University of Waterloo Fluid Mechanics Research Laboratory
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University of Waterloo
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Journal Papers:

Shah, Y. and Yarusevych, S. (2022) “Effect of polymer injection on the development of a bypass transitioning boundary layer,” accepted to Physical Review Fluids.

Pieris, S., Yarusevych, S., and Peterson, S.D. (2022) “Flow development over inclined flat plates in ground effect and relation to aerodynamic loads,” accepted to Physics of Fluids.

Toppings, C.E. and Yarusevych, S. (2022) “Structure and dynamics of a laminar separation bubble near a wing root: towards reconstructing the complete LSB topology on a finite wing”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 944, A14, pp. 130.

Shah, Y., Ghaemi, S., and Yarusevych, S. (2022) “Experimental investigation of extreme skin friction events in polymer dragreduced turbulent boundary layers,” Experiments in Fluids, 62:27, pp. 127.

Toppings, C.E. and Yarusevych, S. (2021) “Structure and dynamics of a laminar separation bubble near a wingtip”, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 929, A29, pp. 139.

Shah, Y., Ghaemi, S., and Yarusevych, S. (2021) “Threedimensional characterization of Reynolds shear stress in nearwall coherent structures of polymer drag reduced turbulent boundary layers,” Experiments in Fluids, 62:166, pp. 121.

Shah, Y., Kurelek, J., Peterson, S.D., and Yarusevych, S. (2021) “Experimental investigation of indoor aerosol dispersion and accumulation in the context of COVID19: effects of masks and ventilation,” Physics of Fluids, VSI: Flow and the Virus, Vol. 33, 073315, pp. 114.

Pröbsting, S., and Yarusevych, S. (2021) “Airfoil flow receptivity to simulated tonal noise emissions,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 33, 044106, pp. 116.

Toppings, C.E., Kurelek, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2021) “Laminar separation bubble development on a finite wing,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 59, No. 8, pp. 28552867.

Zhang, X., Tuna, B., Yarusevych, S., and Peterson, S.D. (2021) “Flow development over isolated dropletinspired shapes,” International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol. 88, 108756, pp. 115.

Kurelek, J., Tuna, B., Yarusevych, S., and Kotsonis, M. (2021) “Threedimensional development of coherent structures in a twodimensional laminar separation bubble,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 59, No. 2, pp. 493505.

Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2020) “Vortex shedding from cylinders with two step discontinuities in diameter,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 902, A29, pp. 131.

Shah, Y., and Yarusevych, S. (2020) “Streamwise evolution of drag reduced turbulent boundary layer with polymer solutions,” Physics of Fluids, 32, 065108, 18 p.

Yuan, Q., and Yarusevych, S. (2020) “Wake topology and dynamics over a slender body at a high incidence and their relation to structural loading,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 32, 055111, 16 p.

Wynnychuk, D.W., and Yarusevych, S. (2020) “Characterization of laminar separation bubbles using infrared thermography,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 58, No. 7, pp. 28312843.

Pieris, S., Tuna, B.A., Yarusevych, S., and Peterson S.D. (2020) “Flow development upstream of a fence,” Int. Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, Vol. 82, 108565, 11 p.

Limacher, E., McClure, J., Yarusevych, S., and Morton, C. (2020) “Comparison of momentum and impulse formulations for PIVbased force estimation,” Measurement Science and Technology, Vol. 31, No. 5, 054001, 14 p.

Gill, S. J., Tuna, B.,Yarusevych, S., Li, X., Ren, Y., Shi, F. (2020) “Evaporation of lubricant films subjected to laminar and turbulent boundary layers,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 142, No. 6, 061401, 9 p.

McClure , J., Pavan, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Direct numerical simulation and threedimensional sPOD of the circular cylinder wake through transition,” Physical Review Fluids, Vol. 4, 124702, 21 p.

Tuna, B., Kurelek, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Surface pressure based estimation of the velocity field in a separation bubble,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 57, No. 9, pp. 38253837.

Lambert, A., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Effect of angle of attack on vortex dynamics in laminar separation bubbles,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 31, No. 6, 064105, pp. 116.

Kurelek, J., Yarusevych, S. and Kotsonis, M. (2019) “Vortex merging in a laminar separation bubble,” Physical Review Fluids, Vol. 5, 063903,23 p.

McClure, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Generalized framework for PIVbased pressure gradient error field determination and correction,” Measurements Science and Technology, Vol. 30, No. 8, 084005, 13 p.

Pieris, S., Zhang, X., Yarusevych, S., and Peterson, S.D. (2019) “Vortex dynamics in a normally impinging planar jet,” Experiments in Fluids, 60:84, 18 p.

Marble, E., Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Spanwise wake development of a pivoted cylinder undergoing vortex induced vibrations with elliptic trajectories,” Experiments in Fluids, 60:81, 15 p.

McClure, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2019) “Planar momentum balance in threedimensional flows: applications to load estimation,” Experiments in Fluids, 60:41, 15p.

Zhang, X., Yarusevych, S., and Peterson, S.D. (2019) “Experimental investigation of flow development and coherent structures in normal and oblique impinging slot jets,” Experiments in Fluids, 60:11, 17 p.

Tuna, B., Yarusevych, S., Li, X., Ren, Y., Shi, F. (2018) “Investigation of the effect of inlet turbulence and Reynolds number on developing duct flow,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 141. No. 5, 051401, 9 p.

Kurelek, J., Kotsonis, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “Transition in a separation bubble under tonal and broadband acoustic excitation,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 853, pp. 136.

Marble, E., Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “Vortex dynamics in the wake of a pivoted cylinder undergoing vortex induced vibrations with elliptic trajectories,” Experiments in Fluids, 59:78, 16 p.

Michelis, T., Kotsonis, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “Spanwise flow development within a laminar separation bubble under natural and forced transition,” Experimental Thermal and Fluid Sciences, Vol. 96, pp. 169179.

Istvan, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “Effects of freestream turbulence intensity on transition in a laminar separation bubble formed over an airfoil,” Experiments in Fluids, 59:52, 20p.

Michelis, T., Kotsonis, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “On the origin of spanwise vortex deformations in laminar separation bubbles,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 841, pp. 81108.

Istvan, M., Kurelek, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2018) “Turbulence intensity effects on laminar separation bubbles formed over an airfoil at low Reynolds numbers,”AIAA Journal, Vol. 56, No. 4, pp. 13351347.

McClure, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2017) “Instantaneous PIV/PTVbased pressure gradient estimation: a framework for error analysis and correction,” Experiments in Fluids, 58:92,18 p.

Michelis, T., Yarusevych, S., and Kotsonis, M. (2017) “Response of a laminar separation bubble to impulsive forcing,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 820, pp. 633666.

McClure, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2017) “Optimization of planar PIVbased pressure estimation in laminar and turbulent wakes,” Experiments in Fluids, 58:62, 18 p.

Lambert, A., and Yarusevych, S. (2017) “Characterization of vortex dynamics in a laminar separation bubble,” AIAA Journal, in press.

Zivkov, E., Peterson. S.D., and Yarusevych, S., (2017) “Combined experimental and numerical investigation of a vortex dipole interaction with a deformable plate,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 70, pp. 201213.

Kirk, T., and Yarusevych, S. (2017) “Vortex shedding within laminar separation bubbles forming over an airfoil,” Experiments in Fluids, 58:43, 17 p.

Yarusevych, S., and Kotsonis, M. (2017) “Steady and transient response of a laminar separation bubble to controlled disturbances,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 813, pp. 955990.

Bansal, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2017) “Experimental study of flow through a cluster of three equally spaced cylinders,” Experimental Thermal and Fluid Sciences, Vol. 80, pp 203217.

Yarusevych, S., and Kotsonis, M. (2017) “Effect of local DBD plasma actuation on transition in a laminar separation bubble,” Journal of Flow, Turbulence, and Combustion, Vol. 98, No. 1, pp. 195216.
 Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2016) “Reconstructing threedimensional wake topology based on planar PIV measurements and pattern recognition analysis,” Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 57, pp. 156168.

McClure, J., and Yarusevych, S. (2016) “Vortex shedding and structural loading characteristics of finned cylinders,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 65, pp. 138154.

Kurelek, J., Lambert, A., and Yarusevych, S. (2016) “Coherent structures in the transition process of a laminar separation bubble,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 54, No. 8, pp. 22952309.

Morton, C., Yarusevych, S., and Scarano, F., (2016) “A tomographic PIV investigation of the flow development over dual step cylinders,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 28, 025104, pp. 127.

Kheirkhah, S., Yarusevych, S., and Narasimhan, S., (2015) “Wake topology of a cylinder undergoing vortexinduced vibrations with elliptic trajectories,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 138, No. 5, 054501, pp. 17.

Pröbsting, S., and Yarusevych, S. (2015) “Laminar separation bubble development on an airfoil emitting tonal noise,”Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 780, pp 167 191.

Zivkov, E., Yarusevych, S., Porfiri, M., and Peterson. S.D., (2015) “Numerical investigation of the interaction of a vortex dipole with a deformable plate,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 58, pp. 203215.

McClure, J., Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2015) “Flow development and structural loading on dual step cylinders in laminar shedding regime,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 27, No. 6, 063602, pp. 1 25.
 Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2015) “Threedimensional flow and surface visualization using hydrogen bubble technique,” Journal of Visualization, Vol. 18, No. 1, pp 4758.

Boutilier, M.S.H., and Yarusevych, S. (2014) “Influence of hotwire probe and traverse on low Re airfoil experiments,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 52, No. 11, pp. 26182622.

Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2014) “Vortex dynamics in the turbulent wake of a single step cylinder,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 136, No. 3, 031204, pp. 111.

Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2014) “On vortex shedding from low aspect ratio dual step cylinders,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 44, pp. 251–269.

Kheirkhah, S., Lourenco, R., Yarusevych, S., and Narasimhan, S., (2013) “Mitigation of vortexinduced vibrations of a pivoted circular cylinder using an adaptive pendulum tunedmass damper,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 135, No. 11, 111106, pp. 115.

Goodfellow, S., Yarusevych, S., and Sullivan, P.E. (2013) “Smokewire flow visualization of a synthetic jet,” Journal of Visualization, Vol. 16, No. 1, pp. 912.

Goodfellow, S., Yarusevych, S., and Sullivan, P.E. (2013) “Momentum coefficient as a parameter for aerodynamic flow control with synthetic jets,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 51, No. 3, pp. 623631.

Boutilier, M.S.H., and Yarusevych, S. (2013) “Sensitivity of linear stability analysis of measured separated shear layers,” European Journal of Mechanics: B/Fluids, Vol. 37, pp. 129142.

Boutilier, M.S.H., and Yarusevych, S. (2012) “Separated shear layer transition over an airfoil at a low Reynolds number,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 24, 084105, pp. 123.

Boutilier, M.S.H., and Yarusevych, S. (2012) “Effects of end plates and blockage on low Re flows over airfoils,”AIAA Journal, Vol. 50, No. 7, pp. 15471559.

Gerakopulos, R., and Yarusevych, S. (2012) “Novel timeresolved surface pressure measurements on an airfoil at a low Reynolds number,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 50, No. 5. pp. 11891200.

Boutilier, M.S.H., and Yarusevych, S. (2012) “Parametric study of separation and transition characteristics over an airfoil at low Reynolds numbers,” Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 52, No. 6, pp. 14911506.

Galvis, E., Yarusevych S., and Culham R. (2012) “Incompressible laminar developing flow in microchannels,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 134, No. 1, 014503, pp. 14

Kheirkhah, S., Yarusevych, S., and Narasimhan, S., (2012) “Orbiting response in vortexinduced vibrations of a twodegreeoffreedom pivoted circular cylinder,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 28, pp. 343358.

Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2012) “An experimental investigation of flow past a dual step cylinder,” Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 52, pp. 6983.

Bishop, M., and Yarusevych, S. (2011) “Mitigating blockage effects on flow over a circular cylinder in an adaptivewall wind tunnel,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 133, No. 8, 081101, pp. 17.

Yarusevych, S., and Boutilier, M.S.H. (2011) “Vortex shedding of an airfoil at low Reynolds numbers,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 49, No. 10, pp. 22212227.

Roffel, A.J., Lourenco, R., Narasimhan, S., and Yarusevych, S., (2011) “Adaptive compensation for detuning in pendulum tuned mass dampers”, ASCE Journal of Structural Engineering, Vol. 137, No. 2, pp. 242251.

Morton, C., and Yarusevych, S. (2010) “Vortex shedding in the wake of a step cylinder,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 22, 083602, pp. 112.

Yarusevych, S., Sullivan, P.E., and Kawall, J.G. (2009) “On vortex shedding from an airfoil in low Reynolds number flows,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 632, pp. 245271.

Yarusevych, S., Sullivan, P.E., and Kawall, J.G. (2009) “Smokewire flow visualization in separated flows at relatively high velocities,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 47, No. 6, pp. 15921595.

Morton, C., Yarusevych, S., and CarvajalMariscal, I. (2009) “Study of flow over a step cylinder,” Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 15, pp. 914.

Yarusevych, S., Kawall, J.G., and Sullivan, P.E. (2008) “Separated shear layer development on an airfoil at low Reynolds numbers,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 46, No. 12, pp. 30603069.

Yarusevych, S., Kawall, J.G., and Sullivan, P.E. (2008) “Unsteady separated flow characterization on airfoils using timeresolved surface pressure measurements,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 46, No. 2, pp. 508516.

Yarusevych, S., Sullivan, P.E., and Kawall, J.G. (2007), “Effect of acoustic excitation amplitude on airfoil boundary layer and wake development,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 760771.

Yarusevych, S., Kawall, J.G., and Sullivan, P.E. (2006) “Airfoil performance at low Reynolds numbers in the presence of periodic disturbances,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 128, No. 3, pp. 587595.

Yarusevych, S., Sullivan, P.E., and Kawall, J.G. (2006) “Coherent structures in airfoil boundary layer and wake at low Reynolds numbers,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 18, No. 4, pp. 111.

Yarusevych, S., Sullivan, P.E., and Kawall, J.G. (2005) “Airfoil boundary layer separation and control at low Reynolds numbers,” Experiments in Fluids, Vol. 38, pp. 545547.

Yarusevych, S., Kawall, J.G., and Sullivan, P.E. (2003) “Effect of acoustic excitation on airfoil performance at low Reynolds numbers,” AIAA Journal, Vol. 41, No. 8, pp. 15991601.