# Publications

Publications

## Book Chapters

Book Chapters

- Shotorban, B., Smoke transport, Manzello, S. L., editor, Encyclopedia of Wildfires and Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fires, Springer, Cham, 2018. DOI
- Jacobs, G.B., Pandya, R.V.R., Shotorban, B., Gao, Z., and Mashayek, F., Deterministic and Probabilistic Approaches for Prediction of Two-phase Turbulent Flow in Liquid-Fuel Combustors, Roy, G.D., editor,
*Combustion Processes in Propulsion*, Chapter 3, pp. 21-30, Elsevier, 2006. DOI

## Journal Papers

Journal Papers

- Rahimi Borujerdi, P., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Pyrolysis and combustion of vertically oriented leaves with various fuel moisture contents under upward convective heating,''
*Fuel,***276,**1188030, 2020. - Shotorban, B., ``First passage time in multi-step stochastic processes with applications to dust charging,''
*Physical Review E,***101**, 012113, 2020. DOI arXiv - Rahimi Borujerdi, P., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Modeling of water evaporation from a shrinking moist biomass slab subject to heating: Arrhenius approach versus equilibrium approach,''
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*,**145**, 118672, 2019. DOI - Zhang, J., Shotorban, B., Bayyuk, S., and Zhang, S., ``Computational Fluid Dynamics Flow Simulations in Discrete Element Method-Resolved Packed Beds,''
*Journal of Fluids Engineering - Transactions of The ASME,***141**, 031304, 2019. DOI - Anand, C., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Dispersion and deposition of firebrands in a turbulent boundary layer,''
*International Journal of Multiphase Flow,***109**, 98–113, 2018. DOI - Wilson, A., and Shotorban, B., ``Investigation of surface boundary conditions for continuum modeling of RF plasmas,''
*Physics of Plasmas*,**25**, 053509, 2018. DOI - Matthews, L. S., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T. W., ``Discrete stochastic charging of aggregate grains,''
*Physical Review E*,**97**, 053207, 2018. DOI arXiv - Shotorban, B., Yashwanth, B. L., Mahalingam, S., and Haring, D. J. ``An investigation of pyrolysis and ignition of moist leaf-like fuel subject to convective heating,''
*Combustion and Flame*,**190**, 25–35, 2018. DOI - Padhi, S., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``A computational study of the interactions of three adjacent burning shrubs subjected to wind,''
*Fire Safety Journal*,**91**, 749–757, 2017. DOI - Zhang, J.A., Shotorban, B., and Zhang, S., ``Numerical experiment of aero-elastic stability for a rocket nozzle,''
*Journal of Aerospace Engineering*,**30**(5), 04017041, 2017. DOI - Anand, C., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., McAllister, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Physics-based modeling of live wildland fuel ignition experiments in the Forced Ignition and Flame Spread Test apparatus,''
*Combustion Science and Technology*,**189**, 1551–1570, 2017. DOI - Padhi, S., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Computational Investigation of Flame Characteristics of a Non-propagating Shrub Fire,''
*Fire Safety Journal*,**81**, 64–73, 2016. DOI - Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., Lautenberger, C. W., and Weise, D. R., ``A Numerical Investigation of the Influence of Radiation and Moisture on the Pyrolysis and Ignition of a Leaf-like Fuel Element,''
*Combustion and Flame*,**163**, 301-316, 2016. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Bistable Intrinsic Charge Fluctuations of a Dust Grain Subject to Secondary Electron Emission in a Plasma,''
*Physical Review E*,**92**, 043101, 2015. DOI - Dahale, A., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Interactions of Fires of Neighboring Shrubs in Two- and Three-shrub Arrangements,''
*International Journal of Wildland Fire*,**24**, 624-639, 2015. DOI - Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``An Investigation of the Influence of Heating Modes on Ignition and Pyrolysis of Woody Wildland Fuel,''
*Combustion Science and Technology*,**187**, 780-796, 2015. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Intrinsic Fluctuations of Dust Grain Charge in Multi-component Plasmas,''
*Physics of Plasmas*,**22**, 033702, 2014. DOI arXiv - Yilmazoglu, M. Z., Amirabedin, E., and Shotorban, B., ``Waste Heat Utilization in Natural Gas Pipeline Compression Stations by an Organic Rankine Cycle,''
*Energy Exploration and Exploitation*,**32**, 317-328, 2014. DOI - Matthews, L. S., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T. W., ``Cosmic Dust Aggregation with Stochastic Charging,''
*The Astrophysical Journal*,**776**, 103, 2013. DOI arXiv - Shotorban, B., Jacobs, G. B., Ortiz, O., and Truong, Q., ``An Eulerian Model for Particles Nonisothermally Carried by a Compressible Fluid,''
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*,**65**, 845–854, 2013. DOI - Dahale, A., Ferguson, S., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S. ``Effects of Distribution of Bulk Density and Moisture Content on Shrub Fires,''
*International Journal of Wildland Fire*,**22**, 625-641, 2013. DOI - Ferguson, S., Dahale, A., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``The Role of Moisture on Combustion of Pyrolysis Gases in Wildland Fires,''
*Combustion Science and Technology*,**185**, 435-453, 2013. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Stochastic Fluctuations of Dust Particle Charge in RF Discharges,''
*Physics of Plasmas*,**19**, 053702, 2012. DOI - Horn, C., Davoudabadi, M., and Shotorban, B., ``Effects of Radiofrequency on Dust Particle Dynamics in a Plasma Reactor,''
*Journal of Applied Physics*,**110**, 113305, 2011. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Nonstationary Stochastic Charge Fluctuations of a Dust Particle in Plasmas,''
*Physical Review E*,**83**, 066403, 2011. DOI - Dunn, M. C., Shotorban, B., and Frendi, A., ``Uncertainty Quantification of Turbulence Model Coefficients via Latin Hypercube Sampling Method,''
*Journal of Fluids Engineering- Transactions of The ASME*,**133**, 041402, 2011. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Preliminary Assessment of Two-fluid Model for Direct Numerical Simulation of Particle-laden Flows,''
*AIAA Journal*,**49**, 438-443, 2011. DOI - Shotorban, B., ``Dynamic Least-squares Kernel Density Modeling of Fokker-Planck Equations with Application to Neural Population,''
*Physical Review E*,**81**, 046706, 2010. DOI - Zhang, K.K.Q., Shotorban, B., Minkowycz, W.J., and Mashayek, F., ``A Comprehensive Approach for Simulation of Capillary Jet Breakup,''
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,***53**, 3057-3066, 2010. DOI - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``Two-fluid Approach for Direct Numerical Simulation of Particle-laden Turbulent Flows at Small Stokes Numbers,''
*Physical Review E*,**79**, 056703, 2009. DOI - Sengupta, K., Shotorban, B., Jacobs, G.B., and Mashayek, F., ``Spectral-based Simulations of Particle-laden Turbulent Flows,''
*International Journal of Multiphase Flow*,**35**, 811-826, 2009. DOI - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``A Eulerian Model for Large-eddy Simulation of Concentration of Particles with Small Stokes Numbers,''
*Physics of Fluids*,**19**, 118107, 2007. DOI - Shotorban, B., Zhang, K.K.Q., and Mashayek, F., ``Improvement of Prediction of Particle Concentration in Large-eddy Simulation through Defiltering,''
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer,***50**, 3728-3739, 2007. DOI - Pantano, C., and Shotorban, B., ``A Least-squares Dynamic Approximation Method for Evolution of Uncertainty in Initial Conditions of Dynamical Systems,''
*Physical Review E*,**76**, 066705, 2007. DOI - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``Particle Concentration in Homogeneous Shear Turbulence Simulated via Lagrangian and Equilibrium Eulerian Approaches,''
*Physics of Fluids*,**18**, 065105, 2006. DOI - Shotorban, B., and Mashayek, F., ``A Stochastic Model for Particle Motion in Large-eddy Simulation,''
*Journal of Turbulence*,**7**(18), 1-13, 2006. DOI - Zhang, K.K.Q., Shotorban, B., Minkowycz, W.J., and Mashayek, F., ``A Compact Finite Difference Method on Staggered Grid for Navier-Stokes Flows,''
*International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids,***52**(8), 867-881, 2006. DOI - Shotorban, B., and Mashayek, F., ``Modeling of Subgrid-scale Effects on Particles by Approximate Deconvolution,''
*Physics of Fluids*,**17**, 081701, 2005. DOI - Shotorban, B., Mashayek, F., and Pandya, R.V.R., ``Temperature Statistics in Particle-Laden Turbulent Homogeneous Shear Flow,''
*International Journal of Multiphase Flow*,**29**(8), 1333-1353, 2003. DOI - Mashayek, F., Ashgriz, N., Minkowycz, W. J., and Shotorban, B., ``Coalescence Collision of Liquid Drops,''
*International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer*,**46**(1), 77-89, 2003. DOI

## Conference Papers

Conference Papers

- Mahalingam, S., and Shotorban, B., ``A computational and experimental investigation of fire behavior within and around isolated and groups of shrubs,''
*The 2020 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting*, 2020. - Dietenberger, M., Boardman, C., Shotorban, B, Mell, W. E., and Weise, D. R., ``Thermal degradation modeling of live vegetation for fire dynamic simulator,''
*The 2020 Spring Technical Meeting of the Central States Section of the Combustion Institute*, Huntsville, AL, 2020. - Mankame, A., Anand, C., and Shotorban, B., ``Deposition pattern of firebrands on top and vicinity of an isolated cubic structure in wildland urban interface fires,''
*The 2020 Spring Technical Meeting of the Central States Section of the Combustion Institute*, Huntsville, AL, 2020. - Shannon, W., Anand, C., Mahalingam, S., and Shotorban, B., ``An investigation of fire behavior in multiple burning shrubs,''
*The 2020 Spring Technical Meeting of the Central States Section of the Combustion Institute*, Huntsville, AL, 2020. - Habib, M. A., Anand, C., Mahalingam, S., and Shotorban, B., ``A computational study on the fire merging of burning chamise shrubs,'' The 11th U.S. National Meeting on Combustion, Pasadena, CA, 2019.
- Rahimi Borujerdi, P., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``A comparative study of moisture evaporation models in the drying and pyrolysis of moist solid fuels,'' The 11th U.S. National Meeting on Combustion, Pasadena, CA, 2019.
- Shotorban, B., Yashwanth, B. L., Mahalingam, S., Haring, D. J., and Rahimi Borujerdi, P., ``Pyrolysis and burning of leaf-like fuel by convective heating: A computational study,''
*The 10th U.S. National Meeting on Combustion*, College Park, Maryland, April 2017. - Shotorban, B., Anand, C., and Mahalingam, S., ``Statistical description of transport and deposition of firebrands in a turbulent atmospheric boundary layer,''
*T*he 10th U.S. National Meeting on Combustion, College Park, Maryland, April 2017. - Anand, C., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Modeling the deposition of firebrands in a spatially developing turbulent boundary layer,'' 2016 Spring Technical Meeting of Central States Section of The Combustion Institute,Knoxville, Tennessee, May 2016.
- Anand, C., McAllister, S., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Physics-based modeling of live wildland fuel ignition experiments in the FIST apparatus,'' 2016 Spring Technical Meeting of Central States Section of the Combustion Institute, Knoxville, Tennessee, May 2016.
- Zhang, S., Shotorban, B., Pohly J., and Zhang, J. A., ``Aeroelastic Response of Rocket Nozzles Subjected to Combined Thrust and Side Loads,'' 22nd AIAA Computational Fluid Dynamics Conference, Dallas, Texas, June 2015.
- Padhi, S., Shotorban, and Mahalingam, S., ``A Computational Investigation of Interactions of Shrub Fires Under the Influence of Wind,'' 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 2015.
- Anand, C., Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, and Mahalingam, S., ``Modeling Dynamical and Thermal Behavior of Firebrands in WFDS,'' 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 2015.
- Yashwanth, B. L., Gallacher, J., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., Fletcher, T.H., and Weise, D. R., ``Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Effect of Heating Modes and Moisture Content on Pyrolysis and Ignition of Live Fuels,'' 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 2015.
- Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``A Computational Investigation of the Role of Moisture in Live Fuels Subject to Pyrolysis and Ignition through Convective Heat Transfer,'' 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 2015.
- Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Understanding the Role of Moisture in Live Fuels Subject to Pyrolysis and Ignition through Radiation Heat Transfer,'' 9th U.S. National Combustion Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio, May 2015.
- Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Numerical Investigation of the Effect of Moisture Content on Pyrolysis and Combustion of Live Fuels,'' Central States Combustion Meeting, Tulsa, Oklahoma, March 2014.
- Truong, Q., Shotorban, B., and Jacobs, G.B., ``Eulerian-Eulerian Description of the Interaction of a Shock with Particles through Godunov's Scheme,'' Proceedings of ASME 2013 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, Incline Village, NV, July 2013.
- Dahale, A., Padhi, S., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Flame Merging in Two Neighboring Shrub Fires,'' The 8th US National Combustion Meeting, Park City, Utah, May 2013.
- Ferguson, S., Yashwanth, B. L., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Numerical Investigation of Influence of Initial Moisture Content on Thermal Behavior of Heated Wood,'' The 8th US National Combustion Meeting, Park City, Utah, May 2013.
- Padhi, S., Dahale, A., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Numerical Investigation of a Shrub Fire in Crosswind,'' The 8th US National Combustion Meeting, Park City, Utah, May 2013.
- Padhi, S., Dahale, A., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Effects of Crown Separation and Wind on Crown Fuel Ignition in Sparse Vegetation,'' Central States Combustion Meeting, Dayton, OH, April 2012.
- Dover, S., Dahale, A. R., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Influence of Vegetation Moisture on Combustion of Pyrolysis Gases in Wildland Fires,''
*Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition*, Vol. 4, 1491-1497, 2011. - Dahale, A. R., Dover, S., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Effects of Crown Fuel Bulk Density Distribution and Thermophoresis Forces of Particles on Wildland Fires,''
*Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition*, Vol. 4, 1531-1540, 2011. - Dunn, M. C., Shotorban, B., and Frendi, A., ``Uncertainty Quantification of Turbulence Model Coefficients via Latin Hypercube Sampling Method,''
*Proceedings of ASME 2010 3rd Joint U.S.-European Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting*, FEDSM/ICNMM2010-30572, 2010. - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``Direct Numerical Simulation of Particle-laden Turbulent Flows in Two-way Coupling Using Equilibrium Assumption,''
*Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition,*, Vol. 262, 641-648, 2006. - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``Two-Fluid Large-eddy Simulation Approach for Gas-Particle Turbulent Flows Using Equilibrium Assumption,''
*Proceedings of**ASME 2nd Joint U.S.-European Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting,*Vol. 1B, 1611-1620, 2006. - Shotorban, B., and Mashayek, F., ``On Stochastic Modeling of Heavy Particle Dispersion in Large-eddy Simulation of Two-phase Turbulent Flows,''
*IUTAM Symposium on Computational Approaches to Multiphase Flow*, 373-380, Springer, 2006. - Shotorban, B., Afshari, A., Jaberi, F.A., and Mashayek, F., ``A Particle Tracking Algorithm for LES of Two-Phase Flow,'' AIAA Paper 2004-0332,
*42nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit*, Reno, NV, January 2004. - Afshari, A., Shotorban, B., Mashayek, F., Shih, T. I-P., and Jaberi, F.A., ``Development and Validation of a Multi-Block Flow Solver for Large Eddy Simulation of Turbulent Flows in Complex Geometries,'' AIAA Paper 2004-0657,
*42nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting & Exhibit*, Reno, NV, January 2004. - Jacobs, G.B., Gao, Z., Pandya, R.V.R., Shotorban, B., and Mashayek, F., ``Numerical Simulation of Two-Phase Flows Prediction/Control of Combustion in Liquid-Fuel Combustors,''
*International Colloquium on Combustion Control*, Cranfield, UK, August 2003. - Gao, Z., Pandya, R.V.R., Shotorban B., and Mashayek F., ``Current Issues in Analytical Description of Particle/Droplet-Laden Turbulent Flows,''
*Proceedings of the 4th ASME/JSME Joint Fluids Engineering Conference*, Honolulu, HI, Vol. 1, 1307-1310, 2003. - Jacobs, G.B., Shotorban, B., Gao, Z., Pandya, R.V.R., and Mashayek, F., ``Numerical Simulation of Controlled Liquid-Fuel Combustors,''
*Proceedings of the 16th ONR Propulsion Meeting*, Los Angeles, CA, 214-219, June 2003. - Mashayek, F., Pandya, R.V.R., Jacobs, G.B., and Shotorban, B., ``A Review of State-of-the-Art Computational Techniques to Study Heterogeneous Mixing Relevant to Deflagration and Detonation,''
*Khimicheskaya Fizika*,**22**(8), 14-23, 2003. (also in Roy, G., Frolov, S., Santoro, R., and Tsyganov, S., editors,*Advances in Confined Detonations*, Torus Press, Moscow, Russia, 123-126, 2002.) - Jacobs, G.B., Pandya, R.V.R., Shotorban, B., Gao, Z., and Mashayek, F., ``Deterministic and Probabilistic Approaches for Prediction of Two-Phase Turbulent Flow in Liquid-Fuel Combustors,''
*Proceedings of the 15th ONR Propulsion Meeting*, Washington, DC, 47-52, August 2002. - Sadeghipour, M.S. and Shotorban, B.B., ``Heat Transfer in Flow Freezing over the Isothermal Cylinders,''
*Proceedings of ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Heat Transfer Division,*Nashville, TN, HTD-Vol. 364-2, 237-244, 1999.

## Abstracts / Conference Presentations with no Associated Papers

Abstracts / Conference Presentations with no Associated Papers

- Dietenberger, M., Boardman, C., Shotorban, B., and Weise, D. R., ``Analytical kinetics solutions with derived parameters for moisture desorption, pyrolysis, and char combustion for fresh leaves relative to compositions and moisture content,'' 6
^{th}*International Fire Behavior & Fuels Conference,*Albuquerque, NM, May 2019. - Rahimi Borujerdi, P., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., and Weise, D. R., ``Physics based modeling of moisture evaporation in living leaves,'' 6
^{th}*International Fire Behavior & Fuels Conference,*Albuquerque, NM, May 2019. - Matthews, L., Hyde, T., Carballido, A., Shotorban, B., Ashrafi, K. and Xiang, C., ``Effect of discrete charge fluctuations on aggregate grain growth,''
*42nd COSPAR Scientific Assembly*, Pasadena, CA, July 2018. - Ashrafi, K. S., Xiang, C., Matthews, L., Carballido, A., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T., ``Effects of discrete stochastic charging on the non-spherical growth of water-ice grains in a dusty plasma,''
*15th Dusty Plasma Workshop*, Baltimore, MD, June 2018. - Anand, C., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Dynamical and thermal behavior of depositing firebrands in a turbulent boundary layer,'' The
*59*, Atlanta, GA, November 2018.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Weise, D. R., Fletcher, T. H., Johnson, T. J., Hao, W. Dietenberger, M., Princevac, M., Butler, B., McAllister, S., O’Brien, J., Loudermilk, L., Ottmar, R., Hudak, A., Kato, A., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., Mell, W.E.,``A project to measure and model pyrolysis to improve prediction of prescribed fire behavior,''
*8th International Conference on Forest Fire Research*, Coimbra, Portugal, November 2018. - Rahimi Borujerdi, P., Shotorban, B., Mahalingam, S., ``Comparison of two evaporation models for drying dynamics in a biomass slab,'' 2018 Princeton University Summer School on Combustion, Princeton, NJ, June 2018.
- Ashrafi, K. S., Xiang, C., Matthews, L., Carballido, A., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T., ``Effects of discrete stochastic charging on the non-spherical growth of water-ice grains in a dusty plasma,''
*15th Dusty Plasma Workshop*, Baltimore, MD, June 2018. - Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Modeling the role of fuel moisture on ignition in thin fuels,''
*The Fire Continuum Conference*, Missoula, MT, May 2018. - Anand, C., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Influence of thermal degradation in dispersion and deposition of firebrands in a turbulent boundary layer,''
*The Fire Continuum Conference*, Missoula, MT, May 2018. - Shotorban, B., ``Influence of the boundary layer turbulence in the distribution of landed firebrands,''
*NIST Wildland-Urban Interface (WUI) Fire Day*, January 2018. - Ashrafi, K. S., Esparza1, S., Xiang, C., Matthews, L., Carballido, A., Hyde, T., and Shotorban, B., ``Effects of discrete stochastic charging of dust grains in protoplanetary disks,'' The
*59*, Milwaukee, WI, November 2017.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Matthews, L., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T., ``Effect of stochastic charge fluctuations on dust dynamics,'' The
*59*, Milwaukee, WI, November 2017.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Ashrafi, K. S., Esparza1, S., Xiang, C., Matthews, L., Carballido, A., Hyde, T., and Shotorban, B., ``Effects of stochastic charging on micron sized grains in protoplanetary disks,'' Building New Worlds Conference, Houston, TX, August 2017.
- Anand, C., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Physics-based modeling of the transport and deposition of firebrands in a spatially developing atmospheric boundary layer,''
*The 12*Lund, Sweden, June 2017.^{th}International Symposium on Fire Safety Science, - Weise, D. R., Fletcher, T. H., Shotorban, B., et al. ``Measuring and modeling pyrolysis to improve prediction of prescribed fire behavior,''
*The 10th U.S. National Meeting on Combustion*, College Park, Maryland, April 2017. - Shotorban, B., ``First passage time problem of dust charge fluctuations,''
*58*, San Jose, CA, November 2016.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Yashwanth, B.,Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S., ``Full physics computational study of pyrolysis and ignition of a leaf-like fuel element exposed to convective heating,'' The
*6*, San Antonio, TX, November 2015.^{th}International Fire Ecology and Management Congress - Wilson, A., and Shotorban, B., ``Boundary conditions in hydrodynamic modeling of the plasma in a dusty RF plasma reactor,''
*57*, Savanna, GA, November 2015.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Shotorban, B., ``Metastability of intrinsic fluctuations of grain charge caused by secondary electron emission,''
*57*, Savanna, GA, November 2015.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Shotorban, B., ``Prominent deviation of dust charge distribution from Gaussianity caused by secondary electron emission,''
*14th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas*, Auburn, AL, May 2015. - Wilson, A., Davoudabadi, M., and Shotorban, B., ``A comparative study of dust behavior in plasmas modeled by local-field and local-mean-energy approximations,''
*14th Workshop on the Physics of Dusty Plasmas*, Auburn, AL, May 2015. - Shotorban, B., ``An Eulerian model for particles nonisothermally carried by a compressible fluid,'' AMS Spring Southeastern Sectional Meeting, Huntsville, AL, March 2015.
- Shotorban, B., ``Intrinsic charge fluctuations of dust in plasmas containing multiply charged ions,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**59**(15), p. 29, 2015 (presented at the*56*, New Orleans, LA, November 2014).^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Haines, A., Matthews, L., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T., ``Discrete stochastic charging of dust aggregates immersed in plasma,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**59**(15), p. 95, 2015 (presented at the*56*, New Orleans, LA, November 2014).^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Wilson, A., Davoudabadi, M., and Shotorban, B., ``A comparison of the local field approximation and the local mean energy approximation in a dusty plasma,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**59**(15), p. 95, 2015 (presented at the*56*, New Orleans, LA, November 2014).^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Wilson, A., Davoudabadi, M., and Shotorban, B., ``Modeling dust crystal in a cylindrical rf plasma reactor,'' the
*55*, Denver, CO, November 2013.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Matthews, L. S., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T. W., ``Cosmic dust aggregation with stochastic charging,'' the
*55*, Denver, CO, November 2013.^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Matthews, L. S., Shotorban, B., and Hyde, T. W., ``Effects of stochastic charging on cosmic dust aggregation,''
*44*, The Woodlands, TX, March 2013.^{th}Lunar and Planetary Science Conference - Dahale, A., Shotorban, B., and Mahalingam, S. ``Physics-based modeling of shrub fires: Study of distribution of bulk density and moisture content,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**57**(9), 2012 (presented at the*66*, San Diego, CA, November 2012.)^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Jacobs, G., Shotorban, B., and Don, W.-S., ``Eulerian-Eulerian and Eulerian-Lagrangian methods for shocked, turbulent, particle-laden flows,''
*The Fourth International Conference onScientific Computing and Partial Differential Equations*, Hong Kong Baptist University, Hong Kong, December 2011. - Shotorban, B., ``Nonstationary stochastic process of dust particle charging in plasmas,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**56**(12), pp. 190-191, 2011 (presented at the*53*, Salt Lake City, UT, November 2011).^{rd}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Horn, C., Davoudabadi, M., and Shotorban, B., ``Influence of rf oscillations on the dust particle dynamics in an rf plasma discharge,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**56**(12), p. 191, 2011 (presented at the*53*, Salt Lake City, UT, November 2011).^{rd}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Plasma Physics - Shotorban, B., ``Description of transport of oil-derived particulates through equilibrium Eulerian method,'' presented at
*Oil Spill Symposium,*Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, AL, March 2011. - Shotorban, B., ``A two fluid algorithm for incompressible flows laden with low stokes number particles,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**53**(9), 2008 (presented at the*62*, San Antonio, TX, November 2008.)^{nd}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Pantano, C., and Shotorban, B., ``Evaluation of uncertainty evolution in initial conditions by the least square kernel density function method,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**52**(9), 2007 (presented at the*61*, Salt Lake City, UT, November 2007.)^{st}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Shotorban, B., and Balachandar, S., ``Large-eddy simulation of particle concentration by equilibrium Eulerian approach,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**51**(9), p. 225, 2006 (presented at the*59*, Tampa Bay, FL, November 2006.)^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Shotorban, B., ``Large-eddy Simulation of particle-laden homogeneous shear turbulence with the modeling of subgrid-scale effects on particles,''
*The 7*, Los Angeles, CA, July 2006.^{th}World Congress on Computational Mechanics - Shotorban, B., and Mashayek, F., ``Implementation of defiltering techniques in large-eddy simulation of particle-laden turbulent flows,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**50**(9), p. 133, 2005 (presented at the*58*, Chicago, IL, November 2005.)^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics - Balachandar, S., and Shotorban, B., ``Two-way coupled direct simulation of particle-laden turbulent flows using equilibrium Eulerian approximation,''
*Bulletin of the American Physical Society*,**50**(9), p. 65, 2005 (presented at the*58*, Chicago, IL, November 2005.)^{th}Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics