University of Vermont

cems
College of
ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

William Louisos

Ph.D., The University of Vermont

Office: 301 Perkins
Phone: (802) 656-3357
E-Mail: William.Louisos@uvm.edu

Office hours:  Mon 12:15 - 1:45 pm, Wed 8:30 - 10:30 am
And by appointment.

Title:  Lecturer

Area(s) of Expertise:
Thermal fluid sciences, micro-fluid mechanics, compressible flow gas dynamics, supersonic micronozzles.

Areas of Interest: Atmospheric flows, weather forecasting, astrophysics and black-hole thermodynamics, energy systems.

Curriculum Vitae

Publications:

  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L., “Numerical Studies of Supersonic Flow in Bell-Shaped MicroNozzles” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft & Rockets, Vol. 51, No. 2, pp. 491-500, 2014.
  • Louisos, W.F., Hitt, D.L., & Danforth, C.M., "Chaotic flow in a 2D natural convection loop with heat flux boundaries” International Journal of Heat & Mass Transfer, Vol. 61, pp. 565-576, June 2013.
  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L., “Influence of Wall Heat Transfer on Supersonic MicroNozzle Performance” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft & Rockets, Vol. 49, No. 3, pp. 450-460, 2012.
  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L., “Viscous Effects on Performance of Three-Dimensional Supersonic Micronozzles” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft & Rockets, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 51-58, 2012
  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L., “Analysis of Transient Flow in Supersonic Micronozzles” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft & Rockets, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 303-311, 2011.
  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L. “Supersonic Micro-Nozzles” A Chapter of the Encyclopedia of Microfluidics and NanoFluidics, Springer Publishers, 2008
  • Louisos, W.F., Alexeenko, A.A., Hitt, D.L. & Zilic, A. “Design Considerations for Supersonic Micronozzles” International Journal of Manufacturing Research, Vol. 3, No. 1, pp. 80-113, 2008.
  • Louisos, W.F. & Hitt, D.L., “Viscous Effects on Performance of Two-Dimensional Supersonic Linear Micronozzles” AIAA Journal of Spacecraft & Rockets, Vol. 45, No. 4, pp. 706-715, 2008.