Athena KVLCC2
News & Updates

1. “Recent Development of Solution Verification and Validation for Computational Fluid Dynamics,” invited by Dr. Lan (Samatha) Li, Boise State University, 2015 CAES Materials, Modeling, Simulation and Visualization Workshop, McCall, Idaho, USA, May 13-14, 2015 (Speaker list, Agenda).

2. “Simulation and Experimental Study of a New Desalting Technology,” Invited by Professors David Atkinson and Herb Hess, Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of Idaho, April 23, 2015.

3. Keynote Lecture, “Verification and Validation in Computational Fluid Dynamics,” Invited by Prof. Zhou Lian-di, Executive Editor of the Journal of Hydrodynamics, 13th National Congress on Hydrodynamics & 26th Conference on Hydrodynamics, Qingdao, P.R.China, August 22-27, 2014 (Invitation letter).

4. “Vortical and Turbulent Structures for KVLCC2 at Large Drift Angles,” Invited by Prof. Jin Liu, Washington State University, Pullman, U.S.A., Jan. 31, 2013 (PDF).

5. “Recent Development of CFD and its application on Ship Hydrodynamics and Wind Turbine Simulations,” Invited by Prof. Wang Qiuwang, Xi’an Jiaotong University, Xi’an, P.R.China, June 20, 2012.

6. “Recent Development of CFD and its application on Ship Hydrodynamics and Wind Turbine Simulations,” Invited by Prof. Yuan Xulong and Li Huaxing, Northwestern Polytechnical University, Xi’an, P.R.China, June 19, 2012.

7. “Recent Development on Solution Verification for Numerical Simulations,” Invited by Dr. Lyudmyla Barannyk for graduate students’ seminar, University of Idaho, Oct. 13, 2011.

8. “Application of CFD for Renewable Energy: onshore and Offshore Wind Turbine Simulations,” The second annual CAES workshop on modeling, simulation, and visualization, Boise, Idaho, September 8-9, 2011 (agenda).

9. Judge for Software Design for USA Imagine Cup Finals 2011 at Seattle (Apr 9-11, 2011).

10. "National Academy of Engineering Frontiers of Engineering Education Symposium," December 13 - 16, 2010, National Academies' Beckman Center in Irvine, CA (invited by Dr. Elizabeth T. Cady, Associate Program Officer, Center for the Advancement of Scholarship on Engineering Education, National Academy of Engineering, press release).

11. “Comments on Analysis of G2010 Results for Test Case 1.1a,” CFD Workshop in Ship Hydrodynamics, Gothenburg, Dec. 8–10, 2010 (Invited by Prof. Frederick Stern, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242).

12. “Comments on Grid Dependence and Uncertainty,” CFD Workshop in Ship Hydrodynamics, Gothenburg, Dec. 8–10, 2010 (Invited by Prof. Frederick Stern, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242).

13. "Large-Scale RANS and DDES Computations of KVLCC2 at Drift Angle 0 Degree," CFD Workshop in Ship Hydrodynamics, Gothenburg, Sweden, Dec. 8-10, 2010 (invited by Professor Lars Larsson, Chalmers University of Technology, invitation letter).

14. "Factors of Safety for Richardson Extrapolation," 2nd International Verification and Validation Workshop for Nuclear Systems, May 24-28, 2010, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina (invited by William Rider, Principal Member of Technical Staff, Sandia National Laboratory), (invitation letter) (agenda).

15. "Mobile Technology Pilot Status and Reporting," CEAPS Workshop: Curriculum Development: Sustainable Development, Concepts for a New Administration, Curriculum and Technology, May 13-14, 2010, The Kellogg Hotel and Conference Center, Tuskegee (invited by Dr. Legand Burge, Dean of the College of Engineering, Architecture and Physical Sciences; appreciation letter from Dr. Burge).

16. "Recent Development of Verification Procedures using Richardson Extrapolation," School of Energy and Power Engineering,Xi'an Jiaotong University, Dec. 23-25, 2009, Xi'an, P.R.China (Invited by Professor Tao Wenquan, member of Chinese Academy of Sciences).

Professor Tao wenquan gave me his book before the lecture (Dec. 24, 2009)

17. Moderator of CFD Workshop "0413: Integrating CFD into the Undergraduate Curriculum," June 18, ASEE 2006 Annual Conference at Chicago (invited by Prof. Jennifer Curtis, University of Florida).