"Quantitative Validation for Two-Phase CFD"

Event Date: August 29, 2018
Speaker: Dr. John R. Buchanan, Jr.
Speaker Affiliation: Naval Nuclear Laboratory
Time: 3:30 pm
Location: WTHR 200
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Biography

Dr. Buchanan is an Advisor Engineer at the Naval Nuclear Laboratory.  His expertise is in computational fluid dynamics and validation experiments for single- and two-phase flows. Jack has published research in bio-fluid mechanics, gas-liquid two-phase flows, and boiling heat transfer spanning experimental methods and computational predictions.  He serves as a reviewer for Department of Energy research proposals, several journals, and ASME and ANS conferences. He co-organized the first Symposium on CFD Verification and Validation at the ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting.  In his free time, Jack enjoys hiking, music, and is a lead mentor for FRC Robotics Team 3260.

He holds a B.S in Mechanical Engineering from Johns Hopkins University and an M.S. and Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from North Carolina State University with a Computational Engineering and Sciences minor.

2018-08-29 16:30:00 2018-08-29 17:30:00 America/New_York "Quantitative Validation for Two-Phase CFD" WTHR 200