Research Output 2009 2018

2018

Unsteady Aerodynamics of a Transient Plunging Airfoil

Bull, S., Chiereghin, N., Gursul, I. & Cleaver, D. 8 Jan 2018

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

2017

Aerodynamic Loads Control Using Mini-tabs

Heathcote, D. 2017 248 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
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Aerodynamics
Angle of attack
Actuators
Airfoils
Frequency response

Distributed Actuation and Control for Morphing Structures

Lai, G. Jun 2017 190 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
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Stiffness
Pneumatics
Actuators
Mathematical models
Describing functions

Frequency Response of Aerodynamic Load Control through Mini-tabs

Heathcote, D., Gursul, I. & Cleaver, D. 11 Jan 2017 55th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, 2017. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, AIAA 2017-0947

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

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Aerodynamics
Force measurement
Airfoils
Aerodynamic loads
Angle of attack
Open Access
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Unsteady force and flow measurements for plunging finite wings

Chiereghin, N., Cleaver, D. & Gursul, I. 9 Jun 2017 p. 1 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2 Citations

Unsteady Measurements for a Periodically Plunging Airfoil

Chiereghin, N., Cleaver, D. & Gursul, I. 11 Jan 2017 p. 1 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2016
1 Citations

Aerodynamic Load Control through Blowing

Al-Battal, N., Cleaver, D. & Gursul, I. 5 Jan 2016

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Aerodynamics Of Biplane And Tandem Wings At Low Reynolds Numbers

Jones, R. May 2016 251 p.

Research output: ThesisDoctoral Thesis

Open Access
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Rigid wings
Flexible wings
Angle of attack
Velocity measurement
Aerodynamics
5 Citations

An Experimental Study of Mini-Tabs for Aerodynamic Load Control

Heathcote, D., Gursul, I. & Cleaver, D. 5 Jan 2016

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2 Citations

Lift enhancement through flexibility of plunging wings at low Reynolds numbers

Cleaver, D., Calderon, D. E., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 1 Jul 2016 In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 64, p. 27-45

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Strouhal number
Vortex flow
Rigid wings
Flexible wings
Aspect ratio

Parallel kinematic mechanisms for distributed actuation of future structures

Lai, G., Plummer, A., Cleaver, D. & Zhou, H. 3 Jul 2016 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Actuators
Pneumatics
Muscle
Bearings (structural)
Convergence of numerical methods

Unsteady Aerodynamic Loads and Their Control through Mini-tab Actuation

Cleaver, D., Chiereghin, N., Heathcote, D., Bull, S. & Gursul, I. 9 May 2016

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2015
5 Citations

Aerodynamics of biplane and tandem wings at low Reynolds numbers

Jones, R., Cleaver, D. J. & Gursul, I. Jun 2015 In : Experiments in Fluids. 56, 6, 124

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Control of Wing Loads by Means of Blowing and Mini-Tabs

Heathcote, D., Al-Battal, N., Gursul, I. & Cleaver, D. 24 Mar 2015

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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Fluid-structure interactions for flexible and rigid tandem-wings at low Reynolds numbers

Jones, R., Cleaver, D. & Gursul, I. 2015 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting: AIAA SciTech. American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Rigid wings
Flexible wings
Fluid structure interaction
Reynolds number
Angle of attack

The design decisions behind Amazon’s strange-looking delivery drone

Iravani, P., Cleaver, D. & Du Bois, J. 2 Dec 2015 The Conversation

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Open Access
aircraft
decision
2014
22 Citations
Open Access
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Vortex flow
Airfoils
Aircraft
Flexible wings
Angle of attack
9 Citations

On the absence of asymmetric wakes for periodically plunging finite wings

Calderon Robayo, D., Cleaver, D. J., Gursul, I. & Wang, Z. Jul 2014 In : Physics of Fluids. 26, p. 1 - 15 15 p., 071907

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Vortex flow
Strouhal number
Airfoils
Flow fields
Topology
11 Citations

Thrust enhancement due to flexible trailing-edge of plunging foils

Cleaver, D., Gursul, I., Calderon, D. & Wang, Z. 1 Nov 2014 In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 51, 0, p. 401-412

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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Metal foil
Vortex flow
Hydrofoils
Strouhal number
Drag reduction
2013
19 Citations
Open Access
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Vortex flow
Airfoils
Strouhal number
Angle of attack
Drag

Low aspect ratio oscillating flexible wings at low Reynolds numbers

Cleaver, D. J., Calderon, D. E., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Flexible wings
Strouhal number
Rigid wings
Aspect ratio
Flow fields

Oscillating flexible wings at low Reynolds numbers

Cleaver, D., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 9 Jan 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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5 Citations

Periodically plunging foil near a free surface

Cleaver, D., Calderon, D. E., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. Mar 2013 In : Experiments in Fluids. 54, 3, 18 p., 1491

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Drag reduction
Vortex flow
Strouhal number
Airfoils
Surface waves
2 Citations

Wake structure of plunging finite wings

Calderon, D. E., Cleaver, D. J., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 2013

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Vortex flow
Aspect ratio
Velocity measurement
Vortex shedding
Angle of attack
2012
37 Citations

Bifurcating flows of plunging airfoils at high Strouhal numbers

Cleaver, D. J., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. Oct 2012 In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 708, p. 349-376 28 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Angle of attack
Vortex flow
Strouhal number
Airfoils
Velocity measurement

Effect of airfoil shape on flow control by small-amplitude oscillations

Cleaver, D., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 9 Jan 2012

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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Airfoils
Vortex flow
Angle of attack
Strouhal number
Flow control
1 Citations

Rigid and Flexible Foils Oscillating Near a Free Surface

Cleaver, D., Calderon Robayo, D., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. 9 Jan 2012

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

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2011
47 Citations

Lift enhancement by means of small-amplitude airfoil oscillations at low Reynolds numbers

Cleaver, D. J., Wang, Z., Gursul, I. & Visbal, M. R. Sep 2011 In : AIAA Journal. 49, 9, p. 2018-2033 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
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Airfoils
Vortex flow
Reynolds number
Angle of attack
Velocity measurement
File
Angle of attack
Airfoils
Vortex flow
Strouhal number
Geometry
2010
20 Citations
Open Access
File
Vortex flow
Airfoils
Angle of attack
Reynolds number
Velocity measurement
2009
16 Citations
Open Access
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Strouhal number
airfoils
vortices
switches
leading edges
14 Citations

Lift enhancement on oscillating airfoils

Cleaver, D., Wang, Z. & Gursul, I. Jun 2009

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Open Access
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