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Dr Fabian Zander

Dr Fabian Zander
Name Fabian Zander
Position Senior Research Fellow
Section Institute for Advanced Engineering and Space Sciences (Research)
Office Z424
Location Toowoomba Campus
Phone +61 7 4631 1195
Extension 1195
Qualifications BEng Qld , PhD Qld
Languages German (non accredited translator)

Research interests
Hypersonic Flows
Optical Diagnostics

Professional memberships
Member of American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics

USQ Research affiliations

  • Institute for Advanced Engineering and Space Sciences (IAESS)

Currently teaching courses/programs

Teaching experience(Tertiary)
5 Years

Teaching experience(Other)
5 Years

Research most recent
Currao, G. M. D. et al., "Oscillating Shock Impinging on a Flat Plate at Mach 6", AIAA Aviation, 2019.

Laux, C. O. et al., "Experimental Investigation of Meteorites: Ground Test Facilities" chapter in "Hypersonic Meteoroid Entry Physics", 2019.

Leiser, D., Loehle, S., Zander, F., Choudhury, R. Buttsworth, D. R., & Fasoulas, S., "Spacecraft Material Tests under Aerothermal and Mechanical Reentry Loads", AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition, 2019.

Research most notable
Zander, F., Morgan, R. G., Sheikh, U. A., Buttsworth, D. R., & Teakle, P. R., "Hot wall reentry testing in hypersonic impulse facilities," AIAA Journal, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 476-484, 2013.

Zander, F., "Surface Temperature Measurements in Hypersonic Testing Using Digital Single-Lens Reflex Cameras," Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 30, No. 4, pp.919-925, 2016.

Zander, F., Loehle, S., Hermann, T. A., & Fulge, H., "Fabry-Perot Spectroscopy for Kinetic Temperature and Velocity Measurements of a High Enthalpy Air Plasma Flow," Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, Vol. 50, No. 33, p.12, 2017.

Publications in ePrints

Birch, Byrenn ORCID: and Buttsworth, David and Zander, FabianORCID: (2020) Measurements of freestream density fluctuations in a hypersonic wind tunnel. Experiments in Fluids, 61 (7):158. pp. 1-13. ISSN 0723-4864

Birch, Byrenn ORCID: and Buttsworth, David and Zander, FabianORCID: (2020) Time-resolved stagnation temperature measurements in hypersonic flows using surface junction thermocouples. Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, 119:110177. pp. 1-13. ISSN 0894-1777

Zander, F. ORCID: and Leiser, D. and Choudhury, R. and Loehle, S. and Buttsworth, D.R. (2018) An Experimental and Numerical Investigation into the Aerodynamics of the ISS Re-entry. In: 21st Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC 2018), 10-13 Dec, 2018, Adelaide, Australia.

Kraetzig, Benjamin and Buttsworth, David R. and Zander, FabianORCID: and Loehle, Stefan (2014) Temperature and heat flux measurement on hot models in short-duration facilities. Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, 29 (1). pp. 37-46. ISSN 0887-8722

Zander, F. ORCID: and Morgan, R. G. and Sheikh, U. A. and Buttsworth, D. R. and Teakle, P. R. (2013) Hot wall testing methodology for impulse facilities. In: 18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference (AIAA 2012), 24-28 Sep 2012, Tours, France.

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