2018

Notes on the hybrid URANS/LES turbulence modeling for Internal Combustion Engines simulation

VK Krastev, G Di Ilio, G Falcucci, G Bella

Energy Procedia 148, 1098-1104


On the effects of surface corrugation on the hydrodynamic performance of cylindrical rigid structures

VK Krastev, G Amati, S Succi, G Falcucci

The European Physical Journal E 41 (8), 95


Overview on ICNAAM 2017 Session on Hull Slamming and Water-Entry Problems

D Chiappini, G Falcucci, V Krastev

AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (1), 420001


Ligament break-up simulation through pseudo-potential lattice Boltzmann method

D Chiappini, X Xue, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia

AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (1), 420003


Numerical and experimental study of asymmetric water impacts of wedge-shaped sections

VK Krastev, S Russo, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (1), 420011


Numerical simulation of water entry problems using open souce codes

AL Facci, P Fanelli, VK Krastev, S Russo, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (1), 420008


Experimental assessment of the water entry of compliant cylindrical structures

S Russo, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1978 (1), 420010


Smart integration of photovoltaic production, heat pump and thermal energy storage in residential applications

AL Facci, VK Krastev, G Falcucci, S Ubertini

Solar Energy


Experimental characterization of oblique and asymmetric water entry

S Russo, M Jalalisendi, G Falcucci, M Porfiri

Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science 92, 141-161


On the Effects of Reactant Flow Rarefaction on Heterogeneous Catalysis: a Regularized Lattice Boltzmann Study

G Falcucci, A Montessori, S Succi

Communications in Computational Physicsdoi 10


Simulating Engineering Flows through Complex Porous Media via the Lattice Boltzmann Method

VK Krastev, G Falcucci

Energies 11 (4), 715


Experimental assessment of buoyant cylinder impacts through high-speed image acquisition

S Russo, C Biscarini, AL Facci, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini

Journal of Marine Science and Technology 23 (1), 67-80


Lattice Boltzmann Modeling of Complex Flows for Engineering Applications

A Montessori, G Falcucci

Morgan & Claypool Publishers

2017

A Modified Version of the RNG k–ε Turbulence Model for the Scale-Resolving Simulation of Internal Combustion Engines

VK Krastev, L Silvestri, G Falcucci

Energies 10 (12), 21167


Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (PAHs) Degradation and Detoxification of Water Environment in Single‐chamber Air‐cathode Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs)

E Gambino, M Toscanesi, F Del Prete, F Flagiello, G Falcucci, M Minutillo, ...

Fuel Cells 17 (5), 618-6267


Multi-component Lattice Boltzmann simulation of the hydrodynamics in drip emitters

G Falcucci, VK Krastev, C Biscarini

Journal of Agricultural Engineering 48 (3), 175-180


A Zonal-LES Study of Steady and Reciprocating Engine-Like Flows Using a Modified Two-Equation DES Turbulence Model

VK Krastev, L Silvestri, G Falcucci, G Bella

SAE Technical Paper


Heterogeneous catalysis in pulsed-flow reactors with nanoporous gold hollow spheres

G Falcucci, G Amati, VK Krastev, A Montessori, GS Yablonsky, S Succi

Chemical Engineering Science 166, 274-282


Effect of nanoscale flows on the surface structure of nanoporous catalysts

MM Montemore, A Montessori, S Succi, C Barroo, G Falcucci, DC Bell, ...

The Journal of Chemical Physics 146 (21), 214703


Performance evaluation of Microbial Fuel Cells fed by solid organic waste: parametric comparison between three generations

RA Nastro, N Jannelli, M Minutillo, M Guida, M Trifuoggi, L Andreassi, ...

Energy Procedia 105, 1102-1108


Low pH, high salinity: Too much for microbial fuel cells?

N Jannelli, RA Nastro, V Cigolotti, M Minutillo, G Falcucci

Applied energy 192, 543-550


Extended friction elucidates the breakdown of fast water transport in graphene oxide membranes

A Montessori, CA Amadei, G Falcucci, M Sega, CD Vecitis, S Succi

EPL (Europhysics Letters) 116 (5), 54002


ASSESSMENT OF SOLID PHASE-MFCS BEHAVIOUR AND PERFORMANCE BY USING DIFFERENT INOCULA

F Flagiello, RA Nastro, G Falcucci, L Comunale, M Minutillo


Experimental assessment of buoyant cylinder impacts through high-speed image acquisition

S Russo, C Biscarini, AL Facci, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini

Journal of Marine Science and Technology, 1-14


Microbial fuel cells in solid waste valorization: trends and applications

RA Nastro, G Falcucci, M Minutillo, E Jannelli

Modelling Trends in Solid and Hazardous Waste Management, 159-171

2016

Effects of Knudsen diffusivity on the effective reactivity of nanoporous catalyst media

A Montessori, P Prestininzi, M La Rocca, G Falcucci, S Succi, E Kaxiras

Journal of Computational Science 17, 377-383


Mapping reactive flow patterns in monolithic nanoporous catalysts

G Falcucci, S Succi, A Montessori, S Melchionna, P Prestininzi, C Barroo, ...

Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 20 (7), 105


Design and optimization of an experimental test bench for the study of impulsive fluid-structure interactions

S Russo, VK Krastev, E Jannelli, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1738 (1), 270020


CFD aided optimization of an innovative SCR catalyst design for heavy-duty marine diesel engines

VK Krastev, S Russo, D Verdemare, G Recine, L Biferale, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1738 (1), 270017


Lattice kinetic approach to non-equilibrium flows

A Montessori, P Prestininzi, M La Rocca, G Falcucci, S Succi

AIP Conference Proceedings 1738 (1), 090005

3

Direct numerical simulation of SCR reactors through kinetic approach

VK Krastev, G Amati, E Jannelli, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper

3

Live monitoring of the distributed strain field in impulsive events through fiber Bragg gratings

R Panciroli, C Biscarini, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini

Journal of Fluids and Structures 61, 60-75

8

On the Effect of Different Configurations in Air-Cathode MFCs Fed by Composite Food Waste for Energy Harvesting

D Frattini, G Falcucci, M Minutillo, C Ferone, ...

Chemical Engineering Transactions 49, 85-90

6

2015

Three-dimensional lattice pseudo-potentials for multiphase flow simulations at high density ratios

A Montessori, G Falcucci, M La Rocca, S Ansumali, S Succi

Journal of Statistical Physics 161 (6), 1404-1419


Direct Numerical Simulation of Flow Physics and Chemistry inside SCR Reactors

V Krastev, S Russo, F Martini, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper


Lattice Boltzmann investigation of ferrofluid jet evolution in external magnetic fields

G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1648 (1), 570022


Fluid-structure interaction during the water entry of flexible cylinders

R Panciroli, G Falcucci, G Erme, E De Santis, E Jannelli

AIP Conference Proceedings 1648 (1), 570011


On the detailed multidimensional modeling of HT PEM fuell cells and stacks

VK Krastev, G Falcucci

AIP Conference Proceedings 1648 (1), 570006

2014

A small-scale CAES (compressed air energy storage) system for stand-alone renewable energy power plant for a radio base station: A sizing-design methodology

E Jannelli, M Minutillo, AL Lavadera, G Falcucci

Energy 78, 313-322


3D CFD modeling and experimental characterization of HT PEM fuel cells at different anode gas compositions

VK Krastev, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, M Minutillo, R Cozzolino

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 39 (36), 21663-21672


Lattice Boltzmann modeling of water entry problems

A Zarghami, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Succi, M Porfiri, S Ubertini

International Journal of Modern Physics C 25 (12), 1441012


Regularized lattice BGK versus highly accurate spectral methods for cavity flow simulations

A Montessori, M La Rocca, G Falcucci, S Succi

International Journal of Modern Physics C 25 (12), 1441003


Aeroelastic study of flexible flapping wings by a coupled lattice Boltzmann-finite element approach with immersed boundary method

A De Rosis, G Falcucci, S Ubertini, F Ubertini

Journal of Fluids and Structures 49, 516-533


Hydroelastic analysis of hull slamming coupling lattice Boltzmann and finite element methods

A De Rosis, G Falcucci, M Porfiri, F Ubertini, S Ubertini

Computers & Structures 138, 24-35


Regularized lattice Bhatnagar-Gross-Krook model for two-and three-dimensional cavity flow simulations

A Montessori, G Falcucci, P Prestininzi, M La Rocca, S Succi

Physical Review E 89 (5), 053317


Thermodynamic performance assessment of a small size CCHP (combined cooling heating and power) system with numerical models

E Jannelli, M Minutillo, R Cozzolino, G Falcucci

Energy 65, 240-249

2013

A coupled lattice Boltzmann-finite element approach for two-dimensional fluid–structure interaction

A De Rosis, G Falcucci, S Ubertini, F Ubertini

Computers & Fluids 86, 558-568


Direct numerical simulation of flow induced cavitation in orifices

G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini, G Bella

SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants 6 (2013-24-0005), 915-921


Direct numerical evidence of stress-induced cavitation

G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini, S Succi

Journal of Fluid Mechanics 728, 362-375


Lattice Boltzmann simulation of cavitating flows

G Falcucci, S Ubertini, G Bella, S Succi

Communications in Computational Physics 13 (3), 685-695


Lattice Boltzmann analysis of fluid-structure interaction with moving boundaries

A De Rosis, G Falcucci, S Ubertini, F Ubertini, S Succi

Communications in Computational Physics 13 (3), 823-834


Numerical Characterization of Micro-CHP Systems based on HT-PEM Fuel Cells

L Andreassi, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini

European Fuel Cell Conference 2013

2012

LBM method for roughness effect in open channel flows

S Di Francesco, G Falcucci, C Biscarini, P Manciola

AIP Conference Proceedings 1479 (1), 1777-1779


Integrated numerical and experimental study of a MCFC-plasma gasifier energy system

G Falcucci, E Jannelli, M Minutillo, S Ubertini, J Han, SP Yoon, SW Nam

Applied energy 97, 734-742


Lattice Boltzmann Simulation of Diesel Injection

G Falcucci, E Jannelli, S Ubertini, G Bella, A De Maio, S Palpacelli

ASME 2012 Heat Transfer Summer Conference collocated with the ASME 2012 …


A lumped parameter model for diesel soot morphology evaluation and emission control

G Falcucci

Proceedings of the Institution of Mechanical Engineers, Part D: Journal of …


Fluid dynamic investigation of channel design in high temperature PEM fuel cells

G Falcucci, E Jannelli, M Minutillo, S Ubertini

Journal of Fuel Cell Science and Technology 9 (2), 021014


Modelling fluid-structure interaction in flapping wings through a combined lattice Boltzmann-finite element method

A De Rosis, G Falcucci, S Ubertini, F Ubertini

Proceedings of Stochastic Mechanics 3, 26-33


A lattice Boltzmann approach to fluid-structure interaction problems

A De Rosis, G Falcucci

Proceedings of the 5th WSEAS Conference F-and-B’12 1, 73-77


Mesoscopic simulation of non-ideal fluids with self-tuning of the equation of state

CE Colosqui, G Falcucci, S Ubertini, S Succi

Soft Matter 8 (14), 3798-3809

2011

Lattice Boltzmann simulation of a cavitating diesel injector nozzle

G Falcucci, G Bella, S Palpacelli, A De Maio

SAE Technical Paper


Transverse harmonic oscillations of laminae in viscous fluids: a lattice Boltzmann study

G Falcucci, M Aureli, S Ubertini, M Porfiri

Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society of London A: Mathematical …


Modern lattice Boltzmann methods for multiphase microflows

G Falcucci, S Ubertini, D Chiappini, S Succi

IMA journal of applied mathematics 76 (5), 712-725


Lattice Boltzmann methods for multiphase flow simulations across scales

G Falcucci, S Ubertini, C Biscarini, S Di Francesco, D Chiappini, ...

Communications in Computational Physics 9 (2), 269-296

2010

Magnetically driven droplet break-up and vaporization: a lattice Boltzmann study

G Falcucci, S Succi, S Ubertini

Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2010 (05), P05010


Lattice Boltzmann modeling of diesel spray formation and break-up

G Falcucci, S Ubertini, G Bella, A De Maio, S Palpacelli

SAE International Journal of Fuels and Lubricants 3 (2010-01-1130), 582-593


Lattice Boltzmann simulations of phase-separating flows at large density ratios: the case of doubly-attractive pseudo-potentials

G Falcucci, S Ubertini, S Succi

Soft Matter 6 (18), 4357-4365

2009

Rupture of a ferrofluid droplet in external magnetic fields using a single-component lattice Boltzmann model for nonideal fluids

G Falcucci, G Chiatti, S Succi, AA Mohamad, A Kuzmin

Physical Review E 79 (5), 056706


Soot morphology effects on DPF performance

G Chiatti, O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper

2008

Lattice Boltzmann spray-like fluids

G Falcucci, S Chibbaro, S Succi, X Shan, H Chen

EPL (Europhysics Letters) 82 (2), 24005


DPF soot loading and regeneration: a lumped parameter approach

G Chiatti, O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper


Lattice Boltzmann models for nonideal fluids with arrested phase-separation

S Chibbaro, G Falcucci, G Chiatti, H Chen, X Shan, S Succi

Physical Review E 77 (3), 036705


Lumped parameter approach for DPF management in stationary diesel engines

G Chiatti, O Chiavola, G Falcucci

ASME 2008 Internal Combustion Engine Division Spring Technical Conference, 75-85


2008-01-0441 DPF Soot Loading and Regeneration: A Lumped Parameter Approach

G Chiatti, O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE SP 2155, 1

2007

Lattice Boltzmann models with mid-range interactions

G Falcucci, G Bella, G Chiatti, S Chibbaro, M Sbragaglia, S Succi

Commun. Comput. Phys 2 (6), 1071-1084


A lumped parameter scheme for DPF loading

G Chiatti, O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper


Influence of soot profile on overheating during regeneration

O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper


Influence of Soot Profile on Overheating During Regeneration

G Falcucci


2007-01-1139 Influence of Soot Profile on Overheating During Regeneration

O Chiavola, G Falcucci

SAE SP 2140, 237

2006

DPF soot profile features accounting for engine duty cycle

O Chiavola, G Falcucci, G Chiatti

ASME 2006 Internal Combustion Engine Division Fall Technical Conference, 177-185


Numerical simulation of soot deposition in diesel particulate filters

O Chiavola, G Falcucci

ASME 2006 Internal Combustion Engine Division Spring Technical Conference …

2019

From ab-initio Mesoscale Modelling of Red Blood Cells Towards Macroscale Simulations in Biomedical Devices

F Guglietta, L Biferale, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia, M Behr, G Koutsou

APS Division of Fluid Dynamics Meeting Abstracts, L29. 003


Smart integration of photovoltaic production, heat pump and thermal energy storage in residential applications

AL Facci, VK Krastev, G Falcucci, S Ubertini

Solar Energy 192, 133-143


Simulating blood rheology across scales: A hybrid LB-particle approach

G Falcucci, M Lauricella, P Decuzzi, S Melchionna, S Succi

International Journal of Modern Physics C 30 (10), 1941003


Environmental and Health Impact of Electric and Hydrogen Light Vehicles: The Case of an Italian Small City

L Andreassi, G Falcucci, AL Facci, S Ubertini

SAE Technical Paper


Multidimensional modeling of SCR systems via the lattice Boltzmann method

V Krastev, G Di Ilio, G Bella, S Ubertini, G Falcucci

SAE Technical Paper


Dynamic symmetry-breaking in mutually annihilating fluids with selective interfaces

S Succi, A Montessori, G Falcucci

Journal of Statistical Mechanics: Theory and Experiment 2019 (8), 083215


Hydrodynamic behavior of the pseudopotential lattice Boltzmann method for interfacial flows

D Chiappini, M Sbragaglia, X Xue, G Falcucci

Physical Review E 99 (5), 053305


Fluid structure interaction of buoyant bodies with free surface flows: Computational modelling and experimental validation

AL Facci, G Falcucci, A Agresta, C Biscarini, E Jannelli, S Ubertini

Water 11 (5), 1048


Towards exascale lattice Boltzmann computing

S Succi, G Amati, M Bernaschi, G Falcucci, M Lauricella, A Montessori

Computers & Fluids 181, 107-115


Evaluating the electrochemical and power performances of microbial fuel cells across physical scales: a novel numerical approach

VK Krastev, G Falcucci

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy 44 (9), 4468-4475


Live reconstruction of global loads on a powerboat using local strain FBG measurements

P Fanelli, A Mercuri, S Trupiano, F Vivio, G Falcucci, E Jannelli

Procedia Structural Integrity 24, 949-960


Evaluation of a scale-resolving methodology for the multidimensional simulation of GDI sprays

G Di Ilio, VK Krastev, G Falcucci

Energies 12 (14), 2699

2020

Lattice Boltzmann simulations on the tumbling to tank-treading transition: effects of membrane viscosity

F Guglietta, M Behr, L Biferale, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia

arXiv preprint arXiv:2012.06190


Extreme fluid dynamic simulations reveal environmentally-driven morphological features of Euplectella aspergillum

G Falcucci, G Amati, P Fanelli, V Krastev, S Succi


Structure and Isotropy of Lattice Pressure Tensors for Multi-range Potentials

M Lulli, L Biferale, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia, X Shan

arXiv preprint arXiv:2009.12522


LBM for 2D and 3D chemical reactors

G Falcucci

Lattice Boltzmann Modeling for Chemical Engineering 55, 81


Nanofluid Heat Transfer in Wavy-Wall Channels with Different Geometries: A Finite-Volume Lattice Boltzmann Study

G Di Ilio, S Ubertini, S Succi, G Falcucci

Journal of Scientific Computing 83, 1-24


Multiscale methodology for microbial fuel cell performance analysis

G Di Ilio, G Falcucci

International Journal of Hydrogen Energy


On the effects of membrane viscosity on transient red blood cell dynamics

F Guglietta, M Behr, L Biferale, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia

Soft matter 16 (26), 6191-6205

2021

Loading and relaxation dynamics of a red blood cell

F Guglietta, M Behr, G Falcucci, M Sbragaglia

arXiv preprint arXiv:2102.08752


Effect of Strain Measurement Layout on Damage Detection and Localization in a Free Falling Compliant Cylinder Impacting a Water Surface

A Mercuri, P Fanelli, S Ubertini, G Falcucci, E Jannelli, C Biscarini

Fluids 6 (2), 58


Optimized Modeling and Design of a PCM-Enhanced H2 Storage

AL Facci, M Lauricella, S Succi, V Villani, G Falcucci

Energies 14 (6), 1554