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Jon Ronald Baltzer

Jon Baltzer

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Phone (505) 667-2350

Expertise

  • Turbulent Mixing
  • Shear-driven Turbulent Flows
  • Turbulence Modeling
  • DNS
  • Multi-material Flows
  • Flow Instabilities

Education

  • Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Arizona State University, 2012
  • B.S.E., Mechanical Engineering, Arizona State University, 2005
 

LANL Positions

  • Scientist, Computational Physics and Methods Group (CCS-2), 2015 - Present
  • Postdoc, Computational Physics and Methods Group (CCS-2), 2013 - 2015
 

Professional Societies

  • American Physical Society (Division of Fluid Dynamics)
 

Publications

Journal Articles

[1] Schwarzkopf, J. D., Livescu, D., Baltzer, J. R., Gore, R. A., and Ristorcelli, J. R., A two-length scale turbulence model for single-phase multi-fluid mixing, Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, Online First (2015).

[2] Wu, X., Moin, P., Adrian, R. J., and Baltzer, J. R., Osborne Reynolds pipe flow: Direct simulation from laminar through gradual transition to fully developed turbulence, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 112, 7920-7924 (2015).

[3] Baltzer, J. R., Adrian, R. J. and Wu, X., Structural organization of large and very large scales in turbulent pipe flow simulation, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 720, 236-279 (2013).

[4] Wu, X., Baltzer, J. R. and Adrian, R. J., Direct numerical simulation of a 30R long turbulent pipe flow at R+=685: large- and very large-scale motions, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 698, 235–281 (2012).

[5] Baltzer, J. R. and Adrian, R. J., Structure, scaling, and synthesis of POD modes of inhomogeneous turbulence, Physics of Fluids, 23, 15107 (2011).  

Peer-Reviewed Technical Reports

[1] Baltzer, J. R., Adrian, R. J. and Wu, X., Turbulent boundary layer structure identification via POD, Proceedings of NASA Ames/Stanford Center for Turbulence Research 2010 Summer Program, 55-64 (2010).