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Researcher: Venning, JA (Dr James Venning)

Fields of Research

Fluidisation and Fluid Mechanics
Ship and Platform Hydrodynamics
Marine Engineering
Fluid Physics
Aerodynamics (excl. Hypersonic Aerodynamics)
Special Vehicles
Dynamics, Vibration and Vibration Control
Turbulent Flows

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in the Physical Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in Engineering
Emerging Defence Technologies
Navy
Energy Conservation and Efficiency in Transport
Nautical Equipment (excl. Yachts)
Water Transport

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A comparison of the wake structures of scale and full-scale pedalling cycling models; Procedia Engineering
Background nuclei measurements and implications for cavitation inception in hydrodynamic test facilities; Experiments in Fluids
Cloud cavitation behavior on a hydrofoil due to fluid-structure interaction; Journal of Fluids Engineering
Cloud cavitation behaviour on a hydrofoil due to fluid-structure interaction; 17th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery
Development of a cavitation susceptibility meter for nuclei size distribution measurements; 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (20AFMC)
Effects of aspect ratio on the wake dynamics of the Ahmed body; 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC)
Global mode visualisation in cavitating flows; 10th Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2018)
Joint research between Australia and Japan on the cavitation inception of marine propellers and control surfaces; MAST Asia 2017
Microbubble generation for PIV seeding; 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (20AFMC)
Microbubble generation from condensation and turbulent breakup of sheet cavitation; 31st Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics
The application of laser diagnostics to cycling aerodynamics; Seventh Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics in Fluid Mechanics and Combustion
The effect of aspect ratio on the wake of the Ahmed body; Experiments in Fluids
The influence of fluid-structure interaction on cloud cavitation about a hydrofoil; 10th Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2018)
The influence of nucleation on the spectral content of cloud cavitation about a hydrofoil; 10th Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2018)
The influence of nuclei content on cloud cavitation about a hydrofoil; 17th International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery
The nature of the vortical structures in the near wake of the Ahmed body; Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of Automobile Engineering
The wakes of Ahmed bodies with varying aspect ratio; 9th European Fluid Mechanics Conference
Towards real-time optical measurement of microbubble content in hydrodynamic test facilities; 10th Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2018)
Vortex separation and interaction in the wake of inclined trapezoidal plates; Journal of Fluid Mechanics
Vortex Structures in the Wakes of Two- and Three-Dimensional Bodies
Wavelet analysis techniques in cavitating flows; Philosophical Transactions A

Research Projects

Visualisation and quantitative measurement of turbulent boundary layers ; University of Tasmania (UTAS)

Research Candidate Supervision