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Executive Dean, Faculty of Engineering, University of Strathclyde









Books

  • D. Drikakis and W. Rider High-Resolution Methods for Incompressible and Low-Speed Flows, Springer, 2005, 622 pages CFD textbook, (ISBN: 3-540-22136-0).
  • D. Drikakis and B. Geurts (Eds) Turbulent Flow Computation, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 369 pages, 2002 (ISBN: 1-4020-0523-7).

Recent selected Journal publications per topic - Full list of publications can be found here

Computational Fluid Dynamics, Compressible Flows, Aerodynamics, Turbulence, Turbulent Mixing

  • T. Oggian, D. Drikakis, D. Youngs, R. Williams, Computing multi-mode shock-induced compressible turbulent mixing at late times, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 779,Pages 411-431, 2015.
  • M. Hahn, D. Drikakis, D. L. Youngs, R. J. R Williams, Richtmyer-Meshkov turbulent mixing arising from an inclined material interface with realistic surface perturbations and reshocked flow, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 23, 4, 046101, 2011.
  • Z.A. Rana, B. Thornber, D. Drikakis, Transverse jet injection into a supersonic turbulent cross-flow, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 23, 4, 046103, 2011.
  • B. Thornber, D. Drikakis, D.L. Youngs, R.J.R. Williams, Growth of a Richtmyer-Meshkov turbulent layer after reshock, Physics of Fluids, 095107, 2011.
  • D. Drikakis, M. Hahn, A. Mosedale, B. Thornber, Large Eddy Simulation Using High Resolution and High Order Methods, Philosophical Transactions Royal Society A, 367, 2985-2997, 2009.
  • D Knight, J. Longo, D Drikakis, D Gaitonde, A Lani, I Nompelis, B Reimann, L Walpot, Assessment of CFD capability for prediction of hypersonic shock interactions, Progress in Aerospace Sciences, Volumes 48-49, January-February 2012, Pages 8-26.
  • B. Thornber, D. Drikakis, D. L. Youngs, R.J.R. Williams, The influence of initial conditions on turbulent mixing due to Richtmyer-Meshkov instability, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 654, pp. 99-139, 2010.
  • A. Antoniadis, P. Tsoutsanis, D. Drikakis, Assessment of high-order finite volume methods on unstructured meshes for RANS solutions of aeronautical configurations, Computers and Fluids, Volume 146, Pages 86-104, 2017.
  • Fluid/Solid Interface

  • M. Papanikolalou, M. Frank, D. Drikakis, Nanoflow over a fractal surface, Physics of Fluids, 28(8), 082001, 2016.
  • K. Deepak, M. Frank, D. Drikakis, and N. Asproulis, Thermal Properties of a Water-Copper Nanofluid in a Graphene Channel, J. Comput. Theor. Nanosci. 13, 79-83. 2016.
  • M. Frank, D. Drikakis, N. Asproulis, Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluid in Nanochannels, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, Volume 19, Issue 5, Pages 1011-1017, 2015.
  • N. Asproulis, D. Drikakis, Wall mass effects on hydrodynamic boundary slip, Physical Review E, 84, 031504 (2011).
  • N. Asproulis and D. Drikakis, Boundary slip dependency on surface stiffness, Physical Review E, 81(061503), 2010.
  • Multiscale modelling

  • D. Drikakis, M. Frank, Advances and challenges in computational research of micro and nano flows, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, Volume 19, Issue 5, Pages 1019-1033, 2015.
  • N. Asproulis and D. Drikakis, An Artificial Neural Network based Multiscale Method for Hybrid Atomistic-Continuum Simulations, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 15 (4) PP. 559 -574, 2013
  • N. Asproulis, M. Kalweit, D. Drikakis, A Hybrid Molecular Continuum Method using Point Wise Coupling, Advances in Engineering Software, Volume 46, Issue 1, April 2012, Pages 85-92.
  • M. Kalweit, D. Drikakis, Multiscale Methods for Micro/Nano Flows and Materials, Journal of Computational and Theoretical Nanoscience, 5, 1923-1938, 2008.
  • M. Kalweit, D. Drikakis Coupling strategies for hybrid molecular-continuum simulation methods, Proc. IMechE Vol. 222 Part C: J. Mechanical Engineering Science, pp. 797-806, 2008.
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics, low speed/incompressible Flows

  • Tsoutsanis, I. Kokkinakis, L. Konozsy, D. Drikakis, R.J.R. Williams, D.L. Youngs, Comparison of structured- and unstructured-grid, compressible and incompressible methods using the vortex pairing problem Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, Volume 293, 15 August 2015, Pages 207-231.
  • I. Kokkinakis, D. Drikakis, Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of Weakly-Compressible Turbulent Channel Flow, Computer Methods in Applied Mechanics and Engineering, 287, 229-261, 2015.
  • L. Konozsy, D. Drikakis, A Unified Fractional-Step, Artificial Compressibility and Pressure-Projection Formulation for Solving the Incompressible Navier-Stokes Equations, Communications in Computational Physics, Vol 16, 5, 1135-1180, 2014.
  • V.A. Titarev, D. Drikakis, Uniformly high-order schemes on arbitrary unstructured meshes for advection-diffusion equations. Computers and Fluids, Vol. 46 Issue 1, p467-471, 2011.
  • B. Thornber, A. Mosedale, D. Drikakis, On the implicit large eddy simulations of homogeneous decaying turbulence'', Journal of Computational Physics, 226, 1902-1929, 2007.
  • J. Milnes, A., Burns, D. Drikakis, Computational modelling of the HyperVapotron cooling technique, Fusion Engineering and Design 87 (9) PP. 1647-1661, 2012.
  • Graphene, Carbon Capture (Molecular Dynamics)

  • D. Mantzalis, N. Asproulis, D. Drikakis, The effects of defects in CO2 diffusion through Carbon Nanotubes, Chemical Physics Letters, 608, 244-248, 2014.
  • D. Mantzalis, N. Asproulis, D. Drikakis, Enhanced Carbon dioxide adsorption through Carbon Nanoscrolls, Physical Review E, 84(6), 06634, 2011.
  • D. Mantzalis, N. Asproulis, D. Drikakis Filtering carbon dioxide through carbon nanotubes, Chemical Physics Letters, Apr2011, Vol. 506 Issue 1-3, p81-85, 2011.
  • D. Mantzalis, N. Asproulis and D. Drikakis, Enhanced Carbon dioxide adsorption through Carbon Nanoscrolls, Physical Review E, 84(6), 06634, 2011
  • Solids, Fluid/Solid Interaction

  • Barton, P.T., Kalweit, M., Drikakis, D., Ball, G., Multi-scale analysis of high-speed dynamic friction, Journal of Applied Physics, 110(9), 093520, 2011
  • Barton, P, Obadia, B., Drikakis, D.A Conservative level-set based method for compressible solid/fluid problems on fixed grids, Journal of Computational Physics, Volume 230, Issue 21, September 2011, pp. 7867-7890, 2011.
  • P. Barton, D. Drikakis, An Eulerian method for multi-component problems in non-linear elasticity with sliding interfaces, Journal of Computational Physics, Volume 229, Issue 15, 1 August 2010, Pages 5518-5540.
  • P.T. Barton, D. Drikakis, E.I. Romenski, V. Titarev, Exact and approximate solutions of Riemann problems in non-linear elasticity'', Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 228, Issue 18, pp. 7046-7068, 2009.
  • Computational Aero-acoustics

  • B.Thornber and D.Drikakis, Implicit Large Eddy Simulation of a Deep Cavity Using High-Resolution Methods, AIAA Journal, Vol. 46, No. 10, 2634-2685, October 2008.
  • E. Quaranta, D. Drikakis, Noise radiation from a ducted rotor in a swirling-translating flows, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 641, 463-473, 2009.
  • Computational Biofluids

  • S. Espinosa, N. Asproulis, and D. Drikakis, Chemotherapy efficiency increase via shock wave interaction with biological membranes: a molecular dynamics study, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, p1-10, 2014.
  • D. Drikakis, C. Milionis, S. K. Pal, S. Patel, E. Shapiro, Assessment of the applicability of analytical models for blood flow prediction in reconstructive surgery, accepted, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, 27(7) , pp 993-999, 2011.
  • M. Benke, E. Shapiro, D. Drikakis, Mechanical behaviour of DNA molecules - elasticity and migration, Medical Engineering and Physics, 33 (2011) 883- 886.