Performances of Numerical and Analytical Jacobians in Flow and Sensitivity Analysis

Ezertaş, A A
Eyi, Sinan


Implementation of ball-center spring analogy mesh deformation technique with CFD design optimization
Yang, Yosheph; Özgen, Serkan (2015-01-01)
© 2015, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics Inc, AIAA. All rights reserved.Mesh deformation technique plays an important role in several numerical simulations and applications including design optimization. This paper aims to implement the developed unstructured mesh deformation technique for CFD Design Optimization around 2-D Airfoils. During the optimization procedure, the newly deformed mesh is generated by using the updated Ball-Center Spring analogy mesh deformation technique. The compar...
Optimization of aeroelastic flapping motion of thin airfoils in a biplane configuration for maximum thrust
Kaya, Mustafa; Tuncer, İsmail Hakkı; Jones, Kevin D.; Platzer, Max F. (2007-01-01)
An aeroelastic flapping motion of thin airfoils in a biplane configuration is optimized for maximum thrust. Airfoils are attached to swing arms by an elastic joint, which is model led by a torsional spring. A spring-mass system is employed for the aeroelastic coupling. The stiffness coefficient and the mass moment of inertia of the airfoil are optimized for maximum thrust. A gradient based optimization method is employed in a parallel computing environment. Unsteady, low speed flows are computed in parallel...
Convergence acceleration based on convergence error estimation
Eyi, Sinan (2013-01-01)
New methods are developed for convergence error estimation and convergence acceleration in iteratively solved problems. The convergence error estimation method is based on the eigenvalue analysis of linear systems, but it can also be used for nonlinear systems. Newton's method is used to estimate the magnitude and the phase angle of eigenvalues. The convergence of iterative method is accelerated by subtracting convergence error from the iteratively calculated solutions. The performances of these methods are...
Three Dimensional Flow Analysis of a Cavity-Based Scramjet Combustor
Rouzbar, Ramin; Eyi, Sinan (2015-06-22)
Validation of depth-averaged mixing length turbulence model for uniform channel flows/
Karaman, Çağrı Hasan; Aydın, İsmail; Department of Civil Engineering (2014)
A one-dimensional depth averaged turbulence model based on volumetric mixing length definition is developed for shallow flows. Numerical solution of the model is done using finite volume method for steady, uniform closed duct flows to observe lateral momentum exchange over depth discontinuities. The model is verified by comparison to two-dimensional numerical solutions and to the experimental data available in the literature. The model is then applied to uniform free surface flows in rectangular and compoun...
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A. A. Ezertaş and S. Eyi, “Performances of Numerical and Analytical Jacobians in Flow and Sensitivity Analysis,” 2009, vol. 2009, Accessed: 00, 2020. [Online]. Available: