Professor David Buttsworth
|Position||Professor (Thermofluids Engineering)|
|Section||School of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering|
|Phone||+61 7 4631 2614|
|Qualifications||BEng(Hons) Qld , PhD Qld|
Fields of Research (FoR)
Mechanical Engineering not elsewhere classified
Aerospace Engineering not elsewhere classified
Hypersonic aerothermodynamics, supersonic inlets and combustion, rocket propulsion, ejectors, wave rotors, icing
Senior Member, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Senior Member of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Currently teaching courses/programs
MEC2402 Stress Analysis
MEC4103 Heat Transfer
Research most recent
GMD Currao, AJ Neely, CM Kennell, SL Gai, DR Buttsworth, 2019, Hypersonic Fluid–Structure Interaction on a Cantilevered Plate with Shock Impingement, AIAA Journal, 1-16.
R Ravichandran, DR Buttsworth, SW Lewis, RG Morgan, TJ McIntyre, 2019, Filtered Image Thermography for High Temperatures in Hypersonic Preheated Ablation Experiments, Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 1-11
M Zhao, D Buttsworth, R Choudhury, 2018, Experimental and numerical study of OH* chemiluminescence in hydrogen diffusion flames, Combustion and Flame, 197, 369-377
Research most notable
DR Buttsworth, 2001, Assessment of effective thermal product of surface junction thermocouples on millisecond and microsecond time scales, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 25 (6), 409-420
Publications in ePrints
Saeed, Ramiz and Buttsworth, David and Saleh, Khalid (2019) A new wind tunnel facility for ice crystal icing experiments. In: 2019 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures, 17-21 June 2019, Minneapolis, MN, USA.
Mahmood, R. A. and Buttsworth, D. and Malpress, R. (2019) Computational and experimental investigation of using an extractor in a vertical gravitational flash tank separator. International Journal of Automotive and Mechanical Engineering, 16 (2). pp. 6706-6722. ISSN 2229-8649
Mahmood, Raid Ahmed and Buttsworth, David and Malpress, Ray (2019) Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Two-phase Flow Orientation Direction Change on a Vertical Flash Tank Separator. International Journal of Management and Applied Science (IJMAS), 5 (4). pp. 25-29.
Leis, John and Buttsworth, David and Saeed, Ramiz and Saleh, Khalid and McGilvray, Matthew and Gillespie, David (2019) Microwave technique for liquid water detection in icing applications. In: 2019 International Conference on Icing of Aircraft, Engines, and Structures, 17-21 June 2019, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Al-Rbaihat, R. and Malpress, R. and Buttsworth, D. and Saleh, Kh. (2018) Detached eddy simulation of an adjustable radial ejector. In: 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 10-13 Dec 2018, Adelaide, Australia.