Ph.D. Princeton University (1987)
Professor Martinelli's primary interests are in simulation of viscous flow past complex configurations with application to aircraft and ship design.
Principal Research Efforts
- Computational Algorithms for Aerodynamic Analysis and Design, and Multidisciplinary Optimization (AFOSR)
- Fundamental Physiochemical Processes in High Reynolds Number Flows: Theory, Simulations, and Experiments (DARPA)
- Turbulent Reacting Flows at High Speed (URI/AFOSR)
- (with A. Jameson, N. Pierce), "Optimum Aerodynamic Design Using the Navier-Stokes Calculations," AIAA 97-0101, 35th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, January 1997.
- (with A. Below), "Three-Dimensional Unsteady Incompressible Flow Computations Using Multigrid," AIAA 97-0443, 35th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, January 1997.
- (with A. Jameson and S. Sheffer), "Parallel Computation of Supersonic Reactive Flows with Detailed Chemistry", AIAA 97-0899, 35th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, January 1997.
- (with A. Jameson), "Mesh Refinement and Modeling Errors in Flow Simulations", AIAA 96-2050, 27th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, New Orleans, June 1996 (submitted to AIAA Journal, August 1996.)
- (with K. Xu, C. Kim and A. Jameson), "BGK-Based Schemes for the Simulation of Compressible Flow", IJCFD, Vol. 7, pp. 213-235, 1996.