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CENTER OF ENERGY AND FLUID MECHANICS




PUBLICATIONS


A selection of 10 papers, published in 2008-2012, is listed below:

  • Mendes, M. A. A., Pereira, J. M. C., Pereira, J. C. F., A numerical study of the stability of one-dimensional laminar premixed flames in inert porous media, Combustion and Flame, 153, 525-539, 2008.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2008.03.010

  • Falcão, Antonio F. de O., Phase control through load control of oscillating-body wave energy converters with hydraulic PTO system, Ocean Engineering, 35, 358-366, 2008.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2007.10.005

  • da Silva, Carlos B. and Pereira, Jose C. F., Invariants of the velocity-gradient, rate-of-strain, and rate-of-rotation tensors across the turbulent/nonturbulent interface in jets, Physics of Fluids, 20, 055101, 2008.
    http://dx.doi.org/055101 10.1063/1.2912513

  • Tavares, G., Zsigraiova, Z., Semiao, V., Carvalho, M. G., Optimisation of MSW collection routes for minimum fuel consumption using 3D GIS modelling, Waste Management, 29, 1176-1185, 2009.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.wasman.2008.07.013

  • Ribeirete, A., Costa, M., Impact of the air staging on the performance of a pulverized coal fired furnace, Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 32, 2667-2673, 2009.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2008.06.061

  • Silva, Carla; Ross, Marc; Farias, Tiago, Evaluation of energy consumption, emissions and cost of plug-in hybrid vehicles, Energy Conversion and Management, 50, 1635-1643, 2009.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.enconman.2009.03.036

  • Roger, Maxime; Coelho, Pedro J.; da Silva, Carlos B., The influence of the non-resolved scales of thermal radiation in large eddy simulation of turbulent flows: A fundamental study, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 53, 2897-2907, 2010,
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2010.02.002

  • Verissimo, A. S., Rocha, A. M. A., Costa, M., Operational, Combustion, and Emission Characteristics of a Small-Scale Combustor, Energy and fuels, 25, 2469-2480, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/ef200258t

  • da Silva, Carlos B., dos Reis, Ricardo J. N.; Pereira, Jose C. F., The intense vorticity structures near the turbulent/non-turbulent interface in a jet, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 685, 165-190, 2011.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2011.296

  • Gomes, R. P. F., Henriques, J. C. C., Gato, L. M. C. Falcão, A. F. O., Hydrodynamic optimization of an axisymmetric floating oscillating water column for wave energy conversion, Renewable Energy, 44, 328-339, 2012.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.renene.2012.01.105