Harish Ganesh


Assistant Research Scientist, 111A NAME, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Bio





Dr. Ganesh's research interests lie primarily in the field of fluid dynamics with focus on hydrodynamic cavitation and experimental methods. He received his Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering from University of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 2014, Masters in Aerospace sciences from Univeristy of Michigan at Ann Arbor in 2009, and under-graduate degree in Aerospace Engineering from Madras Institute of Technology, India in 2005.

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Research Areas



Hydrodynamic cavitation, Experimental methods such a PIV, radiation based measurements techniques, compressible gas-liquid flows, data-driven analyis and augmentation of dense/noisy experimental datasets



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Publications


Peer-reviewed Journals

  • Barwey, S., Ganesh, H., Hassanaly., M., Raman, V., and Ceccio, S. L., "Data-based analysis of multimodal partial cavity shedding dynamics", Experiments in Fluids, 61, 1-21, 2020

  • Ganesh, H., Bhatt, A., and Ceccio, S. L., "Effect of compressibility on bubbly cavitating flows", Journal of Hydrodynamics, 32, 1-5, 2020

  • Barbaca, L., Pearce, P. W., Ganesh., H., Ceccio, S. L., and Brandner, P. A., "On the unsteady behaviour of cavity flow over a two-dimensional wall-mounted fence", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 874, 483-525, 2019

  • Wu, J., Ganesh., H., and Ceccio, S. L., "Multi-modal partial cavity shedding on a NACA0015 hydrofoil and its relation to the presence of bubbly shocks", Experiments in Fluids, 60-66, 2019

  • Ganesh., H., Makiharju., S., and Ceccio, S. L., "Bubbly shock propagation as a mechanism of shedding in separated cavitating flows", Journal of Hydrodynamics Ser. B, 29-6, pp. 907-916, 2017

  • Makiharju., S., Ganesh., H., and Ceccio, S. L., "The dynamics of partial cavitation formation, shedding, and the influence of dissolved and injected non-condensable gas", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 829, pp. 420-458, 2017

  • Ganesh, H., Makiharju., S., and Ceccio, S. L., "Bubbly shock propagation as a mechanism for sheet-to-cloud transition of partial cavities", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 802, pp. 37-78, 2016

  • Lee, I. H., Mäkiharju, S. A., Ganesh, H., and Ceccio, S. L., "Scaling of Gas Diffusion Into Limited Partial Cavities", Journal of Fluids Engineering,138(5), 05130, 2016

  • Ganesh, H., Schot, J., and Ceccio, S. L., "Stationary cavitation bubbles forming in a delta wing vortex", Physics of Fluids, Vol. 26, 127102, 2014

  • Chang, N., Ganesh, H., Yakushiji, R., and Ceccio, S. L., "Tip vortex cavitation suppression by active mass injection", Journal of Fluids Engineering, vol.133, pp.111301-1-11, 2011


Conference Proceedings

  • Ganesh, H., Bhatt, A., Wu, J., Deijlen, L., and Ceccio, S. L., “Effect of Compressibility on Cavitating Bubbly Flows”, 10th International Conference on Multi-Phase Flows, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May. 19 - 24, 2019

  • Xu, K., Ganesh, H., Makiharju, S., and Ceccio, S. L., “A High-Speed X-ray Tomography System for Optically Opaque Multiphase Flows ”, 10th International Conference on Multi-Phase Flows, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, May. 19 - 24, 2019

  • Bhatt, A., Wu, J., Ganesh, H., and Ceccio, S. L., “Spatially Resolved X-ray Void-fraction Measurments of a Cavitating NACA0015 Hydrofoil”, 32nd Symposium of Naval Hydrodynamics, Hamburg, Germany, Aug. 05 - 10, 2018

  • Ganesh, H, Deijlen, L., Bhatt, A., Wu, J., and Ceccio, S. L., “Cavitation Dynamics in Wakes Behind Bluff Bodies”, 32nd Symposium of Naval Hydrodynamics, Hamburg, Germany, Aug. 05 - 10, 2018

  • Wu, J., Bhatt, A., Ganesh, H., and Ceccio, S. L., “Synchronized X-ray Densitometry and Surface Pressure Measurements on a Cavitating NACA0015 Hydrofoil to Estimate Bubbly Shock Properties”, CAV 2018, 10th International Symposium on Cavitation, Baltimore, Maryland, May. 14 - 16, 2018

  • Deijlen, L., Bhatt, A., Wu, J., Ganesh, H., and Ceccio, S. L., “Cavitation Dynamics in Wakes Behind Bluff Bodies”, CAV 2018, 10th International Symposium on Cavitation, Baltimore, Maryland, May. 14 - 16, 2018

  • Ganesh, H., Juliana., W., and Ceccio, S. L., “Investigation of Cavity Shedding Dynamics on a NACA0015 Hydrofoil Using Time Resolved X-ray Densitometry”, 31st Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, Monterey, California, Sep. 11 - 16, 2016

  • Ganesh, H., Makiharju., S., and Ceccio, S. L., “Interaction of a Compressible Bubbly Flow With an Obstacle Placed Within a Shedding Partial Cavity”, 9th International Symposium on Cavitation, Lausanne, Switzerland, Nov. 2015

  • Ganesh, H., Makiharju., S., and Ceccio, S. L., "Partial Cavity Shedding Due to the Propagation of Shock Waves in Bubbly flows", 30th Symposium of Naval Hydrodynamics, Tasmania, Australia, Nov 2014.

  • Makiharju., S., Ganesh. H., and Ceccio, S. L., "Effect of gas injection on bubble population downstream of a cavitating wedge", 8th International conference on multiphase flows, May 2013., Jeju, Korea.

  • Ganesh. H., Paik., B., and Ceccio, S. L., "Cavitation bubbles incepting in delta wing vortices, 9th International conference on Cavitation", Singapore, Aug 2012.

  • Ganesh. H., Makiharju., S., Paik., B., and Ceccio, S. L., "Investigation of Partial Cavitation and Its Transition to Cloud Cavitation Using Time Resolved X-Ray Densitometry", 29th Symposium on Naval Hydrodynamics, Stockholm, Aug. 2012

  • Ganesh. H., Chang., N., and Ceccio, S. L., "Suppression of Tip vortex cavitation by active mass injection , 7th International conference on Multi-phase flows", Tampa, Florida, May 2010

  • Chang, N., Yakushiji., R., Ganesh. H., and Ceccio, S. L., "Mechanism and scalability of Tip vortex cavtitation suppression by mass injection", 8th International conference on Cavitation, Ann Arbor, Michigan, July 2009.

  • Ganesh, H., Pavanakumar. M., Anandhanarayanan, K., "Store separation dynamics using grid free Euler solver", 24th AIAA Applied Aerodynamics conference, San Francisco, California, June 2006.


Book Chapters

  • Ganesh, H., Juliana., W., and Ceccio, S. L., “Flow-Induced Noise of Shedding Partial Cavitation on a Hydrofoil”, Flow Induced Noise and Vibration Issues and Aspects, State College, Pennsylvania, Apr. 27 - 28, 2017, Springer

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