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Publications from the Extreme Fluids Team

& Earlier Research under the guidance of Robert Benjamin

Tomkins, Balakumar, Orlicz, Prestridge, Ristorcelli. 2013. Evolution of the density self-correlation in developing Richtmyer-Meshkov turbulence. JFM, 735
Orlicz, Balasubramanian, Prestridge. 2013 Incident shock Mach number effects on Richtmyer-Meshkov mixing in a heavy gas layer. Phys. Fluids., 25
Prestridge, Orlicz, Balasubramanian, Balakumar. 2013. Review: Experiments of the Richtmyer-Meshkov Instability. Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society A, November 2013
Balasubramanian, Orlicz, Prestridge. 2013. Experimental study of initial condition dependence on turbulent mixing in shock-accelerated Richtmyer-Meshkov flows. Journal of Turbulence, 14(3)
Orlicz 2012. Incident shock Mach number effects on Richtmyer-Meshkov mixing with simultaneous density and velocity measurements. UNM Ph.D. Dissertation, graduation with honors.
Balasubramanian, Orlicz, Prestridge, Balakumar. 2012. Experimental study of initial condition dependence on Richtmyer-Meshkov flows in the presence of reshock. Phys Fluids 24
Balakumar, Orlicz, Ristorcelli, Balasubramanian, Prestridge, Tomkins. 2012. Turbulence in a Richtmyer-Meshkov fluid layer after reshock: Velocity and Density Statistics. JFM, 696, pp 67-93
Discetti, Ziskin, Adrian, Prestridge. 2011. PIV study of fractal grid turbulence, Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Particle Image Velocimetry, Kobe, Japan, July 21-23
Ziskin, Adrian, Prestridge, 2011. Volume segmentation tomographic particle image velocimetry, Proceedings of the 9th International Symposium on Particle Image Velocimetry, Kobe, Japan, July 21-23
Balakumar, Prestridge, Orlicz, Balasubramanian, Tomkins. 2009. High resolution experimental measurements of Richtmyer-Meshkov turbulence in fluid layers after reshock using simultaneous PIV/PLIF. AIP Conf. Proc. 1195 (659)

Orlicz, Balakumar, Tomkins, Prestridge. 2009. Mach number effects on shock driven instabilities in a heavy gas curtain. Phys Fluids 21

Balakumar, Orlicz, Tomkins, Prestridge. 2008 Dependence of growth patterns and mixing width on initial conditions in Richtmyer-Meshkov unstable fluid layers. Phys Fluids 20
Balakumar, Orlicz, Tomkins, Prestridge. 2008. Simultaneous PIV-PLIF measurements of Richtmyer-Meshkov instability growth in a gas curtain with and without reshock. Physica Scripta T132
Tomkins, Kumar, Orlicz, Prestridge. 2008. An experimental investigation of mixing mechanisms in shock-accelerated flow. JFM 611
Orlicz 2007. Shock-driven instabilities in a heavy-gas curtain: Mach number effects, UNM Master's Thesis
Kumar, Orlicz, Tomkins, Goodenough, Prestridge, Vorobieff, Benjamin. 2006. Stretching of material lines in shock-accelerated gaseous flows. Phys Fluids 17
Goodenough, Kumar, Marr-Lyon, Boyts, Prestridge, Rightley, Tomkins, Cannon, Kamm, Rider, Zoldi-Sood, Orlicz, Vorobieff. 2005. Planar velocity and scalar concentration measurements in shock-accelerated, unstable fluid interfaces. Proc. SPIE 5580
Benjamin 2004. An experimenter's perspective on validating codes and models with experiments having shock-accelerated fluid interfaces. CSE
Vorobieff, Mohamed, Tomkins, Goodenough, Marr-Lyon, Benjamin. 2003. Scaling evolution in shock-induced transition to turbulence. Phys Rev E 68
Tomkins, Prestridge, Rightley, Marr-Lyon, Vorobieff, Benjamin. 2003. A quantitative study of the interaction of two Richtmyer-Meshkov-unstable gas cylinders. Phys Fluids 15(4)
Prestridge, Vorobieff, Rightley, Benjamin. 2001. PIV measurements of a shock-accelerated fluid instability. Proc. SPIE 4138
Prestridge, Vorobieff, Rightley, Benjamin. 2000. Validation of an instability growth model using particle image velocimetry measurements. PRL 84(19)
Prestridge, Rightley, Vorobieff, Benjamin, Kurnit. 2000. Simultaneous density-field visualization and PIV of a shock-accelerated gas curtain. Exp. Fluids 29
Rightley, Vorobieff, Martin & Benjamin. 1999. Experimental observations of the mixing transition in a shock-accelerated gas curtain. Phys Fluids 11(1)
Vorobieff, Rightley & Benjamin. 1999. Shock-driven gas curtain: fractal dimension evolution in transition to turbulence. Physica D 133
Vorobieff, Rightley & Benjamin. 1998. Power-law spectra of incipient gas-curtain turbulence. PRL 81(11)
Rightley, Vorobieff & Benjamin. 1997. Evolution of a shock-accelerated thin fluid layer. Phys Fluids 9(6)
Baltrusaitis, Gittings, Weaver, Benjamin, Budzinski. 1996. Simulation of shock-generated instabilities. Phys Fluids 8(9)
Budzinski, Benjamin & Jacobs. 1994. Influence of initial conditions on the flow patterns of a shock-accelerated thin fluid layer. Phys Fluids 6(11)
Jacobs, Klein, Jenkins & Benjamin. 1993. Instability growth patterns of a shock-accelerated thin fluid layer. PRL 70(5)