Mr Richard Pichler

  • Room: Level: 02 Room: D206
  • Building: Mechanical Engineering
  • Campus: Parkville

Biography

2015 - present - University of Melbourne: Research Fellow with Professor Richard Sandberg; Conducting and investigating Direct numerical and Large Eddy simulation of turbomachinery flows
2014-2015 - University of Southampton, United Kingdom: Research Fellow with Professor Richard Sandberg; Conducting and investigation Direct numerical and Large Eddy simulation of turbomachinery flows
2011-2014 - University of Southampton, United Kingdom: PhD with Professor Richard Sandberg: Eddy resolving simulations of Turbomachinery Flows
2005-2011 -  Technische Universitaet Wien (Vienna) - Diploma Program - Mechanical Engineering with major in simulation and modelling

Recent publications

  1. Pichler R, Sandberg R, Michelassi V. ASSESSMENT OF GRID RESOLUTION REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCURATE SIMULATION OF DISPARATE SCALES OF TURBULENT FLOW IN LOW-PRESSURE TURBINES. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2016, Vol. 2C-2016.
  2. Bechlars P, Pichler R, Sandberg R. Characterisation of the Turbulence-Separation-Bubble Interaction on Turbine Blades. 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC). Australasian Fluid Mechanics Society. 2016.
  3. Wheeler APS, Sandberg R, Sandham ND, Pichler R, Michelassi V, Laskowski G. Direct Numerical Simulations of a High-Pressure Turbine Vane. JOURNAL OF TURBOMACHINERY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME. ASME International. 2016, Vol. 138, Issue 7.
  4. Michelassi V, Chen L, Pichler R, Sandberg R, Bhaskaran R. High-fidelity simulations of low-pressure turbines: Effect of flow coefficient and reduced frequency on losses. Journal of Turbomachinery. ASME International. 2016, Vol. 138, Issue 11.
  5. Pichler R, Kopriva J, Laskowski G, Michelassi V, Sandberg R. HIGHLY RESOLVED LES OF A LINEAR HPT VANE CASCADE USING STRUCTURED AND UNSTRUCTURED CODES. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2016, Vol. 2C-2016.
  6. Pichler R, Sandberg R, Michelassi V, Bhaskaran R. Investigation of the Accuracy of RANS Models to Predict the Flow Through a Low-Pressure Turbine. JOURNAL OF TURBOMACHINERY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME. ASME International. 2016, Vol. 138, Issue 12.
  7. Sandberg R, Michelassi V, Pichler R, Chen L, Johnstone R. Compressible Direct Numerical Simulation of Low-Pressure Turbines-Part I: Methodology. JOURNAL OF TURBOMACHINERY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME. ASME International. 2015, Vol. 137, Issue 5.
  8. Michelassi V, Chen L-W, Pichler R, Sandberg R. Compressible Direct Numerical Simulation of Low-Pressure Turbines-Part II: Effect of Inflow Disturbances. JOURNAL OF TURBOMACHINERY-TRANSACTIONS OF THE ASME. ASME International. 2015, Vol. 137, Issue 7.
  9. Chen LW, Pichler R, Sandberg R. Compressible DNS of a low pressure turbine subjected to inlet disturbances. Direct and Large-Eddy Simulation IX. 2015, Vol. 20.
  10. Wheeler APS, Sandberg R, Sandham ND, Pichler R, Michelassi V, Laskowski G. DIRECT NUMERICAL SIMULATIONS OF A HIGH PRESSURE TURBINE VANE. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2015, Vol. 2A.
  11. Michelaßi V, Chen L, Pichler R, Sandberg R, Bhaskaran R. High-fidelity simulations of low-preßure turbines: Effect of flow coefficient and reduced frequency on loßes. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo. 2015, Vol. 2C.
  12. Pichler R, Sandberg R, Michelassi V, Bhaskaran R. INVESTIGATION OF THE ACCURACY OF RANS MODELS TO PREDICT THE FLOW THROUGH A LOW-PRESSURE TURBINE. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2015, Vol. 2B.
  13. Sandberg R, Pichler R, Chen L, Johnstone R, Michelassi V. COMPRESSIBLE DIRECT NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF LOW-PRESSURE TURBINES: PART I - METHODOLOGY. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2014.
  14. Michelassi V, Chen L-W, Pichler R, Sandberg R. COMPRESSIBLE DIRECT NUMERICAL SIMULATION OF LOW-PRESSURE TURBINES: PART II - EFFECT OF INFLOW DISTURBANCES. ASME Turbo Expo: Turbine Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME International. 2014.
  15. Matzgeller R, Pichler R. Modeling of discrete tip injection in a two-dimensional streamline curvature method. Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo. 2012, Vol. 8, Issue PARTS A, B, AND C.

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