459 Particulate and Multiphase Flows I: Soft and Granular Systems

Wednesday, November 19, 2014: 8:30 AM
Marquis Ballroom A (Marriott Marquis Atlanta)
This session of contributed talks focuses on theoretical, experimental, and numerical studies on hydrodynamic phenomena in suspensions, slurries, and other dispersed multiphase systems including (but not limited to) solid-liquid, liquid-liquid, or bubbly-liquid systems.

Fluid Mechanics

Jacinta C. Conrad
Email: jcconrad@uh.edu

Jim Swan
Email: jswan@MIT.EDU

- indicates paper has an Extended Abstract file available on CD.

8:45 AM
(459b) Laminar Flow of Suspensions through Bifurcating Channels
Sojwal Manoorkar, Omer Sedes, Sreenath Krishnan, Eric S. G. Shaqfeh and Jeffrey F. Morris

9:00 AM
(459c) Normal Stress Differences in Suspensions of Rigid Fibers
Jason Butler, Braden Snook, Elisabeth Guazzelli and Olivier Pouliquen

9:15 AM
(459d) Effect of Red Blood Cell Hematocrit on Platelet Adhesion in a Microchannel: Simulations and Experiments
Andrew P. Spann, James Campbell, Sean Fitzgibbon, Armando Rodriguez and Eric S. G. Shaqfeh
File available
9:30 AM
(459e) Flows in a Pancreatic Cell Islet Encapsulation Apparatus
Yannis Psihogios and Dimitris Hatziavramidis

10:00 AM
(459g) Mechanics of Biofilms at Oil-Water Interfaces
Liana Vaccari, Daniel B. Allan, Nima Sharifi-Mood, Jian Sheng, Mark D. Goulian, Robert L. Leheny and Kathleen J. Stebe

10:15 AM
(459h) An Extended Quadrature-Based Mass-Velocity Moment Model for 3-D Polydisperse Bubbly Flows
Cansheng Yuan, Bo Kong, Alberto Passalacqua, Akio Tomiyama and Rodney O. Fox

10:45 AM
(459j) Pressure Drop Oscillations in a Natural Circulation Boiling Loop
Swapan Paruya, P. Ray, Arnab Karmakar and Runa Dey
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