AME 514 Applications of Combustion - Fall 2006
Assignment #5: Due Monday 12/11/06, at 11:00 am,
i.e. at the time of the final exam.
Scanned and emailed homework is greatly preferred (please email directly to the grader,
David Clayton (firstname.lastname@example.org)), but paper copy is acceptable if scanning is too
. This time, late homework will not be accepted!!! Period!!! We have
only 3 days to grade everything after the final exam…
Part 1: paper review
ONLY PAPERS ON THE APPROVED LIST BELOW ARE ACCEPTABLE.
EXCEPTIONS CAN BE MADE WITH PRIOR APPROVAL FROM PDR. Read any of
the research papers listed below.
For your convenience, most of the papers are
available on the class website in the /Lecture13/ folder (you’re welcome…)
cases you can tell from the title what the subject is but in a few cases I’ve mentioned the
importance of the paper.
Budrene E.O., Berg H. C., "Complex patterns formed by motile cells of E. coli,"
349, 630 (1991). (Sorry, only paper copy available.)
Clavin, P., Masse, L. (2004). “Instabilities of ablation fronts in inertial confinement
fusion: A comparison with flames.”
Physics of Plasmas
Clavin, P., Williams, F. A. (2004). “Asymptotic Spike Evolution in Rayleigh-Taylor
J. Fluid. Mech.
Clavin, P., Almarcha C. (2005). “Ablative Rayleigh-Taylor instability in the limit of an
infinitely large density ratio.”
Comptes Rendus Mechanique
Gamezo, V. N., Khokhlov, A. M., Oran, E. S., Chtchelkanova, A. Y., Rosenberg, R. O.