Dr. Xiaojue Zhu (朱晓珏)

Postdoc - Taylor-Couette, Rayleigh-Bénard, wakes of buoyant particles, nanobubbles

Upcoming events

Wed January 30th 2019
16:00 – 17:00
Seminar tba
Xiaojue Zhu


Taylor-Couette and Rayleigh-Bénard turbulence: the role of the boundaries
Feb 16, 2018

POF group publications

2018 9
2017 5
2016 1
Total: 15

Journal breakdown

Phys. Rev. Lett. 4
J. Fluid Mech. 4
Phys. Rev. Fluids 2
Nature Phys. 1
Nat. Commun. 1
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 1
Soft Matter 1
Comp. Phys. Comm. 1
Total: 15


15 Transition to ultimate Rayleigh–Bénard turbulence revealed through extended self-similarity scaling analysis of the temperature structure functions[Open Access]
D.J. Krug, X. Zhu, D. Chung, I. Marusic, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
J. Fluid Mech. 851, R1–R11 (2018)BibTeΧ
14 AFiD-GPU: A versatile Navier–Stokes solver for wall-bounded turbulent flows on GPU clusters[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, E. Phillips, V.S. Arza, J. Donners, G. Ruetsch, J. Romero, R. Ostilla Mónico, Y. Yang, D. Lohse, R. Verzicco, M. Fatica, and R.J.A.M. Stevens
Comp. Phys. Comm. 229, 199–210 (2018)BibTeΧ
13 Flutter to tumble transition of buoyant spheres triggered by rotational inertia changes[Open Access]
V. Mathai, X. Zhu, C. Sun, and D. Lohse
Nat. Commun. 9, 1792 (2018)BibTeΧ
12 Experimental investigation of heat transport in homogeneous bubbly flow[arΧiv]
B. Gvozdić, E.O. Alméras, V. Mathai, X. Zhu, D.P.M. van Gils, R. Verzicco, S.G. Huisman, C. Sun, and D. Lohse
J. Fluid Mech. 845, 226–244 (2018)BibTeΧ
11 Transition to the Ultimate Regime in Two-Dimensional Rayleigh-Bénard Convection[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, V. Mathai, R.J.A.M. Stevens, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 144502 (2018)BibTeΧ
See also: Cover of that journal
10 Turbulent thermal superstructures in Rayleigh-Bénard convection[arΧiv]
R.J.A.M. Stevens, A. Blass, X. Zhu, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
Phys. Rev. Fluids 3, 041501 (2018)BibTeΧ
9 Wall roughness induces asymptotic ultimate turbulence[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, R.A. Verschoof, D. Bakhuis, S.G. Huisman, R. Verzicco, C. Sun, and D. Lohse
Nature Phys. 14, 417–423 (2018)BibTeΧ
See also: Ultimate evidence for the ultimate regime
See also: Phys.org
8 Diffusive interaction of multiple surface nanobubbles: shrinkage, growth, and coarsening[Open Access]
X. Zhu, R. Verzicco, X. Zhang, and D. Lohse
Soft Matter 14, 2006–2014 (2018)BibTeΧ
See also cover of that article: Soft Matter 14, 1967–2196, 2018
7 Controlling Heat Transport and Flow Structures in Thermal Turbulence Using Ratchet Surfaces[arΧiv]
H. Jiang, X. Zhu, V. Mathai, R. Verzicco, D. Lohse, and C. Sun
Phys. Rev. Lett. 120, 044501 (2018)BibTeΧ


6 Life stages of wall-bounded decay of Taylor-Couette turbulence[arΧiv]
R. Ostilla Mónico, X. Zhu, V.S. Arza, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
Phys. Rev. Fluids 2, 114601 (2017)BibTeΧ
5 Roughness-Facilitated Local 1/2 Scaling Does Not Imply the Onset of the Ultimate Regime of Thermal Convection[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, R.J.A.M. Stevens, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 154501 (2017)BibTeΧ
4 Universal nanodroplet branches from confining the Ouzo effect
Z. Lu, M. Klein Schaarsberg, X. Zhu, L. Yeo, D. Lohse, and X. Zhang
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 114, 10332–10337 (2017)BibTeΧ
3 Mass and Moment of Inertia Govern the Transition in the Dynamics and Wakes of Freely Rising and Falling Cylinders[arΧiv]
V. Mathai, X. Zhu, C. Sun, and D. Lohse
Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 054501 (2017)BibTeΧ
See also: Phys.Org. August 17, 2017
2 Disentangling the origins of torque enhancement through wall roughness in Taylor–Couette turbulence[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
J. Fluid Mech. 812, 279–293 (2017)BibTeΧ


1 Direct numerical simulation of Taylor–Couette flow with grooved walls: torque scaling and flow structure[arΧiv]
X. Zhu, R. Ostilla Mónico, R. Verzicco, and D. Lohse
J. Fluid Mech. 794, 746–774 (2016)BibTeΧ

Co-authors (28)

D. Lohse 15
R. Verzicco 12
V. Mathai 5
C. Sun 5
R.J.A.M. Stevens 4
R. Ostilla Mónico 3
V.S. Arza 2
S.G. Huisman 2
X. Zhang 2
E.O. Alméras 1
D. Bakhuis 1
A. Blass 1
D. Chung 1
J. Donners 1
M. Fatica 1
D.P.M. van Gils 1
B. Gvozdić 1
H. Jiang 1
M. Klein Schaarsberg 1
D.J. Krug 1
Z. Lu 1
I. Marusic 1
E. Phillips 1
J. Romero 1
G. Ruetsch 1
R.A. Verschoof 1
Y. Yang 1
L. Yeo 1

Alumnus info

Now: Postdoc at University of Twente, Chair Physics of Fluids
2018-02-172018-12-31: Postdoc position
2018-02-16: Graduated with a Doctor's degree

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Centre for Scientific Computing