Final Conference Schedule

You can now download the final conference schedule (9-16-10) in PDF format (172K).

Monday 9/20/2010
07:30 Registration and continental breakfast in Blg. 3
  Main Ballroom Showroom Northwing Room
08:30 - 10:00 Overflow 2.2 Tutorial - Part 1
R. Nichols, P. Buning
Suggar/DiRTlib Tutorial
R. Noack
Pegasus5 Tutorial
S. Rogers
10:00 - 10:30 Break
10:30 - 11:00 Overflow 2.2 Tutorial - Part 2
R. Nichols, P. Buning
Analysis and Visualization Techniques for Overset in-situ Simulations
K.Colburn (CEI)
11:00 - 11:30   Parallel Perfomance of CFD Applications on Silicon Graphics SMP and DMP Compute Systems
M. Kremenetsky (SGI)
11:30 - 12:00   Intel's HPC Technology Outlook
Thomas Metzger (Intel)
12:00 - 02:00 NAS Tour participants: NASA bus to Blg. 258, followed by lunch back in Blg. 3
All others: lunch in Blg. 3
02:00 - 03:30 Overflow 2.2 Tutorial - Part 3
R. Nichols, P. Buning
Chimera Grid Tools Tutorial
W. Chan, S. Pandya
Overture Tutorial
J. Banks, K. Chand, W. Henshaw
03:30 - 04:00 Break
04:00 - 04:30 Overflow 2.2 Tutorial - Part 4
R. Nichols, P. Buning
Active Archive - Managing BIG Data in an Exascale Compute Environment
J. McKinley (Spectra Logic)
04:30 - 05:00   Birds of a Feather with the Tecplot Product Management Team
T. Chan (Tecplot)
05:00 - 05:30   Productive and Automated CFD Post-Processing for Overset Grids
E. Duque (Intelligent Light)
05:30 - 07:00 Reception at the Ames Exploration Center
Tuesday 9/21/2010
07:30 Registration and continental breakfast in Blg. 3
07:45 - 08:00 Welcome    W. M. Chan
Opening Remarks  Eugene L. Tu, Director, Exploration Technology Directorate, NASA Ames
08:00 - 09:00 Invited talk: Overflow Applications in Transonic Airplane Design (PDF 3.4MB)
Introduced by: P. G. Buning, S. R. Chaney (Boeing)
  Session 1.1. Grid Assembly
Session Chair: R. W. Noack
09:00 - 09:30 Development of a Python Preprocessing Module for Chimera Assembly for CFD Applications (PDF 2.6MB)
S. Peron, C. Benoit
09:30 - 10:00 Robustness and Accuracy of Donor Search Algorithms on Partitioned Unstructured Grids (PDF 3.8MB)
J. Sitaraman, B. Roget
10:00 - 10:30 Break (Poster session)
  Session 1.2. Suggar and DiRTlib Development & Applications
Session Chair: S. E. Sherer
10:30 - 11:00 Domain Decomposition for Overset Grid Assembly (PDF 654KB)
R. W. Noack, D. A. Boger
11:00 - 11:30 FoamedOver: A Dynamic Overset Grid Implementation in OpenFOAM (PDF 576KB)
D. A. Boger, E. G. Paterson, R. W. Noack
11:30 - 12:00 Implementation of an Overset Capability to CaMEL Aero Flow Solver and its Applications to Moving Bodies (PDF 5.4MB)
E. Yilmaz, S. Aliabadi, J. Sahu, P. Collins
12:00 - 01:00 Lunch - provided in Blg. 3 (Poster session)
  Session 1.3. Grid Generation
Session Chair: W. D. Henshaw
01:00 - 01:30 Recent Developments in Chimera Grid Tools (PDF 7.4MB)
W. M. Chan
01:30 - 02:00 Towards Automation within Overgrid for Geometry Import and Surface Patch Definition (PDF 2.6MB)
R. Haimes, J. F. Dannenhoffer
02:00 - 02:30 Direct Generation of 3D Overset Grids from Solid Models (PDF 2.1MB)
J. F. Dannenhoffer, R. Haimes
02:30 - 03:00 Application of Strand Meshes to Complex Aerodynamics Flowfields (PDF 11.1MB)
A. Katz
03:00 - 03:30 Break (Poster session)
  Session 1.4. Overture & Applications
Session Chair: A. M. Wissink
03:30 - 04:00 Recent Developments in Overture (PDF 615KB)
W. D. Henshaw
04:00 - 04:30 Numerical Methods for Solid Mechanics on Overlapping Grids (PDF 3.6MB)
J. W. Banks, W. D. Henshaw, D. W. Schwendeman
04:30 - 05:00 Towards the Direct Computation of the Aerodynamic Sound Generated by a Gate Valve in Nuclear Power Plants (PDF 1.7MB)
F. Daude, J. Berland, P. Lafon, F. Crouzet, C. Bailly, W. D. Henshaw
05:00 - 05:30 Implementing a Partition Algorithm for Fluid-Structure Interaction of Flexible Flapping Wings within Overture (PDF 3.9MB)
D. J. Chandar, M. Damodaran
Wednesday 9/22/2010
07:30 Registration and continental breakfast in Blg. 3
08:00 - 09:00 Invited talk: Application of Overset Grid Methods to Wind Turbine Rotors (PDF 6.9MB)
Introduced by: S. A. Pandya, C. P. van Dam (University of California at Davis)
  Session 2.1. Environmental Applications
Session Chair: D. Vicker
09:00 - 09:30 CgWind: A Composite Grid Simulation Tool for Wind Energy Applications (PDF 301KB)
K. K. Chand, W. D. Henshaw
09:30 - 10:00 Chimera Grid Method for Incompressible Flows and its Applications in Actual Problems (PDF 6.9MB)
H. Tang
10:00 - 10:30 Break
  Session 2.2. Adaptive Cartesian Mesh
Session Chair: R. L. Meakin
10:30 - 11:00 A New Solution Adaption Capability for the OVERFLOW CFD Code (PDF 2.1MB)
P. G. Buning
11:00 - 11:30 Unsteady Adaptive Mesh Refinement in the Helios Code (PDF 6.4MB)
A. M. Wissink
11:30 - 12:00 Extension of the Numerical Schemes in an Overset Cartesian Grids Framework (PDF 1.2MB)
C. Benoit, S. Peron, P. Raud
12:00 - 01:00 Lunch - provided in Blg. 3
  Session 2.3. Applications in Subsonic, Supersonic & Hypersonic Flows
Session Chair: S. E. Rogers
01:00 - 01:30 Overset CFD Results from the 1st CFD High-Lift Prediction Workshop (PDF 38.5MB)
J. P. Slotnick, A. J. Sclafani, T. H. Pulliam, J. C. Vassberg, H. C. Lee
01:30 - 02:00 Initial Study of Supersonic Retro-Propulsion Using Structured Overset Grids and OVERFLOW (PDF 2.8MB)
D. G. Schauerhamer
02:00 - 02:30 Overset Techniques for Hypersonic Multibody Configurations with the DPLR Solver (PDF 2.7MB)
A. J. Hyatt
02:30 - 03:00 Break
  Session 2.4. Multi-Disciplinary and Solution Framework
Session Chair: K. K. Chand
03:00 - 03:30 Overset Grids for Multi-Disciplinary Simulations in Gas-Turbine Engines (PDF 571KB)
R. L. Davis, J. F. Dannenhoffer, J. P. Clark
03:30 - 04:00 Novel Universal Ensemble - NUE (PDF 645KB)
E. P. N. Duque
04:00 - 05:00 Open Forum
05:00 - 06:00 Bus to Hiller
06:00 - 09:00 Banquet at Hiller Aviation Museum and Student Poster Awards
Thursday 9/23/2010
07:30 Registration and continental breakfast in Blg. 3
08:00 - 09:00 Invited talk: 20+ Years of Chimera Grid Development for the Space Shuttle (PDF 6.8MB)
Introduced by: W. M. Chan, P. G. Buning (NASA Langley) and R. J. Gomez (NASA Johnson)
  Session 3.1 Vortex Dominated Flows
Session Chair: J. P. Slotnick
09:00 - 09:30 Overset-Mesh-Based Design Exploration for Vortex Generators on Boundary-Layer Ingesting Inlet (PDF 3.7MB)
B. J. Lee, T. Kumano, M. S. Liou
09:30 - 10:00 A Coupled Overset Vorticity Transport and Navier-Stokes Solver for Vortex-Dominated Flows (PDF 1.5MB)
R. E. Harris, E. F. Sheta, R. W. Noack, V. Sankaran
10:00 - 10:30 Break
  Session 3.2 Multi-Physics Modeling
Session Chair: E. Paterson
10:30 - 11:00 Simulation of Fluid-Structure Interaction to Estimate Fatigue Life of Subsea Pipeline Spans (PDF 823KB)
J. P. Pontaza
11:00 - 11:30 Integration of Aero-Optics and Distributed Porosity Models within OVERFLOW (PDF 1.4MB)
W. J. Coirier
11:30 - 12:00 LAMP-OVERFLOW Coupling Approach for 3D Time-Accurate Water-Air Flow in Surface Effect Ship Design (PDF 3.8MB)
J. C. Huan, S. Zhang, W. M. Lin
12:00 - 01:00 Boxed lunch in Blg. 3 / NAS Tour - NASA bus to Blg. 258 with boxed lunch afterwards
  Session 3.3 Numerical Methods
Session Chair: R. H. Nichols
01:00 - 01:30 Explicit and Implicit Coupling Strategies for Overset Grids (PDF 2.4MB)
J. Brunswig, M. Manzke, T. Rung
01:30 - 02:00 Multiple-Domain Finite Difference Solutions for Ocean Wave-Structure Interaction (PDF 12.8MB)
R. W. Read, H. B. Bingham
02:00 - 02:30 On Conservation Law Based Updating Schemes for Overset Mesh Communication (PDF 967KB)
R. Tramel, S. Keeling, J. Benek
02:30 - 03:00 Spectral FC Solvers on Overset Grids (PDF 409KB)
N. Albin
03:00 - 03:30 Break
  Session 3.4 Rotorcraft Applications
Session Chair: R. J. Gomez
03:30 - 04:00 Investigation of Mixed Element Hybrid Overset Grid-Based CFD Methods for Rotorcraft and Ship Airwake (PDF 2.1MB)
G. R. Whitehouse, A. H. Boschitsch, J. D. Keller
04:00 - 04:30 Application of Overset Grid Methodology to Micro Rotor Simulation (PDF 7.4MB)
V. K. Lakshminarayan, J. D. Baeder
04:30 - 05:00 CFD/CSD Coupling and Trim of the SMART Rotor (PDF 2.7MB)
A. C. B. Dimanlig, M. Potsdam, M. Fulton

You can download all the PDFs in a zip file (PDF 161.2MB)

Morning/afternoon coffee breaks and lunches will be catered on-site.