EDL Home Page Explosion Dynamics Laboratory

Articles - Journals

  • 1 (PDF) K. Ando, T. Sanada, K. Inaba, J. S. Damazo, J. E. Shepherd, T. Colonius, and C. E. Brennen.
    Shock propagation through a bubbly liquid in a deformable tube.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 671:339-363, 2011.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112010005707.
  • 2 (PDF) M. Arienti and J.E. Shepherd.
    A numerical study of detonation diffraction.
    J. Fluid Mech., 529:117 - 146, 2005.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112005003319).
  • 3 (PDF) Marco Arienti, Patrick Hung, Eric Morano, and Joseph E. Shepherd.
    A level set approach to Eulerian-Lagrangian coupling.
    Journal of Computational Physics, 185:213-251, 2003.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0021-9991(02)00055-4 ).
  • 4 (PDF) JM Austin and JE Shepherd.
    Detonation in hydrocarbon fuel blends.
    Combustion and Flame, 132(1-2):73-90, 2003.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0010-2180(02)00422-4).
  • 5 (PDF) S. P. M. Bane, R. Mevel, S. Coronel, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Flame burning speeds and combustion characteristics of undiluted and nitrogen diluted hydrogen-nitrous oxide mixtures.
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 36:10107-10116, 2011.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2011.04.232.
  • 6 (PDF) S. P. M. Bane, J. E. Shepherd, E. Kwon, and A. C. Day.
    Statistical analysis of electrostatic spark ignition of lean H$_2$/O$_2$/Ar mixtures.
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 36:2344-2350, 2011.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2010.05.082.
  • 7 (PDF) S. P. M. Bane, J. Ziegler, S. Coronel, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Experimental investigation of spark ignition energy in kerosene, hexane, and hydrogen.
    Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industry, 26(2):290-294, 2013.
    Preprint, available on line 3 April 2011. see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jlp.2011.03.007.
  • 8 (PDF) S.P.M. Bane, J.L. Zeigler, and J.E. Shepherd.
    Investigation of the effect of electrode geometry on spark ignition.
    Combust. Flame, 162:462-469, 2015.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2014.07.017.
  • 9 (PDF) W.M. Beltman, E. Burcsu, J.E. Shepherd, and L. Zuhal.
    The structural response of cylindrical shells to internal shock loading.
    Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 121(3):315-322, 1999.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.2883709).
  • 10 (PDF) W.M. Beltman and J.E. Shepherd.
    Linear elastic response of tubes to internal detonation loading.
    Journal of Sound and Vibration, 252(4):617-655, 2002.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1006/jsvi.2001.4039).
  • 11 (PDF) N. P. Bitter and J. E. Shepherd.
    Detonation and transition to detonation in partially water-filled pipes.
    Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 135(3):031203, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4023429.
  • 12 (PDF) N. P. Bitter and J. E. Shepherd.
    A simple model for axial loading in a cylindrical pipe with internal shock loading.
    Journal of Applied Mechanics, 81(3):034505, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4023429.
  • 13 (PDF) N. P. Bitter and J. E. Shepherd.
    Stability of highly-cooled hypervelocity boundary layers.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 778:586-620, 2015.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.358.
  • 14 (PDF) P. A. Boettcher, R. Mével, V. Thomas, and J. E. Shepherd.
    The effect of heating rates on low temperature hexane air combustion.
    Fuel, 96:392-403, 2012.
    Preprint, see journal for final version: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2011.12.044 Supplemental material: Note on refitting thermodynamic data; Cantera format thermodynamic data.
  • 15 (PDF) P.A. Boettcher, S. K. Menon, B.L. Ventura, G. Blanquart, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Cyclic flame propagation in premixed combustion.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 735:176-202, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2013.495.
  • 16 (PDF) A. M. Capece, J. E. Polk, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Decoupling the thermal and plasma effects on the operation of a xenon hollow cathode.
    IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, 43(9):3249-3255, 2015.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1109/TPS.2015.2465845.
  • 17 (PDF) T.-W. Chao and J. E. Shepherd.
    Comparison of fracture response of preflawed tubes under internal static and detonation loading.
    Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 126(3):345-353, August 2004.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.1767861).
  • 18 (PDF) T.-W. Chao and J. E. Shepherd.
    Fracture response of externally flawed aluminum cylindrical shells under internal gaseous detonation loading.
    International Journal of Fracture, 134(1):59-90, July 2005.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10704-005-5462-x.
  • 19 (PDF) K. Chatelain, R. Mével, S. Menon, G. Blanquart, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Ignition and chemical kinetics of acrolein-oxygen mixtures behind reflected shock waves.
    Fuel, 135:498-508, 2014.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2014.07.004.
  • 20 (PDF) M. Cooper, S. I. Jackson, J. M. Austin, E. Wintenberger, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Direct experimental impulse measurements for detonations and deflagrations.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 18(5):1033-1041, 2002.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/2.6052).
  • 21 (PDF) M. Cooper and J. E. Shepherd.
    Effect of porous thrust surfaces on detonation transition and detonation tube impulse.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 20(5):811-819, 2004.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.4999).
  • 22 (PDF) M. Cooper and J. E. Shepherd.
    Detonation tube impulse in sub-atmospheric environments.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 22(4):845-851, 2006.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.16979).
  • 23 (PDF) M. Cooper and J. E. Shepherd.
    Single-cycle impulse from detonation tubes with nozzles.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 24(1):81-87, 2008.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.30192).
  • 24 (PDF) M. Cooper, J. E. Shepherd, and F. Schauer.
    Impulse correlation for partially-filled tubes.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 20(5):947-950, 2004.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.4997).
  • 25 (PDF) C.A. Eckett, J.J. Quirk, and J.E. Shepherd.
    The role of unsteadiness in direct initiation of gaseous detonation.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 421:147-183, 2000.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112000001555).
  • 26 (PDF) S. Gallier, F. Le Palud, F. Pintgen, R. Mével, and J.E. Shepherd.
    Detonation wave diffraction in h2-o2-ar mixtures.
    Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 36(2):2781-2789, 2017.
    Final version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j_proci.2016.06.090.
  • 27 (PDF) K. Inaba and J. E. Shepherd.
    Flexural waves in fluid-filled tubes subject to axial impact.
    Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 132(2):021302, April 2010.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.4000510.
  • 28 (PDF) S. I. Jackson, J. M. Austin, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Planar detonation initiation in large-aspect-ratio channels.
    AIAA Journal, 44(10):2422-2425, 2006.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.21581.
  • 29 (PDF) S. I. Jackson, B. J. Lee, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Combustion and Flame, 167:24-38, 2016.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2016.02.030.
  • 30 (PDF) S. I. Jackson and J. E. Shepherd.
    A toroidal imploding detonation wave initiator for pulse detonation engines.
    AIAA Journal, 45(1):257-270, 2007.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.24662.
  • 31 (PDF) S. I. Jackson and J. E. Shepherd.
    Detonation initiation in a tube via imploding torodial shock waves.
    AIAA Journal, 46(9):2357-2367, 2008.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.35569.
  • 32 (PDF) J.S. Jewell, N.J. Parziale, I.A. Leyva, and J.E. Shepherd.
    Effects of shock-tube cleanliness on hypersonic boundary layer transition at high enthalpy.
    AIAA Journal, 55(1):332-338, January 2017.
    Final version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.J054897.
  • 33 (PDF) J. Karnesky, J. S. Damazo, K. Chow-Yee, A. Rusinek, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Plastic deformation due to reflected detonation.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 50(1):97-110, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2012.09.003.
  • 34 (PDF) J. Kasahara, Z. Liang, S.T. Browne, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Impulse generation by an open shock tube.
    AIAA Journal, 46(7):1593-1603, 2008.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.27467.
  • 35 (PDF) R. Knystautas, J.H.S. Lee, J. E. Shepherd, and A. Teodorczyk.
    Flame acceleration and transition to detonation in benzene-air mixtures.
    Combustion and Flame, 115:424-436, 1998.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0010-2180(98)00014-5).
  • 36 (PDF) D. Lieberman and J. E. Shepherd.
    Detonation interaction with a diffuse interface and subsequent chemical reaction.
    Shock Waves, 16(6):421-430, 2007.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00193-007-0080-3.
  • 37 (PDF) D. Lieberman and J. E. Shepherd.
    Detonation interaction with an interface.
    Physics of Fluids, 19:096101, 2007.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.2768903.
  • 38 (PDF) J. Melguizo-Gavilanes, L. Boeck, R. Mével, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Hot surface ignition of stoichiometric hydrogen-air mixtures.
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2016.
    In Press. Preprint available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2016.05.095.
  • 39 (PDF) J. Melguizo-Gavilanes, R. Mével, S. Coronel, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Effects of differential diffusion on hot surface ignition of stoichiometric hydrogen-air.
    Proceedings of the Combustion Institute, 36(1):1155-1163, 2017.
    Final version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.proci.2016.06.120.
  • 40 (PDF) J. Melguizo-Gavilanes, R. Mével, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Dynamics of ignition of stoichiometric hydrogen-air mixtures by moving heated particles.
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 2016.
    In Press. Preprint available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2016.05.206.
  • 41 (PDF) J. Melguizo-Gavilanes, A. Nové-Josserand, S. Coronel, R. Mével, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Hot surface ignition of n-hexane mixtures using simplified kinetics.
    Combustion Science and Technology, 188(11-12):2060-2076, 2016.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00102202.2016.1212577.
  • 42 (PDF) R. Mével, P. A. Boettcher, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Absorption cross section at 3.39 $\mu$m of alkanes, aromatics and substituted hydrocarbons.
    Chemical Physics Letters, 531:22-27, 2012.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cplett.2012.01.069.
  • 43 (PDF) R. Mével, K. Chatelain, P.A. Boettcher, G. Dayma, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Low temperature oxidation of n-hexane in a flow reactor.
    Fuel, 126:282-293, 2014.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.fuel.2014.02.072.
  • 44 (PDF) R. Mével, D. Davidenko, J. M. Austin, F. Pintgen, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Application of a laser induced fluorescence model to the numerical simulation of detonation waves in hydrogen–oxygen–diluent mixture.
    International J of Hydrogen Energy, 30:6044-6060, 2014.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijhydene.2014.01.182 Supplemental Material.
  • 45 (PDF) R. Mével, D. Davidenko, F. Lafosse, N. Chaumiex, G. Dupré, C.-E. Paillard, and J.E. Shepherd.
    Detonation in hydrogen-nitrous oxide-diluent mixtures: An experimental and numerical study.
    Combust. Flame, 162:1638-1649, 2015.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2014.1.026.
  • 46 (PDF) R. Mével, U. Niedzielska, J. Melguizo-Gavilanes, S. Coronel, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Chemical kinetics of n-hexane-air atmospheres in the boundary layer of a moving hot sphere.
    Combustion Science and Technology, 188(11-12):2267-2283, 2016.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00102202.2016.1211886.
  • 47 (PDF) J.R. Simões Moreira and J.E. Shepherd.
    Evaporation waves in superheated dodecane.
    J. Fluid Mech., pages 63-86, 1998.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S0022112098003796).
  • 48 (PDF) N Parziale, J. E. Shepherd, and H. G. Hornung.
    Observations of hypervelocity boundary layer instability.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 781:87-112, 2015.
    Available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.489.
  • 49 (PDF) N. J. Parziale, J. Rabinowitz, G. Blanquart, H. G. Hornung, and J. E. Shepherd.
    A proposed vertical expansion tunnel.
    AIAA J., 51(12):2792-2799, 2013.
    preprint, accepted for publication, AIAA J., June 16, 2013. http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.J052389.
  • 50 (PDF) N. J. Parziale, J. E. Shepherd, and H. G. Hornung.
    Differential interferometric measurement of instability in a hypervelocity boundary layer.
    AIAA J, 51(3):750-754, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.J052013.
  • 51 (PDF) N. J. Parziale, J. E. Shepherd, and H. G. Hornung.
    Free-stream density perturbations in a reflected-shock tunnel.
    Exp Fluids, 55(2):1665, 2014.
    http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-014-1665-0.
  • 52 (PDF) L.E. Perotti, R. Deiterding, K. Inaba, J.E. Shepherd, and M. Ortiz.
    Elastic response of water-filled fiber composite tubes under shock wave loading.
    International Journal of Solids and Structures, 50(3–4):473-486, 2013.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijsolstr.2012.10.015.
  • 53 (PDF) U.J. Pfahl, M.C. Ross, J.E. Shepherd, K.O. Pasamehmetoglu, and C. Ural.
    Flammability limits, ignition energy, and flame speeds in H$_2$-N$_2$O-CH$_4$-NH$_3$-O$_2$-N$_2$ mixtures.
    Combustion and Flame, 123:440, 2000.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0010-2180(00)00152-8).
  • 54 (PDF) F Pintgen, CA Eckett, JM Austin, and JE Shepherd.
    Direct observations of reaction zone structure in propagating detonations.
    Combustion and Flame, 133(3):211-229, 2003.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S0010-2180(02)00458-3).
  • 55 (PDF) F. Pintgen and J. E. Shepherd.
    Stereoscopic imaging of transverse detonations in diffraction.
    Journal of Flow Visualization and Imaging Processing, 14(1):121-142, 2007.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1615/JFlowVisImageProc.v14.i1.80.
  • 56 (PDF) F Pintgen and J E Shepherd.
    Detonation diffraction in gases.
    Combustion and Flame, 156(3):665-677, 2009.
    (Preprint, see journal for final version. Online version at http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.combustflame.2008.09.008).
  • 57 (PDF) George B. Rawls, Jr., F. Coyne Prenger, J. E. Shepherd, and Zhe Liang.
    Pressure integrity of 3013 container under postulated accident conditions.
    Journal of Nuclear Materials Management, XXXVIII(3):43-53, 2010.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://www.inmm.org/Journal_of_Nuclear_Materials_Management/3341.htm.
  • 58 (PDF) S. Sanderson, J.Austin, Z. Liang, F. Pintgen, J. E. Shepherd, and H. Hornung.
    Reactant jetting in unstable detonation.
    Progress in Aerospace Sciences, 46(2-3):116-131, 2010.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.paerosci.2009.11.002.
  • 59 (PDF) B. E. Schmidt, N.P. Bitter, H.G. Hornung, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Injection into supersonic boundary layers.
    AIAA J, 54(1):161-173, 2016.
    Preprint, for publishsed version see http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.J054123.
  • 60 (PDF) B. E. Schmidt and J. E. Shepherd.
    Analysis of focused laser differential interferometry.
    Applied Optics, 54(28):8459-8472, 2015.
    Preprint, published version available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1364/AO.54.008459.
  • 61 (PDF) B. E. Schmidt and J. E. Shepherd.
    Oscillations in cylinder wakes at mach 4.
    Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 785:R3, December 2015.
    Rapid communcation, available at http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.668.
  • 62 (PDF) J. E. Shepherd.
    Structural response of piping to internal gas detonation.
    Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology, 131(3):031204, 2009.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1115/1.3089497.
  • 63 (PDF) J. E. Shepherd and F. Perez.
    Kerosene lamps and cook stoves: the hazards of gasoline contamination.
    Fire Safety Journal, 43(3):171-179, 2008.
    Preprint, see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.firesaf.2007.08.001.
  • 64 (PDF) E. Wintenberger, J. M. Austin, M. Cooper, S. Jackson, and J. E. Shepherd.
    An analytical model for the impulse of a single-cycle pulse detonation tube.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 19(1):22-38, 2003.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/2.6099) See also the erratum (JPP 20(4) 765-767, 2004) and responses to comments by Heiser and Pratt (JPP 20(1) 189-191, 2004) and also Radulescu and Hanson (JPP 20(5), 957-959, 2004).
  • 65 (PDF) E. Wintenberger, J. M. Austin, M. Cooper, S. Jackson, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Erratum for 'analytical model for the impulse of single-cycle pulse detonation tube'.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 20(4):765-767, 2004.
    (preprint, see final version at http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.9442).
  • 66 (PDF) E. Wintenberger, J. M. Austin, M. Cooper, S. Jackson, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Reply to 'comment on analytical model for the impulse of single-cycle pulse detonation tube' by Heiser and Pratt.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 20(1):189-191, 2004.
    (Preprint, see final version at http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.B4304R2).
  • 67 (PDF) E. Wintenberger, M. Cooper, F. Pintgen, and J. E. Shepherd.
    Reply to 'comment on analytical model for the impulse of single-cycle pulse detonation tube' by Radulescu and Hanson.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 20(5):957-959, 2004.
    (Preprint, see final version at http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.9441).
  • 68 (PDF) E. Wintenberger and J. E. Shepherd.
    Introduction to "To the Question of Energy Use of Detonation Combustion" by Ya. B. Zel'dovich.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 22(3):586-587, 2006.
    (Translation of article originally published in Russian in Zhurnal Tekhnicheskoi Fiziki (Journal of Technical Physics) 10 (17), 1940 pp. 1453-1461. Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.B4997TC and http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.22705).
  • 69 (PDF) E. Wintenberger and J. E. Shepherd.
    A model for the performance of air-breathing pulse detonation engines.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 22(3):593-603, 2006.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.5792).
  • 70 (PDF) E. Wintenberger and J. E. Shepherd.
    The stagnation hugoniot analysis for steady combustion waves in propulsion systems.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 22(4):835-844, 2006.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.12779).
  • 71 (PDF) E. Wintenberger and J. E. Shepherd.
    Thermodynamic cycle analysis of propagating detonations.
    Journal of Propulsion and Power, 22(3):694-698, 2006.
    (Preprint - see journal for final version http://dx.doi.org/10.2514/1.12775).
  • 72 (PDF) J. L. Ziegler, R. Deiterding, J. E. Shepherd, and D. I. Pullin.
    An adaptive high-order hybrid scheme for compressive, viscous flows with detailed chemistry.
    Journal of Computational Physics, 230:7598-7630, 2011.
    Preprint, see journal for final version. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2011.06.016.


  • Copyright © 1993-2016 California Institute of Technology, Joe Shepherd