Erin Farbar
Current Workplace: Chrysler
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Some Recent Publications:

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Journals

  1. Farbar, E. and Boyd, I. D., "Subsonic flow boundary conditions for the direct simulation Monte Carlo method", Computers and Fluids, Vol. 102, pp.99-110, 2014
  2. Farbar, E., Boyd, I. D., and Martin, A., "Numerical Prediction of Hypersonic Flowfields Including Effects of Electron Translational Nonequilibrium", AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, (2013). doi:http://arc.aiaa.org/doi/abs/10.2514/1.T3963
  3. Farbar, E., and Boyd, I. D., "Modeling of the plasma generated in a rarefied hypersonic shock layer", Physics of Fluids, Vol. 22, 2010, Article 106101

Conferences

  1. Farbar, E., Alkandry, H., Wiebenga, J., and Boyd, I. D., "Simulation of Ablating Hypersonic Vehicles with Finite-Rate Surface Chemistry", 11th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Atlanta, GA, , June 2014, AIAA Paper 2014-2124
  2. Farbar, E., Boyd, I. D., and Martin, A., "Modeling Ablation of Charring Heat Shield Materials for Non-Continuum Hypersonic Flow", 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Nashville, TN, AIAA Paper 2012-0532.
  3. Alkandry, H., Farbar, E., and Boyd, I. D., "Evaluation of Finite-Rate Surface Chemistry Models for Simulation of the Stardust Reentry Capsule", 43rd AIAA Thermophysics Conference, 25-28 June 2012, New Orleans, Louisiana, AIAA Paper 2012-2874
  4. Farbar, E. and Boyd, I. D., "Simulations of electrons in rarefied hypersonic flow fields", AIP Conf. Proc. 1501, 527 (2012); doi: 10.1063/1.4769586
  5. Martin, A., Farbar, E., and Boyd, I. D., "Numerical modeling of the CN spectral emission of the Stardust re-entry vehicle", 42nd AIAA Thermodynamics Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, June 2011, AIAA Paper 2011-3125.

Dissertations

  1. Farbar, E., "Kinetic Simulation of Rarefied and Weakly Ionized Hypersonic Flow Fields", PhD Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2010. [PDF 4.4MB]