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    • A Bochev-Dohrmann-Gunzburger stabilization method for the primitive equations of the ocean 

      Chacon-Rebollo T.; Gómez Mármol M.; Sánchez Muñoz I. (Applied Mathematics Letters, 2013-12-31)
      We introduce a low-order stabilized discretization of the primitive equations of the ocean with highly reduced computational complexity. We prove stability through a specific inf-sup condition, and weak convergence to a ...
    • A variational finite element model for large-eddy simulations of turbulent flows 

      Chacon-Rebollo T.; Lewandowski R. (Chinese Annals of Mathematics. Series B, 2013-12-31)
      The authors introduce a new Large Eddy Simulation model in a channel, based on the projection on finite element spaces as filtering operation in its variational form, for a given triangulation {T h}h>0. The eddy viscosity ...
    • Aerodynamic study of a tricycle wheel subsystem for drag reduction 

      Driant T.; Remaki L.; Fellouah H.; Moreau S.; Desrochers A. (Journal of Fluids Engineering, 2014-12-31)
      This paper deals with a computational fluid dynamics (CFD) and experimental drag analysis on an isolated rotating wheel subsystem (including its accessories: tire, suspension, A-arms, and fender) of a motor tricycle vehicle ...
    • Apparent slip mechanism between two spheres based on solvent rheology: Theory and implication for the shear thinning of non-Brownian suspensions 

      Vázquez-Quesada A.; Español P.; Ellero M. (Physical Review Fluids, 2018-12-10)
      Analytical results for the apparent slip between two spheres in a simple biviscous model of a shear thinning fluid are presented. Velocity profiles and apparent slip lengths along the surfaces are analyzed in order to ...
    • BBIPED: BCAM-Baltogar Industrial Platform for Engineering Design 

      Alonso-Montes C.; Garcia I.; Ramezani A.; Remaki L. (18th International Conference on Circuits, Systems, Communications and Computers (CSCC 2014); Advances in Engineering Mechancis and Materials, Proc.the International Conference; on Industrial Engineering (INDE 2014)", 2014-12-31)
      Currently, commercial software for computational fluid dynamics offers a good set of features to deal with traditional designs. Within a competitive market industrial innovation is a key factor that must be faced by ...
    • Discontinuous high-order finite-volume/finite-element method for inviscid compressible flows 

      Ramezani A.; Stipcich G.; Remaki L. (53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (2015), 2015-12-31)
      The discontinuous, hybrid control-volume/finite-element method merges the desirable conservative properties and intuitive physical formulation of the finite-volume technique, with the capability of local arbitrary high-order ...
    • Efficient Rotating Frame Simulation in Turbomachinery 

      Remaki L.; Ramezani A.; Blanco J.M.; Antolin J.I. (Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2014: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition; Dusseldorf, Germany, June 16-20 2014", 2014-12-31)
      This paper deals with the simulation of steady flows in tur- bomachinery. Two approaches are proposed, the first one is the classical multiple-rotating frame method (MRF) by multi- zone approach where the different zones ...
    • Group-level progressive alterations in brain connectivity patterns revealed by diffusion-tensor brain networks across severity stages in Alzheimer's disease 

      Rasero J.; Alonso-Montes C.; Diez I.; Olabarrieta-Landa L.; Remaki L.; Escudero I.; Mateos B.; Bonifazi P.; Fernandez M.; Arango-Lasprilla; Stramaglia S.; Cortes J.M. (Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience, 2017-07-01)
      Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a chronically progressive neurodegenerative disease highly correlated to aging. Whether AD originates by targeting a localized brain area and propagates to the rest of the brain across ...
    • High order discontinuous finite-volume/finite-element method for CFD applications 

      Ramezani A.; Stipcich G. (11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, WCCM 2014, 5th European Conference on Computational Mechanics, ECCM 2014 and 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, ECFD 2014, 2014-12-31)
      The proposed method naturally merges the desirable conservative properties and intuitive physical formulation of the widely used finite-volume (FV) technique, with the capability of local arbitrary high-order accuracy and ...
    • High-order mixed weighted compact and non-compact scheme for shock and small length scale interaction 

      Stipcich G.; Fu H.; Liu C. (International Journal of Computer Mathematics, 2013-12-31)
      It is critical for a numerical scheme to obtain numerical results as accurate as possible with limited computational resources. Turbulent processes are very sensitive to numerical dissipation, which may dissipate the small ...
    • Hydrodynamic identification of NAUTILUS FOWT platform from small scale tests 

      Galván J.; Sánchez-Lara M.; Garrido-Mendoza C.; Pérez-Morán G.; Boulluec M.L.; Augier B.; Rodriguez-Arias R.; Nava V. (2019)
      A small-scale tank test campaign of the NAUTILUS offshore wind floating semisub-mersible platform was held at the Ifremer Deep Water Basin within the framework of the MaRINET 2 project. The support structure consists in ...
    • Identification of defects originated during the filling of cast pieces through particles modelling 

      Blanco J.M.; Carranza P.; Pintos R.; Arriaga P.; Remaki L. (11th World Congress on Computational Mechanics, WCCM 2014, 5th European Conference on Computational Mechanics, ECCM 2014 and 6th European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics, ECFD 2014, 2014-12-31)
      In casting processes, strong recirculation zones may trap air, gases and strip particles of sand off the mold affecting seriously the quality of the cast pieces. Especially during the filling of molten pieces with large ...
    • Lagged and instantaneous dynamical influences related to brain structural connectivity 

      Alonso C.; Diez I.; Remaki L.; Escudero I.; Mateos B.; Rosseel Y.; Marinazzo D.; Stramaglia S.; Cortes J.M. (Frontiers in Psychology, 2015-12-31)
      Contemporary neuroimaging methods can shed light on the basis of human neural and cognitive specializations, with important implications for neuroscience and medicine. Indeed, different MRI acquisitions provide different ...
    • Layout Optimisation of Wave Energy Converter Arrays 

      Mercadé Ruiz P.; Nava V.; Topper M. B. R.; Ruiz Minguela P.; Ferri F.; Kofoed J. P. (Energies, 2017-08-24)
      This paper proposes an optimisation strategy for the layout design of wave energy converter (WEC) arrays. Optimal layouts are sought so as to maximise the absorbed power given a minimum q-factor, the minimum distance between ...
    • Mesoscopic modelling and simulation of espresso coffee extraction 

      Ellero M.; Navarini L. (Journal of Food Engineering, 2019)
      A mesoscopic model for the simulation of espresso extraction based on the Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics method is presented. The model incorporates some essential features such as bimodal granulometry (fines-coarses) of ...
    • Mooring system monitoring of offshore renewable energy floating platforms 

      Touzon I.; Garcia-Corcuera A.; Nava V.; Rodriguez-Arias R.; de Miguel B. (2019)
      An appropriate schedule of the operations for the maintenance (both long and short term) of offshore renewable energy devices can be a crucial key factor for assessing the economic viability of marine energy projects. ...
    • New Simplified Algorithm for the Multiple Rotating Frame Approach in Computational Fluid Dynamics 

      Remaki L.; Ramezani A.; Blanco J. M.; Garcia I. (Journal of Fluids Engineering, 2017-06-02)
      This paper deals with rotating effects simulation of steady flows in turbomachinery. To take into account the rotating nature of the flow, the frozen rotor approach is one of the widely used approaches. This technique, ...
    • Normal lubrication force between spherical particles immersed in a shear-thickening fluid 

      Vázquez-Quesada A.; Wagner N.J.; Ellero M. (Physics of Fluids, 2018-12-07)
      In this work, the inverse bi-viscous model [Physics of Fluids 29, 103104 (2017)] is used to describe a shear-thickening fluid. An analytical velocity profile in a planar Poiseuille flow is utilized to calculate an approximate ...
    • Numerical investigation of the aerodynamic performance for a wells-type turbine in a wave energy converter 

      Stipcich G.; Ramezani A.; Nava V.; Touzon I.; Sanchez-Lara M.; Remaki L. (MARINE 2015 - Computational Methods in Marine Engineering VI, 2015-12-31)
      Ocean waves constitute an extensive energy resource, whose extraction has been the subject of intense research activity in the last three decades. Among the different variants of Wave Energy Converters, the principle of ...
    • A numerical study on the hydrodynamic impact of device slenderness and array size in wave energy farms in realistic wave climates 

      Penalba M.; Touzón I.; Lopez-Mendia J.; Nava V. (Ocean Engineering, 2017-07-10)
      The future of wave energy converters lies in the design and realization of farms comprising of several devices, given the level of actual power flow for the individual devices and because of several operational issues. ...