Applications of Turbulent and Multiphase Combustion

Applications of Turbulent and Multiphase Combustion

Author(s): Kenneth K. Kuo, Ragini Acharya

Print ISBN: 9781118127568

Online ISBN: 9781118127575

DOI: 10.1002/9781118127575

Author Biography

About the Author

Kenneth K. Kuo is Distinguished Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of the High Pressure Combustion Laboratory (HPCL) in the Department of Mechanical and Nuclear Engineering of the College of Engineering at The Pennsylvania State University.??Professor Kuo established the HPCL and is recognized as one of the leading researchers and experts in propulsion-related combustion.

Ragini Acharya is Senior Research Scientist at United Technologies Research Center. She received her PhD from The Pennsylvania State University in 2008. Dr. Acharya's research expertise includes development of multiphysics, multiscale, multiphase models, fire dynamics, numerical methods, and scientific computing. She has authored or coauthored multiple technical articles in these areas.