Flow Driven by an Archimedean Helical Permanent Magnetic Field. Part I: Flow Patterns and Their Transitions

Bo Wang, Xiaodong Wang, Jacqueline Etay, Xianzhao Na, Xinde Zhang, Yves Fautrelle
Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B, April 2016, Volume 47, Issue 2, pp 1369–1377

Dynamics of the removal of viscoplastic fluids from inclined pipes

Alba, K., and I. A. Frigaard
Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 229 (2016): 43-58

Gravity currents produced by constant and time varying inflow in a circular cross-section channel: experiments and theory

S. Longo, M. Ungarish, V. Di Federico, L. Chiapponi, F. Addon
Advances in Water Resources January 30, 2016
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Investigation of Stratified Electromagnetically Driven Flows in Electrically Conducting Fluids

Vadims Geza
A thesis submitted for the degree of Doctor of Physics
Faculty of Physics and Mathematics University of Latvia

Experimental and numerical study of electrically driven magnetohydrodynamic flow in a modified cylindrical annulus. I. Base flow

Zacharias Stelzer1, David Cébron, Sophie Miralles, Stijn Vantieghem, Jérôme Noir
Physics of Fluids 27, 077101 (2015); doi:

Crystallization of gallium in a traveling magnetic field as a model experiment

K. Dadzis, G. Lukin, D. Meier, P. Bönisch, L. Sylla, O. Pätzold
8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, October 12-16, Cannes France
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Flow behaviors driven by a rotating spiral permanent magnetic field

X.D. Wang, B.Wang, X.Z.Na, J. Etay and Y.Fautrelle
8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, October 12-16, Cannes France
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Physical model of Czochralski crystal growth in a horizontal magnetic field

J. Pal, I. Grants,2, S. Eckert, G. Gerbeth
8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, October 12-16, Cannes France
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Applications of Ultrasonic Doppler Velocimetry to flow measurements in hot liquid metals

S, Eckert, S. Franke, T. Gundrum, G. Gerbeth, J-C. Willemetz
8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, October 12-16, Cannes France
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Flow measurements in a liquid metal model of a bloom caster under the effect of rotary electromagnetic stirring

B.Willers, S, Eckert, M. Barna, J. Reiter
8th International Conference on Electromagnetic Processing of Materials, October 12-16, Cannes France
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Ultrasound Velocity Measurement in a Liquid Metal Electrode

Adalberto Perez, Douglas H. Kelley
Journal of Visualized Experiments
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Local Particle Velocity Measurements In Slurry Flow In Pipes And Centrifugal Pumps Using Ultrasound Technique

Garman, Mohamed Ammar
Phd Thesis, EMC - Mechanical Engineering, Case Western Reserve University (

Ultrasonic measurements of local particle velocity and concentration within the casing of a centrifigal pump

Garman M., John M- Furlan, Jaikrishnan Kadambi, Robert J. Visintainer, Krishnan V. Pagalthivarthi
ASME-JSME-KSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference 2015, AJK2015-FED, July 26-31, 2015, Seoul, Korea


Flows and torques in Brownian ferrofluids subjected to rotating uniform magnetic fields in a cylindrical and annular geometry

Torres-Diaz, A. Cortes, Y. Cede-no-Mattei, O. Perales-Perez and C. Rinaldi
PHYSICS OF FLUIDS 26, 012004 (2014)


Incomplete fluid-fluid displacement of yield-stress fluids. Part 2: Highly inclined pipes

Alba, K., et al.
Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 201 (2013): 80-93.

Ultrasonic Doppler Velocimetry Measurement of Flow and Instabilities in a Rotating Lid-Driven Cylinder

Zhao C. Kong, Duncan O. Eddy, Nathan K. Martin and Brent C. Houchens
J. Appl. Mech 80(5), 050904 (Jul 19, 2013) (8 pages) Paper No: JAM-12-1180; doi: 10.1115/1.4023496

Direct and inverse pumping in flows with homogeneous and non-homogeneous swirl

A. Pothérat, F. Rubiconi1, Y. Charles and V. Dousset1
arXiv:1304.5751v2 [physics.flu-dyn] 22 Sep 2013
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Active interactions between turbulence and bed load Conceptual picture and experimental evidence

Alessio Radice, Vladimir Nikora, Jenny Campagnol and Francesco Ballio
WATER RESOURCES RESEARCH, VOL. 49, 90-99, doi:10.1029/2012WR012255, 2013
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Travelling waves in a cylindrical magnetohydrodynamically forced flow

J. Boisson, A. Klochko, F. Daviaud, V. Padilla, and S. Aumaîtrea
GIT-SPEC, DSM, CNRS URA 2464, CEA-Saclay, F–91191 Gif-sur-Yvette, France
PHYSICS OF FLUIDS 24, 044101 (2012)
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Incomplete fluid-fluid displacement of yield stress fluids in near-horizontal pipes: experiments and theory

Taghavi, S. M., et al.
Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 167 (2012): 59-74.

Thixotropy, yielding and ultrasonic Doppler velocimetry in pulp fibre suspensions

Babak Derakhshandeh, Dimitris Vlassopoulos, Savvas G. Hatzikiriakos
Rheologica Acta, March 2012, Volume 51, Issue 3, pp 201-214

Turbulent flow structure in experimental laboratory wind-generated gravity waves

Sandro Longo, Dongfang Liang, Luca Chiapponi, Laura Aguilera Jiménez
Coastal Engineering 64 (2012) 1-15
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Fibre suspensions in Hagen-Poiseuille flow: Transition from laminar plug flow to turbulence

A. Nikbakht, A. Madani, J.A. Olson, D.M. Martinez
Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 10/2014; 212. DOI:10.1016/j.jnnfm.2014.08.006


Rheology of pulp suspensions using ultrasonic Doppler velocimetry

Babak Derakhshandeh, Savvas G. Hatzikiriakos , Chad P. J. Bennington
Rheologica Acta, December 2010, Volume 49, Issue 11, pp 1127-1140

Experimental Modeling of the Continuous Casting Process of Steel Using Low Melting Point Metal Alloys—the LIMMCAST Program

ISIJ International, Vol. 50 (2010), No. 8, pp. 1134-1141
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Statistics and Characteristic Scales for Bed Load in a Channel Flow with Sidewall Effects

Alessio RADICE, Francesco BALLIO, and Vladimir NIKORA
Acta Geophysica, vol. 58, no. 6, pp. 1072-1093
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Experiments on turbulence beneath a free surface in a stationary field generated by a Crump weir: free-surface characteristics and the relevant scales

Sandro Longo
Exp. Fluid, DOI 10.1007/s00348-010-0881-5

Wall Shear Stress in Transient Turbulent Pipe Flow by Local Velocity Measurement

Bruno Brunone, Ph.D., Alessandro Berni, Ph.D


Using ultrasonic Doppler velocimetry and CFD modeling to investigate the mixing of non-Newtonian fluids possessing yield stress

Farhad Ein-Mozaffari, Simant R. Upreti
Chemical Engineering Research and Design, April 2009,Volume 87, Issue 4, Pages 515-523

On statistical properties of bed load sediment concentration

Alessio Radice, Francesco Ballio, and Vladimir Nikora
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Application of the ultrasonic velocity profile method to the mapping of liquid metal flows under the influence of a non-uniform magnetic field

Oleg Andreev, Yuri Kolesnikov André Thess
Exp Fluids (2009) 46:77-83


Flow analysis by pulsed ultrasonic velocimetry technique in Sulzer SMX static mixer

M. Hammoudia, J. Legrand b,., E.K. Si-Ahmeda, A. Salem a
Chemical Engineering Journal 139 (2008) 562-574

UDV Measurements and CFD Simulation of Two-Phase Flow in a Stirred Vessel

Sanna Haavisto, Jouni Syrjnen, Antti Koponen, Mikko Mannien
6th International Conference on CFD in Oil & Gas, Metallurgical and Process Industries

Experimental observation of swirl accumulation in a magnetically driven flow

J. Fluid Mech. (2008), vol. 616, pp. 135-152.
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Application of the ultrasonic velocity profile method to the mapping of liquid metal flows under the influence of a non-uniform magnetic field

Oleg Andreev, Yuri Kolesnikov, Andre Thess
Exp Fluids, DOI 10.1007/s00348-008-0540-2

Etude de la répartition des vitesses interstitielles au sein d'un lit perméable sous un écoulement à surface libre

Revue Paralia, no 1, pp 1.1-1.14. DOI: 10.5150/revue-paralia.2008.001
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Modification of Bubble-driven Liquid Metal Flows under the Infulence of DC Magnetic Field

Chaojie Zhang, Sven Eckert, Gunter Gerbeth
ISIJ International, Vol 47(2007), No 6, pp 795-801

Puukuitususpension putkivirtauksen virtausprofiilin symmetrisyys ja sen turbulenttisen alueen mallintaminen

Pasi Karinkanta, Master's thesis
University of Jyväskylä, December 2007

Using CFD and Ultrasonic Velocimetry to Study the Mixing of Pseudoplastic Fluids with a Helical Ribbon Impellerl

Ihuaku Ihejirika, Farhad Ein-Mozaffari
Chem. Eng. Technol. 2007, 30, No. 5, 606-614

Efficient Melt Stirring Using Pulse Sequences of a Rotating Magnetic Field: Part I. Flow Field in a Liquid Metal Column mpellerl

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Etude du frottement turbulent transitoire

Hamid ZIDOUH, Mame William-Louis & Larbi Labraga
Congrès Français de Mécanique Grenoble, 27-31 août 2007


The Effects of Air Bubbles on Ultrasound Velocity Measurements

DOI:10.1007/s00348-006-0183-0. Experiments in Fluids Springer, 41/4, pp 593-6
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Online Viscosity Measurement of Complex Solutions Using Ultrasound Doppler Velocimetry

Turk J. Chem, 30 (2006), pp297-305
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Bulk Flow in Ferrofluids in a Uniform Rotating Magnetic Fieldy

A. Chaves, C. Rinaldi,* S. Elborai, X. He, and M. Zahn
PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, PRL 96, 194501 (2006), pp194501(4)
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Experimental study of super-rotation in a magnetostrophic spherical Couette flow

H.-C. Nataf, T. Alboussière, D. Brito, N. Gagnère, D. Jault, J.-P. Masson and D. Schmitt
Geodynamo team, LGIT-UMR5559-CNRS-UJF, Grenoble, France
Submitted to Geophysical and Astrophysical Fluids Dynamics, December 16, 2005
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Rilievi di velocità in regime di convezione naturale mediante tecnica "Pulsed Doppler Ultrasound" in una cavità contenente una sorgente termica

Giovanni S.Barozzi, Alberto Muscio, Luca Tarozzi
XXIII Congresso Nazionale UIT sulla Trasmissione del Calore
Parma, 20-22 Giugno 2005
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Unsteady velocity profiles and energy dissipation in turbulent pipe flow

Alessandro Berni
PhD Thesis 11 February 2005, Università degli Studi di Perugia, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile ed Ambientale, Perugia, Italy

Measurements of the bulk velocity during solidification of metallic alloys

S. Eckert, B. Willers, and G. Gerbeth
Metallurgical and Material Transactions A: Metall. Mater. Trans. 36 A (2005) 267-270
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Pulsed Ultrasonic Doppler Velocimetry for Measurement of Velocity Profiles in Small Channels and Cappilaries

Matthias Messer; Thesis
Georgia Institute of Technology, December 2005


Gas and Liquid velocity measurements in bubble chain driven two-phase flow by means of UDV and LDA

Chaojie Zhang, Sven Eckert, Gunter Gerbeth
Flow Measurement and Instrumentation 15 (2004) 145—153
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Turbulent viscosity measurements relevant to planetary core-mantle dynamics

Daniel Brito a, Jonathan Aurnou, Philippe Cardin
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors 141 (2004) 3—8
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Local flow structures in liquid metals measured by ultrasonic Doppler velocimetry

A. Cramer, C. Zhang, S. Eckert
Flow Measurement and Instrumentation 15 (2004) 145—153
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Experimental Study of a Buoyant Particle Dispersion in Pipe Flow

Y.Le Guer, P. Reghem, I. Petit and B. Stutz
Trans IChemE, Vol 81, Part A, September 2003
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Measurement of fiber suspension flow and forming jet velocity profile by pulsed ultrasonic doppler velocimetry

Xu, Hanjiang
IPST Thesis, Georgia Institute of Technology (


Wall shear stress measurement in a turbulent pipe flow using ultrasound Doppler velocimetry

M. Nowak
Experiments in Fluids 33 (2002) 5, p. 249-255

Velocity measurements in liquid sodium by means of Ultrasound Doppler Velocimetry

S. Eckert, G. Gerbeth
Experiments in Fluids 32 (2002) 5, p. 542-546
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Mesure de Vitesse dans le Sodium par Vélocimetrie Ultrasonore

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Ultrasonic Doppler velocimetry in liquid gallium

Daniel Brito, Henri-Claude Nataf, Philippe Cardin, Julien Aubert and Jean-Paul Masson
Experiments in fluids, 31, 653-663, 2001
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Pulsatile flow and artherogenesis: results from in vivo studies

Grigioni M., Daniele C., D'Avenio G., Formigari R., Bernucci P., Barbaro V.
to be publised, 2001

Gender Differences in Wall Shear—Mediated Brachial Artery Vasoconstriction and Vasodilation

Levenson M., Pessana F., ENG E., Gariepy Mda E., Armentano R., Simon A.
Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Vol 38, Issue 6, pp1668-1674, 2001
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Measurements of breaking waves and bores through a USD velocity profiler

S. Longo, I.J. Losada, M. Petti, N. Pasotti, J.L. Lara
Technical Report UPR/UCa_01_2001, University of Parma, E.T.S.I.C.C. y P., Ocean – Coastal Research Group, Laboratory, Universidad de Cantabria, Spain, 2001
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A systematic experimental study of rapidly rotating spherical convection in water and liquid gallium

Julien Aubert, Daniel Brito, Henri-Claude Nataf, Philippe Cardin and Jean-Paul Masson
Physics of the Earth and Planetary Interiors, 128, 51-74, 2001
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Experimental evidence of inertial waves in a precessing spheroidal cavity

Jérôme Noir, Daniel Brito, Keith Aldridge and Philippe Cardin
Geophysical Research Letters, 28, 19, 3785-3788, 2001
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Ultrasound Doppler Based In-line Rheometry of Highly Concentrated Suspensions

B. Ouriev
Thesis, Lab. of Food Process Eng., Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zürich (ETH), 2000

Flow situations of drilling muds effects of thixotropic proprety

Besq A., Monnet P., Pantet A.
Flucome 2000, August 13-17, Sherbrooke (Qc) Canada
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Velocity Profiles and Unsteady Pipe Friction in Transient Flow

Bruno Brunone, Bryan W. Karney, Michele Mecarelli and Marco Ferrante
Journal of Water Resources Planning and Management, july/august 2000


Flow between time periodically co-rotatiting cylinders

Ern P., Wesfreid J.E.
2nd International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering, J. Fluid. Mech., 1999, Paul Scherrer Institut, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland, 1999

Wall shear and arterial vasomotricity

Levenson J., Pesana F., Gariepy J., Armentano R., Simon A.

Use of UVP monitor in applied hydraulics

De Cesare G., Schliess A., Boillat J.-L., Lavelli A., Bollaert E. – Hersberger D.
Symposium on Anemometry, Brno, Slovakia, October 1999


Computational Analysis of Flow in a Curved Tube Model of the Coronary Arteries: Effects of Time-varying Curvature

A. Santamarina, E. Weydahl, J. M. Siegel, J. E. Moore, Jr.
Annals of Biomedical Engineering, Vol. 26, pp. 944-954, 1998
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Real-Time ultrasound profilometer to investigate the development of intimal hyperplasia

Grigioni M., Daniele C., D'Avenio G.
Atti de IV Congresso nazionale della Società italiana di matematica applicata e industriale (SIMAI), pp. 17-19, 1998

Vortex streching in a élaminar boundary layer flow

Petitjeans P., Wesfreid J.E., Attiach J.-Cl
Experiments in fluids Vol 22, pp. 351-353, 1997


Collective behavior of wakes downstream a row of cylinders

P. Le Gal et al.
Phys. Fluids, Vol. 8, No 8, p. 2097-2106, 1996

1st International Symposium on Ultrasonic Doppler Methods for Fluid Mechanics and Fluid Engineering

Paul Scherrer Institut, 5232 Villigen PSI, Switzerland, 1996

Characterisation of Longitudinal Gortler Vortices in a Curved Channel Using Ultrasonic Doppler Velocimetry and Visualizations

J.L. Aider and J.E. Wesfreid
J. Phys. III France 6, p.1-10, 1996

Laser Doppler und Ultraschall Messungen in Asymmetrischen Strömungen

Frank S., Siekmann E.
GALA 96 Berlin, 1996


Génération et déstabilisation de structures filamentaires de grande vorticité générées par étirement

Ph. Petitjeans, J.-E. Wesfreid
Actes du 12 Congrès Français de Mecanique, Strasbourg, Vol. 3, p.297-300, 1995

Application de la vélocimetrie Doppler & ultrasons à l'étude du sillage d'un cylindre chauffé

N. Michaux-Leblond, S. Cadiergue
Actes du 12 Congrès Français de Mecanique, Strasbourg , Vol. 3, p.221-224, 1995

Optimisation of the flow induced by a hyperboloid stirrer in a new type of sewage plant model

Heil P.
Lehrstuhl für Strömgungsmechanik, LSTM, Studienarbeit, 1995


Turbulent flow microstructures observed by sonar

R. Lhermitte, U. Lemi
Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 20, p.823-826, 1993

Measurement of Energy Spectral Density of a Flow in a Rotating Couette System

Y. Takeda, W.E. Fisher, J. Sakakibara
Physical Rewiev Letters, Vol 70, p.3569-3571, 1993

Experimental observation of the quasiperiodic modes in a rotating Couette system

Y. Takeda, W.E. Fisher
Physical Rewiev E, Vol 47, No 6, p.4130-34234, 1993

Turbulent flow microstructures observed by sonar

Lhermitte R., Lemmin U.
Geophysical research letters, Vol 20, No9, p.823-826,May 5, 1993


Assessment of spatial and temporal velocity profiles distal of normally functioning Bjork-Shiley prosthesis by the Doppler method

K.H. Henneke, A. Melling, Z. Wang, F. Durst, B. Kunkel and K. Bachmann
International Journal of Cardiology, Vol 37, p.381-387, 1992

Determination of velocity profiles in oscillating pipe-flows by using laser Doppler velocimetry and ultrasonic measuring devices

M. Teufel, D. Trimis, A. Lohmuller, Y. Takeda, F. Durst
Flow Meas. Instrum., Vol. 3, p.95-100, 1992

The Investigation of stirring and mixing process with an ultrasonic velocity profile monitor

Marcus Hofken, F. Bischof, P. Wachter and F. Durst
Dep. of Fluid Mechanics, University Erlangen, Germany

Etude Quantitative de l'Hémodynamique de Vaisseaux Profonds par Echographie Doppler Ultrasonore

Willemetz J.C.
These No 893, EPFL Lausanne, Switzerland, 1990

Before 1992

Probing water turbulence by high frequency Doppler sonar

Lehrmitte R., Lemmin U.
Geophysical reasearch letters, Vol 17, No 10, p.1549-1552, 1990

Bias and Variance in the Estimate of the Doppler frequency Induced by a Wall Motion Filter.

Willemetz J.C., Nowicki A., Meister J.J.
Ultrasonic Imaging, No 11, p.215-225, 1989

Measurement of velocity profile of mercury flow by ultrasound Doppler shift method

Y. Takeda
Nuclear Technology, Vol 79, p.120-124, 1987

Instantaneous Doppler Frequency Measurement and Implementation in a Multigate Flowmeter

Willemetz J.C., Meister J.J.
EUROSON 87, Helsinki, p.14-18, 1987