Publications

2011

  • M. Amitay and John Farnsworth, “Separation control using Synthetic Jets”, a chapter in a book on “Synthetic Jets: Fundamentals and Applications”, which is to be published by Taylor & Francis.  Submitted in July 2011.
  • D. Elcock, J. Jung R. Kuo, M. Amitay, Y. Peles, ” Interaction of a liquid flow around a micropillar with a gas jet”, Accepted to Physics of Fluids, September 2011.
  • Y. Elimelech, J.D. Vasile, and M. Amitay,  “Secondary Flow Structures due to Interaction between a Finite-span Synthetic Jet and a 3-D Cross Flow”, In press, Physics of Fluids, August 2011
  • S. Huyer, A. Dropkin, D. Beal, J. Farnsworth, and M. Amitay, “Pre-swirl Maneuvering Propulsor”, accepted to Journal of Oceanic Engineering, July 2011.
  • J. Farnsworth, M. Amitay, D. Beal and S. Huyer, “Stator-Induced Circumferentially-Varying Flow”,Experiments in Fluids, DOI: 10.1007/s00348-011-1060-z, March 2011
  • O. Sahni, J. Wood, K. E. Jansen and M. Amitay,  “3-D Interactions between a Finite-Span Synthetic Jet and a Cross Flow at a Low Reynolds Number and Angle of Attack”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Volume 671, pages 254-287, 2011.
  • J. Vasile, Y. Elimelech, and Michael Amitay, “Flow Interactions of Finite Span Synthetic Jets and a Cross-flow”, 51st Israel Annual Conference on Aerospace Sciences, Haifa, Israel, February 2011

2010

  • M. Honkanen, D. Elcock, C-J Kuo, Y. Peles+ and M. Amitay, “Lagrangian tracking of bubbles interacting with pin-fins in a microchannel”, Experiments in Fluids, DOI 10.1007/s00348-010-1007-9, November 2010
  • D. Elcock, M. Honkanen, C. Kuo, M. Amitay, Y. Peles+, ”Bubble Dynamics and Interactions with a Pair of Micro Pillars in Tandem”, In press, International Journal of Multiphase Flows, December, 2010
  • V. Maldonado, J. Farnsworth, W. Gressick and M. Amitay, “Active Control of Flow Separation and Structural Vibrations of Wind Turbine Blades”, Wind Energy, Volume 13, Issue 2-3, March – April 2010, Pages: 221–237.
  • L.D. Montoya, J.L. Jackson, M. Amitay, “Control of Aerosol Dispersion in a Room Using Synthetic Jet Actuators”, Building and Environment, Vol. 45, Issue 1, January 2010, pp. 165-175.
  • S.A. Huyer, A. Dropkin, D. Beal, J. Farnsworth, and M. Amitay, “Pre-swirl Maneuvering Propulsor: Part 1 Computations”, AIAA meeting, Chicago, IL, AIAA 2010-4958
  • J. Farnsworth, M. Amitay, D. Beal, and S.A. Huyer, “Pre-swirl Maneuvering Propulsor: Part 2 Experiments” AIAA meeting, Chicago, IL, AIAA 2010-4959
  • J. Vaccaro and M. Amitay, “Experimental Investigation of Actuators for Flow Control in S- Duct Inlets, AIAA meeting, Orlando, FL, AIAA-2010-862
  • S.A. Huyer, A. Dropkin, D. Beal, J. Farnsworth, and M. Amitay “The Maneuvering Propulsor: Application to Undersea Vehicles”, Maritime Systems and Technology (MAST) conference, Rome, Italy, November 2010
  • J.C. Vaccaro, Y. Elimelech, Y. Chen, O. Sahni, M. Amitay, and K.E. Jansen, “Experimental and Numerical Investigation on the Interaction of Control Jets Inside a Low Aspect Ratio Short Duct”, AIAA meeting, Chicago, IL, AIAA 2010-4251
  • J. Vasile, Y. Elimelech, J. Farnsworth, M. Amitay, and K.E. Jansen, “Interaction of a Finite-span Synthetic-jet and Cross-flow over a Swept Wing”, AIAA meeting, Chicago, IL, AIAA 2010-4584

2009

  • V. Maldonado, M. Boucher, R. Ostman and M. Amitay, “Active Vibration Control of a Wind Turbine Blade Using Synthetic Jets”, Int. J. of Flow Control, Vol. 1, No. 4, 2009.
  • J.C. Vaccaro, J.D. Vasile, J. Olles, O. Sahni, K. Jansen, and M. Amitay, “Active Control of Inlet Ducts”,Int. J. of Flow Control, Vol. 1, No. 2, 2009, pp. 133-154.
  • K. Otani, J. Moore*, W. Gressick, and M. Amitay, “Active Yaw Control of a Ducted Fan-Based MAV”, Int. J. of Flow Control, Vol. 1, No. 1, 2009, pp. 29-42.
  • J. Wood, O. Sahni, K. Jansen and M. Amitay, “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Active Control of 3- D Flows”, AIAA conference, San Antonio, TX, June 2009.  AIAA-2009-4279
  • J. Farnsworth, M. Amitay, S. Huyer, and D. Beal, “Stator- Induced Circumferentially Varying Preswirl Propulsor”, AIAA conference, San Antonio, TX, June 2009.  AIAA-2009-3620
  • S.A. Huyer, A. Dropkin, D. Beal, J. Farnsworth, and M. Amitay, “The Maneuvering Propulsor”, Underwater Defense Technology conference, UDT Europe, Cannes 9-11 June, 2009
  • J.C. Vaccaro, W. Gressick, J. Wen, and M. Amitay, “An Experimental Investigation of Flow Control Inside Inlet Ducts”, AIAA paper 2009-0740, Orlando, FL, January 2009

2008

  • J.A.N. Farnsworth, J.C. Vaccaro and M. Amitay, “Aerodynamic Performance Modification of the Stingray UAV at Low Angles of Attack”, AIAA Journal, 46 (10), 2008, 2530-2544.
  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Manipulation of an Axisymmetric Jet by a Single Synthetic Jet Actuator”,Int. J. of Heat and Fluid Flow, 29 (2008).
  • Pavlova, K. Otani and M. Amitay, “Active Performance Enhancement of Spray Cooling”, Int. J. of Heat and Fluid Flow, 29 (2008).
  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Active manipulation of a particle-laden jet”, Int. Journal of Multiphase Flows, 34 (2008).  829-851.
  • Pavlova, K. Otani, and M. Amitay, “Active Control of Sprays using a Single Synthetic Jet Actuator”, Int. J. of Heat and Fluid Flow, V 29 (1), February 2008, 131-148.
  • J.C. Vaccaro, J.D. Vasile, and M. Amitay, “Active Control of Inlet Ducts”, AIAA conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, August 2008.  AIAA-2008-6402.
  • V. Maldonado, J. Farnsworth, W. Gressick and M. Amitay, “Active Enhancement of Wind Turbine Blades Performance”, AIAA-2008-1311.  January 2008

2007

  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Dynamic response of a free jet to the activation of a single synthetic jet”,Journal of Turbulence, Volume 8, N. 48, 2007.
  • M. Amitay, “Synthetic Jets and Their Applications for Fluid/Thermal Systems”, Symposium volume on Flow Control & MEMS, Springer, Sep. 2007. Invited paper.
  • F. Cannelle and M. Amitay, “Transitory Behavior of Finite Span Synthetic Jets”, Physics of Fluids, Vol.19, No.9, 2007 (DOI: 10.1063/1.2779873).
  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Three Dimensional Interactions of a free jet with a perpendicular synthetic jet”, Journal of Turbulence, Volume 8, No. 38, 2007.
  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Interaction of a Free Jet with a Perpendicular Control Jet”, Journal of Turbulence, Volume 8, No. 21, 2007.
  • M. Ciuryla, Y. Liu, J. Farnsworth, C. Kwan, and M. Amitay, “Flight Control Using Synthetic Jets on a Cessna 182 Model”, Journal of Aircraft, Vol. 44, No. 2, March–April 2007, 642-653.
  • J. A. N. Farnsworth, J. C. Vaccaro and M. Amitay, “Aerodynamic Performance Modification of the Stingray UAV at Low Angles of Attack”, AIAA paper 2007-4426, June 2007.
  • A. Pavlova, K. Otani and M. Amitay, “Active Flow Control of Sprays with Synthetic Jets” AIAA paper 2007-322.  January 2007.
  • J. A. N. Farnsworth, F. Cannelle, M. Ciuryla, and M. Amitay, “Control of the Stingray UAV at Low Angles of Attack”.  AIAA paper-2007-321.  January 2007

2006

  • D. Tamburello and M. Amitay, “Manipulation of an Axisymmetric Jet using Continuous Control Jets”. Journal of Turbulence, Vol.7, No.59, 2006.
  • M. Amitay and F. Cannelle, “Evolution of Finite Span Synthetic Jets”, Physics of Fluids, Volume 18, Issue 5, pp. 054101-054101-16 (2006).
  • Pavlova and M. Amitay, “Electronic Cooling Using Synthetic Jet Impingement”, Journal of Heat Transfer, September, 2006, Issue 9, 897-907.
  • M. Amitay and A. Glezer, “Flow Transients Induced on a 2-D Airfoil by Pulse-Modulation Actuation”,Experiments in Fluids, 40, 2006.
  • Y. Liu, M. Ciuryla, M. Amitay, C. Kwan, J. H. Myatt, X. Zhang, Z. Ren and J. P. Casey.  “Integrated Flight Control and Flow Control Using Synthetic Jet Arrays”.  AIAA paper 2006-6290, AIAA Guidance, Navigation, and Control Conference and Exhibit.  August 2006.
  • D. A. Tamburello and M. Amitay.  “Manipulation of an Axisymmetric Jet using a Synthetic Jet Actuator”,AIAA paper 2006-3700.  June 2006.
  • D. A. Tamburello and M. Amitay.  “Active Control of an Axisymmetric Transitional Jet”AIAA paper 2006-0477.  January 2006.