Dep. of Aircratft Design

Yin Zifei

Post:Assistant Professor

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Office Address:Shanghai Jiaotong University


Professional experience

Time Office Units Post
2019.06 - now Shanghai Jiaotong University Assistant Professor
2018.02 – 2019.05 United Technologies Research Center Senior Research Engineer
2016.11 – 2018.01 Altair Engineering Inc. CFD Software Developer

Educational background

Time Graduated School Educational background
2015.05 – 2017.05 Iowa State University Ph.D.
2013.08 – 2015.05 Iowa State University M.S.
2009.09 – 2013.07 Shanghai Jiao Tong University B.S.

Research Interests

  • Turbulence Modeling: RANS, LES, and Hybrid Methods
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics: Finite Volume Method, Finite Element Method

Research projects

  • National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. 12002210): Adaptive Detached Eddy Simulation of transitional separated flow in turbomachinery blades

Selected publications

  1. Yin, Z., Reddy, K. R., & Durbin, P. A. (2015). On the dynamic computation of the model constant in delayed detached eddy simulation. Physics of Fluids, 27(2), 025105.
  2. Yin, Z., & Durbin, P. A. (2016). An adaptive DES model that allows wall-resolved eddy simulation. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 62, 499-509.
  3. Yin, Z., & Durbin, P. A. (2016). Passive scalar transport modeling for hybrid RANS/LES simulation. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 98(1), 177-194.
  4. Durbin, P., Yin, Z., & Jeyapaul, E. (2016). Adaptive detached eddy simulation of three-dimensional diffusers. Journal of Fluids Engineering, 138(10), 101201.
  5. Xia, G., Yin, Z., & Medic, G. (2020). Application of SST-Based SLA-DDES Formulation to Turbomachinery Flows. In Progress in Hybrid RANS-LES Modelling (pp. 335-346). Springer, Cham.

Honors and awards


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