Dr Charitha   de Silva
Lecturer

Dr Charitha de Silva

Engineering
Sch: Mech & Manufacturing Eng

Dr Charitha de Silva is a lecturer in the School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering at the University of New South Wales. His particular areas of research expertise are in wall-bounded flows, turbulent structure,  microfluidics/biofluids and advanced flow diagnostics (particle image velocimetry).  He is a member of the  Flow Noise Group and the Vision Fluid Dynamics Research groups in the School.

Research Interests

  • Turbulent flows: understanding the physics of fluid flow 
  • Advanced  flow diagnostics
  • Flow control
  • Microfluidics / Lab-on-chip devices / Biofluids

Research Appointments

  • The University of New South Wales, Lecturer, 2019-current
  • The University of Melbourne, Research Fellow, 2015-2018

Qualifications

  • Doctor of Philosophy (2014): The University of Melbourne. 
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) (2009): The University of Melbourne. First-class honours

Research Collaboration

Dr de Silva collaborates with a number of active researchers from the University of Melbourne (Melbourne Fluids Group), University of Sydney, University of Adelaide and RMIT. Internationally he has joint research projects and/or publications with leading world-class experts in fluid dynamics and multiple institutions from Germany, Netherlands, USA, Norway, and England.

Postgraduate Scholarship Opportunities 

Research positions are available with Dr de Silva for Masters and PhD students in the areas of turbulent flow measurements, advanced flow diagnostics, and microfluidics.  Click here for further details. UNSW Sydney offers a number of prestigious scholarship schemes to international and domestic research candidates.  Please complete this self-assessment tool and if you are assessed as "likely to be competitive for a scholarship" please send Dr de Silva the results of the self-assessment tool along with your CV, a copy of your academic transcripts and results of an English language test if required.

 

 

Phone
+61 2 93855344
Location
Ainsworth Building J17 Level 3, Room 311H UNSW, Kensington Campus Sydney NSW 2052 AUSTRALIA

Publications

  • Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; de Silva C; Bhattacharjee S; Stone H; Doolan C; Chughtai AA; MacIntyre CR, 2021, 'Droplets and Aerosols Generated by Singing and the Risk of Coronavirus Disease 2019 for Choirs', Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America, vol. 72, pp. e639 - e641, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciaa1241
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Yue Y; Wang S; Bahl P; de Silva C; Shen Y, 2021, 'Experimental investigation of spout incoherence in a spouted bed', Chemical Engineering Journal, vol. 418, pp. 129320 - 129320, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cej.2021.129320
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bhattacharjee S; Bahl P; De Silva C; Doolan C; Chughtai AA; Heslop D; Macintyre CR, 2021, 'Experimental Evidence for the Optimal Design of a High-Performing Cloth Mask', ACS Biomaterials Science and Engineering, vol. 7, pp. 2791 - 2802, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acsbiomaterials.1c00368
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Xie JH; De Silva C; Baidya R; Yang XIA; Hu R, 2021, 'Third-order structure function in the logarithmic layer of boundary-layer turbulence', Physical Review Fluids, vol. 6, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevFluids.6.074602
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Yang J; Rao L; Zhang Y; de Silva C; Kook S, 2021, 'Flame image velocimetry analysis of reacting jet flow fields with a variation of injection pressure in a small-bore diesel engine', International Journal of Engine Research, vol. 22, pp. 2968 - 2981, http://dx.doi.org/10.1177/1468087420960616
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Heisel M; De Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Guala M, 2021, 'Prograde vortices, internal shear layers and the Taylor microscale in high-Reynolds-number turbulent boundary layers', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 920, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2021.478
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Ding Y; Zhang T; Geyer TF; De Silva CM; Doolan CJ; Moreau DJ, 2021, 'Experimental Investigation of the Flow Characteristics and Noise Generation at the Wing-Wall Junction', Journal of Aerospace Engineering, vol. 34, pp. 04021054 - 04021054, http://dx.doi.org/10.1061/(ASCE)AS.1943-5525.0001303
    Journal articles | 2021
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Hearst RJ; De Silva CM; Dogan E; Ganapathisubramani B, 2021, 'Uniform-momentum zones in a turbulent boundary layer subjected to freestream turbulence', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 915, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2021.102
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; Doolan C; de Silva C; Chughtai AA; Bourouiba L; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Airborne or droplet precautions for health workers treating COVID-19?', J Infect Dis, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa189
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; de Silva CM; Chughtai AA; MacIntyre CR; Doolan C, 2020, 'An experimental framework to capture the flow dynamics of droplets expelled by a sneeze', Experiments in Fluids, vol. 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-020-03008-3
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; Bhattacharjee S; De Silva C; Chughtai AA; Doolan C; Macintyre CR, 2020, 'Face coverings and mask to minimise droplet dispersion and aerosolisation: A video case study', Thorax, vol. 75, pp. 1024 - 1025, http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/thoraxjnl-2020-215748
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Akbaridoust F; De Silva CM; Szydzik C; Mitchell A; Marusic I; Nesbitt WS, 2020, 'Experimental fluid dynamics characterization of a novel micropump-mixer', Biomicrofluidics, vol. 14, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/5.0012240
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Manovski P; Jones MB; Henbest SM; Xue Y; Giacobello M; de Silva C, 2020, 'Boundary layer measurements over a body of revolution using long-distance particle image velocimetry', Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow, vol. 83, pp. 108591 - 108591
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Gunasekera S; Ng O; Thomas S; Varcoe R; de Silva C; Barber T, 2020, 'Tomographic PIV analysis of physiological flow conditions in a patient-specific arteriovenous fistula', Experiments in Fluids, vol. 61, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-020-03085-4
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Yue Y; Wang S; Bahl P; De Silva C; Shen Y, 2020, 'Experimental Investigation of Spout Deflection in a Rectangular Spouted Bed by the PIV Method', Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 59, pp. 13810 - 13819, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.iecr.0c02060
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Heisel M; De Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Guala M, 2020, 'On the mixing length eddies and logarithmic mean velocity profile in wall turbulence', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 887, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2020.23
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Eich F; De Silva CM; Marusic I; Kähler CJ, 2020, 'Towards an improved spatial representation of a boundary layer from the attached eddy model', Physical Review Fluids, vol. 5, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.034601
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Chen X; Bahl P; De Silva C; Heslop D; Doolan C; Lim S; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Systematic Review and Evaluation of Mathematical Attack Models of Human Inhalational Anthrax for Supporting Public Health Decision Making and Response', Prehospital and Disaster Medicine, vol. 35, pp. 412 - 419, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/S1049023X20000734
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; Doolan C; de Silva C; Chughtai AA; Bourouiba L; MacIntyre CR, 2020, 'Airborne or droplet precautions for health workers treating COVID-19?', Journal of Infectious Diseases, http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/infdis/jiaa189
    Journal articles | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Chandran D; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2020, 'Periodicity of large-scale coherence in turbulent boundary layers', Int. J. Heat Fluid Flow, vol. 83, pp. 108575 - 108575
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    MacIntyre CR; Das A; Chen X; de Silva C; Doolan C, 2019, 'Evidence of long-distance aerial convection of variola virus and implications for disease control', Viruses, vol. 12, pp. 33 - 33, http://dx.doi.org/10.3390/v12010033
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Li M; De Silva CM; Rouhi A; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2019, 'Recovery of wall-shear stress to equilibrium flow conditions after a rough-to-smooth step change in turbulent boundary layers', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 872, pp. 472 - 491, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2019.351
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Szydzik C; Brazilek RJ; Akbaridoust F; De Silva C; Moon M; Marusic I; Ooi ASH; Nandurkar HH; Hamilton JR; Mitchell A; Nesbitt WS, 2019, 'Active micropump-mixer for rapid antiplatelet drug screening in whole blood', Analytical Chemistry, vol. 91, pp. 10830 - 10839, http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/acs.analchem.9b02486
    Journal articles | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    MacIntyre CR; Doolan C; De SIlva C, 2019, 'The explosion at Vector: hoping for the best while preparing for the worst', Global Biosecurity, vol. 1, pp. 91 - 91, http://dx.doi.org/10.31646/gbio.41
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Kevin K; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Large coherence of spanwise velocity in turbulent boundary layers', Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 847, pp. 161–185 - 161–185, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2018.320
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Grayson K; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Impact of mismatched and misaligned laser light sheet profiles on PIV performance', Exp. Fluids, vol. 59, pp. 2 - 2, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-017-2453-4
    Journal articles | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Grayson K; Scharnowski S; Kähler CJ; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Towards fully-resolved PIV measurements in high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layers with DSLR cameras', J Vis., vol. 21, pp. 1 - 11, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s12650-017-0465-z
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Grayson K; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2017, 'Beam stability and warm-up effects of Nd:YAG lasers used in Particle Image Velocimetry', Meas. Sci. Tech., vol. 28, pp. 065301 - 065301, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/1361-6501/aa6ad7
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Krug D; Lohse D; Marusic I, 2017, 'Universality of the energy-containing structures in wall-bounded turbulence', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 823, pp. 498 - 510, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2017.315
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Philip J; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2017, 'Interfaces of uniform momentum zones in turbulent boundary layers', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 820, pp. 451–478 - 451–478, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2017.197
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Krug D; Yang XIA; de Silva CM; Ostilla-Mónico R; Verzicco R; Marusic I; Lohse D, 2017, 'Statistics of turbulence in the energy-containing range of Taylor Couette compared to canonical wall-bounded flows', J. Fluid Mech, vol. 830, pp. 797–819 - 797–819, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2017.625
    Journal articles | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Scharnowski S; Grayson K; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Kähler CJ, 2017, 'Generalization of the PIV loss-of-correlation formula introduced by Keane and Adrian', Exp. Fluids, vol. 58, pp. 150 - 150, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-017-2431-x
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2016, 'Uniform momentum zones in turbulent boundary layers', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 786, pp. 309 - 331, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.672
    Journal articles | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Woodcock JD; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2016, 'Influence of spatial exclusion on the statistical behavior of attached eddies', Phys. Rev. Fluids, vol. 1, pp. 022401 - 022401, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevFluids.1.022401
    Journal articles | 2015
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Marusic I; Woodcock JD; Meneveau C, 2015, 'Scaling of second-and higher-order structure functions in turbulent boundary layers', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 769, pp. 654 - 686, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.122
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Philip J; Meneveau C; de Silva CM; Marusic I, 2014, 'Multiscale analysis of fluxes at the turbulent/non-turbulent interface in high Reynolds number boundary layers', Phys. Fluids, vol. 26, pp. 015105 - 015105, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4861066
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Chauhan K; Philip J; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2014, 'The Turbulent/Non-turbulent Interface and Entrainment in a Boundary Layer', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 742, pp. 119 - 151, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2013.641
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Gnanamanickam EP; Atkinson C; Buchmann NA; Hutchins N; Soria J; Marusic I, 2014, 'High spatial range velocity measurements in a high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layer', Phys. Fluids, vol. 26, pp. 025117 - 025117, http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4866458
    Journal articles | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Kwon JP; Philip J; de Silva CM; Hutchins N, 2014, 'The quiescent core of turbulent channel flow', J. Fluid Mech., vol. 751, pp. 228 - 254, http://dx.doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2014.295
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Baidya R; Marusic I, 2013, 'Enhancing Tomo-PIV reconstruction quality by reducing ghost particles', Meas. Sci. Tech., vol. 24, http://dx.doi.org/10.1088/0957-0233/24/2/024010
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Philip J; Chauhan K; Meneveau C; Marusic I, 2013, 'Multiscale Geometry and Scaling of the Turbulent-Nonturbulent Interface in High Reynolds Number Boundary Layers', Phys. Rev. Lett., vol. 111, pp. 044501 - 044501, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.044501
    Journal articles | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Philip J; Marusic I, 2013, 'Minimization of divergence error in volumetric velocity measurements and implications for turbulence statistics', Experiments in Fluids, vol. 54, pp. 1 - 17, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-013-1557-8
    Journal articles | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Baidya R; Khashehchi M; Marusic I, 2012, 'Assessment of tomographic PIV in wall-bounded turbulence using direct numerical simulation data', Exp. Fluids, vol. 52, pp. 425 - 440, http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00348-011-1227-7
    Journal articles | 2011
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Azmi MN; Christie T; Abou-Saba E; Ooi A, 2011, 'Computational flow modelling of Formula-SAE sidepods for optimum radiator heat management', J. Eng. Sci. Technol., vol. 6, pp. 94 - 108
  • Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Ding Y; Moreau D; de Silva C; Doolan C, 2020, 'Experimental Investigation of the Mean Pressure Field at Airfoil-Wall Junctions', in Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/06827a7
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; de Silva CM; MacIntyre CR; Chughtai AA; Doolan C, 2020, 'An experimental framework to capture droplets expelled during various respiratory exhalations.', in Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/81fe65c
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Manovski P; Gulotta P; Giacobello M; de Silva C; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2020, 'High-Speed PIV Measurements of a Turbulent Boundary Layer at 80 kHz', in Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/58eab30
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Yang J; Rao L; de Silva C; Kook S, 2020, 'Flow field analysis of the flame-swirl interaction region in an optical small-bore diesel engine', in Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, The University of Queensland, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/8289430
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Gunasekera S; Ng O; Thomas S; Varcoe R; de C; Barber T, 2020, 'A numerical investigation of a stented arteriovenous fistula', in Proceedings of the 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, The University of Queensland, Brisbane, Australia,, presented at 22nd Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference AFMC2020, Brisbane, Australia,, 07 December 2020 - 10 December 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.14264/160df47
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Bahl P; de Silva C; MacIntyre CR; Bhattacharjee S; Chughtai AA; Doolan C, 2020, 'Video: Respiratory droplets and aerosols: capturing their dynamics to understand its implications on infection transmission', in 73th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Gallery of Fluid Motion, American Physical Society, presented at 73th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, 22 November 2020 - 24 November 2020, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/aps.dfd.2020.gfm.v0044
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Buchmann NA; Atkinson C; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Soria J, 2020, 'Experimental investigation of the near and far field structure of high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layers', in ETC 2013 - 14th European Turbulence Conference
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Yang J; Rao L; Zhang Y; de Silva CM; Kook S, 2020, 'Flame image velocimetry for in-flame flow field analysis in an optically accessible diesel engine', in Australian Combustion Symposium 2019, Adelaide, presented at Australian Combustion Symposium 2019, Adelaide, 01 December 2020
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Buchmann NA; Atkinson C; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Soria J, 2020, 'Experimental investigation of the near and far field structure of high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layers', in ETC 2013 - 14th European Turbulence Conference
    Conference Papers | 2020
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Heisel M; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Hong J; Coletti F; Guala M, 2020, 'The active role of streamwise velocity organization in near-surface turbulent phenomena', in 100th American Meteorological Society Boston 2020
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Mogeng ML; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2019, 'Experimental study of a turbulent boundary layer with a rough-to-smooth change in surface conditions at high Reynolds numbers', in Proc. 11th Int. Symp. Turb. Shear Flow Phenom., Southampton, UK, presented at Eleventh International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP11), Southampton, UK, 30 July 2019 - 02 August 2019
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Li M; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2019, 'Experimental study of a high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layer evolving over a rough-to-smooth change in surface condition', in 11th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena, TSFP 2019, Southampton, UK, presented at 11th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP11), Southampton, UK, 30 July 2019
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wangsawijaya DD; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2019, 'The instantaneous structure of turbulent boundary layers over surfaces with spanwise heterogeneity', in Proc. 11th Int. Symp. Turb. Shear Flow Phenom., Southampton, UK, presented at Eleventh International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP11), Southampton, UK, 30 July 2019 - 02 August 2019, http://www.tsfp-conference.org/proceedings/2019/82.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Szydzik C; Brazilek RJ; Akbaridoust F; de Silva C; Moon M; Marusic I; Ooi ASH; Nandurkar HH; Hamilton JR; Mitchell A; Nesbitt WS, 2019, 'Towards An Active Micropump-mixer for Rapid Anti-platelet Drug Screening in Whole Blood', in Micro and Nano Materials, Devices, and Applications 2019, Melbourne, Australia, presented at ANZCOP, Melbourne, Australia, 08 December 2019 - 12 December 2019
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Gunasekera S; Ng O; Thomas S; Varcoe R; de Silva C; Barber T, 2019, 'Flow analysis in a patient-specific arteriovenous fistula', Melbourne, Australia, presented at Australian Biomedical Engineering Conference 2019 (ABEC 2019), Melbourne, Australia, 17 November 2019, https://search.informit.com.au/fullText;dn=981944656686807;res=IELENG
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Gunasekera S; Ng O; Thomas S; Varcoe R; de Silva C; Barber T, 2019, 'Towards 3D PIV measurements of a patient-specific arteriovenous fistula', in Alwahabi Z; Medwell P (ed.), 9th Australian Conference on Laser Diagnostics, Adelaide, Australia, presented at Australian Conference of Laser Diagnostics, Adelaide, Australia, 02 December 2019 - 04 December 2019, https://www.acld.org.au/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/9th_ACLD_proceedings.pdf
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Ruan Z; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2019, 'PIV experiments to examine the manipulation of large-scale structures using cross-flow jets in a turbulent boundary layer', in 72nd Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., Munich, Germany, presented at 13th International Symposium on Particle Image Velocimetry – ISPIV 2019 Munich, Germany, July 22-24, 2019, Munich, Germany, 22 July 2019 - 24 July 2019
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Ruan Z; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2019, 'PIV experiments to examine the manipulation of large-scale structures using cross-flow jets in a turbulent boundary layer', in 13th Int. Symp. Part. Image Vel.
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Heisel M; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Guala M, 2019, 'Universality of uniform momentum zones in high-Reynolds-number boundary layers', in 72nd Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Heisel M; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I; Hong J; Coletti F; Guala M, 2019, 'Organization and scaling behavior of turbulent structures in the atmospheric surface layer', in 100th AGU meeting, San Fransisco
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Li M; de Silva CM; Rouhi A; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2019, 'Towards modelling the downstream development of a turbulent boundary layer following a rough-to-smooth step change in surface condition', in 72nd Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wang Y; Baidya R; de Silva CM; Fu M; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2019, 'Turbulent Boundary Layer Response to Sinusoidal Spanwise Perturbation', in 72nd Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2019
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Brazilek RJ; Szydzik C; Akbaridoust F; de SCM; Knoerzer M; Marusic I; Hamilton JR; Mitchell A; Nandurkar HH; Nesbitt WS, 2019, 'A Hemodynamically Controlled Micropump/mixer Applied to Anti-platelet Drug Screening', in Proc. Int. Soc. Thromb. Haemo.
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Akbaridoust F; de Silva CM; Brazilek RJ; Chen X; Tovar-Lopez FJ; Poon E; Ooi A; Mitchell A; Nandurkar H; Nesbitt WS; Marusic I, 2018, 'Examining flow dynamics of platelet function in micro-contractions using micro-PIV', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Chandran D; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Periodicity of large-scale coherence in turbulent boundary layers', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Mogeng ML; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Rouhi A; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Recovery of a turbulent boundary layer following a rough-to-smooth step-change in the wall condition', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Chandran D; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Periodicity of large-scale coherence in turbulent boundary layers', in 21st Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wangsawijaya DD; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Secondary flow over surfaces with spanwise heterogeneity', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wangsawijaya DD; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Secondary flow over surfaces with spanwise heterogeneity', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Akbaridoust F; de Silva CM; Brazilek RJ; Chen X; Tovar-Lopez FJ; Poon E; Ooi A; Mitchell A; Nandurkar H; Nesbitt WS; Marusic I, 2018, 'Examining flow dynamics of platelet function in micro-contractions using micro-PIV', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Chandran D; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2018, 'Periodicity of large-scale coherence in turbulent boundary layers', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Mogeng ML; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Rouhi A; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Recovery of a turbulent boundary layer following a rough-to-smooth step-change in the wall condition', in Proceedings of the 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2018
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wangsawijaya D; De Silva C; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Turbulent boundary layers developing over spanwise heterogeneous surfaces', in Bulletin of the American Physical Society, American Physical Society
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Nugroho B; Baidya R; de Silva CM; Nurrohman MN; Yusim A; Prasetyo FA; Yusuf M; Suastika IK; Utama I; Ganapathisubramani B; Monty JP; Hutchins N, 2018, 'An assessment of skin-friction drag over a recently cleaned ship hull under steady cruising via in-situ laser based measurement', in ICMCF, Melbourne, Florida, United States
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Wangsawijaya DD; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Secondary Flow over Surfaces with Spanwise Heterogeneity', in 21st Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Mogeng ML; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Rouhi A; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2018, 'Recovery of a turbulent boundary layer following a rough-to-smooth step-change in the wall condition', in 21st Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2018
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Akbaridoust F; de Silva CM; Brazilek RJ; Chen X; Tovar-Lopez FJ; Poon E; Ooi A; Mitchell A; Nandurkar H; Nesbitt WS; Marusic I, 2018, 'Examining flow dynamics of platelet function in micro-contractions using micro-PIV', in 21st Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de Silva CM; Castillo L; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2017, 'The persistence of trip-induced spanwise periodicity in developing turbulent boundary layers', in Proc. 10th Int. Symp. Turbul. Shear Flow Phenom.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Hearst RJ; de Silva CM; Dogan E; Ganapathisubramani B, 2017, 'Instantaneous structure of a boundary layer subjected to free-stream turbulence', in 70th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Grayson K; and Scharnowski S; Kähler CJ; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2017, 'Nested multi-resolution PIV measurements of wall bounded turbulence at high Reynolds numbers', in 12th Int. Symp. Part. Image Vel.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Li M; de Silva CM; Baidya R; Chung D; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2017, 'Downstream development of a turbulent boundary layer following a step change in roughness height: influence of virtual origin', in 70th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Berk T; Baidya R; de Silva CM; Marusic I; Hutchins N; Ganapathisubramani B, 2017, 'Trajectory of a synthetic jet issuing into a high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layer', in 70th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., Cambridge University Press, pp. 531 - 551
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de Silva CM; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2017, 'Quasi-steady nature of small-scale motions in three-dimensional turbulent boundary layers', in Proc. 16th Europ. Turb Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2017
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Kevin K; Baidya R; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2017, 'Large coherence of spanwise velocity in turbulent boundary layers', in Proc. 10th Int. Symp. Turb. Shear Flow Phenom.
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de Silva CM; Huang Y; Castillo L; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2016, 'Developing turbulent boundary layers with spanwise periodic trips', in Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de Silva CM; Huang Y; Castillo L; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2016, 'Developing turbulent boundary layers with spanwise periodic trips', in Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de Silva CM; Huang Y; Castillo L; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2016, 'Developing turbulent boundary layers with spanwise periodic trips', in Proceedings of the 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, AFMC 2016
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Grayson K; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2016, 'Laser light sheet profile and alignment effects on PIV performance', in 18th Int. Symp. on App. Laser Tech. Fluid Mech., Lisbon, Portugal, pp. 4 - 7
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Baidya R; de SCM; Huang Y; Castillo L; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2016, 'Developing turbulent boundary layers with spanwise periodic trips', in 20th Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2016
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Philip J; Squire DT; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2016, 'Relating instantaneous structures and mean flow characteristics of turbulent boundary layers', in 69th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Philip J; Squire D; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2015, 'Internal shear layers and interfaces in turbulent boundary layers', in 68th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2015
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Squire DT; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2015, 'Towards capturing large scale coherent structures in boundary layers using particle image velocimetry.', in Proc. 6th Aust. Conf. Laser Diag. Fluid Mech. Comb., University of Melbourne, pp. 1 - 4, University of Melbourne
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2014, 'Regions of Uniform Streamwise Momentum in Turbulent Boundary Layers', in 19th Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Lee J; de Silva C; Monty J; Hutchins N, 2014, 'Video: Spatially developing turbulent boundary layers: The Return of the Plate', in 67th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Gallery of Fluid Motion, American Physical Society, presented at 67th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, 23 November 2014 - 25 November 2014, http://dx.doi.org/10.1103/aps.dfd.2014.gfm.v0054
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Marusic I; Hutchins N, 2014, 'Uniform momentum zones in turbulent boundary layers - APS talk', in 67th Ann. Meet. of the APS Div. Fluid Dyn., USA, presented at 67th Ann. Meet. of the APS Div. Fluid Dyn., USA, 17 November 2014 - 21 November 2014
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Squire DT; Morrill-Winter C; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2014, 'Well resolved instantaneous profiles in high Reynolds number rough-wall flows', in 17th International Symposium on Applications of Laser Techniques to Fluid Mechanics, pp. 7 - 10
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Marusic I; de Silva CM; Squire DT; Hutchins N, 2014, 'Comparison of the coherent structure of rough and smooth wall turbulent boundary layers at high Reynolds number', in 4th Int. Conf. Exp. Fluid Mech., $4^th$ Int. Conf. Exp. Fluid Mech.
    Theses / Dissertations | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM, 2014, Large-scale PIV measurements at high Reynolds numbers in wall-bounded turbulence, The University of Melbourne
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Squire DT; de Silva CM; Schultz M; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2014, 'Comparison of the coherent structure of rough and smooth wall turbulent boundary layers at high Reynolds number', in 67th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., $67^th$ Ann. Meet. of the APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2014
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Squire DT; de Silva CM; Hutchins N; Marusic I, 2014, 'High fidelity spatial measurements at high Reynolds numbers in turbulent boudary layers', in 17th Int. Symp. App. Laser Tech. Fluid Mech., Lisbon, Portugal
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Atkinson C; Buchmann NA; Gnanamanickam EP; Hutchins N; Soria J; Marusic I, 2013, 'Nested multi-resolution PIV measurements of wall bounded turbulence at high Reynolds numbers', in 10th Int. Symp. Particle Image Velocimetry - PIV13, $10^\mathrmth$ Int. Symp. Particle Image Velocimetry - PIV13
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Chauhan K; Baidya R; Talluru K; de Silva CM; Philip J; Marusic I, 2013, 'Turbulent/non-turbulent interface in turbulent boundary layers: scaling and organization', in Workshop on High Reynolds Number Boundary Layer Turbulence, Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham, USA, Workshop on High Reynolds Number Boundary Layer Turbulence, Univ. of New Hampshire, Durham, USA
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Buchmann NA; Atkinson C; de Silva CM; Gnanamanickam E; Hutchins N; Soria J; Marusic I, 2013, 'Large field of view multi-resolution experimental measurement of the spatial structure of a high Reynolds number turbulent boundary layer', in 66th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., $66^th$ Ann. Meet. of the APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2013
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Meneveau C; de Silva CM; Philip J; Chauhan I, 2013, 'Multiscale geometry, scaling and fluxes at the turbulent/non-turbulent interface in high Reynolds number boundary layers', in 66th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., AIP, pp. 015105 - 015105
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Chauhan K; Atkinson CH; Buchmann NA; Hutchins N; Soria J; Marusic I, 2012, 'Implementation of large scale PIV measurements for wall bounded turbulence at high Reynolds numbers', in 18th Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf., pp. 3 - 7
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Kwon YS; Chauhan K; de Silva CM; Monty JP; Hutchins N, 2012, 'The large-scale wall-to-wall interaction in fully developed turbulent channel flow', in 18th Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf., APS
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Zielinski BS; de Silva CM; Monty JP, 2012, 'A Low-Cost, Single Camera Stereoscopic Video Imaging Technique for time-resolved 3-D', Proceedings of the Eighteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, presented at Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Proceedings of the Eighteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 03 December 2012 - 07 December 2012, https://people.eng.unimelb.edu.au/imarusic/proceedings/18%20AFMC%20TOC.htm
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Kwon YS; Chauhan K; de Silva CM; Monty J; Hutchins N, 2012, 'The large-scale wall-to-wall interaction in fully developed turbulent channel flow', in 65th Ann. Meet. APS Div. Fluid Dyn., $65^th$ Ann. Meet. of the APS Div. Fluid Dyn.
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    de Silva CM; Baidya R; Marusic I, 2012, 'Assesment of Tomographic PIV using experimental and DNS data in turbulent channel flows', in 16th Int. Symp. on App. Laser Tech. Fluid Mech., Lisbon, Portugal
    Conference Papers | 2012
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Zielinski BS; de Silva CM; Monty JP, 2012, 'A low-cost, single camera stereoscopic video imaging technique for 3D reconstruction of water waves', in 18th Aust. Fluid Mech. Conf.
    Conference Papers | 2010
    Dr Charitha de Silva
    Talluru KM; de Silva CM; Marusic I, 2010, 'New drag balance facility for skin-friction studies in turbulent boundary layer at high Reynolds numbers', in 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics InProceedings., $17^th$ Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference., pp. 365 - 368

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