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Physical Sciences Informatics System

Awarded Research

PI Name PI Organization Proposal Title Research Area Investigation(s) Used Grant Period
Yiguang Ju Princeton University Quantitative Studies of Cool Flame Transitions at Radiation/Stretch Extinction Using Counterflow Flames Combustion Science FLEX-1 2016-2017
Tanvir Farouk University of South Carolina Effect of external thermo-convective perturbation on cool flame dynamics: A multidimensional multi-physics CFD analysis Combustion Science FLEX-1 2016-2017
Sean Garrick University of Minnesota Utilization of the smoke aerosol measurement experiment data for advanced modeling and simulation of smoke generation in micro-gravity Combustion Science SAME 2016-2017
Thomas Avedisian Cornell University Use of FLEX data to enhance video image processing for studying combustion of soot-producing jet fuel droplets and their blends with bio-derived fuels Combustion Science FLEX-1 2017-2018
Fumiaki Takahashi Case Western Reserve University Structure and stabilization of laminar jet diffusion flames Combustion Science SLICE 2017-2018
Mitchell Smooke Yale University Computational and Experimental Analysis of SPICE Data Sets Combustion Science SPICE 2018-2019
Lou Kondic New Jersey Institute of Technology Structure evolution during phase separation in colloids under microgravity Complex Fluids ACE-M1, BCAT-3, BCAT-4, BCAT-5, BCAT-6, PHaSE 2016-2017
James Swan Massachusetts Institute of Technology Dynamic self-assembly driven by time with varying fields Complex Fluids InSPACE-3, InSPACE-3+ 2017-2018
Michael Cromer Rochester Institute of Technology Investigating the Role of Pre-Shear and Pre-Stretching in the Transient Extensional Flow of Dilute Polymer Solutions: Modeling Benchmarking and Numerical Simulations Complex Fluids SHERE, SHERE II, SHERE R 2018-2019
Sinisa Mesarovic Washington State University Computational Framework for Capillary Flows Fluid Physics CCF, CFE 2016-2017
Amir Riaz University of Maryland, College Park Gravity Scaling of Pool Boiling Heat Transfer: Numerical Simulations and Validation with MABE and NPBX Fluid Physics MABE, NPBX 2016-2017
Yongsherng Lian University of Louisville Development and Verification of a 3D Nucleate Pool Boiling Simulation Model Using PSI Data Fluid Physics NPBX 2016-2017
Vladimir Ajaev Southern Methodist University Modeling phase change and thermocapillary flow in the Constrained Vapor Bubble experiment Fluid Physics CVB, CVB-2 2017-2018
Mark Weislogel Portland State University NASA CCF PSI data reduction and benchmark Fluid Physics CCF 2017-2018
Jeffrey Allen Michigan Technological University Testing the Equivalence of Evaporation and Condensation Coefficients using the Constrained Vapor Bubble (CVB) Data from International Space Station experiments Fluid Physics CVB, CVB-2 2018-2019
Paul Steen Cornell University Capillary Flows and Draining in Microgravity Fluid Physics CFE 2018-2019
Ebrahim Asadi University of Memphis Enhancement and Verification of Quantitative Phase-Field Crystal Modeling using NASA-PSI Coarsening in Solid- Liquid Mixtures Experiments Data Materials Science CSLM, CSLM-2, CSLM-2R, CSLM-3 2016-2017
Kegang Wang Florida Institute of Technology Testing Analytical and Numerical Models in Phase Coarsening using NASA Physical Sciences Informatics System Materials Science CSLM, CSLM-2, CSLM-2R, CSLM-3 2016-2017
Mohsen Eshraghi California State University, Los Angeles Pore-Mushy Zone Interaction during Directional Solidification of Alloys: Three Dimensional Simulation and Comparison with Experiments Materials Science PFMI 2016-2017
Mohsen Asle Zaeem Missouri University of Science and Technology New insights on solid-liquid interface anisotropy effects on solidification patterns of pure and alloy systems in microgravity Materials Science IDGE, MICAST/CSS 6 & 7 2017-2018
Kumar Ankit Arizona State University Advanced Modeling and Simulation of Crystal Growth Dynamics Materials Science IDGE 2018-2019