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John Kim

 

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John Kim, Ph.D.
(Stanford, 1978)

jkim@seas.ucla.edu
46-147J, Eng IV
(310) 825-4393


Link(s):

Professor Kim's Home Page

Turbulence Research Group
 

Areas of Interest:

Numerical simulation of transitional and turbulent flows, turbulence and heat-transfer control, numerical algorithms for computational physics.


Selected Recent Publications:

"Reduced balancing transformations for large non-normal state-space systems," by A. Or, J. Speyer and J. Kim, J. Guidance, Control and Dynamics, Vol. 35, No. 1, 2011.

"A numerical study of compressible turbulent boundary layers," by M. Lagha, J. Kim, J. D. Eldredge and X. Zhong, Phys. Fluids, Vol. 23, 2011.

"Near-wall dynamics of compressible boundary layers," by M. Lagha, J. Kim, J. D. Eldredge and X. Zhong, Phys. Fluids, Vol. 23, 2011.

"Physics and control of wall turbulence for drag reduction," by J. Kim, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, Vol. 369, 2011.

"Reduced balancing transformations for large non-normal state-space systems,'' by A. Or, J. Speyer and J. Kim, J. Guidance, Control and Dynamics, vol. 35, No. 1, pp. 129-137, 2012.

"Studying turbulence using numerical simulation database--XIV,'' by J. Kim, Phys. Fluids, vol. 24, 100501, 2012.

"Progress in Pipe and Channel Flow Turbulence, 1961-2011,'' by J. Kim, J. Turbulence, vol. 13, N45, 2012.

"A numerical study of the effects of superhydrophobic surface on skin-friction drag in turbulent channel flow," by H. Park, H. Park and J. Kim, Phys. Fluids, vol. 25, 110815, 2013.