School of Engineering and Applied Science School of Engineering and Applied Science (SEAS) Department of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Computational Aero and Hydrodynamics Laboratory (CAHL)


Selected Publications (Scholar Google record) Full List

  1. Zihua Qiu, Bin Zhang, Chunlei Liang, Min Xu, A high-order solver for simulating vortex-induced vibrations using sliding-mesh spectral difference method and hybrid grids, International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, in press, 2019. [DOI]
  2. Mao Li, Zihua Qiu, Chunlei Liang, Michael A Sprague, Charles Garris, A New High-order Spectral Difference Method for Simulating Viscous Flows on Unstructured Grids with Mixed-Elements, Computers & Fluids, March 2019. [ DOI ]
  3. Liangwei Li, Lin Mu, Christopher Cox, Chunlei Liang, A Weak Galerkin Finite Element Method for Parallel Solutions of Linear Elasticity Problems on Unstructured Meshes, Manuscript submitted to the International Journal of Applied Mechanics, 2018.
  4. J. Yang and C. Liang, A High-Order Flux Reconstruction Adaptive Mesh Refinement Method for Magnetohydrodynamics on Unstructured Grids, Int. J. Numer. Meth. Fluids. Volume 86, 231-253, 2018 [DOI]
  5. X. Zhang, C. Liang, J. Yang, M. S. Miesch, A robust artificial magnetic resistivity and sub-iterative divergence cleaning technique for solving ideal MHD equations with high-order flux reconstruction method, International Journal of Terraspace Science and Engineering, Volume 9, Issue 1, 21-29, 2017.
  6. C. Liang, K. Fidkowski, P.-O. Persson, P. Vincent and G. Jacobs, Celebrating the 60th Birthday of Professor David A. Kopriva, Computers & Fluids, Vol 139, 1, 2016. [DOI]
  7. J. Wang, M. S. Miesch, and C. Liang, Convection in Oblate Solar-Type Stars, Volume 830, paper 45, Astrophysical Journal, 2016. [DOI]
  8. B. Zhang, C. Liang, J. Yang, Y. Rong, A Parallel High-order Sliding and Deforming Spectral Difference Method, Volume 139, 184-196, Computers & Fluids, 2016. [DOI]
  9. J. Yang, B. Zhang, C. Liang, and Y. Rong, A High-order Flux Reconstruction Method with Adaptive Mesh Refinement and Artificial Diffusivity on Unstructured Moving/Deforming Mesh for Shock Capturing, Computers & Fluids, Vol 139, 17-35, 2016. [DOI]
  10. C. Cox, C. Liang, M. Plesniak, A high-order solver for unsteady incompressible Navier-Stokes equations using the flux reconstruction method on unstructured grids with implicit dual time stepping. Journal of Computational Physics , Vol 314, 414-435, 2016. [DOI]
  11. B. Zhang, C. Liang (2015), A Simple, Efficient, High-order Accurate Sliding-Mesh Interface Approach to the Spectral Difference Method on Coupled Rotating and Stationary Domains. Journal of Computational Physics, Vol 295, 147-160 [DOI].
  12. J. Wang, C. Liang, M. S. Miesch, A Compressible High-Order Unstructured Spectral Difference Code for Stratified Convection in Rotating Spherical Shells, Journal of Computational Physics , Vol 290, pp 90-111, 2015, [DOI].
  13. A. DeJong, C. Liang, Parallel Spectral Difference Method for Predicting Vortex-Induced Vibrations, Computers & Fluids , Vol 98, 17-26, 2014. [  Best Presentation Award of the 2014 joint UMD/JHU/GWU fluid mechanics symposium DOI ].
  14. S. Premasuthan, C. Liang, A. Jameson, Computation of Flows With Shocks using the Spectral Difference method with Artificial Viscosity, II: Modified Formulation and Local Mesh Refinement, Vol 98, 122-133, 2014, Computers & Fluids [ DOI].
  15. S. Premasuthan, C. Liang, A. Jameson, Computation of Flows With Shocks using the Spectral Difference method with Artificial Viscosity, I: Basic Formulation and Application, Vol 98, 111-121, 2014, Computers & Fluids [ DOI].
  16. C. Liang, K. Fidkowski, P. Persson, and P. Vincent, Celebrating the 80th birthday of Professor Antony Jameson, Vol 98, 1-2, Computers & Fluids, 2014.
  17. C. Liang, K. Miyaji, B. Zhang (2014), An Efficient Correction Procedure via Reconstruction for Simulation of Viscous Flow on Moving and Deforming Domains, Vol 256, pp 55-68, Journal of Computational Physics. [ DOI  ]
  18. C. Liang, C. Cox, M. Plesniak (2013), A Comparison of Computational Efficiencies of Spectral Difference Method and Correction Procedure via Reconstruction, Journal of Computational Physics, Vol 239, pp 138-146. [ DOI  ] [Cited 7 times in Scholar Google.]
  19. J. Chen, C. Liang, and J. D. Lee (2012), Micropolar Electromagnetic Fluids: Control of Vortex Shedding Using Imposed Transverse Magnetic Field, J. Adv. Math. Appl. vol 1, 147-157. [DOI]
  20. H.H. Mehta, B. G. Choi, R. S. Dusaj, A. Mohsen, C. Liang, J. F. Lewis, R. K. Zeman (2012), Validation of a Novel Method for Cardiac Output Estimation by CT Coronoary Angiography, Advances in Computed Tomography, Volume 1, No. 2, 2012. [DOI]
  21. J. Chen, C. Liang and J. D. Lee (2012) Numerical simulation for unsteady compressible Micropolar fluid flow, Computers and Fluids, vol 66, pp. 1-9. [DOI]
  22. X.Y. Luo, B.E. Griffith, X.S. Ma, M. Yin, T.J. Wang, Chunlei Liang, P.Watton & G.M. Bernacca (2012) Effect of bending rigidity in a dynamic model of a polyurethane prosthetic mitral valve. Vol 11 pp. 815-827. Biomechanics and Modeling in Mechanobiology. [ DOI  ]
  23. Chunlei Liang, Elias Balaras: Book Review of Verification and Validation in Scientific Computing authored by Oberkampf and Roy. Progress in Aerospace Sciences, vol 54, pp 65, 2012.
  24. C. Liang, A. S. Chan, and A. Jameson (2011) A p-multigrid spectral difference method for incompressible Navier-Stokes equations. Vol 51, pp 127-135, Computers and Fluids. [PDF] [ DOI  ]
  25. E. Konstantinidis and C. Liang (2011) Dynamic response of a turbulent cylinder wake to sinusoidal inflow perturbations across the vortex lock-on range, vol 23, 075102, Physics of Fluids. [DOI] [Cited 10 times in Scholar Google.]
  26. J. Chen and J. D. Lee and C. Liang (2011) Constitutive Equations of Micropolar Electromagnetic Fluids, Volume 166, pp. 867-874, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. [ DOI  ]
  27. J. Chen, C. Liang and J. D. Lee, Theory and Simulation of Micropolar Fluid Dynamics, Journal of Nanoengineering and Nanosystems, 224, 31-40, 2011. [ DOI  ]
  28. A. Chan, P. Dewey, Antony Jameson, C. Liang and A. Smits (2011), Vortex suppression and drag reduction in the wake of counter-rotating cylinders, 679: 343-382, Journal of Fluid Mechanics. [ DOI  ] [Cited 20 times in Scholar Google.]
  29. C.  Liang, K.   Ou, S.  Premasuthan, A.   Jameson and Z. J. Wang. High-order accurate simulations of unsteady flow past plunging and pitching airfoils. Computers and Fluids, Vol 40, Issue 1, 2011, pages 236-248. [ DOI ] [Cited 20 times in Scopus.]
  30. A. H. Mohammad, Z. J. Wang and C. Liang. Large Eddy Simulation of turbulent flow past a cylinder using spectral difference method. Advances in Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, 2010, vol 2, pp. 451-466. DOI: 10.4208/aamm.09-m0972 [ .pdf ] [Cited 10 times in Scholar Google.]
  31. P. Castonguay, C.  Liang and A. Jameson. Simulation of Transitional Flow over Airfoils Using the Spectral Difference Method, AIAA Paper, Chicago, 2010-4626. PDF ]
  32. K. Ou, C.  Liang and A. Jameson. High-order Spectral Difference Method for the Navier-Stokes Equations on Unstructured Moving Deformable Grids, AIAA Paper, Orlando, 2010-0541. PDF ]
  33. C. Liang, S. Premasuthan, A. Jameson and Z. J. Wang. Large Eddy Simulation of Compressible Turbulent Channel Flow with Spectral Difference Method, AIAA Paper, Orlando, 2009-402 PDF ] [chaired a session in this conference.]
  34. C.  Liang, S.  Premasuthan and A.  Jameson. High-order accurate simulation of flow past two side-by-side cylinders with Spectral Difference method. Computers and Structures, vol 87, pp. 812-817, 2009. [ DOI  ] [Cited 30 times in Scopus.]
  35. C.  Liang, A.  Jameson and Z. J.  Wang. Spectral Difference method for two-dimensional compressible flow on unstructured grids with mixed elements. Journal of Computational Physics, vol 228, pp 2847-2858, 2009. [ DOI  ] [Cited 43 times in Scopus.]
  36. C.  Liang, R.  Kannan and Z. J.  Wang. A p-Multigrid Spectral Difference Method with explicit and implicit smoothers on unstructured triangular grids. Computers and Fluids, 38:254-265,2009. [ .pdf | DOI ] [Cited 45 times in Scopus.]
  37. C.  Liang, G.  Papadakis and X. Y.  Luo. Effect of tube spacing on the vortex shedding characteristics of laminar flow past an inline tube array; a numerical study. Computers and Fluids, 38:950-964,2009. [ .pdf | DOI ] [Cited 19 times in Scopus.]
  38. C.  Liang and G.  Papadakis. Large Eddy Simulation of Flow over a Staggered Tube Bundle. Journal of Fluids and Structures, 23:1215-1230,2007. [DOI ] [Cited 31 times in Scopus.]
  39. C.  Liang and G.  Papadakis. Large Eddy Simulation of Pulsating Flow over a circular Cylinder at Subcritical Reynolds Number. Computers and Fluids, 36:299-312,2007. [ DOI ] [Cited 25 times in Scopus.]