研究室紹介

Fluid Mechanics

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Faculty of Engineering

Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Graduate School of Engineering

Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Aeronautics and Astronautics Course, School of Engineering

This laboratory aims to develop high-performance CFD technique for all flow mach numbers, i.e. incompressible flow around a wind turbine, transonic flow around an airplane and supersonic/hypersonic flow around a planet-entry vehicle, including the development of modeling complex flow phenomena.

Ground test of Heat Protection System with Arc-heated Wind Tunnel

Staff

Prof. Ken-ichi Abe
Assoc.Prof. Darren Patrick Wall
Asst.Prof. Hisashi Kihara

The Main Research Topics

  • Turbulence and Turbulent heat-transfer Modeling
  • Application of CFD to Complex Turbulent Flow Fields
  • High-temperature Fluid Dynamics with Arc-heated Wind Tunnel
  • Fluid-flow and Heat-transfer phenomena in Planet-entry Environments
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