- Publikationen / Publications -

Habilitationsschriften und Dissertationen / Thesis of university lecture qualification and PhD thesis
Bücher und Buchbeiträge / Books and Related Contributions
Publikationen, Konferenzen, Forschungsberichte / Publications, conference papers and research reports
Forschungsprojekte und -vorhaben / Research projects

Habilitationsschriften und Dissertationen / Thesis of university lecture qualification and PhD thesis

(Eigene Publikationen bzw. von mir betreute wissenschaftliche Arbeiten)

Frank Th.:
"Parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation dreidimensionaler, disperser Mehrphasenströmungen und deren Anwendung in der Verfahrenstechnik"
An der Fakultät für Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik der TU Chemnitz zur Erlangung der venia legendi für das Fachgebiet Strömungsmechanik eingereichte Habilitationsschrift
Eingereicht : Oktober 2001, Verteidigt : 21. Juni 2002
17 Tabellen, 126 Abbildungen, 356 Seiten, 613 Literaturreferenzen.
Shaker Verlag, Aachen, Juli 2002
ISBN : 3-8322-0532-2
Eintrag im Multimedia ONline ARchiv CHemnitz (MONARCH)

"Parallel algorithms for the numerical simulation of 3-dimensional disperse multiphase flows and theire application in process technology"
Thesis for university lecture qualification (venia legendi), Faculty of Mechanical Engineering and Process Technology, Chemnitz University of Technology
submitted : October 2001, defensed : 21. June 2002
17 tables, 126 figures, 356 pages, 613 references.
Shaker Verlag, Aachen, July 2002
ISBN : 3-8322-0532-2
Listed also in the Multimedia ONline ARchiv CHemnitz (MONARCH)

Inhaltsverzeichnis der Habilitationsschrift (table of contents) (uneingeschränkter Zugriff / unrestricted access)
Kurzfassung der Habilitationsschrift (abstract) (uneingeschränkter Zugriff / unrestricted access)
Bestellung / Order Information :
Die Habilitationsschrift ist unter der oben angegebenen ISBN-Nummer beim Shaker Verlag, Aachen, bei Amazon oder über den örtlichen Buchhandel erhältlich.
The Thesis can be ordered under the ISBN number cited above from the publisher Shaker Verlag, Aachen, from Amazon or localy from good scientific book stores.
Frank Th.:
"Numerische Simulation der feststoffbeladenen Gasströmung im horizontalen Kanal unter Berücksichtigung von Wandrauhigkeiten",
Dissertation, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg,
Fakultät für Technische Wissenschaften (Jan. 1992).
E. Wassen :
"Entwicklung paralleler Algorithmen zur numerischen Simulation von Gas-Partikel-Strömungen unter Berücksichtigung von Partikel-Partikel-Kollisionen"
Dissertation, Technische Universität Chemnitz,
Fakultät für Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik (Dez. 1998).
Auch im Multimedia ONline ARchiv CHemnitz (MONARCH) archiviert und veröffentlicht.
K. Pachler :
"Parallele Berechnung 3-dimensionaler, instationärer Gas-Partikel-Strömungen unter Berücksichtigung von Kollisionen und Aggregatzustandsänderungen der dispersen Phase"
Dissertation,Technische Universität Chemnitz,
Fakultät für Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik (Juli 2004).
339 Seiten, 100 Abbildungen, 444 Literaturreferenzen.
Shaker Verlag, Aachen, Dezember 2004
ISBN : 3-8322-3448-9
Bestellung / Order Information :
Die Dissertation ist unter der oben angegebenen ISBN-Nummer beim Shaker Verlag, Aachen oder über den örtlichen Buchhandel erhältlich.
The Thesis can be ordered under the ISBN number cited above from the publisher Shaker Verlag, Aachen or localy from good scientific book stores.

S. Jebauer :
"Numerische Simulation kavitierender Strömungen"
Diplomarbeit, Institut für Strömungsmechanik, TU Dresden, pp. 78, Juli 2006.
Betreuer der Diplomarbeit bei ANSYS Germany, Otterfing: M. Kuntz & Th. Frank.
Ch. Nagl :
"Numerische Simulation von Strömungen mit freier Oberfläche in offenen, gestuften und ungestuften Gerinnen"
("Numerical Simulation of free surface flows in open inclined stepped channels")
Diplomarbeit, Fachgebiet und Laboratorium fr Hydromechanik, TU München, Germany, pp. 114, Oktober 2007.
Betreuer der Diplomarbeit bei ANSYS Germany, Otterfing: Th. Frank.
M. Adlakha :
"Numerical Simulation of Thermal Mixing in Tjunctions of Pipes using ANSYS CFX"
Master Thesis, TU Munich, Dept. of Hydromechanics
Supervision by Prof. Dr. M. Manhart & Dr. Th. Frank, ANSYS Germany, May 2008, 111 pp.
P. Beckstein :
"Numerische Simulation von Unterkühltem Blasensieden in einer Ringspalt-Strömung mit beheizten Wänden"
Report, TU Dresden, Dept. of Fluid Mechanics
Supervision by Prof. Dr. J. Fröhlich & Dr. Th. Frank, ANSYS Germany, February 2009

Bücher und Buchbeiträge / Books and Related Contributions

Editor Clayton T. Crowe:
Multiphase Flow Handbook, Mechanical Engineering Series, Volume 27
1156 pages
Published 2005 by CRC Press
CRC Press, Multiphase Flow Handbook, September 2005
ISBN 0849312809

Contribution by Th. Frank:
Section 13-5-1 : "Lagrangian Prediction of Performance Parameters in Cyclone Separators"

Table of contents I
Table of contents II

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Publikationen, Konferenzbeiträge, Forschungsberichte / Publications, conference papers and research reports

2017

Th. Frank, F. Menter :
"Validation of URANS and Stress-Blended Eddy Simulations (SBES) in ANSYS CFD for the Turbulent Mixing of Two Parallel Planar Water Jets Impinging on a Stationary Pool"
Proceedings of the ASME 2017 Verification and Validation Symposium, May 3-5, 2017, Las Vegas, NV, USA
Paper No. VVS2017-4047, 47 slides.
Abstract
Th. Frank, F. Menter, K. Contractor :
"URANS SST and SBES for the ASME V&V 30 Benchmark Problem 1 - Turbulent Mixing of Two Parallel Planar Water Jets Impinging on a Stationary Pool"
Meeting of the German CFD Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research, GRS, Garching, Germany, 07. March 2017, 47 slides.

2015

Th. Frank, T. Wittmann, D. Langmeyer:
"Investigation of the Hydraulic Flip Phenomenon for Diesel Fuel Cavitation in a Planar Injection Nozzle"
13th Joint HZDR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 24.-26. November 2015, 27 slides.

2014

Ch. Kasprzyk, Th. Frank, F. Menter, B. Vogt, Th. Scherer :
"LES Simulation of Turbulent Flow and Heat Transfer in Cavities of a Heat Sink"
ANSYS Conference & 32. CADFEM Users Meeting
NCC Ost, Nürnberg Messe, Germany, 04.-06. June 2014, 22 slides.

2013

C. Lifante, Th. Frank:
Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben "Modellierung, Simulation und Experimente zu Siedevorgängen in Druckwasserreaktoren"
Reaktorsicherheitsforschung-Vorhaben-Nr. 02NUK010G
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany
ANSYS Report TR-13-01, pp. 1-139, Januar 2013.
E. Krepper, R. Rzehak, C. Lifante, Th. Frank :
"CFD for subcooled flow boiling: Coupling wall boiling and population balance models"
Int. J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Volume 255, Pages 330-346 (2013)
E. Krepper, R. Rzehak, C. Lifante, Th. Frank :
"CFD-modelling of subcooled boiling"
Kerntechnik 2013, Vol. 78, Issue 01, Pages 43-49 (2013).
C. Lifante, B. Krull, Th. Frank, R. Franz, U. Hampel :
"CFD-Modeling of turbulent flows in rod bundle and comparison to experiments"
Kerntechnik 2013, Vol. 78, Issue 01, Pages 68-71 (2013).
Th. Lehnhäuser, Th. Frank, M. Wilson, D. Clifton, S. Angadi, S. Bhide, C. Guetari, A. Adhiya :
"A SPDM Solution for Globally Sharing Information"
SPDM International Conference at NAFEMS World Congress, Salzburg, Austria, 9.-12. Juni 2013.
E. Krepper, R. Rzehak, U. Hampel, R. Hampel, Th. Frank, J. Fröhlich, A. Hurtado, E. Koch, M.K. Koch, I. Otic, Th. Sattelmayer :
"Modelling, Simulation and Experiments on Boiling Processes in Pressurized Water Reactors"
The 15th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-15)
Pisa, Italy, 12.-15. May 2013, Paper No. NURETH15-332, pp. 14
E. Krepper, R. Rzehak, C. Lifante, Th. Frank :
"CFD Model of Wall Boiling Considering the Bubble Size Distribution"
The 15th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-15)
Pisa, Italy, 12.-15. May 2013, Paper No. NURETH15-333, pp. 14
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns :
"Wall Boiling Modeling Extension Towards Critical Heat Flux (CHF)"
The 15th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-15)
Pisa, Italy, 12.-15. May 2013, Paper No. NURETH15-358, pp. 12
Th. Frank :
"Database of ANSYS Fluid Solver Verification & Validation Tests based on ANSYS EKM"
ANSYS Conference & 31. CADFEM Users Meeting
Rosengarten Kongresszentrum, Mannheim, 19.-21. Juni 2013, 26 slides.
Ch. Kasprzyk, Th. Frank, G. Zschaeck :
"Investigation of the MiniPanda Benchmark using ANSYS CFD"
ANSYS Conference & 31. CADFEM Users Meeting
Rosengarten Kongresszentrum, Mannheim, 19.-21. Juni 2013, 26 slides.
B. Krull, C. Lifante, Th. Frank, R. Franz, U. Hampel :
"CFD-Modellierung der turbulenten Strömung in einem 3x3 Rohrbündel und Vergleich mit Experimenten"
ANSYS Conference & 31. CADFEM Users Meeting
Rosengarten Kongresszentrum, Mannheim, 19.-21. Juni 2013, 48 slides.

2012

Th. Frank, S. Jain, A.A. Matyushenko, A.V. Garbaruk :
"The OECD/NEA MATIS-H Benchmark - CFD Aanalysis of Water Flow Througha 5x5 Rod Bundle With Spacer Grids Using ANSYS Fluent and ANSYS CFX"
CFD4NRS-4, Conference on Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes in Nuclear Reactor Technology
OECD/NEA and IAEA Workshop, 10.-12. September 2012, Daejeon, South Korea, pp. 37.
C. Lifante, B. Krull, Th. Frank, R. Franz and U. Hampel :
"3x3 Rod Bundle Investigations, CFD Single-Phase Numerical Simulations"
CFD4NRS-4, Conference on Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes in Nuclear Reactor Technology
OECD/NEA and IAEA Workshop, 10.-12. September 2012, Daejeon, South Korea, pp. 19.
E. Krepper, R. Rzehak, C. Lifante, Th. Frank :
"CFD model of wall boiling including a population balance model"
CFD4NRS-4, Conference on Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes in Nuclear Reactor Technology
OECD/NEA and IAEA Workshop, 10.-12. September 2012, Daejeon, South Korea, pp. 14.
G. Zschaeck, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns :
"CFD Modelling and Validation of Wall Condensation in the Presence of Non-Condensable Gases"
CFD4NRS-4, Conference on Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes in Nuclear Reactor Technology
OECD/NEA and IAEA Workshop, 10.-12. September 2012, Daejeon, South Korea, pp. 13.
M.S. Gritskevich, A.V. Garbaruk, Th. Frank, F.R. Menter :
"Investigation of the Thermal Mixing of the T-Junction Flow with Different SRS Approaches"
CFD4NRS-4, Conference on Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes in Nuclear Reactor Technology
OECD/NEA and IAEA Workshop, 10.-12. September 2012, Daejeon, South Korea, pp. 11.
Th. Frank, S. Jain, A.A. Matyushenko, A.V. Garbaruk :
"The OECD/NEA MATIS-H Benchmark - CFD Aanalysis of Water Flow Througha 5x5 Rod Bundle With Spacer Grids Using ANSYS Fluent and ANSYS CFX"
ANSYS Conference & 30. CADFEM Users Meeting
Kongress Palais Kassel, 24.-26. October 2012, pp. 37.
M.S. Gritskevich, A.V. Garbaruk, Th. Frank, F.R. Menter :
"Investigation of the Thermal Mixing of the T-Junction Flow with Different SRS Approaches"
ANSYS Conference & 30. CADFEM Users Meeting
Kongress Palais Kassel, 24.-26. October 2012, pp. 11.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns, E. Krepper, R. Rzehak :
"CFD-Modeling of Boiling Processes"
Fachtagung der KTG-Fachgruppe "Thermo- und Fluiddynamik"
Institut für Fluiddynamik, Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf & TÜV NORD SysTec GmbH & Co. KG, Dresden-Rossendorf, 11.-12. Oktober 2012

2011

D. Lucas, Th. Frank, C. Lifante, P. Zwart, A. Burns:
"Extension of the inhomogeneous MUSIG model for bubble condensation"
Int. J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Volume 241, Issue 11, Pages 4359-4367 (November 2011)
S. Kliem, A. Gommlich, A. Grahn, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank, A. Gomez, V. Sanchez:
"Development of multi-physics code systems based on the reactor dynamics code DYN3D"
Kerntechnik, Vol. 76/3, pp. 160-165 (2011)
Th. Frank, F. Reiterer, C. Lifante:
"PSBT - CFD Simulation of Subcooled Boiling in Heated Subchannel Geometry using ANSYS CFX 13.0"
OECD/NRC Benchmark based on NUPEC PWR Sub-channel and Bundle Tests (PSBT)
Second Workshop (PSBT-2), Stockholm, Sweden, 11.-12. April 2011
Hosted by the Royal Institute of Technology (Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan, KTH), Prof. H. Anglart
S. Kliem, A. Grahn, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank:
"Coupling of the CFD code ANSYS CFX with the 3D neutron kinetic core model DYN3D for VVER applications"
Proc. of the 7th International Conference: "Safety Assurance of Nuclear Power Plants with WWER"
FSUE EDO "Gidropress" Podolsk, Russia, 17.-20. May 2011, CDROM, paper 007, pp. 10
A. Grahn, S. Kliem, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank:
"Thermal hydraulic reactor core calculations based on coupling the CFD code ANSYS CFX with the 3D neutron kinetic core model DYN3D"
Proceedings of the Annual Meeting on Nuclear Technology 2011, CDROM
Jahrestagung Kerntechnik, INFORUM GmbH, Berlin (2011)
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns:
"Coupling of a population balance approach with the RPI wall boiling model.
  Part I: Model formulation & homogeneous MUSIG-RPI validation"
9th Joint HZDR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf (HZDR), Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 8.-10. June 2011, 30 slides.
Th. Frank, F. Reiterer, C. Lifante:
"Investigation of the PWR Subchannel Void Distribution Benchmark (OECD/NRC PSBT Benchmark) Using ANSYS CFX"
The 14th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-14)
Paper No. 85, 25.-30. September 2011, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, pp. 25.
C. Lifante, F. Reiterer, Th. Frank:
"Coupling of Wall Boiling with Discrete Population Balance Model"
The 14th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-14)
Paper No. 87, 25.-30. September 2011, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, pp. 14.
Published in : Journal of Computational Multiphase Flows (JCMF), Vol. 4, Issue 3 (September 2012), pp. 287-298.
D. Scholz, P. Smirnov, Th. Frank:
Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben "HySIM - Simulationsmodule für die Entwicklung von Wasserstoff-Fahrzeugspeichern"
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany
ANSYS Report 0327813A, pp. 1-49, Dezember 2011.

2010

C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns, D. Lucas, E. Krepper:
"Prediction of polydisperse steam bubble condensation in subcooled water using the inhomogeneous MUSIG model"
DECHEMA Jahrestreffen der ProcessNet-Fachausschüsse Computational Fluid Dynamics und Wärme- und Stoffübertragung
Hamburg, Deutschland, 8.-10. März 2010.
D. Scholz, Th. Frank, S. Patel:
"ANSYS CFD Coupling to 1D Codes AMESIM & GT-POWER and Examples of 1D-3D Coupling"
NAFEMS UK Conference "Coupling 1D and 3D CFD: The Challenges and Rewards of Co-Simulation"
NAFEMS UK, Gaydon, UK, 17. March 2010
S. Toninel1, M. Kuntz, Th. Frank, G.M. Bianchi, S. Di Piazza, M. Rosso:
"Flexible Meshing Process and Multi-cycle Methodology for Simulating Reacting Flow in SI High Performance Engine with ANSYS CFX"
International Multidimensional Engine Modeling Users Group Meeting at the SAE Congress
Detroit, Michigan, USA, 12. April 2010, pp. 6
S. Kliem, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank:
"Prototype Coupling of the CFD Code ANSYS CFX with the 3D Neutron Kinetics Code DYN3D"
Jahrestagung Kerntechnik, Berlin, 04.-06. Mai 2010, Paper 104
S. Kliem, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank:
"Prototype coupling of the CFD software ANSYS CFX with the 3D neutron kinetic core model DYN3D"
Int. Conference PHYSOR-2010, Pittsburgh, USA, May 9-14, 2010
Th. Frank, P. Beckstein, C. Lifante, A.D. Burns :
"Prediction of Subcooled Wall Boiling in a Heated Annulus Including Conjugate Heat Transfer in the Central Heated Rod"
7th International Conference on Multiphase Flows
ICMF 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA, May 30 - June 4, 2010, pp. 14
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns, D. Lucas, E. Krepper :
"Prediction of Polydisperse Steam Bubble Condensation in Sub-Cooled Water using the Inhomogeneous MUSIG Model"
7th International Conference on Multiphase Flows
ICMF 2010, Tampa, Florida, USA, May 30 - June 4, 2010, pp. 13
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, A.D. Burns, E. Krepper, R. Rzehak:
"Development and Validation of the Wall Boiling Model in ANSYS CFD"
8th Joint FZD & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
HZDR, Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 22-24 June 2010, 75 slides.
S. Kliem, A. Grahn, U. Rohde, J. Schütze, Th. Frank:
"Coupling of the CFD code ANSYS CFX with the 3D neutron kinetic core model DYN3D"
20th Symposium of AER on VVER Reactor Physics and Reactor Safety, 20.-24. September 2010, Espoo, Finnland
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns, D. Lucas, E. Krepper:
"Prediction of Polydisperse Steam Bubble Condensation in Sub-cooled Water Using the Inhomogeneous MUSIG Model"
CFD4NRS-3 - Experimental Validation and Application of CFD and CMFD Codes to Nuclear Reactor Safety Issues
OECD/NEA & International Atomic Agency (IAEA) Workshop
Hosted by the United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission
14.-16. September 2010, Washington DC, USA, pp. 17.
Th. Frank:
"Development and Validation of Eulerian Multiphase Flow Models in ANSYS CFD"
DANSIS Seminar on Multiphase Flows - Danish Society for Industrial Fluid Dynamics
13. Oktober 2010, hosted at GEA Niro Company Head Quarters, Copenhagen, Denmark, 63 slides.
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, F. Reiterer:
"Advances in the Simulation of Boiling Steam-Water Flow through Fuel Assembly Subchannels and Rod Bundles"
ANSYS Conference & 28. CADFEM Users Meeting
Eurogress, Aachen, 3.-5. November 2010, pp. 1-48.
Ch. Lübon, D. Köster, G. Döbener, Y. Egorov, Th. Frank:
Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben "Entwicklung von CFD-Software zur Simulation mehrdimensionaler Strömungen in Sicherheitseinschlüssen von Kernreaktoren"
Reaktorsicherheitsforschung-Vorhaben-Nr. 150 1337
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany
ANSYS Report TR-10-01, pp. 1-101, Dezember 2010.

2009

E. Krepper, M. Beyer, Th. Frank, D. Lucas, H.-M. Prasser :
"CFD Simulation of polydispersed bubbly two-phase flow around an obstacle"
J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Vol. 239 (2009), Issue 11, pp. 2372-2381.
doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2009.06.015
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, H.-M. Prasser, F. Menter :
"Simulation of turbulent and thermal mixing in T-junctions using URANS and scale-resolving turbulence models in ANSYS CFX"
Published in J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Vol. 240 (2010), pp. 2313-2328.
doi:10.1016/j.nucengdes.2009.11.008
Th. Frank :
"Validation of Multi-Phase Flow Models in ANSYS CFX"
26th Short Courses on Modelling and Computation of Multiphase Flows
9.-13. February 2009, ETHZ, Zürich, Switzerland, pp. 95.
S. Toninel, H. Forkel, Th. Frank, B. Durst, Ch. Hasse, D. Linse :
"Implementation and Validation of the G-equation Model Coupled with Flamelet Libraries for Simulating Premixed Combustion in I.C. Engines"
SAE International, Paper No. 2009-01-0709.
SAE 2009 World Congress, Cobo Center Detroit, April 20-23, 2009, Detroit, Michigan, USA, pp. 17.
ISSN: 0148-7191
Published in: SAE International Journal of Engines, Vol. 2, pp. 674-690, October 2009.
D. Linse, B. Durst, Ch. Hasse, S. Toninel, Th. Frank, H. Forkel :
"Simulating Combustion in Spark-Ignition Engines with ANSYS CFX"
EASC'2009 - European Automotive Simulation Conference
6.-7. July 2009, Hilton Munich Park Hotel, Munich, Germany, pp. 13.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns :
"Extension of the Multiple-Size Group (MUSIG) Model to Phase Change Effects"
7th Joint FZD & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
FZ Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 27.-28. May 2009, 25 slides.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns :
"Further Development of Multiphase Flow Modeling in ANSYS CFX for the Simulation of Multidimensional Multiphase Flows in Nuclear Reactor Cooling Circuit"
2. Milestone-Workshop, CFD-Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research,
29. July 2009, FZ Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 76 slides.
J. Schütze, Th. Frank, S. Kliem:
"Prototype of a Coupling of ANSYS CFX with the Neutron Kinetics Software DYN3D (FZD) for the Simulation of Coupled Thermohydraulic and Neutron Kinetics Processes in Nuclear Reactors"
2. Milestone-Workshop, CFD-Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research,
29. July 2009, FZ Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 61 slides.
D. Köster, Th. Frank, F. Menter :
"Nuclear Reactor Safety - Simulation of Nuclear Reactor Containment Flows"
2. Milestone-Workshop, German CFD-Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research,
29. July 2009, FZ Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany, 57 slides.
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, A.D. Burns :
"Wall Boiling Modeling and Model Validation in ANSYS CFD"
NUFAME'2009, Workshop on Nuclear Fuel Assembly Modeling and Experiments
9.-10. July 2009, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden, pp. 80.
D. Lucas, M. Beyer, Th. Frank, P.J. Zwart, A.D. Burns :
"Condensation of Steam Bubbles Injected into Sub-Cooled Water"
The 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-13)
Paper No. N13P1097, 27. September - 2. October 2009, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, pp. 13.
A. Papukchiev, G. Lerchl, Ch.L. Waata, Th. Frank :
"Condensation of Steam Bubbles Injected into Sub-Cooled Water"
The 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-13)
Paper No. N13P1028, 27. September - 2. October 2009, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, pp. 13.
A. Manera, H.-M. Prasser, R. Lechner, Th. Frank :
"Toward the prediction of Temperature Fluctuations by means of Steady RANS for the Estimation of Thermal Fatigue"
The 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-13)
Paper No. N13P1312, 27. September - 2. October 2009, Kanazawa City, Ishikawa Prefecture, Japan, pp. 13.
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, A.D. Burns :
"Validation of multiphase flow modeling in ANSYS CFD"
SIAMUF - Swedish Industrial Association for Multiphase Flows
21.-22. October 2009, Multiphase Flows Meeting, Short Course and Seminar, Säröhus, Säröhusvägen, Särö/Gotenburg, Norway, pp. 75
Abstract
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, C.L. Waata, J. Schütze :
Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben "Entwicklung von CFD-Software zur Simulation mehrdimensionaler Strömungen im Reaktorkühlsystem"
Reaktorsicherheitsforschung des BMWi, Vorhaben-Nr. 150 1328
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany
ANSYS Technical Report TR-09-02, pp. 1-156, Oktober 2009.
P.S. Pereira da Silva, D. Köster, Y. Egorov, Th. Frank :
"Test cases for variable density flows"
2009 ESSS South American ANSYS Users Conference, Florianapolis, SC, Brazil
10.-13. November 2009, Florianapolis, SC, Brazil, pp. 37.
D. Scholz, M. Kuntz, Th. Frank:
"Generic Coupling Interface between ANSYS CFX and the 2D System Code LMS AMESim"
ANSYS Conference & 27. CADFEM Users Meeting
Congress Center Leipzig (CCL), 18.-20. November 2009, pp. 1-20.
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, A.D. Burns:
"Recent Advances in Modeling & Simulation of Boiling Processes in ANSYS CFD"
ANSYS Conference & 27. CADFEM Users Meeting
Congress Center Leipzig (CCL), 18.-20. November 2009, pp. 1-45.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, A.D. Burns:
"Prediction of Polydisperse Steam Bubble Condensation in Subcooled Water using the Inhomogeneous MUSIG Model"
ANSYS Conference & 27. CADFEM Users Meeting
Congress Center Leipzig (CCL), 18.-20. November 2009, pp. 1-30.
K. Rieck, P. Anschau, C. Lifante, M. Kuntz, Th. Frank :
"Untersuchung der Druckschwankungen höherer Ordnung am Hinterschiff unter Berücksichtigung der Kavitation am Propeller"
BMWi-Statustagung "Schifffahrt und Meerestechnik", Technologiepark Warnemünde (TPW)
3. Dezember 2009, Rostock, Germany, pp. 15.
Th. Frank :
"Recent Advances in ANSYS CFD Multiphase Flow Model Development, Validation and Application"
Invited Keynote Lecture, Seventh International Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics in the Minerals and Process Industries (CSIRO CFD2009)
9.-11. December 2009, Rydges Hotel, Melbourne, Australia, pp. 96.

2008

S. Toninel, H. Forkel, Th. Frank :
"Validation and Improvement of the G-Scalar Combustion Model for the Numerical Simulation of Premixed Combustion"
Final Project Report, Vers. 1.0
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Technical Report ANSYS/TR-08-01, pp. 66, 15th February 2008.
R. Meier-Staude, Th. Frank :
Abschlussbericht im AerViCo-Projekt: "AerViCo - Aerospace Virtual Company, Aufbau eines virtuellen Unternehmens in Luft- und Raumfahrt"
Förderkennzeichen des BMBF: 01HU0164
February 2008, ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany, pp. 177.
C.L. Waata, Th. Frank :
"Development of CFD Software for the Simulation of Multi-dimensional Flows in the Nuclear Reactor Cooling System - Coupling of ANSYS CFX with 1D System Code ATHLET"
ANSYS Germany, Final Report on Code Coupling in the BMWi Research Project Grant No. 150-1328
Technical Report No. ANSYS TR-08-02, March 2008, pp. 1-66.
S. Toninel, H. Forkel, Th. Frank :
"Validation and Improvement of the G-Scalar Combustion Model for the Numerical Simulation of Premixed Combustion"
Final Project Report, Vers. 1.0
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Technical Report ANSYS/TR-08-01, pp. 66, 15th February 2008.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, K. Rieck :
"Investigation of Pressure Fluctuations caused by Turbulent and Cavitating Flow around a P1356 Ship Propeller"
NAFEMS Seminar: "Simulation komplexer Strömungsvorgänge (CFD)"
March 10 - 11, 2008, Wiesbaden, Germany, pp. 1-14.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, K. Rieck :
"Investigation of Pressure Fluctuations caused by Turbulent and Cavitating Flow around a P1356 Ship Propeller"
MARINE-CFD 2008, Conference of RINA - The Royal Institution of Naval Architects
March 26 - 27, 2008, Southampton, UK, pp. 1-11.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, K. Rieck :
"On Influence of Turbulence Modelling on Cavitation Prediction for Flow around P1356 Ship Propeller"
Proceedings of the 27th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering
ASME OMAE-2008, June 15-20, 2008, Estoril, Portugal, pp. 1-10.
H.-M. Prasser, M. Beyer, Th. Frank, S. Al Issa, H. Carl, H. Pietruske, P. Schütz :
"Gas-liquid flow around an obstacle in a vertical pipe"
J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Volume 238, Issue 7, July 2008, Pages 1802-1819.
doi:10.1016/j.nucengdes.2007.11.007
Th. Frank :
"Development of CFD Software for Simulation of multi-dimensional Flows in Reactor Cooling Systems - Multiphase Flow Model Development"
1. Milestone-Workshop, CFD-Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research,
16. July 2008, Stuttgart, Germany, 76 slides.
C.L. Waata, Th. Frank :
"Development of CFD Software for Simulation of multi-dimensional Flows in Reactor Cooling Systems - Coupling of ANSYS CFX with ATHLET (GRS)"
1. Milestone-Workshop, CFD-Network on Nuclear Reactor Safety Research,
16. July 2008, Stuttgart,Germany, 21 slides.
Th. Frank, M. Adlakha, C. Lifante, F. Menter :
"Simulation of thermal stratification in T-junctions using scale-resolving turbulence models in ANSYS CFX"
BWR-OG Workshop on Thermal Stratification, Älvkarleby Laboratory
Vattenfall Research & Development AB, Sweden, June 3-4, 2008.
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, M. Adlakha, H.-M. Prasser, F. Menter :
"Simulation of Turbulent and Thermal Mixing in T-Junctions Using URANS and Scale-Resolving Turbulenc Models in ANSYS CFX"
XCFD4NRS - Experiments and CFD Codes Application to Nuclear Reactor Safety
OECD/NEA & International Atomic Agency (IAEA) Workshop
10.-12. September 2008, Grenoble, France, pp. 23.
Th. Frank :
"Eulerian & Lagrangian Multiphase Flow Modeling in ANSYS CFD 12.0"
ANSYS France User Meeting 2008, 14./15. October 2008, Paris, France, 199 slides.
Frank Th., Zwart P.-J., Krepper E., Prasser H.-M., Lucas D.:
"Validation of CFD models for mono- and polydisperse air-water two-phase flows in pipes"
J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Vol. 238 (2008), issue 3, pp. 647-659
doi: 10.1016/j.nucengdes.2007.02.056
E. Krepper, D. Lucas, Th. Frank, H.-M. Prasser, P.J. Zwart :
"The inhomogeneous MUSIG model for the simulation of polydispersed flows"
J. Nuclear Engineering and Design (NED), Vol. 238 (2008), issue 3, pp. 1690-1702.
doi:10.1016/j.nucengdes.2008.01.004
Y. Egorov, J. Ferreira, H. Forkel, Th. Frank:
Final Report on the Project: "Development, implementation and testing of a time scale separation model for the numerical simulation of turbulent combustion in partially premixed gases"
ANSYS Technical Report TR-08-06, TSS-Project, ANSYS Germany, 24. October 2008, pp. 1-69.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank :
"Abschlußbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben 'Untersuchung der Druckschwankungen höherer Ordnung am Hinterschiff unter Berücksichtigung der Kavitation am Propeller'"
English title: "Final Report for the Research Project 'Investigation of higher order pressure fluctuations and its influence on ship stern, taking into account cavitation at propeller blades'"
Abschlußbericht zum BMBF-Forschungsvorhaben, Förderkennzeichen/Project Number: 03SX202A
ANSYS Germany, Report-No. ANSYS/TR-08-04, 18. Dezember 2008, pp. 1-79.
English Version of the Final Report

2007

Bender R., Frank Th.:
"Simulation of a Direct Injection Engine and Cryogenic Engine"
Deliverable D3.2.K, pp. 50 HyICE project, EC Contract No. 506604, February 2007.
Th. Frank :
"Simulation of Flashing and Steam Condensation in Subcooled Liquid using ANSYS CFX"
5th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Dresden, Germany, April 26-27, 2007.
E. Krepper, D. Lucas, H.-M. Prasser , M. Beyer, Th. Frank :
"CFD Simulation of the Two-Phase Flow around an Obstacle applying an Inhomogeneous Multiple Bubble Size Class Approach"
5th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Dresden, Germany, April 26-27, 2007.
Th. Frank, E. Kumzerova, Th. Esch :
"Validation of Lagrangian Spray Formation for Use in Internal Combustion Engines"
5th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Dresden, Germany, April 26-27, 2007.
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, M. Kuntz :
"Extension and Validation of the CFX Cavitation Model for Sheet and Tip Vortex Cavitation on Hydrofoils"
5th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Dresden, Germany, April 26-27, 2007.
Th. Frank, H.-M. Prasser, M. Beyer, S. Al Issa :
"Gas-Liquid Flow around an Obstacle in a Vertical Pipe - CFD Simulation & Comparison to Experimental Data"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. 135, pp. 1-14.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
Th. Frank, C. Lifante, S. Jebauer, M. Kuntz, K. Rieck :
"CFD Simulation of Cloud and Tip Vortex Cavitation on Hydrofoils"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. 134, pp. 1-13.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
E. Krepper, Th. Frank, D. Lucas, H.-M. Prasser, P.J. Zwart :
"Inhomogeneous MUSIG Model - a Population Balance Approach for Polydispersed Bubbly Flows"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. S6_Thu_B_51, pp. 1-10.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
E. Krepper, M. Beyer, Th. Frank, D. Lucas, H.-M. Prasser :
"Application of a Population Balance Approach for Polydispersed Bubbly Flows"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. 378, pp. 1-8.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
S. Al Issa, M. Beyer, H.-M. Prasser, Th. Frank :
"Reconstruction of the 3D velocity field of the two-phase bubbly flow around a half moon obstacle using wire-mesh sensor data"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. 661, pp. 1-14.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
B. Hussmann, M. Pfitzner, Th. Esch, Th. Frank :
"A stochastic particle-particle collision model for dense gas-particle flows implemented in the Lagrangian solver of ANSYS CFX and its validation"
6th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2007
Leipzig, Germany, July 9-13, 2007
Paper No. 148, pp. 1-16.
ISBN: 978-3-86010-913-7
E. Krepper, Th. Frank, D. Lucas, H.-M. Prasser, P.J. Zwart :
"Inhomogeneous MUSIG Model - A Population Balance Approach For Polydisperse Bubbly Flows"
The 12th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-12)
Sheraton Station Square, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S.A. September 30-October 4, 2007.
Paper No. 60, pp. 1-19.
H.-M. Prasser, Th. Frank, Th. Höhne, D. Lucas :
"CFD Modellierung in der Sicherheitstechnik - Möglichkeiten und Grenzen"
DECHEMA & VDI-GVC ProcessNet-Jahrestagung 2007, Eurogress Aachen, 16.-18. Oktober 2007
Paper: V.7.06
C. Lifante, Th. Frank, K. Rieck :
"Investigations of Pressure Fluctuations caused by Turbulent and Cavitating Flow around a P1356 Ship Propeller"
25th ANSYS & CADFEM Users Meeting ACUM'2007
Dresden Congress Center, 21.-23. November 2007, Dresden, Germany.
Paper-No. xx, pp. 1-20.
Y. Egorov, J. Ferreira, H. Forkel, Th. Frank :
"Development, implementation and testing of a time scale separation (TSS) model for the numerical simulation of turbulent combustion in partially premixed gases"
Milestone-Report 1, TSS-Project, ANSYS Germany, October 2007, pp. 1-47.

2006

Frank Th. :
Abschlussbericht zum Forschungsvorhaben "Entwicklung von CFD-Software zur Simulation mehrdimensionaler Strömungen im Reaktorkühlsystem"
Reaktorsicherheitsforschung-Vorhaben-Nr. 150 1271
ANSYS Germany GmbH, Otterfing, Germany
ANSYS Report TR-06-01, pp. 1-72, January 2006.
Bender R., Frank Th.:
"ANSYS CFX 10 flow solver with diffusion flame model for variable pressure and Enthalpy"
Deliverable D3.2.I, pp. 27 HyICE project, EC Contract No. 506604, January 2006.
Lucas D., Prasser H.-M., Krepper E., Frank Th.:
"Modelle für die Simulation von Mehrphasenströmungen mit CFD-Codes"
Jahresbericht 2005, Forschungszentrum Rossendorf (FZR), Report FZR-451, ISSN 1437-322X, pp. 29-31, März 2006.
Prasser H.-M., Frank Th., Beyer M., Carl H., Al-Issa S., Pietruske H., Schütz P.:
"Gas-liquid flow around an obstacle in a vertical pipe - experiment and CFD simulation"
Annual Report 2005, Forschungszentrum Rossendorf (FZR), Report FZR-457, pp. 24-30, März 2006.
Frank Th. :
"CFD Modellierung im Bereich Strömungstechnik / Sicherheitstechnik für Ein- und Mehrphasenströmungen"
DECHEMA/GVC-Arbeitsausschuß "Sicherheitsgerechtes Auslegen von Chemieapparaten"
61. Sitzung, Forschungszentrum Rossendorf (FZR), Germany, 8.-9. März 2006.
Frank Th. :
"Qualification of ANSYS Software as a Framework of CFD and Multi-Physics Integration for Thermohydraulic Applications"
FISA 2006 Conference on EU Research and Training in Reactor Systems
Post-FISA 2006 Workshop No. 4 "Qualification of Advanced Numerical Software Platforms"
European Commission, Luxembourgh, 16. March 2006.
Frank Th., Lucas D., Prasser H.-M., Krepper E., Shi J.-M.:
"Entwicklung und Validierung von CFD-Modellen für Zweiphasenströmungen"
Fachtagung "Aktuelle Themen der Reaktorsicherheitsforschung in Deutschland"
Fachtagung der KTG-Fachgruppe "Sicherheit kerntechnischer Anlagen", "Thermo- und Fluiddynamik" und "Betrieb von kerntechnischen Anlagen"
Kerntechnische Gesellschaft e.V., Forschungszentrum Rossendorf (FZR), Institut für Sicherheitsforschung, Germany, 3.-4. April 2006, pp. 1-9.
Prasser H.-M., Frank Th., Beyer M., Carl H., Pietruske H., Schütz P.:
"Gas-liquid flow around an obstacle in a vertical pipe - Experiments and CFD Simulation"
Jahrestagung Kerntechnik 2006
Eurogress Aachen, Germany, 16.-18. May 2006, pp. 1-6.
Frank Th., Prasser H.-M. :
"Prediction of 3-dimensional air-water bubbly flow around a movable orifice"
4th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 26.-29. June 2006.
Frank Th. :
"The German CFD Network on nuclear reactor safety research "Development and application of CFD modelling to phenomena in the primary circuit of pressurized water reactors" - Results & Perspectives"
4th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 26.-29. June 2006.
Krepper E., Lucas D., Prasser H.-M., Shi J.-M., Frank Th., Zwart J.P. :
"Validation of the CFX inhomogeneous MUSIG model"
4th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 26.-29. June 2006.
Hußmann B., Pfitzner M., Esch Th., Frank Th. :
"Particle-particle collision model for dispersed gas-particle flows: implementation and validation"
4th Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 26.-29. June 2006.
Frank Th., Meier-Staude R. :
"Arbeitspaket 4.5: IT-Einsatz in Virtuellen Unternehmen"
AerViCo Projektbericht, Ergebnisse zu Arbeitspaket 4.5
ANSYS Germany, Report Nr. ANSYS/TR-06-02, pp. 75, Juli 2006.
Frank Th., Zwart P.-J., Krepper E., Prasser H.-M., Lucas D.:
"Validation of CFD models for mono- and polydisperse air-water two-phase flows in pipes"
CFD4NRS Workshop on Benchmarking of CFD Codes for Application to Nuclear Reactor Safety
OECD/NEA International & International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) Workshop
Gesellschaft für Anlagen- und Reaktorsicherheit (GRS), Garching, Germany, 5.-7. September 2006, pp. 1-19.
Bender R., Frank Th.:
"ANSYS CFX 10 Flow Solver with Extended Coherent Flame Model"
Deliverable D3.2.J, pp. 35, HyICE project, EC Contract No. 506604, September 2006.
Frank Th.:
"Multiphase Flow Modeling & Simulation with Application to Water-Vapor Flows Through Fuel Rod Bundles of Nuclear Reactors"
Workshop on Modeling and Measurements of Two-Phase Flows and Heat Transfer in Nuclear Fuel Assemblies
Division of Nuclear Reactor Technology, School of Engineering Sciences, KTH, Stockholm, Sweden, 10-11 October 2006.
Frank Th.:
"Simulation of Complex Three-Dimensional Bubbly Flows with ANSYS CFX - Model Development & Validation"
24th CADFEM & ANSYS CFX Users Conference
Schwabenlandhalle Stuttgart/Fellbach, Germany, 25.-27. Oktober 2006.
Kuntz M., Frank Th.:
"CFD Simulation of Cavitating Flows over Hydrofoils"
24th CADFEM & ANSYS CFX Users Conference
Schwabenlandhalle Stuttgart/Fellbach, Germany, 25.-27. Oktober 2006.
Schowalter D., Frank Th.:
"Computational Fluid Dynamics for GenIII and GenIII+ Nuclear Power Plants"
EUCI Conference on "Best Practices for the New Nuclear Power Plant Certification and Combined Operation License (COL) Application Process"
Omni CNN Center Atlanta, GA, USA, November 6-7, 2006.
Frank Th.:
"CFD modeling and simulation for nuclear reactor safety analysis and nuclear engineering applications using ANSYS CFX"
INSPECTA Symposium "Kärnteknik 2006: Mekaniska komponenter i kärntekniska anläggningar; Modernisering och utbyggnad av Kärnkraft i Norden"
Stockholm, Sweden, November 29-30, 2006.

2005

Frank Th., Lechner R., Menter F. :
"Investigation of three-dimensional upward and downward directed gas-liquid two-phase bubbly flow in a 180 degree bent tube"
11. Workshop on Two-Phase Flow Predictions
Merseburg, Germany, April 5-8, 2005, pp. 1-15.
Proceedings CD-ROM, Edited by Prof. Dr. M. Sommerfeld, ISBN 3-86010-767-4
Frank Th. :
"Progress in the numerical simulation (CFD) of 3-dimensional gas-liquid multiphase flows"
2. NAFEMS CFD-Seminar "Simulation komplexer Strömungsvorgänge (CFD) - Anwendungen und Entwicklungstendenzen"
Niedernhausen bei Wiesbaden, Germany, 25.-26. April 2005, pp. 1-18.
Steinhagen U., Bender R., Frank Th.:
"Advanced grid generation tools for moving grid application"
Deliverable D3.2.H, pp. 20, HyICE project, EC Contract No. 506604, May 2005.
Frank Th. :
"Die Erstellung und Anwendung von Best Practice Guidelines (BPG) im EU-Projekt ECORA zur Bewertung von CFD-Simulationen in der Kernreaktor-Sicherheitsforschung (NRS)"
Jahrestagung Kerntechnik, Nürnberg, Germany, 10.-12. Mai 2005.
Frank Th., Bauer W., Unger F. :
"Particle Tracking and Spray Modelling for Piston Flow Applications"
Fachtagung "Strömungssimulation in der Fahrzeugtechnik"
München, Germany, 12. May 2005.
Shi J.-M., Zwart J.P., Frank Th., Rohde U., Prasser H.-M. :
"The multi-field multiple-size group (inhomogeneous NxM MUSIG) model for poly-disperse gas-liquid flows and model evaluation based on FZR TOPFLOW experiments:
Part 1 - Model concept and equations"
3rd Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 30. May - 3. June 2005.
Frank Th., Shi J.-M., Prasser H.-M., Krepper E. :
"The multi-field multiple-size group (inhomogeneous NxM MUSIG) model for poly-disperse gas-liquid flows and model evaluation based on FZR TOPFLOW experiments:
Part 2 - Validation and comparison with TOPFLOW experiments"
3rd Joint FZR & ANSYS Workshop "Multiphase Flows: Simulation, Experiment and Application"
Rossendorf/Dresden, Germany, 30. May - 3. June 2005.
Co-Autor des Berichts: "Weiterentwicklung und Verifikation / Validierung von Rechenprogrammen für die Reaktorsicherheit"
Ein Bericht zum Stand der Entwicklung und zur wissenschaftlichen Weiterführung von Arbeiten der staatlich geförderten Reaktorsicherheitsforschung
Erarbeitet im Auftrag des Bundesministeriums für Wirtschaft und Arbeit (BMWA)
Herausgegeben vom Projektträger Reaktorsicherheitsforschung des BMWA, pp. 336, 30. November 2005.
Shi J., Zwart J.P., Frank Th., Rohde U., Prasser H.-M. :
"The multiple velocity multiple size group (NxM MUSIG) model for poly-dispersed multiphase flows - The first verification report"
Research Report, FZ Rossendorf, Germany, August 2005, pp. 1-31.
Frank Th., Zwart J.P., Shi J., Krepper E., Lucas D., Rohde U. :
"Inhomogeneous MUSIG model - a population balance approach for polydisperse bubbly flows"
International Conference "Nuclear Energy for New Europe", NENE-2005
Bled, Slovenia, September 5-8, 2005, pp. 1-14.
Frank Th. :
"Numerical simulation of slug flow regime for an air-water two-phase flow in horizontal pipes"
The 11th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics (NURETH-11)
Popes' Palace Conference Center, Avignon, France, October 2-6, 2005, Paper No. 038, pp. 1-13.
Krepper E., Prasser H.-M., Frank Th. :
"Air-water flow in a vertical pipe with sudden changes of superficial water velocity"
The 11th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-Hydraulics (NURETH-11)
Popes' Palace Conference Center, Avignon, France, October 2-6, 2005, Paper No. 066, pp. 1-15.
Frank Th., Zwart P.J., Shi J., Krepper E., Rohde U. :
"The Multi-Field Multiple-Size Group Model for Polydisperse Gas-Liquid Flows: Model Concept & Validation"
23. CADFEM Users Meeting & ANSYS CFX Users Conference
Bonn, Germany, November 9-11, 2005, pp. 1-12.
Frank Th. :
"Industry Update on CFX-10 - Multiphase Flow Modelling"
23. CADFEM Users Meeting & ANSYS CFX Users Conference
Bonn, Germany, November 9-11, 2005.

2004

Frank Th. :
"Numerical Simulation of Slug Flows in Horizontal Pipes using CFX-5 (Validation test case HDH-01/1)"
Research Report in the GRS-BMWA Project "Development of CFD software for the simulation of multidimensional flows in the reactor cooling system", CFD-Verbund Kernreaktorsicherheit
ANSYS CFX Germany, Otterfing, Germany, pp. 1-53, April 2004.
ANSYS Technical Report TR-04-06
Pachler K., Frank Th. :
"Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation 3-dimensionaler, stark phasengekoppelter, disperser Mehrphasenströmungen"
Zwischenbericht zum DFG-Sonderforschungsbereich 393, Teilprojekt D2, 2002-2004, pp. 261-270,
TU Chemnitz, Fakultät MB/VT, Prof. Techn. Thermodynamik,
FG Mehrphasenströmungen, Chemnitz, June 2004.
Die 350 Seiten umfassende Vollversion des SFB-Berichts, 2002-2004 ist ebenfalls Online verfügbar.
Burns A.D., Frank Th., Hamill I., Shi J.-M. :
"The Favre Averaged Drag Model for Turbulent Dispersion in Eulerian Multi-Phase Flows"
5th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2004
Yokohama, Japan, May 31 - June 3, 2004
paper No. 392, pp. 1-17.
Shi J.-M., Frank Th., Krepper E., Lucas D., Rohde U., Prasser H.-M. :
"Implementation and Validation of Non-Drag Interfacial Forces in CFX-5"
5th International Conference on Multiphase Flows, ICMF'2004
Yokohama, Japan, May 31 - June 3, 2004
paper No. 400, pp. 1-14.
Frank Th., Shi J.-M., Krepper E. :
"Non-drag Forces in Gas-Liquid Bubbly Flows and Validation of Existing Formulations"
Joint Workshop "Multiphase Flow: Simulation, Experiment and Application",
FZ Rossendorf & Ansys Germany GmbH, 28.-30. Juni 2004, Dresden, Germany.
CD-ROM Conference Proceedings, ANSYS Germany GmbH, Oterfing.
Burns A., Frank Th., Hamill I., Shi J.-M. :
"Double Averaged Turbulence Modelling in Eulerian Multi-Phase Flows"
Joint Workshop "Multiphase Flow: Simulation, Experiment and Application",
FZ Rossendorf & Ansys Germany GmbH, 28.-30. Juni 2004, Dresden, Germany.
CD-ROM Conference Proceedings, ANSYS Germany GmbH, Oterfing.
Shi J.-M., Frank Th., Burns A. :
"Turbulence Dispersion Force - Physics, Model derivation and Evaluation"
Joint Workshop "Multiphase Flow: Simulation, Experiment and Application",
FZ Rossendorf & Ansys Germany GmbH, 28.-30. Juni 2004, Dresden, Germany.
CD-ROM Conference Proceedings, ANSYS Germany GmbH, Oterfing.
Frank Th., Shi J.-M., Burns A.D. :
"Validation of Eulerian Multiphase Flow Models for Nuclear Safety Applications",
3rd International Symposium on Two-Phase Flow Modelling and Experimentation
Pisa, Italy, September 22.-24., 2004, pp. 1-8.
Shi J., Frank Th., Prasser H.-M., Rohde U.:
"N x 1 Multiple Size Group (MUSIG) Model - Implementation and Application to Gas-Liquid Flows in a Vertical Pipe",
22nd CADFEM Users Meeting 2004
International Congress on FEM Technology & ANSYS CFX & ICEM CFD Conference "Fluid meets structure",
10.-12. November 2004, Dresden, Germany.
Frank Th. :
"CFD Simulation Tools for Automotive Painting Applications"
2. DFO-Anwenderforum "CFD-Simulation in Prozessen der Autoserienlackierung"
FhG IPA-Institut, Stuttgart, Germany, 9. Dezember 2004.
Shi J., Zwart P.J., Frank Th., Rohde U., Prasser H.-M.:
"Development of a multiple velocity multiple size group model for poly-dispersed multiphase flows"
Annual Report 2004, Forschungszentrum Rossendorf (FZR), Institut of Safety Research, pp. 21-26, 2004.

2003

Bernert K., Frank Th., Schneider H., Pachler K. :
"Numerical Simulation of Disperse Multiphase Flows With an Application in Power Engineering"
International Journal of Numerical Methods in Fluids, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd.
Vol. 41, Issue 12, pp. 1253-1271, April 2003.
ISSN : 1097-0363, DOI: 10.1002/fld.423
Frank Th. :
"Centralized liquid sloshing in a cylindrical pool (ECORA Verification test case VER02)"
Research Report in the ECORA Research Programe, 5th EURATOM Framework Programme 1998--2003
European Commission, Contract No. FIKS-CT-2001-00154
AEA Technology GmbH, CFX-Germany, Otterfing, Germany, pp. 1-24, February 2003.
ANSYS Technical Report TR-03-07
Frank Th., Denev J.A., Pachler K.:
"Large Eddy Simulation (LES) der Gas-Feststoff-Strömung in einem Standardzyklon"
Arbeitssitzung des GVC-Fachausschusses ''Mehrphasenströmungen''
5.-7. März 2003, Baden-Baden, Germany
Kurzfassungen der Vorträge, No. , pp. 1-2.
Shalaby H.H., Frank Th. :
"Design and numerical investigation of cyclone separators"
Final Research Report in the ICSC World Laboratory Schoolarship Programe
Research Group on Multiphase Flows, Department of Technical Thermodynamics
Chemnitz University of Technology, Germany, pp. 1-30, March 2003.
Frank Th. :
"A Review on Advanced Eulerian Multiphase Flow Modelling for Gas-Liquid Flows"
Research Report in the GRS-BMWA Project "Development of CFD software for the simulation of multidimensional flows in the reactor cooling system", CFD-Verbund Kernreaktorsicherheit
AEA Technology GmbH, ANSYS CFX Germany, Otterfing, Germany, pp. 1-23, 27. March 2003.
ANSYS Technical Report TR-03-08
Frank Th. :
"Numerical simulation of centralized liquid sloshing in a cylindrical container"
Conference on Multiphase Flows in Industrial Applications, Simulations & Experiments
Forschungszentrum Rossendorf e.V. (FZR), 28.-30. April 2003, Dresden, Germany.
Denev J.A., Frank Th., Pachler K.:
"Large Eddy Simulation (LES) of Turbulent Square Channel Flow using a PC-Cluster Architecture"
4th International Conference on "Large-Scale Scientific Computations"
Sozopol, Bulgaria, June 4.-8., 2003.
Paper as listed on www.pubzone.org
Published at Springer:
Lecture Notes in Computer Science, Springer-Verlag Heidelberg, I. Lirkov et al. (Eds.),
Vol. 2907, pp. 363-370, 2004, ISBN: 3-540-21090-3
Frank Th. :
"Bubble flow in vertical pipes - Investigation of the test case VDL-01/1 (FZR-074) for the validation of CFD codes"
Research Report in the GRS-BMWA Project "Development of CFD software for the simulation of multidimensional flows in the reactor cooling system", CFD-Verbund Kernreaktorsicherheit
ANSYS CFX Germany, Otterfing, Germany, pp. 1-39, July 2003.
ANSYS Technical Report TR-03-09
Frank Th. :
"Numerical simulation of multiphase flows using CFX-5"
Plenary Session Presentation on CFX Users Conference 2003
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 4.-6. November 2003
CD-ROM Conference Proceedings, ANSYS CFX Germany.
Frank Th., Shi J.-M., Krepper E., Lucas D., Rohde U., Prasser H.-M. :
"Implementation and validation of non-drag forces in the Eulerian multiphase flow model of CFX-5"
CFX Users Conference 2003, Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany, 4.-6. November 2003
CD-ROM Conference Proceedings, ANSYS CFX Germany.
Frank Th. :
3. CFX Technology Seminar : "Multiphase Flow Modelling"
Robert Bosch GmbH, Schillerhöhe, Stuttgart, 15. Dezember 2003.

2002

Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K., Schneider H. :
"MISTRAL/PartFlow-3D - ein vollständig parallelisiertes Berechnungsverfahren für disperse Fluid-Partikel-Strömungen"
GVC-Fachausschußsitzung "Mehrphasenströmungen", 5.-7. März 2002, Magdeburg, Germany.
Kurzfassungen der Vorträge, No. 2.09, pp. 1-2.
Pachler K., Frank Th., Bernert K. :
"Simulation of Unsteady Gas-Particle Flows including Two- and Four-Way-Coupling on a MIMD Computer Architectur"
10th Workshop on Two-Phase Fow Predictions, 9.-12. April 2002
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany, pp. 418-423.
ed. by M. Sommerfeld, Lehrstuhl für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik, Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, FB Ingenieurwissenschaften, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany, April 2002.
ISBN: 3-86010-641-4
Schneider H., Frank Th., Pachler K., Bernert K. :
"A Numerical Study of the Gas-Particle Flow in Pipework and Flow Splitting Devices of Coal-Fired Power Plant"
10th Workshop on Two-Phase Fow Predictions, 9.-12. April 2002,
Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany, pp. 227-236.
ed. by M. Sommerfeld, Lehrstuhl für Mechanische Verfahrenstechnik, Institut für Verfahrenstechnik, FB Ingenieurwissenschaften, Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale), Germany, April 2002.
ISBN: 3-86010-641-4
Frank Th. :
"Modellierung und numerische Simulation disperser Fluid-Partikel-Strömungen"
Vortrag bei der Robert Bosch GmbH, Abt. FV/FLM, Stuttgart/Schillerhöhe, 17. Mai 2002.
Frank Th. :
"Parallele Algorithmen (MIMD) für die numerische Simulation 3-dimensionaler Fluid-Partikel-Strömungen in der Verfahrenstechnik"
Vortrag am Weierstraß-Institut für Angewandte Analysis und Stochastik (WIAS), Berlin, 23. Mai 2002.
Frank Th., Schneider H., Bernert K., Pachler K. :
"Parallel Numerical Prediction of Pulverized Coal Particle Flow in Bifurcator Type Flow Splitters"
accepted for publication in Transactions of ASME, Journal of Pressure Vessel Technology (JPVT)
Vol. 125, No. 2, pp. 1-6, February 2003.
ISSN: 1528-8978
Denev J.A., Frank Th. :
Abschlußbericht zum DAAD-Forschungsvorhaben "Wissenschaftliches Hochleistungsrechnen für komplexe Strömungsaufgaben bei Raumluftströmungen (Large Eddy Simulation - LES)"
Interner Report, FG Mehrphasenströmungen, TU Chemnitz, pp. 1-6, Dezember 2002.

2001

Wassen E., Frank Th.:
"Simulation of cluster formation in gas-solid flow induced by particle-particle collisions"
Chemnitz University of Technology, Chemnitz, Germany, March 1999, pp. 1-20.
Published in International Journal of Multiphase Flow (March 2001)
Volume 27, Issue 3, pages 437-458.
Pachler K., Bernert K., Frank Th. :
"Simulation einer instationären Gas-Partikel-Strömung unter Berücksichtigung von Kollision, Wandstoß und Phasenswechselwirkung"
Sitzung der GVC-Fachausschüsse "Mehrphasenströmungen" und "Mischvorgänge"
1.-2. März 2001, Wernigerode, Germany.
Schneider H., Frank Th., Schade K.-P., Bernert K., Hädrich Th., Erdmann H.-J. :
"A Numerical and Experimental Study of the Gas-Particle Flow in Pipework and Flow Splitting Devices of Coal-Fired Power Plant"
PARTEC 2001 - International Congress for Particle Technology
Session 12, Multiphase Flow / CFD
Nürnberg, Germany, 27-29 March 2001.
Abstract
Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K., Schneider H. :
"Efficient Parallel Simulation of Disperse Gas-Particle Flows on Cluster Computers"
International Parallel CFD 2001 Conference,
Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands, May 21-23, 2001, pp. 1-8.
To be published in : "Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics - Recent Developments and Advances", Edited by : P. Wilders, A. Ecer, J. Periaux, N. Satofuka, Elsevier Sience B.V., Amsterdam, NL, 2002.
ISBN: 0-444-50672-1
Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K., Schneider H. :
"Aspects of Efficient Parallelization of Disperse Gas-Particle Flow Predictions Using Eulerian-Lagrangian Approach"
ICMF 2001 - 4th International Conference on Multiphase Flow, Paper No. 311, pp. 1-13,
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., May 27 - June 1, 2001
Abstract
Schade K.-P., Schneider H., Frank Th., Erdmann H.-J., Hädrich Th., Bernert K. :
"Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Particle Erosion Caused by Pulverized Fuel in Channels and Pipework of Coal-Fired Power Plant"
ICMF 2001 - 4th International Conference on Multiphase Flow, Paper No. 325, pp. 1-12,
New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S.A., May 27 - June 1, 2001
Accepted for publication in the Int. Journal of Powder Technology :
Elsevier Science B.V., Vol. 125, Issues 2-3, pp. 242-250, June 2002.
ISSN number: 0032-5910
Abstract
Bernert K., Frank Th., Schneider H., Pachler K. :
"Numerical Simulation of Disperse Multiphase Flows With an Application in Power Engineering"
3rd International Symposium on Computational Technologies for Fluid/Thermal/Chemical Systems with Industrial Applications
Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A., September 22-26, pp. 1-12, 2001.
Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K. :
"Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation 3-dimensionaler, stark phasengekoppelter, disperser Mehrphasenströmungen"
Zwischenbericht zum DFG-Sonderforschungsbereich 393, Teilprojekt D2, 1999-2001, pp. 261-282,
TU Chemnitz, Fakultät MB/VT, Prof. Techn. Thermodynamik,
FG Mehrphasenströmungen, Chemnitz, März 2001.
Die 369 Seiten umfassende Vollversion des SFB-Berichts, 1999-2001 ist ebenfalls Online verfügbar.
Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K. :
"Dynamic Load Balancing for Lagrangian Particle Tracking Algorithms on MIMD Cluster Computers"
PARCO'2001 - International Conference on Parallel Computing 2001
Naples, Italy, September 4-7, 2001, pp. 1-9.
Bernert K., Frank Th., Pachler K. :
"MISTRAL/PartFlow-3d: Theoretical and User Manual (Version 3.17)"
Research Group of Multiphase Flows, Chemnitz University of Technology
Internal Research Report, October 2001, pp. 1-115.

2000

Frank Th.:
"Application of Eulerian-Lagrangian Prediction of Gas-Particle Flows to Cyclone Separators"
VKI - Von Karman Institute for Fluid Dynamics
Lecture Series Programme 1999-2000
"Theoretical and Experimental Modeling of Particulate Flow"
Rhode-Saint-Genese (Bruessels), Belgium, 3.-7. April 2000, pp. 1-52.
Frank Th. :
"Simulation von Strömungen in der Verfahrenstechnik auf Clustercomputern"
Kolloqium anläßlich der Einweihung des Chemnitzer Linux-Clusters (CLIC)
TU Chemnitz, Germany, 11. Oktober 2000
Frank Th., Wassen E., Bernert K., Yu Q.:
"Numerische Berechnung der Partikelbewegung und -abscheidung in Zyklonen"
Internationales Innovationsseminar 2000 zu Magdeburg
INNSA - Innovation Relay Centre, tti Magdeburg
Berechnung Verfahrenstechnischer Prozesse / Computational Process Engineering
Magdeburg, 26.-27. Oktober 2000
Pachler K., Bernert K., Frank Th., Schneider H. :
"Simulation von Mehrphasenströmungen auf Parallelrechnern und deren Anwendung in der Verfahrenstechnik"
CHC-2000, 2. Chemnitz / Hamburger Colloqium
Auslegung und Modellierung energetischer Anlagen und Systeme
Technische Universität Hamburg-Harburg, Deutschland, 16./17. November 2000.
Frank Th., Bernert K., Pachler K., Schneider H.:
"Efficient Parallelization of Eulerian-Lagrangian Approach for Disperse Multiphase Flow Calculations on MIMD Computer Architectures"
IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing,
CLUSTER 2000, November 28.-December 2., 2000,
Chemnitz University of Technology, Saxony, Germany.
Extended version of the paper (13 pages)
Short abstract of the paper as published in the conference proceedings (2 pages)
Bernert K., Frank Th., Schneider H., Pachler K.:
"Multi-Grid Acceleration of a SIMPLE-Based CFD-Code and Aspects of Parallelization"
IEEE International Conference on Cluster Computing,
CLUSTER 2000, November 28.-December 2., 2000,
Chemnitz University of Technology, Saxony, Germany.
Paper with color pictures
Paper without large color pictures
Meyer A., Frank Th.:
"Parallel Computing in Chemnitz und das Beispiel einer Anwendung bei Mehrphasenströmungen"
WIR - Sachsen, 1. Kolloquium Wissenschaftliches Rechnen in Sachsen
ZHR der TU Dresden, 4. Dezember 2000.

1999

Frank Th., Schneider J., Yu Q., Wassen E.:
"Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Particle Separation in a Symmetrical Double Cyclone Separator"
8th Int. Symposium on Gas-Particle Flows,
ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting,
San Francisco, CA, U.S.A., July 18-22, 1999.
CD-ROM Proceedings, Paper No. FEDSM99-7865, pp. 1-10.
Abstract
Frank Th., Schneider J., Bernert K. :
"Numerische Untersuchung der Gas-Partikel-Strömung in symmetrischen Doppelzyklonabscheidern"
VDI-Gesellschaft Energietechnik und VDI-Gesellschaft Verfahrenstechnik und Chemieingenieurwesen
VDI-Forum "Zyklonabscheider in der Energie- und Verfahrenstechnik"
27./28. Oktober 1999, Leverkusen, Germany.
VDI-Berichte 1511, VDI-Verlag, Düsseldorf, 1999.
Abstract

1998

Frank Th., Wassen E., Yu Q.:
"Lagrangian Prediction of Disperse Gas-Particle Flow in Cyclone Separators"
ICMF '98 - 3rd International Conference on Multiphase Flow 1998
Lyon, France, June 8.-12., 1998
CD-ROM Proceedings, Paper No. 217, pp. 1-8.
Abstract
Frank Th., Wassen E., Yu Q.:
"Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation 3-dimensionaler, stark phasengekoppelter, disperser Mehrphasenströmungen"
Zwischenbericht zum DFG-Sonderforschungsbereich 393, Teilprojekt D2, 1996-1998, pp. 227-250,
TU Chemnitz, Fakultät MB/VT, Prof. Techn. Thermodynamik,
FG Mehrphasenströmungen, Chemnitz, Juni 1998.
Die 372 Seiten umfassende Vollversion des SFB-Berichts, 1996-1998 ist ebenfalls Online verfügbar.
Th. Frank, Q. Yu, E. Wassen :
"Numerische Untersuchung der Strähnenbildung und Erosion in 3-dimensionalen Gas-Feststoff-Strömungen"
49. Berg- und Hüttenmännischer Tag, TU Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany
Kolloquium "Probleme angewandter Strömungsforschung", 18./19. Juni 1998
published in : Freiberger Forschungshefte, A 844, Grundstoff-Verfahrenstechnik, Silikattechnik, pp. 18-33.
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Abstract
E. Wassen :
"Entwicklung paralleler Algorithmen zur numerischen Simulation von Gas-Partikel-Strömungen unter Berücksichtigung von Partikel-Partikel-Kollisionen"
Dissertation, Technische Universität Chemnitz,
Fakultät für Maschinenbau und Verfahrenstechnik (Nov. 1998).
Th. Frank, E. Wassen :
"Numerische Simulation der Partikelabscheidung in Fliehkraftabscheidern"
CVC - 1. Chemnitzer Verfahrenstechnisches Colloquium, Strömungen in der Verfahrenstechnik
TU Chemnitz, Germany, 25.-26. November 1998.

1997

Hädrich Th. (, Schade K.-P., Frank Th.):
"Theoretische Betrachtung des Einflusses der Wandrauhigkeit auf den Partikel-Wand-Stoß"
Interner Forschungsbericht der FG Mehrphasenströmungen (unpublished).
Technische Universität Chemnitz, März 1997, Chemnitz.
Wassen E., Frank Th., Yu Q.:
"A Comparison of Parallel Algorithms for the Numerical Simulation of Multiphase Flows"
The 1. Euro-Conference on Parallel and Distributed Computing for Computational Mechanics.
Lochinver, Scotland, April 26 - May 1st, 1997.
Frank Th., Wassen E.:
Abschlußbericht zum DFG-Forschungsvorhaben :
"Parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation von Mehrphasenströmungen in komplexen 3-dimensionalen Geometrien"
DFG-Forschungsvorhaben im Normalverfahren, Projektnr. : Fr 1069/3-1
TU Chemnitz-Zwickau, FG Mehrphasenströmungen, Chemnitz, 1. Juni 1997.
Frank Th., Wassen E., Yu Q.:
"A 3-dimensional Lagrangian Solver for Disperse Multiphase Flows on Arbitrary, Geometricaly Complex Flow Domains using Block-structured Numerical Grids"
7th Int. Symposium on Gas-Particle Flows,
ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting,
Vancouver, BC, Canada, June 22-26, 1997.
CD-ROM Proceedings, FEDSM97-3590
Frank Th., Wassen E.:
"Parallel Efficiency of PVM- and MPI-Implementations of two Algorithms for the Lagrangian Prediction of Disperse Multiphase Flows"
JSME Centennial Grand Congress 1997
ISAC '97 Conference on Advanced Computing on Multiphase Flow
Tokyo, Japan, July 18-19, 1997.
Frank Th., Wassen E., Yu Q.:
"Ein blockstrukturiertes Verfahren zur Berechnung disperser Gas-Feststoff-Strömungen in komplexen 3-dimensionalen Geometrien"
VDI-Gesellschaft Verfahrenstechnik und Chemieingenieurwesen
GVC-Jahrestagung 1997, Prozeß- und Umwelttechnik
Dresden, 24.-26. September 1997.
In Chemie-Ingenieur-Technik, Vol. 69, Nr. 9/97, pp. 1270-1271.

1996

Frank Th.:
"Comparison of three parallelization methods for calculation of disperse multiphase flows using the Lagrangian approach"
Proc. 3rd Int. Conference "Parallel CFD '96",
Implementations and Results Using Parallel Computers,
Capri, Italy, May 20-23, 1996.
Frank Th., Wassen E.:
"Parallel Solution Algorithms for Lagrangian Simulation of Disperse Multiphase Flows"
Proc. 2nd Int. Symposium on Numerical Methods for Multiphase Flows,
ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting,
San Diego, CA, USA, July 7-11, 1996, FED-Vol. 236, Vol. 1, pp. 11-20.

1995

Schade K.-P., Frank Th., Petrak D., Hädrich Th.:
"An Experimental and Numerical Study of the Two-Phase Flows in Sprays with Hollow Cone Nozzles and Full Cone Nozzles"
PARTEC '95 - International Congress for Particle Technology,
11th European Conference of ILASS-Europe on Atomization and Sprays,
Proceedings, pp. 377-388.
Nürnberg, Germany, March 21-23, 1995.
Frank Th. :
"Disperse Multiphase Currents of Air Pollutants",
Final Report on ESPRIT Projekt #5404, GP MIMD, Extension of Workpackage 6, Activity 6.2.3,
March 1995, TU Chemnitz-Zwickau, Germany.

1994

Frank Th., Schulze I.:
"Ein numerisches Verfahren zur Berechnung disperser Mehrphasenströmungen auf parallelen Hochleistungsrechnern",
Arbeitssitzung des Fachausschusses Mehrphasenströmungen der Gesellschaft Verfahrenstechnik und Chemieingenieurwesen des VDI,
17./18. Februar 1994, Würzburg.
Schulze I., Frank Th., Petrak D.:
"Numerical two-phase flow predictions of fine particle classification based on the Coanda effect",
7th Workshop on Two-Phase Flow Predictions,
LSTM Erlangen-Nürnberg, April 11-14, 1994.
Frank Th., Schulze I.:
"Numerical simulation of gas-droplet flow around a nozzle in a cylindrical chamber using Lagrangian model based on a multigrid Navier-Stokes solver"
Proc. Int. Symposium on Numerical Methods for Multiphase Flows,
ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting,
Lake Tahoe, NV, USA, June 19-23, 1994, FED-Vol. 185, pp. 93-107.

1993

Frank Th., Schade K.-P., Petrak D.:
"Numerical Simulation and Experimental Investigation of a Gas-Solid Two-Phase Flow in a Horizontal Channel",
Int. Conf. Multiphase Flows, September 24-27, 1991, Tsukuba, Japan,
Veröffentlicht in :
Int.J. Multiphase Flow, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 187-198 (1993).

1992

Frank Th.:
"Numerische Simulation der feststoffbeladenen Gasströmung im horizontalen Kanal unter Berücksichtigung von Wandrauhigkeiten",
Dissertation, Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg,
Fakultät für Technische Wissenschaften (Jan. 1992).
Frank Th., Bräuer I.:
"Modellierung und Computersimulation turbulenter Zweiphasenströmungen",
Mitteilung der AG STAB der DGLR,
TU Chemnitz-Zwickau, FB Maschinenbau III, Forschungsgruppe Mehrphasenströmungen, 1992.

1991

Petrak D., Hädrich Th.:
"Laser Doppler Anemometry and Fiberoptical Spatial Filter Anemometry - a comparision for the Multiphase flow measurement",
4th Int. Conf. Laser Anemom., Cleveland (1991).
Frank Th., Schade K.-P., Petrak D.:
"Modellbildung und Computersimulation mehrdimensionaler Gas-Feststoff-Strömungen unterschiedlicher Konzentration",
Vortrag von D. Petrak auf dem Jahrestreffen des GVC-Fachausschusses Mehrphasenströmungen,
21.-22. Februar 1991, Bremen.
Veröffentlicht in Chemie-Ingenieur-Technik, Vol. 63 (1991), Nr. 12, S. 1266-1267.

1990

Frank Th., Petrak D.:
"Computersimulation der feststoffbeladenen Gasströmung im horizontalen Kanal mit Hilfe des Lagrange-Modells unter Berücksichtigung der Wandrauhigkeit",
4. Int. Kong. Pneum. Transp., Budapest, Proceedings, B1-1. (1990).

Forschungsprojekte und -vorhaben / Research projects

Der Stand von vor 1996 wurde nicht erfaßt.

2002

Dr. Th. Frank, K. Pachler :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Forschungsvorhaben, SFB 393/D2,
3. Förderzeitrraum 01/2002 bis 12/2004
Dr. Th. Frank, DI Hemdan Hanafy Shalaby :
Numerische Simulation der Partikelabscheidung im Standardzyklon
Forschungsvorhaben finanziert durch das ICSC World Laboratory, Lausanne, Schweiz
April 2002 - April 2003
Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. Jordan Assenov Denev :
Wissenschaftliches Hochleistungsrechnen für komplexe Strömungsaufgaben bei Raumluftströmungen - LES für disperse Mehrphasenströmungen
Forschungsvorhaben finanziert durch den DAAD
August 2002 - Dezember 2002

2001

Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. H. Schneider, DI K.-P. Schade:
Measurement and Control Techniques for Improving Combustion Efficiency and Reducing Emissions from Coal-Fired Plant
Teilprojekt "Parallel Numerical Simulation of Pulverized Fuel (PF) Flow in Pipework and Flow Control System, Focusing on Bifurcator (2-way) Type Flow Splitters"
Project of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) under Contract No. 7220-PR-050
Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. K. Bernert, K. Pachler :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2

2000

Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. H. Schneider, DI K.-P. Schade:
Measurement and Control Techniques for Improving Combustion Efficiency and Reducing Emissions from Coal-Fired Plant
Teilprojekt "Parallel Numerical Simulation of Pulverized Fuel (PF) Flow in Pipework and Flow Control System, Focusing on Bifurcator (2-way) Type Flow Splitters"
Project of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) under Contract No. 7220-PR-050
Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. K. Bernert, Dr. E. Wassen, K. Pachler :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2

1999

Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. H. Schneider, DI K.-P. Schade:
Measurement and Control Techniques for Improving Combustion Efficiency and Reducing Emissions from Coal-Fired Plant
Teilprojekt "Parallel Numerical Simulation of Pulverized Fuel (PF) Flow in Pipework and Flow Control System, Focusing on Bifurcator (2-way) Type Flow Splitters"
Project of the European Coal and Steel Community (ECSC) under Contract No. 7220-PR-050
Dr. Th. Frank, Dr. K. Bernert, Dr. E. Wassen, K. Pachler :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2

1998

Dr. Th. Frank, E. Wassen, Q. Yu :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2

1997

Dr. Th. Frank, E. Wassen, Q. Yu :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2
Dr. Th. Frank, E. Wassen :
3D-Simulation von Mehrphasenströmungen
DFG-Vorhaben

1996

Dr. Th. Frank, E. Wassen, Q. Yu :
Effiziente parallele Algorithmen für die numerische Simulation komplexer, 3-dimensionaler Mehrphasenströmungen auf MIMD-Rechnerarchitekturen
DFG-Sonderforschungsbereichs-Vorhaben, SFB 393/D2
Dr. Th. Frank, E. Wassen :
3D-Simulation von Mehrphasenströmungen
DFG-Vorhaben

Dr. Thomas Frank, since 1993, last modified : 7. May 2017.