Ronald Adrian

Regents Professor

  • 22894 Citations
  • 61 h-Index
1969 …2020

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2019

Space-time formation of very-large-scale motions in turbulent pipe flow

Lee, J. H., Sung, H. J. & Adrian, R. J., Dec 25 2019, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 881, p. 1010-1047 38 p.

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2 Scopus citations
2018

A new method to calculate unsteady particle kinematics and drag coefficient in a subsonic post-shock flow

Bordoloi, A. D., Ding, L., Martinez, A. A., Prestridge, K. & Adrian, R., May 17 2018, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 29, 7, 074001.

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2 Scopus citations
2017

Applications of laser Doppler anemometry.

Adrian, R. & Fingerson, L. M., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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Fundamental principles of optics.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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Fundamental principles of optics.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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LDA data processing.

Adrian, R. & Fingerson, R. M., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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Light scattering effects in laser anemometers.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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Measurement potential of laser speckle velocimetry.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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N-pulse particle image velocimetry-accelerometry for unsteady flow-structure interaction

Ding, L. & Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 28, 1, 014001.

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4 Scopus citations

Statistical characteristics of the Doppler photo current.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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Wave theory of laser anemometers.

Adrian, R., Jan 1 2017, In : [No source information available].

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2016

A High Performance Pulsatile Pump for Aortic Flow Experiments in 3-Dimensional Models

Chaudhury, R. A., Atlasman, V., Pathangey, G., Pracht, N., Adrian, R. & Frakes, D., Jun 1 2016, In : Cardiovascular Engineering and Technology. 7, 2, p. 148-158 11 p.

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15 Scopus citations
2015

Effect of small roughness elements on thermal statistics of a turbulent boundary layer at moderate Reynolds number

Doosttalab, A., Araya, G., Newman, J., Adrian, R., Jansen, K. & Castillo, L., Dec 8 2015, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 787, p. 84-115 32 p.

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4 Scopus citations

Effects of Bileaflet mechanical mitral valve rotational orientation on left ventricular flow conditions

Westerdale, J. C., Adrian, R., Squires, K., Chaliki, H. & Belohlavek, M., Jul 1 2015, In : Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal. 9, p. 62-68 7 p.

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Open Access
10 Scopus citations
10 Scopus citations

Length and time for development of laminar flow in tubes following a step increase of volume flux

Chaudhury, R. A., Herrmann, M., Frakes, D. & Adrian, R., Nov 22 2015, In : Experiments in Fluids. 56, 1

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5 Scopus citations
29 Scopus citations

Rise dynamics of unsteady laboratory jets with implications for volcanic plumes

Chojnicki, K. N., Clarke, A., Phillips, J. C. & Adrian, R., Feb 5 2015, In : Earth and Planetary Science Letters. 412, p. 186-196 11 p.

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15 Scopus citations

The evolution of volcanic plume morphology in short-lived eruptions

Chojnicki, K. N., Clarke, A., Phillips, J. C. & Adrian, R., Jan 1 2015, In : Geology. 43, 8, p. 707-710 4 p.

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8 Scopus citations
2014

Analytic solutions for three dimensional swirling strength in compressible and incompressible flows

Chen, H., Adrian, R., Zhong, Q. & Wang, X., Aug 20 2014, In : Physics of Fluids. 26, 8, 081701.

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14 Scopus citations

Experimental study on the role of spanwise vorticity and vortex filaments in the outer region of open-channel flow

Chen, Q., Adrian, R., Zhong, Q., Li, D. & Wang, X., Jan 1 2014, In : Journal of Hydraulic Research. 52, 4, p. 476-489 14 p.

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13 Scopus citations

The flow structure of jets from transient sources and implications for modeling short-duration explosive volcanic eruptions

Chojnicki, K. N., Clarke, A., Adrian, R. & Phillips, J. C., Dec 2014, In : Geochemistry, Geophysics, Geosystems. 15, 12, p. 4831-4845 15 p.

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15 Scopus citations
2013

PIV measurements of anisotropy and inhomogeneity in decaying fractal generated turbulence

Discetti, S., Ziskin, I. B., Astarita, T., Adrian, R. & Prestridge, K. P., Dec 1 2013, In : Fluid Dynamics Research. 45, 6, 061401.

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21 Scopus citations

Structural organization of large and very large scales in turbulent pipe flow simulation

Baltzer, J. R., Adrian, R. & Wu, X., Apr 1 2013, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 720, p. 236-279 44 p.

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56 Scopus citations
2012

Characterization of light-induced, volumetric steam generation in nanofluids

Taylor, R. A., Phelan, P., Adrian, R., Gunawan, A. & Otanicar, T. P., Jun 1 2012, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 56, p. 1-11 11 p.

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47 Scopus citations

Coherent structures in flow over hydraulic engineering surfaces

Adrian, R. & Marusic, I., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Hydraulic Research. 50, 5, p. 451-464 14 p.

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65 Scopus citations

Direct numerical simulation of a 30R long turbulent pipe flow at R + = 685: Large-and very large-scale motions

Wu, X., Baltzer, J. R. & Adrian, R., May 10 2012, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 698, p. 235-281 47 p.

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67 Scopus citations

High accuracy measurement of magnification for monocular PIV

Discetti, S. & Adrian, R., Nov 2012, In : Measurement Science and Technology. 23, 11, 117001.

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12 Scopus citations

Vortex organization in a turbulent boundary layer overlying sparse roughness elements

Guala, M., Tomkins, C. D., Christensen, K. T. & Adrian, R., Oct 1 2012, In : Journal of Hydraulic Research. 50, 5, p. 465-481 17 p.

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23 Scopus citations
2011

Nanofluid optical property characterization: towards efficient direct absorption solar collectors

Taylor, R. A., Phelan, P., Otanicar, T. P., Adrian, R. & Prasher, R., Jan 2011, In : Nanoscale Research Letters. 6, 1, 225.

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342 Scopus citations

PIV through moving shocks with refracting curvature

Murphy, M. J. & Adrian, R., Apr 1 2011, In : Experiments in Fluids. 50, 4, p. 847-862 16 p.

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10 Scopus citations

Structure, scaling, and synthesis of proper orthogonal decomposition modes of inhomogeneous turbulence

Baltzer, J. R. & Adrian, R., Jan 3 2011, In : Physics of Fluids. 23, 1, 015107.

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11 Scopus citations
2010

PIV space-time resolution of flow behind blast waves

Murphy, M. J. & Adrian, R., Jul 1 2010, In : Experiments in Fluids. 49, 1, p. 193-202 10 p.

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16 Scopus citations

Three-dimensional vortex organization in a high-Reynolds-number supersonic turbulent boundary layer

Elsinga, G. E., Adrian, R., Van Oudheusden, B. W. & Scarano, F., Feb 10 2010, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 644, p. 35-60 26 p.

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110 Scopus citations
2009

The flying brick: A cautionary note on testing flying robots using guide wires

Milano, M., Jurjevich, D. & Adrian, R., Mar 23 2009, In : IEEE Transactions on Robotics. 25, 2, p. 426-428 3 p.

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3 Scopus citations

Vapor generation in a nanoparticle liquid suspension using a focused, continuous laser

Taylor, R. A., Phelan, P., Otanicar, T., Adrian, R. & Prasher, R. S., Nov 2 2009, In : Applied Physics Letters. 95, 16, 161907.

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52 Scopus citations
2008

Dynamics of hairpin vortices and polymer-induced turbulent drag reduction

Kim, K., Adrian, R., Balachandar, S. & Sureshkumar, R., Apr 2 2008, In : Physical Review Letters. 100, 13, 134504.

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66 Scopus citations

Effects of background noise on generating coherent packets of hairpin vortices

Kim, K., Sung, H. J. & Adrian, R., Jan 1 2008, In : Physics of Fluids. 20, 10, 105107.

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33 Scopus citations
2007

Effects of polymer stresses on eddy structures in drag-reduced turbulent channel flow

Kim, K., Li, C. F., Sureshkumar, R., Balachandar, S. & Adrian, R., Oct 1 2007, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 584, p. 281-299 19 p.

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84 Scopus citations

Hairpin vortex organization in wall turbulencea

Adrian, R., Apr 2007, In : Physics of Fluids. 19, 4, 041301.

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744 Scopus citations
284 Scopus citations

Particle response to shock waves in solids: Dynamic witness plate/PIV method for detonations

Murphy, M. J. & Adrian, R., Aug 1 2007, In : Experiments in Fluids. 43, 2-3, p. 163-171 9 p.

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14 Scopus citations
2006

Comment on "axial stretching and vortex definition" [Phys. Fluids 17, 038108 (2005)]

Chakraborty, P., Balachandar, S. & Adrian, R., Feb 2006, In : Physics of Fluids. 18, 2, 029101.

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7 Scopus citations

Large-scale and very-large-scale motions in turbulent pipe flow

Guala, M., Hommema, S. E. & Adrian, R., May 1 2006, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 554, p. 521-542 22 p.

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324 Scopus citations
2005

Energetic spanwise modes in the logarithmic layer of a turbulent boundary layer

Tomkins, C. D. & Adrian, R. J., Dec 25 2005, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 545, p. 141-162 22 p.

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57 Scopus citations

On flow-blocking particle structures in microtubes

Sharp, K. V. & Adrian, R., Oct 1 2005, In : Microfluidics and Nanofluidics. 1, 4, p. 376-380 5 p.

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56 Scopus citations

On the relationships between local vortex identification schemes

Chakraborty, P., Balachandar, S. & Adrian, R. J., Jul 25 2005, In : journal of fluid mechanics. 535, p. 189-214 26 p.

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568 Scopus citations

Optimal solenoidal interpolation of turbulent vector fields: Application to PTV and super-resolution PIV

Vedula, P. & Adrian, R. J., Aug 1 2005, In : Experiments in Fluids. 39, 2, p. 213-221 9 p.

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10 Scopus citations