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Prof. Alina Alexeenko's Publications:


Journal Papers:
  1. Alexeenko, A.A., Levin, D.A., Gimelshein, S.F., Collins R.J., and Markelov, G.N., ''Numerical Simulation of High-Temperature Gas Flows in a Millimeter-Scale Thruster'', J. Thermophys. Heat Trans., Vol. 16, No. 1, Jan.-March 2002, pp.10-16. PDF (253 KB).
  2. Gimelshein, S.F., Alexeenko A.A., and Levin, D.A., ''Modeling of the Interaction of a Side Jet with a Rarefied Atmosphere'',  J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 39, No. 2, March 2002, pp. 168-176. PDF (1.01 MB)
  3. Alexeenko,A.A., Gimelshein, N.E., Levin, D.A., Collins, R.J., Rao R., Candler G.V., Gimelshein, S.F., Hong J.S., and Schilling T. ''Modeling of Flow and Radiation in the Atlas Plume'', J. Thermophys. Heat Trans., Vol. 16, No. 1, Jan.-March 2002, pp. 50-57. PDF (902 KB).
  4. Alexeenko, A.A., Collins, R.J., Gimelshein, S.F., Levin, D.A., and Reed B.D., ''Numerical Modeling of Axisymmetric and Three-Dimensional Flows in MEMS Nozzles'',  AIAA Journal, Vol. 40, No. 5, May 2002, pp. 897-904. PDF (394 KB).
  5. Alexeenko, A.A., Gimelshein, S.F., Levin, D.A., Ketsdever, A.D., and Ivanov, M.S., ''Measurements and Simulation of Orifice Flow for Micropropulsion Testing'', J. of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 19, No. 4, July 2003, pp. 588-594. PDF (9.5 MB).
  6. Gimelshein, S.F, Levin, D.A., and Alexeeenko, A.A., ''Modeling of Chemically Reacting Flows from a Side Jet at High Altitudes", J. of Spacecraft and Rockets, Vol. 41, No. 4, July-August 2004, pp. 582-591. PDF (1.95 MB).
  7. Alexeenko, A.A., Levin, D.A., Fedosov, D.A., and Gimelshein, S.F., Performance Analysis of Microthrusters Based on Coupled Thermal-Fluid Modeling and Simulation, J. of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 21, No. 1, Jan.-Feb. 2005, pp. 95-101. PDF (943 KB).
  8. Ketsdever, A.D., Clarbough, M., Gimelshein, S.F., and Alexeenko, A.A.,  ''Experimental and Numerical Determination of Micropropulsion Device Efficiencies at Low Reynolds Numbers'', J. of AIAA, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp. 633-641, 2005. PDF (3.2 MB).
  9. Alexeenko, A.A., Gimelshein, S.F., and Levin, D.A., "Reconsideration of Low Reynolds Number Flow Through Constriction Microchannels Using the DSMC Method",  J. of MEMS, Vol. 14, No. 4, pp. 847-856, 2005. PDF (800 KB).
  10. Alexeenko, A.A., Fedosov, D.A., Gimelshein, S.F., Levin, D.A., and Collins, R.J., "Transient Heat Transfer and Gas Flow in a MEMS-Based Thruster", J. of MEMS, Vol. 15, No. 1, pp. 181-194, Feb. 2006. PDF (896 KB).
  11. Alexeenko, A.A., Gimelshein, S.F., Muntz, E.P., and Ketsdever, A.D., "Kinetic Modeling of Temperature Driven Flows in Short Microchannels", Int. J. of Thermal Sciences, Vol. 45, No. 11, pp. 1045-1051, Nov. 2006. PDF(276 KB).
  12. Y.-L. Han, E. P. Muntz, A. Alexeenko, M. Young, Experimental and Computational Studies of Temperature Gradient-Driven Molecular Transport in Gas Flows through Nano/Microscale Channels, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 11, pp. 151-175, 2007. PDF(496 KB).
  13. W.F. Louisos, A.A. Alexeenko, D.L. Hitt, and A. Zilic, Design Considerations for Supersonic Micronozzles, to appear in Int. J. Manufacturing Research. (PDF 2.9MB).
  14. X. Guo, C. Huang, A. Alexeenko, J. Sullivan, Numerical and Experimental Study of Gas Flows in 2D and 3D Microchannels, to appear in J. Micromechanics Microengineering.
Conference Papers:
  1. A. Alexeenko, Numerical investigation of vibrational relaxation  models (in application to normal shock wave problem),  Proceedings of XXXVII International Student Conference "Student and Scientific-Technological Progress",  Novosibirsk State University, April 11--14, 1999, p. 17.
  2. A. Alexeenko, R. J. Collins, S. F. Gimelshein, and D. A. Levin, Numerical Modeling of Three-dimensional and Axisymmetric Flows in MEMS Nozzles, AIAA Paper 2000-3668,  36th  AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEF Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville,  July 2000.  PDF (1.74 MB).
  3. A. Alexeenko, R. J. Collins, S. F. Gimelshein, and D. A. Levin, Challenges of three-dimensional modeling of microscale propulsion devices with the DSMC method. Proceedings of  22nd Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, Sydney, Australia, July 2000.
  4.  A.A.Alexeenko, N.E.Gimelshein, D.A.Levin,S.F.Gimelshein, J.S.Hong, T.Schilling, R.J.Collins, G.Candler, R.Rao, Modeling of Radiation in the Atlas Plume-Flow, AIAA Paper 2001-0355, January 2001.
  5. S.F.Gimelshein, A.A.Alexeenko, and D.A.Levin, Modeling of the  Interaction of a Side Jet with a Rarefied Atmosphere,  AIAA Paper 2001-0503, January 2001.
  6.  A.A.Alexeenko, D.A. Levin, S.F.Gimelshein, R.J. Collins,G.N.Markelov, Numerical Simulation of Gas Flows in a Millimeter-Scale Thruster, AIAA Paper 2001-1011, January 2001.
  7. A.A. Alexeenko, D. A. Levin, S.F. Gimelshein, R.J. Collins, and B.D. Reed, Numerical Study of Flow Structure and Thrust Performance for 3-D MEMS-based Nozzles, AIAA Paper 2002-3194. PDF (689 KB).
  8. A.A. Alexeenko, D. A. Levin, D. A. Fedosov, S. F. Gimelshein, and  R.J. Collins, Coupled thermal-fluid analyses of microthruster flows. AIAA Paper 2003-673. PDF (9.25 MB).
  9. A.A. Alexeenko, S.F. Gimelshein, and D.A. Levin, Reconsideration of Flows through Constriction Microchannels Using the DSMC Method, AIAA Paper 2003-4009. PDF (864 KB).
  10. A.A. Alexeenko, D. A. Levin, D.A. Fedosov, S. F. Gimelshein, and  R.J. Collins, Coupled Thermal-Fluid Modeling of Micronozzles for Performance Analysis. AIAA Paper 2003-4717. PDF (955 KB).
  11. D.A. Fedosov, S.V. Rogazinsky, M.I. Zeifman, M.S. Ivanov, A.A. Alexeenko, and D.A. Levin, Analysis of Numerical Errors in the DSMC Method, In "Rarefied Gas Dynamics", Proceedings of 24th International Symposium on RGD, AIP Conference Proceedings, Vol. 762, 2005, pp. 588-593. PDF(307KB).
  12. Ketsdever, A., Selden, N., Gimelshein, S., Alexeenko, A.,Vashenkov, P., Ivanov, M., Plume Interactions of Multiple Jets Expanding into Vacuum: Experimental and Numerical Studies, AIAA Paper 2004-1348. PDF (744 KB).
  13. A.A. Alexeenko, D.C. Wadsworth, S.F. Gimelshein, A.D. Ketsdever, Numerical Modeling of ISS Thruster Plume Induced Contamination Environment. Proceeding of SPIE, Vol.  5526, 2004, pp. 125-136. PDF (2.29 MB).
  14. S.F. Gimelshein, A.A. Alexeenko, D.C. Wadsworth, N.E. Gimelshein, The Influence of Particulates on Thruster Plume/Shock Layer Interaction at High Altitudes, AIAA Paper 2005-766. PDF(1.3MB).
  15. A.A. Alexeenko, S.F. Gimelshein, E.P. Muntz, and A.D. Ketsdever, Modeling of Thermal Transpiration Flows for Knudsen Compressor Optimization, AIAA Paper 2005-963. PDF (490 KB).
  16. A.A. Alexeenko, E.P. Muntz, M. Gallis, and J.R. Torczynski, “Comparison of Kinetic Models for Gas Damping of Moving Microbeams,” AIAA Paper 2006-3715.
  17. A.A. Alexeenko, "Numerical Error Analysis for Deterministic Kinetic Solutios of Low-Speed Flows", Proceedings of 25th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, St. Petersburg, Russia, July 21-28, 2006. (PDF 510 KB)
  18. E.P. Muntz, A.A. Alexeenko, S.F. Gimelshein, A.D. Ketsdever, Y.-L. Han, M.P.Young, J.H. Park, C. Ngalande, N.P. Selden, R.H. Lee, "Low Speed Nano/Micro/Meso-Scale Rarefied Flows Driven by Temperature and Pressure Gradients", Proceedings of 25th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, St. Petersburg, Russia, July 21-28, 2006. (PDF 420 KB)
  19. M.S. Ivanov, A.V. Kashkovsky, S.F. Gimelshein, G.N. Markelov, A.A. Alexeenko, Ye. A. Bondar, G.A. Zhukova, S.B. Nikiforov, P.V. Vaschenkov, "SMILE System for 2D/3D DSMC Computations", Proceedings of 25th International Symposium on Rarefied Gas Dynamics, St. Petersburg, Russian, July 21-28, 2006. (PDF 1 MB).
  20. W.B. Stein, A. A. Alexeenko, I. Hrbud, Y. Bondar, "Performance Modeling of RF Co-Axial Thruster", AIAA Paper 2007-5292, 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, Cincinnati, OH, July 8-11 2007.(PDF 724 KB)
  21. X. Guo,  C. Huang, A.A. Alexeenko, J. Sullivan, "Numerical and Experimental Study of Gas Flow in 2D and 3D Microchannels",  ICNMM Paper 2007-30178, 5th Int. Conf. On Nanochannels, Microchannels, Minichannels, June 18-20, 2007, Puebla, Mexico.
  22. A. Zilic, D. Hitt, A. Alexeenko, "Numerical Simulations of Supersonic Flow in a Linear Aerospike Micro Nozzle", AIAA Paper 2007-3984, 37th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Miami, FL, June 25-28, 2007. (PDF 1MB)
  23. K.L. Gates Medlock, A.A. Alexeenko, J.M. Longuski, "Trajectory and Aerothermodynamic Analysis of Towed-Ballute Aerocapture Using DSMC", AAS Paper 07-307, AAS/AIAA Astrodynamics Specialist Conference, Mackinac Island, MI, August 19-24, 2007. (PDF 670 KB)
  24. W. B. Stein, A.A. Alexeenko, I. Hrbud, "RF Capacitively Coupled Discharge Microthruster Performance via Numerical Simulation", AIAA Paper 2008-962,
    46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada, Jan. 7-10, 2008. (PDF 540 KB).
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