012-3311. Winner of the 2013 David Weaver Best Student Paper by the AIAA Thermophysics Technical Committee.

Lucky V. Tran, J.S. Kapat, A Coupled 0D-1D Model for Hybrid Heat Transfer Measurements, Proceedings of the 43rd AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Paper No. AIAA-2012-3187, New Orleans, Louisiana, June 25-28, 2012. doi: 10.2514/6.2012-3187.

Kaylee M. Dorman, Sergio Arias Quintero, Lucky V. Tran, Mark Ricklick, J.S. Kapat, Microturbine Recuperation: Turbulators and their Effect on Power Density and Thermal Efficiency, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2012, Paper No. GT2012-69879, June 11-15, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Sergio Arias Quintero, Kaylee M. Dorman, Mark Ricklick, J.S. Kapat, The Balance Between Secondary Air System Pressure Head Requirements, Cooling Effectiveness and Turbine, Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2012, Paper No. GT2012-69896, June 11-15, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Greg Natsui, Roberto Claretti, Constantine Wolski, Mark Ricklick, J.S. Kapat, Feasibility Study of Film Source Coupling Transpiration and a Row of Cylindrical Film Holes, Proc of the ASME Turbo Expo 2012, Paper No. GT2012-70051, June 11-15, Copenhagen, Denmark.

Johnson, P., J. Kapat, 2012, Large Eddy Simulations of a Cylindrical Film Cooling Hole, Proceedings of the 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Nashville, TN, Jan. 2012.