Technical Program

Technical Program – Last Update on June 23, 2022

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Monday morning, Monday afternoon, Tuesday morning, Tuesday afternoon

Wednesday, Thursday morning, Thursday afternoon, Friday

Monday morning (Registrations open at 8:00)

Monday, June 20th, 2022 (morning sessions)



Opening ceremony



Plenary Lecture (Aula Magna): Prof. Jiro Kasahara (Nagoya University, Japan)

Title: Fundamental Research of Detonation Engine and Its Space Flight Experiment Using Sounding Rocket

Chairs: A. Matsuo and M. Gamba



Break (Transition to Morning Sessions)


Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)



Chair: T. Endo

Detonation Modelling I

Chair: L. Bauwens

Gas and Dust Explosion I

Chair: M. Kuznetsov

Chemical Kinetics I

Chair: M. Fikri



Preliminary Experimental Study of Propulsive Performance of Hollow Rocket Rotating Detonation Engines with Designed Laval Nozzle


Y. Zhang, J.Z. Ma,
J.P. Wang, S. Zhang

On the Predicability of Weakly Confined Gaseous Detonations Using the Straight Streamline Approximation


S.A. Lalchandani,
M. Radulescu, Z. Hong

On the Reactivity of Ethylene/Nitrogen/ Oxygen


G. Pio, S. Renda,
V. Palma, E. Salzano

Ignition Delay Time and Laminar Flame Speed Measurements of a Li-ion Battery Electrolyte: Ethyl-Methyl-Carbonate


O. Mathieu, Y. Almarzooq,
E. Petersen



Experimental Investigation on the Coal Powder Rotating Detonation Engine


X. Ni, H. Xu, C. Weng,
X. Su, B. Xiao, F. Zhang, Y. Luo

Numerical Investigation of One-dimensional Pulsating Detonations Using Fickett’s Detonation Analogue with Chain-Branching Kinetics


A. Sow, M.I. Radulescu

Characterizing the Reactivity of Large-Scale Dust Explosions


C. R.L. Bauwens,
L.R. Boeck, S. Dorofeev

Global Quasi-Linearization (GQL) for Model Reduction of Reaction Diffusion Systems


V. Bykov, C. Yu, U. Maas,
V. Gol’dshtein



Numerical Analysis of the Influence of Mixing on Detonation Wave Propagation inside a Rotating Detonation Engine by Using Linear Detonation Channel


F. Wang, T. Mizukaki,
S. Matsuyama

Characteristic Analysis for 2D Steady Supersonic Reacting Flow: Effect of Confinement on Detonation Flows


M. Short, C. Chiquete

Large-Scale Confined Gas and Dust Explosions with Elevated Initial Turbulence


L.R. Boeck, C.R.L Bauwens,
S. Dorofeev

Ignition delay time measurements of methane/ethane/propane mixtures with addition of ozone


S. Drost, R. Schießl, U. Maas



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session I (Hall of 1 th floor)


Gas and Dust Explosion II

Chair: C.R. Bauwens

Condensed Phase Detonation I

Chair: M. Short


Chair: K. Ahmed

Chemical Kinetics II

Chair: P. Glarborg



Propagation of Methane Detonation in Coal Dust Suspensions with Different Concentrations


J. Shi, Y. Xu, W. Ren, H. Zhang

Detonation Performance Experiments and Modeling for the High Explosive PETN


E.K. Anderson, C. Chiquete,
R. Chicas, S.I. Jackson

Simulations of Ethylene-Oxygen Rotating Detonation Waves under Different Local Equivalence Ratio


H. Peng, R. Deiterding

Effects of Di(2,2,2-trifluoroethyl) Carbonate on the Ignition Delay Time and Laminar Flame Speed of H2 and CH4


M. Turner, D. Mohr, P. Dievart, L. Catoire, E. Petersen,
O. Mathieu



Gravity Effect on Steady,

1-D Propagation through Dust Clouds


K. Kuwana, S. Yazaki,

W. Kim, T. Mogi, R. Dobashi

Detonation Performance Model Calibration and Validation of the HMX-Based High Explosive PBX 9501


C. Chiquete, S.I. Jackson,
E.K. Anderson, M. Short,
S. Voelkel, Von H. Whitley

Three-Dimensional Numerical Investigation on the Effect of Injector Configuration in Rotating Detonation Engine


T. Sada, A. Matsuo, E. Shima, H. Watanabe, A. Kawasaki,
K. Matsuoka, J. Kasahara

Sensitivity of Reaction-Diffusion Manifolds (REDIM) for Hydrogen Counter-diffusion Flames


U. Maas, V. Bykov



Expansion Waves Behaviour during Liquified CO2 Depressurization in a Divergent Cross-Section Vessel


O.K. M.Ibrahim, P.M. Hansen, D. Bjerketvedt, K. Vågsæther

Towards Finite Rate Chemical Kinetics Modeling of Detonation Afterburn Using the BKW Equation of State


M.P. Clay, B. Taylor, R. Houim

Flow Acceleration in an RDRE with Gradual Chamber Constriction


M.C. Ross, J. Burr, A. Batista,
C. Lietz

Influence of Thermochemistry on Prompt NO formation in Flames


K.P. Shrestha, L. Seidel,
B.R. Giri, T. Zeuch, F. Mauss



Lunch (Biblioteca Gasparini, 2nd Floor)

Monday afternoon

Monday, June 20th, 2022 (afternoon sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


IC Engines

Chair: U. Maas

Detonation Propagation

Chair: H.D. Ng


Chair: E. Gutmark

Chemical Kinetics III

Chair: O. Mathieu



0D Laminar Flame Speed Model for Methane Lean Mixture in Dual Fuel Combustion


R. De Robbio, E. Mancaruso, B.M. Vaglieco, S. Artham,
J. Martín

Elliptical Experimental Detonation


R. Babin, A. Chinnayya,
V. Rodriguez

Study of Rotating Detonation Combustor Dynamics During Changes in Operating Mode


J. Shepard, A. Feleo, M. Gamba

The Impact of H2 and CO on the NH3 / NO / O2 Chemistry – a Step towards a Predictive Tool for NH3 Oxidation


P. Glarborg, M.U. Alzueta



Statistics of Flame Topology in Turbulent Spray Flame Water Droplet Interaction


R. Concetti, J. Hasslberger,
N. Chakraborty, M. Klein

Study of Imploding Detonations with High-speed Videography and Digital Open-shutter Photography


R.S. Rodriguez A. Higgins,
J. Loiseau

The Effect of Fuel Partial Premixing on Rotating Detonation Waves


R.F. Burke, T. Rezzag,
A.R. Kotler, K. Ahmed

Thermal Decomposition-indu-ced Multi-stage Reaction of Diethyl Carbonate Exa-mined by a Micro Flow Reactor with a Controlled Temperature Profile (167)

K. Kanayama, S. Takahashi,
S. Morikura, H. Nakamura,
T. Tezuka, K. Maruta



Effect of Jet Configuration on Knock Characteristics Using a Rapid Compression Machine (80)

W. Liu, Y. Qi, R. Zhang,
Q. Zhang, Z. Wang

Towards Laser-Induced Fluorescence of Nitric Oxide in Detonation


K.P. Chatelain,
S.B. Rojas Chavez, J. Vargas, D.A. Lacoste

Modeling Soot Formation in LES of Turbulent Flames Using Virtual Chemistry


H. Maldonado Colman,
D. Veynante, N. Darabiha,
B. Fiorina



The Effect of the Ignition Energy and Mixture Energy Density on the Detonation Onset in Internal Combustion Engines


H. Xu, C. Weng, C. Yao

Multiple-view Imaging of a Small-diameter Detonation Tube at 5 MHz


L. Thomas, F. Schauer, D. Cyrol, B. Sell, C. Stevens

Initiation Dynamics of Rotating Detonation Engines using C2H4-O2 Mixtures


S.F. Connolly-Boutin, M. Ghali, R. Gilot, J. Loiseau, A. Higgins, C.B. Kiyanda

Large Eddy Simulation of a Multi-Regime Burner Using Virtual Chemistry


T.P. Luu, B. Fiorina,
N. Darabiha



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session I (Hall of 1 th floor)


Chemical Kinetics IV

Chair: B. Fiorina

Detonation Structure I

Chair: R. Zitoun

Flame Acceleration & DDT I

Chair: S. Dorofeev

Explosion Safety I

Chair: E. Salzano



Community Analysis of Bifurcation Maps of Diluted Hydrogen Combustion in WSFRs


J. He, Y. Li, L. Ji, L. Acampora, F.S. Marra

Cell Structure and Global Heat Release in 2D

and 3D JP10-Air Detonations in Narrow Channels


P.A. Meagher, X. Shi, X. Zhao, S.S. Dammati, A. Poludnenko, H. Wang

DDT Run-up Distance Measured by Visualization of an Obstructed Tube


S. Shervin Hashemi Mehr,
G. Ciccarelli

The Bologna LPG BLEVE


G. Cocchi



Towards the Converged Von Neuman Peak Pressure using Fine Scale Simulation of Detonation Cell Structure


J. Ryu, M. Niyasdeen, J.Y. Choi

Visualization of Deflagration-to-detonation Transition in a Channel with Rough Wall


S. Maeda, M. Irokawa,
D. Taneichi, T. Obara

Numerical Simulation of the effects of a muffler on shock sound mitigation


A. Sethu Venkataraman,
E. Oran



Oscillatory Combustion Kinetic Analysis and Reduction through Functional Weight Coefficient


S. Liang, L. Ji, D. Zhao

Predictability of H2/O2/Ar/He Detonations in Thin Channels: New Experiments and Improvements in the Quasi-two-dimensional Mode


F. Zangene, A. Sow,
M. Radulescu

Plasma-assisted Deflagration to Detonation Transition of Dimethyl Ether in a Microchannel


M. Vorenkamp, T. Chen,
S. Steinmetz, C. Kliewer,
A. Starikovskiy, Y. Ju

Experimental study on turbulent flame speed of H2-CO/air mixtures relevant to late phase accident scenario


A. Desclaux, M. Idir,
A. Comandini, A. Bleyer,
A. Bentaib, N. Chaumeix



Work in Progress Posters Session I

(274) Preliminary investigations of the detonation-bow shock interaction: a pictorial essay
A.S. Venkataraman, E.S. Oran

(287) The comparison of Favre average procedure for the gaseous detonation from Eulerian and Lagrangian point of view
H. Watanabe, A. Matsuo, A. Chinnayya, N. Itouyama, A. Kawasaki, K. Matsuoka, J. Kasahara

(283) Numerical investigation of deflagration to detonation transition in smooth pipes
T. Alzer, L. Engelmann, M. Sens, A. Kempf, I. Wlokas

(272) Recent Research on Rotating Detonation Engines supplied by liquid propellants at the Łukasiewicz Institute of Aviation
M. Kawalec, P. Wolański, W. Perkowski, A. Bilar

(284) Water-Cooled Rotating Detonation Engine
T. Fukuda, K. Sato, T. Nagao, M. Itoh, E. Dzieminska

(279) Cellular structure of helium detonation as a trigger of sub-Chandrasekhar mass Type Ia supernovae
K. Iwata, K. Maeda

(282) Heat Radiation Losses from Propagating Spherical Flames of Mixtures with Methane, Hydrogen, Carbon Monoxide and Air
A. Roque, A. Hamadi, M. Idir, A. Comandini, N. Chaumeix

(293) Onset of Cellular Instability in Spherically Expanding Flames
M. Turner, E. Petersen

Tuesday morning

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022 (morning sessions)



Plenary Lecture (Aula Magna): Prof. Gaby Ciccarelli (Queen’s University, Canada)

Title: Flame Acceleration and Deflagration-to-Detonation Transition in a Confined Geometry

Chairs: H.D. Ng and A. Matsuo



Break (Transition to Morning Sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


Detonation Modelling II

Chair: G. Vignat

Detonation Structure II

Chair: N. Tsuboi

Stability I

Chair: M. Liberman

Laminar Flame I

Chair: Y. Ju



Uncertainty Quantification for the Real Gas Model of Steady Planar Detonation


Z. Weng, R. Mevel

Experimental Analysis of Cellular Detonations:

a Discussion on Regularity and Three-dimensional Patterns


V. Monnier, V. Rodriguez,
P. Vidal, R. Zitoun

Fractal-based RANS Modeling of Darrieus—Landau and Thermal-diffusive Instability Effects on Lean Hydrogen Flames


D. Zivkovic, T. Sattelmayer

A Study on the Effect of Ethanol Addition on Laminar Flame Speed of a Four-Component Gasoline Surrogate at Elevated Pressure and Temperature


Y. Almarzooq, E. Petersen,
I. Schoegl



Detonation Propagation in the Inhomogeneous

Mixtures with Periodic Reactant Concentration Gradient


Y. Wang, Z. Chen

Comparative Analysis of the ZND Detonation Structure in Hydrocarbon Fuels


C. Colby, A. Ghosh,
S.S. Dammati, A. Poludnenko

Investigation of the Scale Similarity Principle for Subgrid Modelling of the Reactive Richtmyer-Meshkov Instability


M. Bambauer, J. Hasslberger, M. Klein

Experimental and Numerical Study on a Gasoline Surrogate Mixture


O. Mghanen, N. Chaumeix,
M. Matrat, S. Chevillard,
N. Obrecht



Unified Characteristic Relationships of Hydrogen-Oxygen-Argon Detonation Dynamics in Narrow Channels


Q. Xiao, C. Weng

Two-Dimensional Detonations in Ethylene-Air Mixtures with Multi-Step Chemistry


S.S. Dammati, A. Poludnenko

Numerical Investigation of Fuel Feed Line Instabilities and its Effects in the Partially Premixed Swirling Flame


J. Nam, J.J. Yoh

Chemiluminescence of Spherically Expanding Methane-Air Flames Doped with DMMP


M. Turner, P. Parajuli,
W. Kulatilaka, E. Petersen



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session II (Hall of 1th floor)


Laminar Flame II

Chair: G. Continillo

Detonation Structure III

Chair: R. Deiterding

Detonation Diffraction

Chair: K. Matsuoka

Stability II

Chair: T. Jaravel



Combustion Characteristics of Butane in a Meso-scale Burner with Ordered Porous Media


X. Chen, J. Li

Detonation Structural Response to Multi-dimensional Confinement


J. Crane, J.T. Lipkowicz, X. Shi,
I. Wlokas,A. Kempf, H. Wan

Numerical Study on Re-Initiation of Detonation Propagating

through Double Slits in a Planar Channel


D. Jun, B.J. Lee

Oxygen Enrichment Effect on the Stability of Turbulent Diffusion Biogas Flames


S. Fabbro, M. Tkach, M. Birouk



Analysis of Chemical-Induced Irreversibility in Premixed Counterflow CH4/CO/Air Flame


C.R. Yu, C.Y. Wu

Dynamics and Properties of 2D vs. 3D Ethylene-Air Detonations


S.S. Dammati, A. Poludnenko, R. Xu, X. Shi, H. Wang

Simplified Numerical Simulation of Gaseous Quasi-Detonation

Diffraction from a Rough Walled Channel


C. Yan, X. Sun, X.C. Mi, H.D. Ng

Multiple Steady State Solutions for a Flame Stabilized behind a Highly Conductive Bluff Body


V.N. Kurdyumov, C. Jimenez



Validation of the Reaction-Diffusion Manifolds (REDIMs) Reduced Chemistry for the Non-premixed CH4 Counter-flow Diffusion Flames under MILD Condition


Y. Sun

Numerical Analysis on Ammonia / Hydrogen / Air Detonation Using Detailed Chemical Reaction model


G. Inoue, N. Tsuboi, K. Ozawa, A.K. Hayashi

Data-driven Modeling of Re-flection Point Distance Rele-vant to Diffracting Detonation Wave by using Machine Learning


A. Kawasaki, H. Hasegawa,
H. Sun, H. Watanabe,
N. Itouyama, K. Matsuoka, J
. Kasahara, A. Matsuo, I. Funaki



Lunch (Biblioteca Gasparini, 2nd Floor)

Tuesday afternoon

Tuesday, June 21st, 2022 (afternoon sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)



Chair: M. Kawalec

Detonation Structure IV

Chair: M. Radulescu

Multiphase I

Chair: J. Yoh

Laminar Flame III

Chair: H. Wang



Active Direction Control in Rotating Detonation Combustor


Z. Sheng, M. Cheng, D. Shen,
K. Wu, J.P. Wang

An Investigation of the Detonation Jetting Phenomenon


R. Hytovick, R.F. Burke, T. Rezzag, K. Ahmed

Shock Interaction at Mach 4 of a Water and Fuel Droplet


F. Virot, J.-L. Rullier, D. Hébert

Experimental Study of Early-Stage Dynamics of the Ascending and Descending Laminar Hydrogen-Air Flames in Vertical Closed Rectangular Tube


N.B. Anikin, I.A. Kirillov



Experimental Study on the Aluminum Powder Rotating Detonation Engine


H. Xu, C. Weng, Q. Zheng

Forward Jetting Phenomenon in Detonations


P.A. Meagher, X. Shi, J. Crane, X. Zhao, A. Poludnenko, H. Wang

High-fidelity Simulations of Liquid-gas Colliding Jets Impacted by a Detonation Wave


R.J. Bielawski, S. Prakash,
V. Raman

Laminar Burning Velocity and Adiabatic Flame Temperature of Biogas/Air Mixture at various CO2 Concentrations


A. Ghabi, T. Boushaki, P. Escot Boucanegra, E. Robert, B. Sarh



Numerical Investigation of the Effect of Ozone Addition on Detonation in the Two-dimensional RDE Chamber


R. Tanaka, A. Matsuo,
E. Shima, H. Watanabe,
A. Kawasaki, K. Matsuoka,
J. Kasahara

Experimental Research On The Biogas – Oxygen Mixture Detonation Cell Size


S. Siatkowski, K. Wacko,
J. Kindracki

A Computational Model for Single Iron Particle Combustion in Liquid-Phase Droplets


A. Fujinawa, X.C. Mi,
J. Jean-Philippe, J. Bergthorson

Flame-Acoustics Interaction of Flames Propagating in a Narrow Duct: Effect of Heat Losses and Lewis Number


C. Jimenez, V.N. Kurdyumov



Effects of Mixing Level and Temperature of Injection in Rotating Detonative Combustion


C. Wang, K. Yao, H. Teng,
Y. Wang, C. Tian

On Cellular Multiplicity of Detonations in Confined Channels


X. Shi, P.A. Meagher, J. Crane, S.S. Dammati, X. Zhao,
A. Poludnenko, H. Wang

On the Critical Conditions for Thermal Runaway of Fine Iron Particles


X.C. Mi, A. Fujinawa,
J. Bergthorson

Evolution of Acoustic Waves in High-Pressure Compressible Counterflow Diffusion Flames


G. Arumapperuma, M.X. Yao, J.P. Hickey, W. Han



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session II (Hall of 1th floor)


Multiphase II

Chair: A. Matsuo

Detonation Interface Interaction

Chair: V. Rodriguez


Chair: C. Stevens

Laminar Flame IV

Chair: N. Darabiha



Mixture Distribution of Solid-Gas-Two-Phase Flow for Gaseous Detonation with Aluminium Particles


R. Shimizu, T. Mizukaki

Detonation Propagation in a Layer Laterally Confined by Combustion Products


K. Cheevers, M. Raut,
S.A. Lalchandani, Z. Hong,
M. Radulescu

An Explanatory Model for the Multi-Wave Dynamics in Rotating Detonation Engines


C.R. Whitman, X.C. Mi,
A. Higgins, C.B. Kiyanda

Early Stages of Flame Dynamics in Tubes and Mechanism of Tulip Flame Formation


M.A. Liberman, C. Qian,
C. Wang



Morphology-independent Measurement of Iron Particle Burn Time


D. Ning, Y. Shoshin,
J.A. van Oijen, G. Finotello,
L.P.H. de Goey

A Methodology to Develop Simplified Kinetic Schemes for Detonation Simulations


F. Veiga-Lopez, A. Chinnayya,
J. Melguizo-Gavilanes

Acceleration of Burned gas to Supersonic in a Throatless Rotating Detonation Engine


K. Nakata, K. Ota, S. Ito,
K. Ishihara, K. Goto,
N. Itouyama, H. Watanabe,
A. Kawasaki, K. Matsuoka,
J. Kasahara, A. Matsuo,
I. Funaki, K. Higashino, J. Braun, T. Meyer, G. Paniagua

CFD Modeling of Pressurized Laminar Coflow (Non-premixed) Diffusion Flames with Water Addition


H, Girodon, D. Dunn-Rankin, Y.C. Chien



Pyroelectric Combustion Rate Characterization of Electrically Controlled Solid Propellants


G. Kanagaraj, J.J. Yoh

Propagation of Gaseous Detonations in High Aspect Ratio Planar Curved Channels


M.L. Fotia, J. Hoke, R.J. Hencel, A. Schumaker

A Level-set Transport Equation for Tracking Self-ignition Fronts in Hydrogen-Air Mixture


C. Siddappa, Z. Bouali, V. Robin



Work in Progress Posters Session II

(280) Metal Combustion in Composite Solid Propellants
J.C. Thomas, F.A. Rodriguez, K. Herder, G. Lukasik, W. Kulatilaka, E. Petersen

(281) Comparison of Hand and Resonant Acoustic Mixing of AP/HTPB Propellants
F.A. Rodriguez, J.C. Thomas, A. Hong, E. Petersen

(290) Experimental Study of Gasification of Argan Nut Shell and Olives Pomace. Syngas Flame Characteristics
B. Sarh

(291) Study of the Oxidation and Pyrolysis of Lubricants at High Temperatures
R. Juarez, N. Gutierrez, E.L. Petersen

(269) Investigation of Lower Explosion Limit of Hybrid Mixtures in a 20 L-sphere
V. Heilmann, S. Zakel

(276) Experimental study on the performance of the standardized test method for detonation flame arresters
L. Ruwe, T. Heidermann, M. Kreißig, H. Kant, D. Schmidt, F. Gutte, D. Bartsch, P. Bosse, A. Lucassen

(285) Study of Flammability Domain of H2/CO Mixtures at Conditions Representative of the Late Phase of a Severe Accident in a PWR
L. Vastier, S. Nagaraju, A. Desclaux, A. Comandini, A. Bentaib, N. Chaumeix

(288) Experimental study on expanding spherical flames of H2/CO mixtures at O2 reduced conditions
M. Bouton, O. Mghanen, A. Desclaux, A. Comandini, A. Bentaib, N. Chaumeix


Wednesday, June 22nd, 2022 (morning sessions)



Plenary Lecture (Aula Magna): Prof. Benoît Fiorina (Université Paris-Saclay, CNRS, Laboratoire EM2C, France)

Title: Including Detailed Chemical Properties in the Modeling of Emerging Turbulent Combustion Systems

Chair: A. Comandini and H.D. Ng



Break (Transition to Morning Sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


Flame Dynamics & Stability

Chair: U. Riedel

Dynamics of Reactive Supersonic Flows

Chair: V. Raman

Detonation Initiation & limits

Chair: S. Maeda

Ignition I

Chair: M.B. Luong



Isotope Effect on the Chara-cteristics of the Flame-Ball-to-Deflagration. Transition in Ultra-Lean Hydrogen- and Deuterium-Air Mixtures in Horizontal Hele-Shaw Cell


I.A. Kirillov, V. Denisenko,
V. Plaksin, A. Melikhov

Numerical Simulation of Laminar Premixed Hydrogen-Air Flame/Shock Interaction under Low-Pressure Conditions


E. Yhuel, G. Ribert, P. Domingo

Experimental Study on Detonation Wave Initiation by Reflected Blast Wave in Laser Ignition


T. Sato, K. Matsuoka, A. Kawasaki, N. Itouyama, H. Watanabe, J. Kasahara

Experimental and Numerical Study of Autoignition/Deflagration Transition Limit in an optical Rapid Compression Machine


H. Ossman, C. Strozzi, J. Sotton, M. Bellenoue



A Tsuji Burner in a Counterflow


B. Li, A.L. Sanchez, F. Williams

Stability Analysis of the Noh Problem for Reactive Shocks


C. Huete, A. Calvo-Rivera,
A.L. Velikovich

The Critical Dynamics of Direct Initiation of Spherical Detonations


R. Hernández Sánchez,
B. Denet, P. Clavin

Comparison between Laser Ignition and Spark-Plug Ignition of Flowing Propane-Air Mixtures


K. Eto, Y. Kojima, W. Kim,
T. Johzaki, T. Endo



Scaling Laws for Velocity Dynamics of the Ultra-lean Hydrogen-Air Flames Expanding in Horizontal Cylindrical Hele-Shaw Cell


P.V. Moskalev, V.P. Denisenko, I.A. Kirillov

Numerical Study of Low-Frequency Supersonic Combustion Instability in a Hydrogen-fueled Scramjet Engine


S.M. Jeong, H.S. Han, E.S. Lee, J.-Y. Choi

A Three-step, Three-gamma Model for the Numerical Modeling of the Critical Height of the Propagation of Semi-confined Detonation Waves


S. Taileb, E. Rougon, V. Robin, V. Rodriguez, S. Lau-Chapdelaine, P. Vidal,
J. Melguizo-Gavilanes
, A. Chinnayya

Numerical Simulation of LOx/CH4 Supercritical Combustion in a non-Homogenous Mixture


F. Monnier, G. Ribert





Pressure-Gain Combustion

Chair: M. Gamba

Flame Acceleration & DDT II

Chair: J. Hasslberger

Detonation Modelling II

Chair: A. Chinnayya

Chemical Kinetics V

Chair: N. Chaumeix



Identification of Multiple Combustion Modes in Continuous Detonation Engines


J.Z. Ma, J.P. Wang

Critical Conditions for Flame Acceleration and DDT for Hydrogen-Air Mixtures at Cryogenic Temperatures


M. Kuznetsov, A. Denkevits,
A. Friedrich, A. Veser

Shock Dynamics from Quenched Detonations: Diffraction and Gallop Problems


M.I. Radulescu

Improvement of the Global Quasi-Linearisation (GQL) Model Reduction Method


C. Yu, V. Bykov, U. Maas



TDLAS for Sensing Pre-vaporized Jet A-1 in Liquid-fuel Pressure Gain Combustion


P.H. Chang, N. Teo, J.M. Li,
X. Huang, C.J. Teo, B.C. Khoo

On the Possibility of Non-dimensionalizing DDT Limits and Distances


V. Rodriguez, V. Monnier,
P. Vidal, R. Zitoun

Detonation Propagation in a Semi-confined Mixture with a Diffuse Interface


M. McLoughlin, V. Yousefi Asli, G. Ciccarelli

REDIM Reduced Modeling of Flame-Wall-Interactions of Premixed Natural Gas / Air Systems


C. Straßacker, U. Maas



Numerical Study on the Unsteady Rotating Detonation Flow-field Interacted with Turbine Guide Vane


D. Shen, M. Cheng, K. Wu, Z. Sheng, J.P. Wang

A One-dimensional Model for Deflagration-to-detonation Transition of an Elongated Flame


H. Tofailli, P. Clavin, G. Lodato, L. Vervisch

Modelling Detonation Reflection with Nonsteady Shock Change Equation


D.T. Schoeffler, J. Shepherd

Experimental Investigation of the Combustion Properties of a Representative Thermal Runaway Gas from Li-Ion Batteries


O. Mathieu, M. Turner,
D. Mohr, J.C. Thomas, E. Petersen



Numerical Analysis on Pressure Gain of Rotating

Detonation Engine Using H2-O2 Gases: Influence of Number of Injector


A.K. Hayashi, K. Yoshidomi,
K. Ozawa, N. Tsuboi,
H. Kawashima

An Experimentally Informed 1-D DDT Model for Smooth Narrow Channels


J. Melguizo-Gavilanes,
L. Bauwens

Numerical Study of Detonation Propagation through a Gravity-driven Layer of Hydrogen-Oxygen over an Inert Gas


M. Menezes, S. Lau-Chapdelaine, G. Ciccarelli

Experimental and Numeric study on the Inhibition Properties of Novec


S. Nagaraju, S. Abid,
A. Comandini, N. Chaumeix


Light Meal for Excursion

14:30 – Wednesday Excursion

Thursday morning

Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 (morning sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


Explosion Safety II

Chair: K. Vågsæther

Flame Acceleration & DDT III

Chair: I.A. Kirillov

Turbulent Flames I

Chair: V. Bykov



Shock Transmission from Detonating Mixtures in Open Tubes


J.C. Thomas, F.A. Rodriguez,
D. Teitge, L. Kunka, N. Gaddis, Z. Browne, C. Ahumada,
T. Balci, S.I. Jackson,
E. Petersen, E. Oran

Detonability Enhancement by Use of a Nanosecond Plasma


M. Ali Cherif, V. Lafaurie, S. Starikovskaia, P. Vidal

Surface Density Function and its Evolution in Homogeneous and Inhomogeneous n-Heptane MILD Combustion


K. Abo-Amsha, N. Chakraborty



Influence of Hemicylindrical Obstacle Scale and Length on an Impacting Blast Wave


R.N. Gavart, S. Trélat,
M.-O. Sturtzer, N. Chaumeix

Thermochemical Aspects of Superknock Development in IC Engines


M.B. Luong, E. Tingas, H.G. Im

Flame Self-Interactions in Turbulent Homogeneous-Mixture n-heptane MILD Combustion


K. Abo-Amsha, N. Chakraborty



REKO-Fire: New Facility to Investigate Cable Fire Impact on Passive Autocatalytic Recombiners


G. Nobrega, M. Klauck,
E.-A. Reinecke, N. Chaumeix,
A. Bentaib, L. Maas

Numerical Investigation of the Global Equivalence Ratio Effects on the Dynamic Behavior of Turbulent Swirling Diffusion Flame


S. Chakchak, T. Boushaki,
A. Hidouri, M. Chrigui



Effect of Mach number on the Flame Acceleration and Deflagration-to-Detonation Transition


W. Zhao, J. Liang, X. Cai,
R. Deiterding, X. Wang

Simulation of Flame Acceleration and Deflagration-to-Detonation

Transition in Components of Chemical Plants


C. Wieland, C. Hirsch,
T. Sattelmayer, F. Scharf,
V. Hoferichter, H.P. Schildberg

DNS of Turbulent Spray Flame Water Droplet Interaction Using an Euler-Lagrange-Lagrange Scheme


J. Hasslberger, R. Concetti, N. Chakraborty, M. Klein



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session III


Oblique Detonation

Chair: J.Y. Choi


Chair: K. Ishii

Fire Dynamics

Chair: Y.-C. Chien

Energetic Materials I

Chair: S. Jackson



The Impact of a Micro-Rounded Bump on the Initiation of Oblique Detonation Waves


C. Yan, G. Bakalis, R. El-Chaar, H. Teng, H.D. Ng

Experimental Study of Liquid Propellant Rotating Detonation Combustor


S. Ito, K. Ishihara, K. Yoneyama, K. Goto, N. Itouyama, H. Watanabe, A. Kawasaki, K. Matsuoka, J. Kasahara, A. Matsuo, I. Funaki

Experimental Study of Firebrand Lofting Mechanism in a Fire Whirl Induced Flow Field


Y. Zhang, A. Albadi, Y. Zhang



Experimental Study of Stabilized Oblique Detonation Waves


D.A. Rosato, M.R. Thornton,
K. Ahmed

Temperature and Heat-Flux Measurements in a Thin-Wall RDE


C.A. Stevens

Statistical Research on Firebrand Behaviour in a Simulated 3D Fire Whirl


Y. Zhang, Y. Zhang

Investigation of Micro- and Nano-Catalytic Additive Effects on Ammonium Perchlorate Combustion


F.A. Rodriguez, J.C. Thomas,
T. Sammet, D. Teitge,
E. Petersen



Experimental Observation of Non-uniformly Premixed Oblique Detonation


K. Iwata, N. Hanyu, S. Maeda, T. Obara

Self-excited Wave Propagation in a Reflective Shuttling Detonation Combustor


M.J. Ullman, S. Prakash, D.R. Jackson, V. Raman C.D. Slabaugh, J.W. Bennewitz

Numerical Prediction of Cables Fire Behaviour Using Non-Metallic Components in Cone Calorimeter


A. Alonso Ipina, M. Lazaro, D. Lazaro, D. Alvear

Understanding Thermochemical Aspects of the Magnesium Metal Fuel subjected to Hygrothermal Aging with Varied Oxygen Flow Rates


J. Oh, J.J. Yoh



Formation and Regulation of Unsteady Detonation Mach Stem in A Confined Space


S. Niu, P. Yang, H. Teng

Shock-Droplet Interactions and Reaction of Liquid RP-2 Fuel


J.P. Patten, K. Ahmed, R. Hytovick, R.F. Burke

Experimental Evaluation of Plain Metal Additives for Solid-Fuel Propulsion Applications


J.C. Thomas, F.A. Rodriguez,
E. Petersen


Lunch (Biblioteca Gasparini, 2nd Floor)

Thursday afternoon

Thursday, June 23rd, 2022 (afternoon sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


Ignition II

Chair: C. Strozzi

Flame Acceleration & DDT IV

Chair: J. Melguizo-Gavilanes


Chair: A. Kawasaki

Shock Tube I

Chair: D. Nativel



A Study on Influences of Hydrogen Addition and Turbulence on Ignition Characteristics of Propane Mixtures


M. Nakahara, K. Tanimoto,
H. Kudo, F. Abe, K. Tokunaga

Effect of Flame Front Thermo-Diffusive Instability on Flame Acceleration in a Tube


J.-J.Hok, O. Dounia,
O. Vermorel, T. Jaravel

Detonations and Thermoacoustic Modes in a Flow through RDC


E.J. Gutmark, V. Anand,
J. Betancourt, A. Gaetano,
T. Pritschau, R. Wiggins

Shock-tube Study of the Ignition of Fuel-rich CH₄/ or Natural Gas/Ozone/Air Mixtures at High Pressure


J. Herzler, M. Fikri, C. Schulz



Real Gas Effect on Ignition Characteristics in Ideal and Non-ideal Reactors


Z. Weng, Z. Li, R. Mevel

State-to-State Model for Rotating Detonation Combustors


M. Gamba, A. Feleo,
J. Shepard, F. Chacon

Simultaneous CO and H2O Laser Absorption Measurements of Pentene Isomers in a Shock Tube


C.M. Gregoire, C. Westbrook, O. Mathieu, S.P. Cooper,
S. Alturaifi, E. Petersen



Incompletely Stirred Reactor Network Modeling for the Estimation of Turbulent Non-Premixed Autoignition


S. Iavarone, S. Gkantonas,
E. Mastorakos

Numerical Study of Multi-dimensional Effects on the Transition to Detonation from Subsonic Self-ignition Waves Propagating at Constant Speed


S. Taileb, E. Rougon,
A. Chinnayya, V. Robin

Experimental Results for 25-mm and 51-mm RDRE Combustors


C. Knowlen, T. Mundt,
M. Kurosaka

Probing PAH Formation from Cyclopentene Pyrolysis in a Single-Pulse Shock Tube


L. Carneiro Piton, A. Hamadi,
F. Cano, S. Abid, N. Chaumeix, A. Comandini



Reactions involved in the Heat Release and Pressure Wave Development during Autoignition of PRF/air Mixtures


H.C. Lee, P. Dai, Z. Chen

The Effect of Buoyancy on Flame Acceleration in Hydrogen-air Mixtures: Experiments in Horizontal and Vertical Tubes


E.V. Bezgodov, S.D. Pasyukov, A.A. Tarakanov, M.V. Nikiforov, Yu.F. Davletchin, V.A. Simonenko, I.A. Kirillov

Effects of Partial Mixing and Confinement on Characteristic Detonation Parameters and RDE Mode of Operation


S.C. Redhal, M. Chang, J.R. Burr, and K.H. Yu

Probing Pyrolytic PAH Chemistry in High-Repetition-rate Shock Tube Coupled to Synchrotron-based Double Imaging Photoelectron/ Photoion Coincidence Spectroscopy


F.E. Cano Ardila, S. Nagaraju, R.S. Tranter, S. Abid, A. Desclaux, A. Roque, N. Chaumeix, A. Comandini



Break and Work-In-Progress Posters Session III


Condensed Phase Detonation II

Chair: C. Chiquete

Shock Tube II

Chair: J. Herzler

Numerical Methods

Chair: F. Marra



Effect of Microstructure on Detonation Performance of the Insensitive High Explosive PBX 9502


S. Voelkel, E.K. Anderson,
M. Short, C. Chiquete,
S.I. Jackson

The Effect of Oxygenated Species on the Fuel-rich Oxidation of CH4 in the Context of Polygeneration: Extinction, CO-Concentration and Temperature Measurements


D. Nativel, J. Herzler, M. Fikri, C. Schulz

Reduced Order Modeling of 2-D Reaction-Diffusion System Based on POD-DEIM and k-means Clustering


E.A. Cutillo,G. Petito, K. Bizon, G. Continillo



Using a High Speed Hyperspectral Camera to Measure Gas Temperature And Concentration Profiles Resulting From Detonation of TNT


Gagnon, J.-P. (Boubanga-Tombet S.)

Ignition of Lubricating Oils using a Novel Spray Injection Technique in a Shock Tube


S.P. Cooper, E. Petersen

Numerical Method Based-cellular Automata for Heat Transfer with Application to the Self-Ignition of Energetic Materials


A. Violet, E. El-Tabach,
P. Gillard, M. William-Louis



Initiation of Sympathetic Detonation between two Separated PETN charges


D. Murray, A. Vashishtha,
D. Lenihan, D. Callaghan,
C. Nolan

Probing PAH Formation from Heptane Pyrolysis in a Single-pulse Shock Tube


A. Hamadi, F. Cano, L. Carneiro Piton, S. Abid, N. Chaumeix,
A. Comandini



18:15 – Banquet

Work in Progress Posters Session III

(275) Nitromethane Droplet Breakup and Combustion in a Detonation Environment
S. Briggs, N. Berube, D. Dyson, A. Arakelyan, S. Vasu

(277) Investigation of NH3–H2 mixtures in a plug-flow reactor
L. Ruwe, S. Schmitt, D. Zhu, B. Shu, K. Kohse- Höinghaus, A. Lucassen

(289) An Experimental Study of the Formation of CO During Ethanol Pyrolysis and Dry Reforming with CO2
O. Mathieu, C.M. Gregoire, S.P. Coooper, E. Petersen

(292) Spectroscopic CO and H2O Laser Absorption Measurements: Chemical Kinetics Investigation of Toluene Combustion in a Shock-Tube
C.M. Gregoire, S.P. Cooper, E. Petersen

(294) Experimental Investigation of High-Pressure Oxy-Syngas Combustion with High CO2 Dilution
S.P. Cooper, M. Turner, D. Mohr, O. Mathieu, E. Petersen

(278) A mathematical model for autoignition
J. Harris, C. Please, J. Ockendon

(286) A new generation kinetic model for pyrolytic soot formation
T.I. Viola, L. Carneiro Piton, A. Hamadi, N. Chaumeix, A. Comandini

(271) Probing Fuel-rich oxidation of 1,3-Butadiene at high-temperature using quantum-cascade-laser dual-comb spectroscopy
M. Geiser, R. Rahman, F. Arafin, R. Horvath, S. Vasu

(273) Detonation Tube Setup for Liquid Fuel Droplet in Detonation Wave Experiments
N. Berube, S. Briggs, S. Vasu, A. Arakelyan, D. Dyson


Friday, June 24th, 2022 (morning sessions)

Aula Magna (1st Floor)

Aula C (2nd Floor)

Aula D (2nd Floor)

Aula E (2nd Floor)


Energetic Materials II

Chair: J.C. Thomas

Detonation Boundary Interaction

Chair: G. Ciccarelli


Chair: C. Knowlen

Multiphase III

Chair: X. C. Mi



Hydrodynamic Characterization of the Aging Induced Performance Degradation of HMX-Based Explosive PBX 9404


S.I. Jackson, C. Chiquete,
E.K. Anderson

Influences of a Small Step on the Side Wall upon Detonation Propagation


Y. Seki, T. Honda, W. Kim,
T. Johzaki, T. Endo

Development of an Automatic-Calibrating Small-Scale Thrust Stand for Rotating Detonation Rocket Engines


A.R. Kotler, R.F. Burke,
T. Rezzag, K. Ahmed

Experimental Investigation of Reacting Fuel Droplets Interactions with Detonation Waves


D. Dyson, A. Arakelyan,
N. Berube, S. Briggs, J. Ramirez, E. Ninnemann, K. Thurmond,
G. Kim, W. Green, H.S. Udaykumar, S. Menon, S. Vasu



A Modeling of Metalized Solid Fuel Surface Combustion


H.S. Choi, S.Y. Han, J.J. Yoh

An Immersed-Boundary Projection Method for Studies of Detonation Waves Interacting with Thin Obstacles


X. Lu, H. Yu, C. Pantano,
E. Oran

Experimental Study of the Miniaturized Cylindrical Rotating Detonation Engine


K. Hattori, K. Ota, K. Ishihara, K. Goto, N. Itouyama, H. Watanabe, A. Kawasaki,
K. Matsuoka, J. Kasahara,
A. Matsuo, I. Funaki

Numerical Study of Multi-Dimensional Liquid-Fuel n-Dodecane/Air Detonations with Complex Chemistry


S.S. Dammati, Y. Kozak, A. Poludnenko



Laser Ignition of a Low-vulnerability RDX-based Propellant: Influence of the Atmosphere on Ignition and Combustion Properties


S. Delbarre, L. Courty, P. Gillard

Experiments of the Tri-arc Non-Circular Rotating Detonation Engine (RDE)


J.H. Lee, E.S. Lee, H.S. Han,
J.M. Kim, J.-Y. Choi

Investigation of Wave Velocity in a Hybrid Rotating Detonation Engine


M. Assad, O. Penyazkov,
I. Chernukho

Numerical Analysis on the Breakup of Dilute Water Spray in Gaseous Detonation


H. Watanabe, A. Matsuo,
A. Chinnayya, K. Matsuoka,
A. Kawasaki, J. Kasahara



Characterization of High Pressure Electrolytic Decomposition of Hydroxylammonium Nitrate Aqueous Solution using FTIR


M.H. Wu, K.I. Lao, Y.T. Chou

Investigation of Iso-propyl Nitrate as a Detonation Improver


R.A. Mousse, M.A. Burnett,
S. Abid, S. de Persis,
A. Comandini,
M.S. Wooldridge, N. Chaumeix

Wall Heat Flux Measurements behind a Shock Wave Generated by a Detonation


F. Virot, H. Quintens, B. Boust, J. Sotton, M. Bellenoue

Steady and Transient One-dimensional Simulations of Multiphase Dodecane/air Detonations


N.J. Tricard, A. Ghosh,
S.S. Dammati, A. Poludnenko, X. Zhao





Propulsion Application

Chair: G. Ribert


Chair: J. Kasahara



Baffled-Tube Ram Accelerator Operation with Methane-Air Propellant


C. Knowlen, B. Leege, J. Correy, C. Smith, A. Higgins

Numerical Simulation of the Effect of the Array-hole Injection and Cavity Combustor on the Rotating Detonation Engine Performance


X. He, J. Wang, X. Liu



Thermodynamic Analysis of Unsteady Propulsion Systems


R. Fievisohn, C. Stevens

Effect of preburn Inhomogeneities on the Detonation Velocity in a Rotating Detonation Rocket Engine


G. Vignat, D. Brouzet, M. Ihme



Operation Characteristics of a Disk-Type Rotating Detonation Engine


K. Ishii, K. Ohno, H. Kawana,
K. Kawasaki, A.K. Hayashi,
N. Tsuboi

Study of Fuel-Oxygen Mixing in a Rotating Detonation Engine Cold Analog


M. McLoughlin, S. Gray,
G. Ciccarelli



12:30 – Farewell Party