Sophia Buckingham

Funding: Research Engineer at the von Karman Institute
Supervisor(s): Yann Bartosiewicz, Grégoire Winckelmans

Research group(s): TFL
Collaborations: Tamas Regert (VKI), SCK•CEN, Horizon 2020 MYRTE project


Recent publications

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Journal Articles

1. Shams, A.; Roelofs, F.; Tiselj, I.; Oder, J.; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Duponcheel, Matthieu; Niceno, B.; Guo, W.; Stalio, E.; Angeli, D.; Buckingham, Sophia; Koloszar, L.K.; Ortiz, A.V.; Planquart, P.; Narayannan, C.; van Tichelen, K.; Jager, W.; Schaub, T. A collaborative effort towards the accurate prediction of turbulent flow and heat transfer in low-Prandtl number fluids. In: Nuclear Engineering and Design, Fusion, (2019). (Accepté/Sous presse).

2. Buckingham, Sophia; Planquart, P.; Spaccapanicca, C.; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Winckelmans, Grégoire. Investigation of probe limitation effects by LES of unconfined backward-facing step flows at moderate Prandtl numbers. In: Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, (2018). (Soumis).

3. Coudou, Nicolas; Buckingham, Sophia; Bricteux, Laurent; van Beeck, Jeroen. Experimental study on the wake meandering within a scale model wind farm subject to a wind-tunnel flow simulating an atmospheric boundary layer. In: Boundary-Layer Meteorology, Vol. 167, no.1, p. 77-98 (2018). doi:10.1007/s10546-017-0320-8.

4. Buckingham, Sophia; Koloszar, Lilla; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Winckelmans, Grégoire. Optimized temperature perturbation method to generate turbulent in ow conditions for LES/DNS simulations. In: Computers & Fluids, Vol. 154, p. 44-59 (1 september 2017). doi:10.1016/j.compfluid.2017.05.015.

Conference Papers

1. van Tichelen, K.; Jäger, W.; Schaub, T.; Koloszar, L.K.; Ortiz, A.V.; Planquart, P.; Narayanan, C.; Shams, A.; Roelofs, F.; Tiselji, I.; Oder, J.; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Duponcheel, Matthieu; Niceno, B.; Guo, W.; Stalio, E.; Angeli, D.; Buckingham, Sophia. A Collaborative Effort Towards the Accurate Prediction of Flow and Heat transfers in Low-Prandtl Fluids.

2. Buckingham, Sophia; Koloszar, L.; Villa Ortiz, Agustin; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Winckelmans, Grégoire. LES Investigation of Prandtl Number Effects over a Backward Facing Step and Consequences for best Prtactice in Rans.

3. Buckingham, Sophia; Koloszar; Bartosiewicz, Yann; Winckelmans, Grégoire. Large-eddy simulation of turbulent heat transfer at low prandtl number over a backward facing step.

4. Buckingham, Sophia; koloszar, Lilla; Garcia-Sanchez, Clara; Winckelmans, Grégoire. Temperature perturbation method to generate turbulent inflow conditions for LES/DNS simulations.


1. Buckingham, Sophia. Prandtl number effects in abruptly separated flows : LES and experiments on an unconfined backward facing step flow, prom. : Winckelmans, Grégoire ; Bartosiewicz, Yann, 29/08/2018.