American Journal of Fluid Dynamics

American Journal of Fluid Dynamics is an open access, peer-reviewed scientific journal that publishes original articles, critical reviews, research notes, debate and short reports in all areas of Fluid Dynamics.


S├ębastien Poncet

Editor-in-Chief of American Journal of Fluid Dynamics

Assistant Professor, Laboratoire M2P2 UMR 6181 CNRS-Aix-Marseille Université, France

Research Areas

Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Heat Transfer, Instability, Computer Science, Experimental Techniques

Education

2002-2005Ph.DThe Institut de Recherche sur les Phenomenes Hors Equilibre (IRPHE)
2001-2002MasterMarine Environnement Sciences, University of Toulon
1999-2002EngineerThe Institut des Sciences de l'Ingenieur de Toulon et du Var (ISITV), Toulon

Experience

2006-presentAssistant professor at the Univ. Aix-Marseille III
2005-2006Assistant Lecturer at the Univ. Aix-Marseille III
2005-2006CNRS contract at IRPHE

Academic Achievement

PhD prize of the French Association of Mechanics (AUM/AFM), 2007
Prize of the french section of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2005

Publications: Conferences/Workshops/Symposiums/Journals/Books

[1]  Poncet S., Chauve M.P., Le Gal P., Turbulent Rotating Disk with Inward Throughflow, J. Fluid Mech., 522, p.253-262, 2005.
[2]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Schiestel R., Batchelor versus Stewartson flow structures in a rotor-stator cavity with throughflow, Phys. Fluids, 17 (7), 075110 (15 pages), 2005.
[3]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Chauve M.-P., Centrifugal flow in a rotor-stator cavity, J. Fluid Eng., 127 (4), p.687-694, 2005.
[4]  Poncet S., Randriamampianina A., Ecoulement turbulent dans une cavite rotor-stator fermee de grand rapport d'aspect, C.R. Mecanique, 333 (10), p.783-788, 2005.
[5]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Crossflow instability in a rotor-stator cavity with an axial inward throughflow, J. Fluid Mech., 545, p.281-289, 2005.
[6]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Seuils d'instabilites des ecoulements de type rotor-stator avec flux axial, C.R. Mecanique, 334 (2), p.123-128, 2006.
[7]  Randriamampianina A., Poncet S., Turbulence characteristics of the Bodewadt layer in a large enclosed rotor-stator system, Phys. Fluids, 18 (5), 055104 (16 pages), 2006.
[8]  Shew W.L., Poncet S., Pinton J.F., Force measurements on rising bubbles, J. Fluid Mech., 569, p.51-60, 2006.
[9]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Numerical modeling of heat transfer and fluid flow in rotor-stator cavities with throughflow, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 50 (7-8), p.1528-1544, 2007.
[10]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Shear-layer instability in a rotating system, J. Flow Visualization and Image Processing, 14, p.1-21, 2007.
[11]  Severac E., Poncet S., Serre E., Chauve M.-P., Large eddy simulation and measurements of turbulent enclosed rotor-stator flows, Phys. Fluids, 19 (8), 085113 (17 pages), 2007.
[12]  Poncet S., Randriamampianina A., Three-dimensional turbulent boundary layer in a shrouded rotating system, Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 80 (1), p.107-117, 2008.
[13]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Monchaux R., Turbulence modeling of the Von Karman flow: viscous and inertial stirrings, Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow, 29 (1), p.62-74, 2008.
[14]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Le Gal P., Lois analytiques pour les ecoulements en cavite rotor-stator, Mecanique & Industries, 9 (3), p.227-236, 2008.
[15]  Haddadi S., Poncet S., Turbulence modeling of torsional Couette flows, Int. J. Rotating Machinery, Article ID 635138, 27 pages, 2008.
[16]  Poncet S., Serre E., Le Gal P., Revisiting the two first instabilities of the flow in an annular rotor-stator cavity, Phys. Fluids, 21 (6), 064106, 2009.
[17]  Poncet S., Serre E., High-order LES of turbulent heat transfer in a rotor-stator cavity, Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow, 30 (4), p.590-601, 2009.
[18]  Abdel Nour F., Poncet S., Debuchy R., Bois G., A Combined Analytical, Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Turbulent Air Flow Behaviour in a Rotor-Stator Cavity, Mecanique & Industries, 10 (3-4), p.195-202, 2009.
[19]  Launder B.E., Poncet S., Serre E., Laminar, Transitional and Turbulent Rotating Disk Flows, Ann. Rev. Fluid Mech., Vol.42, p.229-248, 2010.
[20]  Poncet S., Chauve M.P., Curvature effects on the instabilities of Batchelor rotating disk flows, Int. J. Fluid Mech. Research, 37 (4), p.343-358, 2010.
[21]  Poncet S., Haddadi S., Viazzo S., Numerical modeling of fluid flow and heat transfer in a narrow Taylor-Couette-Poiseuille system, Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow, 32, p.128-144, 2011.
[22]  Sahoo B., Poncet S., Flow and heat transfer of a third grade fluid past an exponentially stretching sheet with partial slip boundary condition, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 54 (23-24), p.5010-5019, 2011.
[23]  Viazzo S., Poncet S., Serre E., Randriamampianina A., Bontoux P., High-order LES benchmarking of confined rotor-stator flows, Flow, Turbulence & Combustion, available online, 2011.
[24]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Le Gal, P., Experimental study of rotor-stator flows with centripetal fluxes, XXI International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, Warsaw (Poland), 15-21 August 2004.
[25]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Le Gal, P., Study of the entrainment coe┬▒cient of the fluid in a rotor-stator cavity, 6th European Conference on Turbomachinery-Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics Vol.1, Ed. G. Bois, C. Sierverding, M. Manna, T. Arts, ENSAM (Lille), p.246-256, 2005.
[26]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Schiestel R., Ecoulements tournants: de Batchelor a Stewartson, Observer, Analyser, Modeliser, dans les milieux fluides complexes, EGIM (Marseilles), 2005.
[27]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Chauve M.-P., Turbulence modelling and measurements in a rotor-stator system with throughflow, Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Experiments 6, Ed. W. Rodi & M. Mulas, Elsevier (New-York), pp.761-770, 2005.
[28]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Schiestel R., Ecoulements tournants: de Stewartson Batchelor, Proc. of the 17th Congres Francais de Mecanique, Troyes (France), 29 August-2 September 2005.
[29]  Poncet S., Randriamampianina A., Turbulence characteristics of the Bodewadt layer in a large shrouded rotor-stator system, Conference on Turbulence and Interactions TI2006, Porquerolles (France), 29 May-2 June 2006.
[30]  Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Crossflow instability in rotor-stator flows with throughflow, Euromech Fluid Mechanics Conference 6, Stockholm (Sweden), 26-30 June 2006.
[31]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Numerical modeling of heat transfer and fluid flow in rotor-stator cavities with throughflow, Euromech Fluid Mechanics Conference 6, Stockholm (Sweden), 26-30 June 2006.
[32]  Serre E., Poncet S., Schiestel R. Launder B., Simulation d'ecoulements transitionnels et turbulents en cavites rotor-stator avec transferts de chaleur, SFT07: Thermique et Societe, Ile des Embiez (France), 29 May-1 June 2007.
[33]  Poncet S. et al., Sur les Ecoulements de Disque Tournant, Colloque Interdisciplinaire des Ecoles Centrale, Marseilles (France), 31 May-1 June 2007.
[34]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Monchaux R., Turbulent Von Karman Swirling flows, 11th EUROMECH European Turbulence Conference, Porto (Portugal), 25-28 June 2007.
[35]  Poncet S., Schiestel R., Monchaux R., Turbulent Von Karman flow between two counter-rotating disks, 8th International Symposium on Experimental and Computational Aerothermo-dynamics of Internal Flows, Lyon (France), 2-5 July 2007.
[36]  Severac E., Poncet S., Serre E., Chauve M.-P., A coupled numerical/experimental investigation of a turbulent rotor-stator flow, 8th International Symposium on Experimental and Computational Aerothermodynamics of Internal Flows, Lyon (France), 2-5 July 2007.
[37]  Severac E., Poncet S., Serre E., Chauve M.-P., Large Eddy Simulation and Measurements in a Turbulent Rotor-stator Flow, 5th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, Munich (Allemagne), 2729 August 2007.
[38]  Poncet S., Chauve M.P., Instabilite d'une couche de cisaillement au-dessus d'un disque en rotation, Actes du 18eme Congres Francais de Mecanique, Grenoble (France), 2731 August 2007.
[39]  Severac E., Poncet S., Serre E., Chauve M.-P., Large Eddy Simulation and experimentation in an enclosed rotor-stator flow, Actes du 18eme Congres Francais de Mecanique, Grenoble (France), 2731 August 2007.
[40]  Serre E., Severac E., Poncet S., Chauve M.-P., Large Eddy Simulation and Measurements of Turbulent Rotor-Stator Flows, 60th Annual Meeting of the Divison of Fluid Dynamics, APS, Salt Lake City (USA), 18-20 November 2007.
[41]  Poncet S., Serre E., Large Eddy Simulation of Non-Isothermal Turbulent Rotor-Stator Flows, The Twelfth International Symposium on Transport Phenomena and Dynamics of Rotating Machinery (ISROMAC-12), Honolulu (USA), 17-22 February 2008.
[42]  Poncet S., Bontoux P., Ciraolo G., Morvan D., Serre E., Main activities of the MSNM-GP laboratory, in France South Pilot Centre by M. Braza, ERCOFTAC Bulletin 77, Ed. N. Borhani, p.42-46, 2008.
[43]  Poncet S., Serre E., Large Eddy Simulation of thermal convection in a rotor-stator cavity, 7th International ERCOFTAC Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements (ETMM7), Limassol (Cyprus), 4-6 June 2008.
[44]  Poncet S., Serre E., Chauve M.P., Le Gal P., Circular and spiral waves in a Batchelor flow between a rotating and a stationary disk, EUROMECH Fluid Mechanics Conference 7 (EFMC7), Manchester (GB), 14-18 September 2008.
[45]  Debuchy R., Abdel Nour F., Bois G., Poncet S., Experimental and numerical investigation of turbulent air flow behaviour in a rotor-stator cavity, European Turbomachinery Conference 8 (ETC8), Graz (Austria), 23-27 March 2009.
[46]  Barrios H., Viazzo S., Rey C., Poncet S., Simulation numerique d'un ecoulement de convection mixte en aval d'une marche, Journees Internationales de Thermiques (JITH2009), Djerba (Tunisia), 27-29 March 2009.
[47]  Haddadi S., Poncet S., Viazzo S., Modelisation de la turbulence dans un systeme de Taylor-Couette differentiellement chauffe avec flux axial, Journees Internationales de Thermiques (JITH2009), Djerba (Tunisia), 27-29 March 2009.
[48]  Viazzo S., Poncet S., Serre E., Randriamampianina A., Bontoux P., High-order LES benchmarking in confined rotating disk flows, 3rd European Conference for Aerospace Sciences (EUCASS), Versailles, 6-9 July 2009.
[49]  Viazzo S., Randriamampianina A., Poncet S., Serre E., Bontoux P., High-order LES benchmarking in confined rotor-stator flows, Large Eddy Simulation in Turbulence, Aeroacoustic and Combustion (LESTAC 09), Marseilles, 24-28 August 2009.
[50]  Poncet S., Le Gal P., Serre E., Simulation numerique directe des ecoulements rotor-stator en cavite annulaire, Actes du XIXe Congres Francais de Mecanique, Marseilles, Editors C. Rey, P. Bontoux, A. Chrysochoos, ISSN 2103-6225 paper 594-S9, 24-28 August 2009.
[51]  Abdel Nour F., Debuchy R., Bois G., Poncet S., A combined Analytical Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Turbulent Air Flow Behaviour in a Rotor-Stator Cavity, Actes du XIXe Congres Francais de Mecanique, Marseilles, Editors C. Rey, P. Bontoux, A. Chrysochoos, ISSN 2103-6225 paper 222-S11, 24-28 August 2009.
[52]  Viazzo S., Randriamampianina A., Poncet S., Bontoux P., Serre E., High-order LES benchmarking of confined rotor-stator flows, 8th Int. ERCOFTAC symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements (ETMM8), Marseilles, 9-11 June 2010.
[53]  Poncet S., Da Soghe R., Facchini B., RANS modeling of flows in rotating cavity systems, ECCOMAS CFD 2010, Lisbon, 14-17 June 2010.
[54]  Peres N., Poncet S., Serre E., Numerical treatment of cylindrical coordinate singularity, ECCOMAS CFD 2010, Lisbon, 14-17 June 2010.
[55]  Da Soghe R., Innocenti L., Andreini A., Poncet S., Numerical Benchmark of Turbulence modelling in Gas Turbine Rotor-Stator System, ASME Turbo Expo 2010, Glasgow, 14-18 June 2010.
[56]  Peres N., Poncet S., Serre E., Transition mechanisms to turbulence in a cylindrical rotor-stator cavity by pseudo-spectral simulations of Navier-Stokes equations, Chaos, Complexity and Transport, Marseilles, 23-27 May 2011.
[57]  Poncet S., Dahlberg L., The legacy of Henri Victor Regnault in arts and sciences, Int. J. Arts & Sciences, Aix en Provence, 6-10 June 2011.
[58]  Guillerm R., Da Soghe R., Bianchini C., Poncet S., Viazzo S., Numerical predictions of flow field in closed and opened Taylor-Couette cavities, European Conference for Aerospace Sciences (EUCASS 4), Saint-Petersburg, 4-8 July 2011.
[59]  Kahouadji L., Martin-Witkowski L., Peres N., Poncet S., Le Quere P., Serre E., Primary bifurcation of a thin-layer flow driven by a rotating disk in a fixed open cylindrical cavity: flat free surface, 4th International Symposium Bifurcations and instabilities in fluid dynamics, Barcelona, 18-21 July 2011.
[60]  Peres N., Poncet S., Serre E., Traitement numerique de la singularite a l'axe pour les ecoulements 3D en cavites tournantes, 20e Congres Francais de Mecanique, Besancon, 28 August-2 September 2011.
[61]  Fontaine G., Poncet S., Serre E., Approche multidomaine pseudospectrale pour la resolution des eequations de Navier-Stokes en geometrie cylindrique, 20e Congres Francais de Mecanique, Besancon, 28 August-2 September 2011.
[62]  Guillerm R., Da Soghe R., Poncet S., Viazzo S., Benchmark numerique des ecoulements de Couette-Taylor turbulents, 20e Congres Francais de Mecanique, Besancon, 28 August-2 September 2011.
[63]  Sahoo B., Poncet S., Effets des conditions de glissement sur l'ecoulement de Bodewadt d'un fluide de type Reiner-Rivlin, 20e Congres Francais de Mecanique, Besancon, 28 August-2 September 2011.