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Dissertations

  1. Choi, M., "Improved Hall Thruster Plume Simulation by Including Magnetic Field Effects", Ph.D. Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2016 [PDF 23.7MB]
  2. Hara, K., "Development of Grid-Based Direct Kinetic Method and Hybrid Kinetic-Continuum Modeling of Hall Thruster Discharge Plasmas", PhD Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2015. [PDF 13.1MB]
  3. Verhoff, A. M., "Numerical Simulation of Transitional, Hypersonic Flows using a Hybrid Particle-Continuum Method", PhD Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2015. [PDF 41.5MB]
  4. Smith, B., "A Numerical Study of Wall Erosion and Material Transport in Hall Thrusters", PhD Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2015. [PDF 7.7MB]
  5. Wiebenga, J. E., "High-Fidelity Material Response Modeling as Part of an Aerothermoelastic Framework for Hypersonic Flows", PhD Dissertation, University of Michigan, 2014. [PDF 16.1MB]

Journals

  1. Hanquist, K.M., Hara, K., and Boyd, I.D., "Detailed Model of Electron Emission for Transpiration Cooling of Hypersonic Vehicles", Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 121, No. 5, 2017
  2. Ulusoy, Inga S., Andrienko, D., Boyd, I. D., and Rigoberto Hernandez, "Quantum and quasi-classical collisional dynamics of O2–Ar at high temperatures", J. Chem. Phys. 144, 234311 (2016)
  3. Hanquist, K.M., Alkandry, H., and Boyd, I.D., "Evaluation of Computational Modeling of Electron Transpiration Cooling at High Enthalpies", Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 2016
  4. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Rovibrational energy transfer and dissociation in O2-O collisions", J. Chem. Phys. 144, 104301 (2016)
  5. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Investigation of oxygen vibrational relaxation by quasi-classical trajectory method", Vol 459, pp. 1-13, 2015, doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2015.07.023
  6. Galitzine, C. and Boyd, I. D., "An analysis of the convergence of the direct simulation Monte Carlo method", Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 289, 2015; doi:10.1016/j.jcp.2015.02.039
  7. Dragnea, H. C., Boyd, I. D., Lee, B. C., and Yalin, A. P., "Characterization of Eroded Boron Atoms in the Plume of a Hall Thruster", IEEE Transactions on Plasma Science, Vol. 43, Issue 1, Part 1, pp. 35-44, 2015; DOI: 10.1109/TPS.2014.2320851
  8. Hara, K., Chapman, T., Banks, J. W., Brunner S., Joseph, I., Berger, R. L. and Boyd, I. D., "Quantitative study of the trapped particle bunching instability in Langmuir waves", Physics of Plasmas, Vol. 22, 022104 (2015)

Conferences

  1. Hanquist, K.M. and Boyd, I.D., "Computational Analysis of Electron Transpiration Cooling for Hypersonic Vehicles", 55th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, AIAA Paper 2017-0900, January 2017
  2. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Simulation of O2-N Collisions on ab-initio Potential Energy Surfaces", AIAA Paper 2016-1249, June 2016
  3. Hanquist, K. M. and Boyd, I. D., "Limits for Thermionic Emission from Leading Edges of Hypersonic Vehicles", 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, San Diego, CA, January 2016, AIAA Paper 2016-0507
  4. Raisanen, A. L., Hara, K. and Boyd, I. D., "Comparing Two-Dimensional, Axisymmetric, Hybrid-Direct Kinetic and Hybrid-Particle-in-Cell Simulations of the Discharge Plasma in a Hall Thruster", AIAA Paper 2016-4620, July 2016
  5. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "High Fidelity Modeling of Thermal Relaxation and Dissociation of Oxygen", AIAA Paper 2016-0736, June 2016
  6. Mackey, L. E. and Boyd, I. D., "Analysis of Hypersonic Flow Effects on Sensor Performance", AIAA Paper 2016-4103, June 2016
  7. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Vibrational relaxation and dissociation in O2-O mixtures", AIAA Paper 2016-4021, June 2016
  8. Neitzel, K., Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Thermochemical Nonequilibrium Modeling for Hypersonic Flows Containing Oxygen", AIAA Paper 2016-4023, June 2016
  9. Dragnea, H. C., Hara K., and Boyd, I. D., "Fully 2D Numerical Simulation of a Nested Channel Hall Thruster", 5th Space Propulsion Conference, 2-6 May 2016, Rome, Italy, Paper SP2016_3124969
  10. Hanquist, K. M., Hara K., and Boyd, I. D., "Modeling of Electron Transpiration Cooling for Hypersonic Vehicles", 46th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, AIAA Paper 2016-4433, June 2016
  11. Choi, M., and Boyd, I. D., "Hybrid Simulation of Magnetic Field Effect in the Plume of a Hall Thruster", 5th Space Propulsion Conference, 2-6 May 2016, Rome, Italy, Paper SP2016_3125065
  12. Dragnea, H. C. and Boyd, I. D., "Simulation of a Nested Channel Hall Thruster", 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, 6-10 July 2015, Kobe, Japan, IEPC Paper 2015-250
  13. Hara, K., Boyd, I. D., Sekerak, M. J., and Gallimore, A. D., "Breathing mode in Hall effect thrusters", 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, 6-10 July 2015, Kobe, Japan, IEPC Paper 2015-283
  14. Smith, B. D., Boyd, I. D., and Kamhawi, H., "Hybrid-PIC Modeling of the Transport of Atomic Boron in a Hall Thruster", 34th International Electric Propulsion Conference, 6-10 July 2015, Kobe, Japan, IEPC Paper 2015-252
  15. Andrienko, D. and Boyd, I. D., "Vibrational Relaxation and Dissociation of Oxygen in Molecule-Atom Collisions", AIAA Paper 2015-3251, June 2015