University of Minnesota
University of Minnesota: Department of Mechanical Engineering
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Lian Shen Publications

Witt, A., Gulliver, J.  & Shen, L., “Simulating air entrainment and bubble dynamics in a hydraulic jump,” International Journal of Multiphase Flow, in revision. 

Yang, D., Meneveau, C. & Shen, L., “Effect of downwind swells on offshore wind energy harvesting – a large-eddy simulation study,” Renewable Energy, accepted. 

Yang, D., Meneveau, C. & Shen, L. (2014), “Large-eddy simulation of offshore wind farm,” Physics of Fluids, 26, 025101, 30 pages. 

Guo, X. & Shen, L. (2014), “Numerical study of the effect of surface wave on turbulence underneath. Part 2. Eulerian and Lagrangian properties of turbulence kinetic energy,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 744, pp.250-272.

Guo, X. & Shen, L. (2013), “Numerical study of the effect of surface wave on turbulence underneath. Part 1. Mean flow and turbulence vorticity,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 733, pp.558-587.

Yang, D., Meneveau, C. & Shen, L. (2013), “Dynamic modeling of sea-surface roughness for large-eddy simulation of wind over ocean wavefield,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 726, pp.62-99.

Yang, D., Shen, L. & Meneveau, C. (2013), “An assessment of dynamic subgrid-scale sea-surface roughness model,” Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 91, pp.541-563.  

Hu, Y., Guo, X., Lu, X., Liu, Y., Dalrymple, R.A. & Shen, L. (2012), “Idealized numerical simulation of breaking water wave propagating over a viscous mud layer,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 24, 112104, 20 pages.

Dickey, T. et al. (2012), “Introduction to special section on recent advances in the study of optical variability in the near-surface and upper ocean,” Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, Vol. 117, C00H20, 39 pages.

Khakpour, H.R., Igusa T. & Shen, L. (2012), “Coherent vortical structures responsible for strong flux of scalar at free surface,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 55, pp.5157-5170.

Xu, Z., Guo, X., Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (2012), “Radiative transfer in ocean turbulence and its effect on underwater light field,” Journal of Geophysical Research – Oceans, Vol. 117, C00H18, 14 pages.

Kermani, A., Khakpour, H.R., Shen, L. & Igusa T. (2011), “Statistics of surface renewal of passive scalars in free-surface turbulence,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 678, pp.379-416.

Khakpour, H.R., Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (2011), “Transport of passive scalar in turbulent shear flow under a clean or surfactant-contaminated free surface,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 670, pp.527-557. 

Yang, D. & Shen, L. (2011), “Simulation of viscous flows with undulatory boundaries: Part II. Coupling with other solvers for multi-fluids computation,” Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 230, pp.5510-5531.

Yang, D. & Shen, L. (2011), “Simulation of viscous flows with undulatory boundaries: Part I. Basic solver,” Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 230, pp. 5488-5509.

Xu, Z., Yue, D.K.P., Shen, L. & Voss, K. (2011), “Patterns and statistics of in-water polarization under conditions of linear and nonlinear ocean surface waves,” Journal of Geophysical Research - Oceans, Vol. 116, C00H12, 14 pages.

Guo, X. & Shen, L. (2010), “Interaction of a deformable free surface with statistically-steady homogeneous turbulence,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 658, pp.33-62.

Yang, D. & Shen, L. (2010), “Direct-simulation-based study of turbulent flow over various waving boundaries,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 650, pp.131-180.

Liu, Y., Yang, D., Guo, X. & Shen, L. (2010), “Numerical study of pressure forcing of wind on dynamically evolving water waves,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 22, 041704, 4 pages.

Yang, D. & Shen, L. (2009), “Characteristics of coherent vortical structures in turbulence over water waves,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 21, 125106, 23 pages.

Liu, S., Kermani, A., Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (2009), “Investigation of coupled air-water turbulent boundary layers using direct numerical simulations,” Physics of Fluids, Vol. 21, 062108, 19 pages.

Kermani, A. & Shen, L. (2009), “Surface age of surface renewal in turbulent interfacial transport,” Geophysical Research Letters, Vol. 36, L10605, 5 pages.

Guo, X. & Shen, L. (2009), “On the generation and maintenance of waves and turbulence in simulations of free-surface turbulence,” Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 228, pp.7313-7332.

Edson, J.B. et al. (2007), “The coupled boundary layers and air-sea transfer experiment in low winds (CBLAST-LOW),” Bulletin of the American Meteorology Society, Vol. 88(3), pp.341-356.  

Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (2006), “Modeling the relationships between flow statistics and structures at the coupled air-ocean interface,” Oceanography, Vol. 19(1), pp.52-63.

Shen, L., Triantafyllou, G.S. & Yue, D.K.P. (2004), “Effects of surfactants on free-surface turbulent flows,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 506, pp.79-115.

Shen, L., Zhang, X., Triantafyllou, M.S. & Yue, D.K.P. (2003), “Turbulent flow over a flexible wall undergoing a streamwise traveling wave motion,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 484, pp.197-221.

Shen, L., Zhang, C. & Yue, D.K.P. (2002), “Free-surface turbulent wake behind towed ship models - experimental measurements, stability analyses and direct numerical simulations,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 469, pp. 89-120.

Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (2001), “Large-eddy simulation of free-surface turbulence,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 440, pp.75-116.

Shen, L., Triantafyllou, G.S. & Yue, D.K.P. (2001), “Mixing of a passive scalar near a free surface,” Physics of Fluids, Vol.13(4), pp.913-926.

Shen, L., Triantafyllou, G.S. & Yue, D.K.P. (2000), “Turbulent diffusion near a free surface,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 407, pp.145-166.

Shen, L., Zhang, X., Yue, D.K.P. & Triantafyllou, G.S. (1999), “The surface layer for free-surface turbulent flows,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 386, pp.167-212.

Zhang, C., Shen, L. & Yue, D.K.P. (1999), “The mechanism of vortex connection at a free surface,” Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 384, pp.207-241.