MEMS Preprints
With this preprint series the Department of Mechanical Engineering and
Materials Science provides the opportunity for interested parties to keep
abreast of the latest research carried out in the Department. To receive a
copy of one of our preprints, please send a message to mems@rice.edu.
 2000001 A. Anderson and T. Tezduyar
 A KPHD Education Program in Flow Simulation and Modeling
 2000002 J. E. Akin and J. Bass
 Asymmetric Turbulent Jet Flow
 2000003 R. Johnson, P. Spanos, and P. Tratskas
 MultiSegment Large Space Robot: Concept and Design
 2000004 P. Spanos and B. Zeldin
 Pitfalls of Time Domain and Random Vibration Analyses of Systems with Frequency Dependent Parameters
 2000005 H. Johari, K. Stein, and T. Tezduyar
 Temporal Evolution of the Near Wake of an Impulsively Started Parachute Canopy
 2000006 S. Collis, Y. Chang, S. Kellogg, and R. Prabhu
 Large Eddy Simulation and Turbulence Control
 2000007 A. Dobrinsky and S. Collis
 Adjoint Parabolized Stability Equations for Receptivity Prediction
 2000008 Y. Osawa and T. Tezduyar
 A MultiDomain Method for Flow Past a Parachute Crossing the Far Wake of an Aircraft
 2000009 M. Behr and T. Tezduyar
 ShearSlip Mesh Update in 3D Computation of Complex Flow Problems with Rotating Mechanical Components
 2000010 K. Stein, R. Benney, and T. Tezduyar
 Modeling and Simulation Techniques for Parachute FluidStructure Interactions
 2000011 Y. Pappas, P. Spanos, and V. Kostopoulos
 Markov Chains for Damage Accumulation of Organic and Ceramic Matrix Composites
 2000012 P. Spanos and S. Tsavachidis
 Deterministic and Stochastic Analysis of a Nonlinear System with a Biot ViscoElastic Element
 2000013 R. Benney, K. Stein, T. Tezduyar, M. Accorsi, W. Zhang, and J. Leonard
 FluidStructure Interaction Modeling of the US Army Personnel Parachute System
 2000014 R. Prabhu, S. Collis, and Y. Chang
 The Influence of Control on Reduced Order Models for WallBounded Turbulent Flows
 2000015 G. Davis and P. Spanos
 A Perspective on the Vibration Overtest Problem
 2000016 S. Collis
 Monitoring Unresolved Scales in Multiscale Turbulence Modeling
 2000017 M. Cruchaga, D. Celentano, and T. Tezduyar
 A Moving Lagrangian Interface Technique for Flow Computations over Fixed Meshes
 2000018 T. Tezduyar
 Computational Methods for Environmental Fluid Mechanics
 2000019 A. Dobrinsky and S. Collis
 Adjoint Methods for Receptivity Prediction in Nonparallel Flows
 2000020 T. Tezduyar
 Finite Element Methods for Flow Problems with Moving Boundaries and Interfaces
 2000021 K. Stein, R. Benney, T. Tezduyar, and J. Potvin
 FluidStructure Interactions of a Cross Parachute: Numerical Simulation
 2000022 T. Tezduyar, Y. Osawa, K. Stein, R. Benney, V. Kumar, and J. McCune
 Numerical Methods for Computer Assisted Analysis of Parachute Mechanics
 2000023 P. Spanos and G. Davis
 A Perspective on the Vibration Overtest Problem
 2000024 D. Zang and R. McLellan
 The Transient Diffusion of Hydrogen in Finite Metal Films and Spheres Containing Trapping Sites
 2000025 D. Zang and R. McLellan
 The Transient Diffusion of Hydrogen in Metals Containing Trapping Sites Part I: SemiInfinite Films
 2000026 J. Mao and R. McLellan
 The Interaction Between Lattice Vacancies and Hydrogen in Aluminum
 2000027 T. Tezduyar
 InterfaceTracking and
InterfaceCapturing Techniques for Computation of TwoFluid Flows
 2000028 L. Haubelt, R. Melton, W. Yee, and
T. Tezduyar
 Aerodynamics of the Crew Return Vehicle and Parafoil
at Different Opening Stages
 2000029 V. Udoewa, R. Keedy, T. Nonoshita, T. Tezduyar,
K. Stein, and A. Johnson
 Aerodynamic Simulation of an Object
Separating from an Aircraft During Initial Deployment
 2000030 K. Stein, R. Benney, T. Tezduyar, V. Kumar,
E. Thornburg, C. Kyle, and T. Nonoshita
 Aerodynamic Interaction
Between Multiple Parachute Canopies
 2000031 S. Collis, K. Ghayour, M. Heinkenschloss,
M. Ulbrich, and S. Ulbrich
 Numerical Solutions of Optimal Control
Problems Governed by the Compressible NavierStokes Equation
 2000032 S. Collis, K. Ghayour, M. Heinkenschloss,
M. Ulbrich, and S. Ulbrich
 Towards AdjointBased Methods for
Aeroacoustic Control
