Peter Disimile

Peter J Disimile

Assoc Professor

Rhodes Hall

722

CEAS - Aerospace Eng & Eng Mechanics - 0070

Research Support

Grant: #OPS04173/01 & 02 Investigators:Disimile, Peter 03-01-2004 -02-28-2008 Department of the Air Force Intergovernmental Personnel Assignment Agreement Role:PI $185,451.52 Closed Level:Federal

Grant: #OBR 1999 - 9968 Investigators:Disimile, Peter 07-01-1999 -06-30-2001 Ohio Board of Regents Center for Fire and Explosion Science and Technology Role:PI $178,800.00 Closed Level:State of Ohio

Grant: #W911NHF-11-C-0031 Investigators:Disimile, Peter 01-01-2011 -07-30-2011 Department of the Army Automated System for Determination of JP-8 Smoke Point and Luminometer Number Role:PI $30,000.00 Active Level:Federal

Grant: #STTR Ph I 1GP0259-UC1 / N00253-16-P-0259 Investigators:Disimile, Peter 09-01-2016 -07-01-2017 Department of the Navy Low-Cost Thermal Management Technology for Combat Systems Computers Role:PI $39,502.00 Awarded Level:Federal

Publications

Peer Reviewed Publications

Disimile P. (01-01-1985. )PHASE AVERAGED TRANSVERSE VORTICITY MEASUREMENTS IN AN EXCITED, TWO-DIMENSIONAL MIXING LAYER. AIAA Paper, ,

Disimile P. (01-01-1986. )Phase averaged transverse vorticity measurements in an excited, two-dimensional mixing layer.AIAA Journal, ,24 (10 ),1621-1627

Disimile P. (01-01-1986. )The effect of ensemble averaging on transverse vorticity measurements in forced shear flows. PHYS. FLUIDS, ,29 (9 , Sep. 1986, p.3088-3090. ),

Disimile P. (01-01-1986. )QUASI-INSTANTANEOUS TRANSVERSE VORTICITY MEASUREMENTS IN AN EXCITED, TWO-DIMENSIONAL, SINGLE STREAM .AIAA Paper, ,

Disimile P.; Paule D. (01-01-1988. )EFFECTS OF AN EXCITED IMPINGING JET ON THE LOCAL HEAT TRANSFER COEFFICIENT OF AIRCRAFT TURBINE BLADE .American Society of Mechanical Engineers (Paper), ,

Aydore S.; Behbahani A.; Disimile P. (12-01-1989. )Flow visualization in an impinging circular air jet .American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Heat Transfer Division, (Publication) HTD, ,112 ,143-148

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1989. )High Reynolds number wedge-induced separation lengths at Mach 6.AIAA Journal, ,27 (12 ),1827-1828

DiMicco R.; Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-1990. )Development of twin-jets issuing into a crossflow .Preprints for the Symposium on Turbulence, ,

DiMicco R.; Disimile P. (12-01-1990. )Steady flow in a three-dimensional rectangular cavity yawed from the freestream turbulent boundary l .American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fluids Engineering Division (Publication) FED, ,94 ,169-174

DiMicco R.; Disimile P.; Lueders K.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-1990. )Unsteady flow in a three-dimensional rectangular cavity immersed in a subsonic crossflow .American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fluids Engineering Division (Publication) FED, ,102 ,45-48

Aydore S.; Disimile P.; Tsuei Y. (12-01-1990. )Flow characteristics in the nearfield of an impinging jet issuing from a long circular pipe .American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fluids Engineering Division (Publication) FED, ,94 ,67-72

Disimile P.; Fox C.; Toy N. (01-01-1991. )Optical leak detection of oxygen using IR laser diodes .Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, ,1492 ,64-75

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Shoe B.; Tahouri B.; Toy N. (01-01-1991. )Image analysis of two impinging jets using laser induced fluorescence and smoke flow visualization .Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, ,1521 ,34-45

Disimile P.; Shoe B.; Toy N. (01-01-1991. )Health monitoring of rocket engines using image processing .Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, ,1483 ,39-48

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1991. )Wedge-induced turbulent boundary-layer separation on a roughened surface at mach 6.0.Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, ,28 (6 ),636-645

DiMicco R.; Disimile P. (12-01-1991. )A new look at surface flow visualization to provide insight into complex fluid dynamic behavior .ICIASF Record, International Congress on Instrumentation in Aerospace Simulation Facilities, ,43-48

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1992. )Turbulent boundary-layer characteristics over a flat-plate/wedge configuration at Mach 6.AIAA Journal, ,30 (1 ),270-272

Dimicco R.; Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (05-01-1993. )The drag of three-dimensional rectangular cavities.Applied Scientific Research, ,50 (3-4 ),325-346

Disimile P. (01-01-1994. )Effect of impinging jet excitation on curved surface heat transfer.Journal of Propulsion and Power, ,10 (2 ),293-294

Disimile P.; Lan J.; Weisman J. (01-01-1994. )Two-phase (air-water) flow patterns and pressure drop in the presence of helical wire ribs.International Journal of Multiphase Flow, ,20 (5 ),885-899

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tam C. (01-01-1995. )Observations on using experimental data as boundary conditions for computations.AIAA Journal, ,33 (1 ),176-178

Aydore S.; Disimile P. (01-01-1995. )New method for eduction of natural coherent structures.AIAA Journal, ,33 (8 ),1529-1531

Disimile P.; Toy N. (01-01-1995. )Determination of starting shock velocity in supersonic wind tunnel.AIAA Journal, ,33 (10 ),1981-1983

Bahr G.; Disimile P. (01-01-1995. )Space vehicle propulsion systems: Environmental hazards of low earth orbit-lunar domain.Journal of Spacecraft and Rockets, ,32 (6 ),1001-1005

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (01-01-1995. )Mixing characteristics of twin impinging circular jets.Journal of Propulsion and Power, ,11 (6 ),1118-1124

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-1995. )Assessment of shear stress sensitive liquid crystals for high-speed aerodynamics .American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Fluids Engineering Division (Publication) FED, ,224 ,163-168

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-1995. )Evaluation of shear sensitive liquid crystals at Mach 3 .ICIASF Record, International Congress on Instrumentation in Aerospace Simulation Facilities, ,

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tam C. (03-01-1996. )Comparison of Baldwin-Lomax turbulence models for two-dimensional open cavity computations .AIAA Journal, ,34 (3 ),629-631

Disimile P.; Lan J.; Weisman J. (01-01-1996. )The effect of fluid properties on two-phase (vapor-liquid) flow patterns in the presence of helical .International Journal of Multiphase Flow, ,22 (3 ),613-619

Aydore S.; Disimile P. (01-01-1997. )Natural coherent structure dynamics in near field of fully turbulent axisymmetric jet.AIAA Journal, ,35 (7 ),1171-1178

Disimile P.; Lan J.; Weisman J. (01-01-1997. )Two phase flow patterns and boiling heat transfer in tubes containing helical wire inserts. Part I -.Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer, ,4 (4 ),269-281

Disimile P.; Lan J.; Weisman J. (01-01-1997. )Two phase flow patterns and boiling heat transfer in tubes containing helical wire inserts: Part II .Journal of Enhanced Heat Transfer, ,4 (4 ),283-296

Disimile P.; Fox C.; Lee C. (01-01-1998. )An experimental investigation of the airflow characteristics of laser drilled holes.Journal of Laser Applications, ,10 (2 ),78-84

Disimile P.; Orkwis P. (01-01-1998. )Sound-pressure-level variations in a supersonic rectangular cavity at yaw.Journal of Propulsion and Power, ,14 (3 ),392-398

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-2000. )Liquid crystal visualization of the vortex flow field within a yawed rectangular cavity at Mach 2 .Journal of Flow Visualization and Image Processing, ,7 (3 ),269-279

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (07-01-1998. )Pressure oscillations in a subsonic cavity at yaw .AIAA Journal, ,36 (7 ),1141-1148

Disimile P.; Wang C. (01-01-1983. )The forces due to the relative motion of two corrugated plates.Physics of Fluids, ,26 (3 ),611-613

Disimile P.; Orkwis P. (01-01-1997. )Effect of yaw on pressure oscillation frequency within Rectangular cavity at mach 2.AIAA Journal, ,35 (7 ),1233-1235

Croswell B.; Davis J.; Disimile P.; Tucker J. (02-01-2005. )The transport of water sprays past generic clutter elements found within engine nacelles.Fire Safety Journal, ,40 (1 ),65-78

Disimile P.; Toy N. (12-01-2004. )Acoustical properties of a long rectangular cavity of constant cross-section immersed in a thick bou.International Journal of Mechanical Sciences, ,46 (12 ),1827-1844

DiMicco R.; Disimile P.; Lueders K.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-1990. )Three dimensional flow in a rectangular cavity .Preprints for the Symposium on Turbulence, ,

Ali S.; Disimile P.; Foss J.; Klewicki C.; Lawson I. (12-01-1985. )ENTRAINMENT REGION PHENOMENA FOR A LARGE PLANE SHEAR LAYER.

Bai X.; Disimile P.; Toy N. (12-19-2005. )Experimental investigation of hot surface ignition for transportation survivability .Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, ,10 ,6510-6519

Disimile P.; Toy N. (12-19-2005. )Experimental simulation of fuel pool ignition by incendiary flash .Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, ,10 ,6501-6509

Davis J.; Disimile P. (07-01-2004. )The effect of lens/aperture selection on phase Doppler anemometer measurements .AIAA Paper, ,5884-5905

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (01-01-2000. )Effect of planform aspect ratio on flow oscillations in rectangular cavities.Journal of Fluids Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, ,122 (1 ),32-38

Davis J.; Disimile P. (12-01-2005. )Optical configuration selection effects on Phase Doppler Anemometer measurements of glass microspher .43rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit - Meeting Papers, ,11309-11319

Disimile P.; Toy N. (12-01-2003. )The acoustics associated with a long rectangular cavity of constant cross-section immersed in a thic .Advances in Fluid Mechanics, ,36 ,385-394

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tam C. (01-01-1996. )Algebraic turbulence model simulations of supersonic open-cavity flow physics.AIAA Journal, ,34 (11 ),2255-2260

Disimile P.; Lindell D.; McNab K.; Weisenbach M. (12-01-2006. )A review of the fiscal year 2003-2005 joint aircraft survivability programs .Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, ,9 ,6331-6339

Davis J.; Disimile P. (12-01-2006. )The effect of measurement volume size on PDA measurements of monodisperse glass spheres .Collection of Technical Papers - 44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, ,18 ,13635-13647

Davis J.; Disimile P.; Toy N. (11-05-2007. )The effect of turbulent length scales on flow driven diffusion flames .Collection of Technical Papers - U.S. Air Force T and E Days, 2007(Test and Evaluation, ,208-218

Caspers M.; Disimile P.; MaPle R. (11-07-2007. )CFD investigation of flow past idealized engine nacelle clutter .Collection of Technical Papers - 18th AIAA Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, ,1 ,48-60

Disimile P.; Kemp J.; O'Connell P.; Pyles J.; Toy N. (12-24-2007. )Unique facility for testing solid propellant gas generators as a halon replacement .Collection of Technical Papers - 7th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference, ,2 ,1617-1631

Davis J.; Disimile P.; Pyles J. (12-01-2007. )Qualitative assessment of a transient spray caused by a hydrodynamic ram event.Journal of Flow Visualization and Image Processing, ,14 (3 ),287-303

Disimile P.; Pyles J.; Toy N. (12-01-2007. )Dynamic hydraulic jumps in oscillating containers.WIT Transactions on Engineering Sciences, ,56 ,281-290

Davis J.; Disimile P. (05-05-2008. )Effect of engine nacelle clutter density on downstream water spray distributions .Atomization and Sprays, ,18 (6 ),553-569

Disimile P.; Swanson L.; Toy N. (06-01-2009. )The hydrodynamic ram pressure generated by spherical projectiles.International Journal of Impact Engineering, ,36 (6 ),821-829

DiMicco R.; Disimile P.; Fabris D. (01-01-1990. )The effect of constructive and destructive interference on the downstream development of twin jets i .AIAA 21st Fluid Dynamics, Plasma Dynamics and Lasers Conference, 1990, ,

Disimile P.; Pyles J.; Toy N. (03-01-2009. )Hydraulic jump formation in water sloshing within an oscillating tank.Journal of Aircraft, ,46 (2 ),549-556

Davis J.; Disimile P.; Toy N. (06-01-2009. )Flowfield downstream of circular cylinders immersed within thick boundary layers.AIAA Journal, ,47 (6 ),1461-1469

Black A.; Disimile P.; Suo-Anttila J.; Tucker J. (12-01-2002. )Numerical predictions and experimental results of air flow in a smooth quarter-scale nacelle .40th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, ,

Disimile P.; Toy N. (03-01-2008. )Examining the potential fire risk from a short duration pyrotechnic event.Fire Technology, ,44 (1 ),77-96

Disimile P.; Swanson L.; Toy N. (12-01-2009. )A large-scale shadowgraph technique applied to hydrodynamic ram.Journal of Flow Visualization and Image Processing, ,16 (4 ),303-332

Davis J.; Disimile P.; Toy N. (02-01-2011. )Mitigation of shock waves within a liquid filled tank.International Journal of Impact Engineering, ,38 (2-3 ),61-72

Disimile P.; Pyles J. (12-01-2011. )Thermal model for ballistic impact flashes.Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference, ,

Disimile P.; Kemp J.; O'Connell P.; Pyles J.; Toy N. (12-01-2007. )Unique facility for testing solid propellant gas generators as a Halon replacement .Collection of Technical Papers - 7th AIAA Aviation Technology, Integration, and Operations Conference, ,1 ,

Czech M.; Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (12-01-2000. )Aerodynamic phenomena associated with yawed rectangular cavities .18th Applied Aerodynamics Conference, ,

DesJardin P.; Disimile P.; Presser C.; Tucker J. (12-01-2003. )A phenomenological droplet impact model for Lagrangian spray transport .41st Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, ,

Disimile P.; Toy N. (01-01-2005. )Fuel pool ignition caused by a pyrotechnic device .WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, ,82 ,471-481

Disimile P.; Pyles J.; Toy N. (01-01-2005. )Measurement of oxygen concentration using laser diode spectroscopy .WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, ,82 ,483-493

Disimile P.; Toy N. (01-01-2003. )The acoustics associated with a long rectangular cavity of constant cross-section immersed in a thic .WIT Transactions on the Built Environment, ,71 ,385-394

Disimile P.; Toy N. (01-01-2015. )Liquid spurt caused by hydrodynamic ram.International Journal of Impact Engineering, ,75 ,65-74

Disimile P.; Paule D. (01-01-1988. )The effects of an excited impinging jet on the local heat transfer coefficient of aircraft turbine b.Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo, ,4 ,

Disimile P.; Landers B.; Snow P. (08-01-2016. )The growth characteristics of a starting axisymmetric turbulent jet.Journal of Visualization, ,19 (3 ),343-350

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tam C. (01-01-1996. )Supersonic open cavity flow physics ascertained from algebraic turbulence model simulations .34th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, ,

Czarnecki G.; Disimile P.; Yang H. (01-01-2015. )A multiphase and multiphysics CFD technique for fuel spurt prediction with cavitation and fluid-stru .22nd AIAA Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, ,

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tarn C. (01-01-1995. )A comparison of several standard turbulence models for 2-D open cavity flow field computations .33rd Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, ,

Disimile P.; Orkwis P.; Tarn C. (01-01-1997. )Variations in flow field physics caused by algebraic turbulence model modifications for a supersonic .35th Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, ,

Bahr G.; Disimile P. (01-01-1990. )Electric space vehicle propulsion systems: Environmental space hazard .AlAA/DGLR/JSASS 21st International Electric Propulsion Conference, 1990, ,

Bahr G.; Disimile P. (01-01-1990. )A high severity space hazard: Orbital debris .AIAA Space Programs and Technologies Conference, 1990, ,

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1990. )The effect of separation on turbulent boundary layer characteristics over a smooth surface at mach 6 .Flight Simulation Technologies Conference and Exhibit, 1990, ,273-283

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1989. )An investigation into wedge-induced turbulent boundary layer separation on a uniformly roughened sur .7th Applied Aerodynamics Conference, 1989, ,

Disimile P.; Scaggs N. (01-01-1991. )Mach 6 turbulent boundary layer characteristics on smooth and rough surfaces .AIAA 22nd Fluid Dynamics, Plasma Dynamics and Lasers Conference, 1991, ,

Disimile P.; Landers B. (01-01-2015. )The growth characteristics of transient impinging axisymmetric turbulent jets.Journal of Flow Visualization and Image Processing, ,22 (1-3 ),117-129

Disimile P.; Toy N. (01-01-2007. )Convective flow field above a heated circular plate.Journal of Heat Transfer, ,129 (8 ),935

Disimile P.; Landers B.; Toy N. (12-01-2017. )The fluid thermal field over a flat heated disk.International Journal of Heat and Technology, ,35 (4 ),799-805

Ali S.; Disimile P.; Foss J.; Klewicki C.; Lawson I. (01-01-1985. )Entrainment region phenomena for a large plane shear layer. ((Ithaca, U.S.A.,: Aug. 7-9, 1985) ),

Disimile P. (01-01-1988. )The distribution of vorticity in a large vortical motion.

Aydore S.; Behbahani A.; Disimile P.; Tsuei Y. (01-01-1991. )Flow characteristics in the nearfield of an impinging jet issuing from a long circular pipe .

Aydore S.; Behbahani A.; Disimile P.; Tsuei y. G. (01-01-1990. )Flow characteristics in the nearfield of an impinging jet issuing from a long circular pipe .

Disimile P.; Savory E.; Toy N. (01-01-1991. )Determination of surface temperature and surface shear stress using liquid crystals .

Disimile P.; Gopalakrishnan R. (12-01-2018. )CFD analysis of twin turbulent impinging round jets at different impingement angles.Fluids, ,3 (4 ),

Disimile P.; Toy N. (06-01-2019. )The imaging of fluid sloshing within a closed tank undergoing oscillations.Results in Engineering, ,2 ,

Disimile P.; Toy N. (06-01-2019. )Video analysis of high velocity projectile entering fluid filled tank.Results in Engineering, ,2 ,

Research and Practice Interests

Research Interests

  • Experimental Fluid Mechanics/Heat Transfer
  • Computational Fluid Mechanics/Heat Transfer
  • Unsteady Flows
  • Vorticity Dynamics
  • Turbulence/Mixing
  • Instrumentation Development
  • Fire & Explosion Suppression related to aircraft survivability