LES for Energy Conversion in electric and combustion Engines [LES4ECE]

Virtual Conference - 16 - 18 June 2021


LES methodology
>> Numerical methods adapted for LES
>> CHT methods for LES
>> Comparing & validating LES with experimental evidence
>> Quality criteria for LES
>> UQ/methods adapted for LES

Experimental techniques
>> Techniques for local time-resolved and global wall heat flux measurements
>> Optical diagnostics for internal flows
>> Optical diagnostics for separate phase and dispersed two-phase flows and sprays
>> Optical diagnostics for mixing and combustion
>> Techniques for characterizing liquid films
>> Acquisition of experimental databases for validating LES

Combining LES and experiments for an improved understanding
>> Combined usage of advanced diagnostics and LES for yielding a better understand and mastering of  complex flows
>> Methods allowing to extract meaningful information from large experimental and LES databases (POD, EMD, ML, etc.)
>> Data assimilation methods for LES

LES models and codes (NS, LBM, SPH, etc.)
>> Subgrid-scale models  for turbulence, mixing, two-phase effects, etc.
>> LES combustion models
>> LES approaches for two-phase flows, including wall film modelling
>> LES wall treatment, including hybrid  RANS-LES approaches
>> LES code developments
>> ML to support LES modelling

Application fields
>> Internal aerodynamics of EM
>> ICE flows and combustion
>> Cooling of EM and power electronics
>> Cooling of batteries and fuel cells
>> Piston cooling
>> Liquid cooling systems  for ICE
>> Heat exchanger flows
>> Under-the-hood flows
>> Injector flows and sprays