People

Antonio Attili

Research Scientist

Research Interests

Turbulence, Turbulent combustion, Soot and Aerosols, Numerical Simulation, Massively Parallel Computing

Selected Publications

  •  A. Attili and F. Bisetti. "
    Fluctuations of a passive scalar in a turbulent mixing layer" Phys. Rev. E, 2012 (under review)
  • A. Attili and F. Bisetti. "
    Application of a robust and efficient Lagrangian particle scheme for the evolution of soot statistical moments in turbulent flames" Comp. & Fluids, 2012 (submitted).
  • A. Attili, F. Bisetti and M. E. Mueller " DNS of soot formation and growth in turbulent non-premixed flames: Damko ̈hler number effects and Lagrangian statistics of soot transport" Proc. Summer Prog. of the Center for Turbulence Research, Stanford University, 2012
  • A. Attili and F. Bisetti. "Statistics and scaling of turbulence in a spatially developing mixing layer at Re = 250" Phys. Fluids 24, 035109, 2012.
  • A. Attili and F. Bisetti. " Structure function scaling in a Reλ = 250 turbulent mixing layer" J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 318 042001, 2011.
  • S. Zaghi, B. Favini, A. Attili, M. Di Giacinto and F. Serraglia. Comparison between different pressurant gases for ignition transient of P80 SRM. 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, 2009. AIAA 2009-4980.
  • A. Attili, B. Favini, M. Di Giacinto and F. Serraglia. Numerical Simulation of Multiphase flows in solid rocket motors. 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, 2009. AIAA 2009-5507

      Education

      • Ph.D. in Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, 2009, La Sapienza, Roma, Italy.
      • Laurea in Aerospace Engineering, 2005, La Sapienza, Roma, Italy.

      Scientific and Professional Memberships

        • American Physical Society (APS), Division of fluid dynamics.

        KAUST Affiliations

        ​Clean Combu​stion Research Center​ (CCRC)