Partial Publication List

  1. Maicke, B. A., Cecil, O. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Bidirectional Vortex in a Cyclonically Driven Trkalian Flow Field, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 823, June 2017, pp 755-786.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2017.310

  2. Fist, A. and Majdalani J., On the Swirling Trkalian Mean Flow Field in Solid Rocket Motors, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 824, July 2017, pp 265-285.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2017.342

  3. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Extension of Kelvin’s Minimum Energy Theorem to Incompressible Fluid Domains with Open Regions, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 825, August 2017, pp. 208-212.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2017.413 

  4. Bouyges, M., Chedevergne, F., Casalis, G. and Majdalani, J., Asymptotically Based Self-Similarity Solution of the Navier–Stokes Equations for a Porous Tube with a Non-Circular Cross Section, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 826, September 2017, pp. 396-420.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2017.430

  5. Barber, T. and Majdalani, J., On the Beltramian Motion of the Bidirectional Vortex in a Conical Cyclone, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2017.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2017.494

  6. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Viscous Mean-Flow Approximations for Porous Tubes with Radially Regressing Walls, AIAA Journal, 2017.   doi: 10.2514/1.J055949

  7. Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., Characterization of GO2-GH2 Simulations of a Miniature Vortex Combustion Cold Wall Chamber, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 33, No. 2, March 2017, pp. 387-397.  doi: 10.2514/1.B36277

  8. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Compressible Integral Representation of Rotational and Axisymmetric Rocket Flow, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 809, December 2016, pp. 213-239.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2016.654

  9. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Inviscid Models of Cyclonically Driven Combustors, International Journal of Energetic Materials and Chemical Propulsion, Vol. 15, No. 4, August 2016, pp. 305-324.  doi: 10.1615/IntJEnergeticMaterialsChemProp.2016016511

  10. Cecil O. M. and Majdalani, J., Several Hybrid Rocket Technologies Hit Advanced Test Stages, Aerospace America, Vol. 54, No. 11, December 2016, p. 54.  Year-in-review article (This is a non-peer reviewed magazine article that is only reviewed by the Aerospace America editors. It is listed here to avoid creating another section)

  11. Majdalani, J., Expanding the Global Footprint of Hybrid Rocketry, Aerospace America, Vol. 53, No. 11, December 2015, p. 54.  Year-in-review article (This is a non-peer reviewed magazine article that is only reviewed by the Aerospace America editors)

  12. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Particle Image Velocimetry in Confined Vortex Flows, Journal of Physics, Vol. 548, No. 1, August 2014, pp. 012060-4.  doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/548/1/012060

  13. Elliott, T. S. and Majdalani, J., Hydrodynamic Stability Analysis of Particle-Laden Solid Rocket Motors, Journal of Physics, Vol. 548, No. 1, August 2014, pp. 012064-7.  doi:10.1088/1742-6596/548/1/012064

  14. Godfrey B. M. and Majdalani, J., CFD Modelling of a Quadrupole Vortex Inside a Cylindrical Channel for Research into Advanced Hybrid Rocket Designs, Journal of Physics, Vol. 548, No. 1, August 2014, pp. 012067-6.  doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/548/1/012060

  15. Haddad, C. T. and Majdalani, J., Sidewall Boundary Layer of Transverse Waves in Simulated Liquid Rocket Engines, AIAA Journal, Vol. 51, No. 8, August 2013, pp. 1820-1827.  doi: 10.2514/1.J052260

  16. Haddad, C. T. and Majdalani, J., Transverse Waves in Simulated Liquid Rocket Engines, AIAA Journal, Vol. 51, No. 3, March 2013, pp. 591-605.  doi: 10.2514/1.J051912

  17. Maicke, B. A., Majdalani, J. and Geisler, R. L., Characterization of the Startup and Pressure Blowdown Processes in Rocket Nozzles, Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 25, No. 1, February 2012, March 2013, pp. 273-282.  doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2012.02.003

  18. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Direct Calculation of the Average Local Mach Number in Converging-Diverging Nozzles, Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol 24, No. 1, January-February 2013, pp. 111-115.  doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2011.10.009

  19. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Some Thoughts on the Pressure Integration Requirements for the Navier-Stokes Equations, Fluid Dynamics Research, Vol. 44, No. 7, November 2012, pp. 065506-38.  doi: 10.1088/0169-5983/44/6/065508

  20. Majdalani, J., Helical Solutions of the Bidirectional Vortex in a Cylindrical Cyclone: Beltramian and Trkalian Motions, Fluid Dynamics Research, Vol. 44, No. 6, October 2012, pp. 065506-38.  doi: 10.1088/0169-5983/44/6/065506

  21. Chedevergne, F., Casalis, G. and Majdalani, J., Direct Numerical Simulation and Biglobal Stability Investigations of the Gaseous Motion in Solid Rocket Motors, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 706, No. 1, September 2012, pp. 190-218.  doi: 10.1017/jfm.2012.245

  22. Maicke, B. A., Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Hart-McClure and Sellars Mean Flow Motions, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 24, No. 9, September 2012, pp. 096101-20.  doi: 10.1063/1.4748349

  23. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Inversion of the Fundamental Thermodynamic Equations for Isentropic Nozzle Flow Analysis,  Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power, Vol. 134, No. 3, March 2012, pp. 031201-9.  doi: 10.1115/1.4003963

  24. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Improved Integral Form of the Compressible Flowfield in Thin Channels with Injection, AIAA Journal, Vol. 50, No. 2, February 2012, pp. 485-493.  doi: 10.2514/1.J051282

  25. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Explicit Inversion of Stodola’s Area-Mach Number Equation, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 133, No. 7, July 2011, pp. 071702-7.  doi: 10.1115/1.4002596

  26. Majdalani, J. and Akiki, M., Rotational and Quasi-Viscous Cold Flow Models for Axisymmetric Hybrid Rockets, Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 132, No. 10, October 2010, pp. 101202-7.  doi: 10.1115/1.4002397

  27. Fischbach, S., Flandro, G. and Majdalani, J., Acoustic Streaming in Simplified Liquid Rocket Engines with Transverse Mode Oscillations, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 22, No. 6, June 2010, pp. 063602-21.  doi: 10.1063/1.3407663

  28. Xu, H., Lin, Z., Liao, S., Wu, J. and Majdalani, J., Homotopy Based Solutions of the Navier-Stokes Equations for a Porous Channel with Orthogonally Moving Walls, Physics of Fluids, Vol. 22, No. 5, May 2010, pp. 05360101-18. This article is featured on Wikipedia as it introduces the powerful Homotopy Analysis Method to the U.S. community.  doi: 10.1063/1.3392770

  29. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., On the Lagrangian Optimization of Wall-Injected Flows: from the Hart-McClure Potential to the Taylor-Culick Rotational Motion, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, Vol. 466, No. 2114, February 2010, pp. 331-362. Major Review Article.    doi: 10.1098/rspa.2009.0326

  30. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Sidewall Boundary Layers of the Bidirectional Vortex, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 26, No. 1, January 2010, pp. 102-112.  doi: 10.2514/1.40442

  31. Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., On Steady Rotational Cyclonic Flows: The Viscous Bidirectional Vortex, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 21, No. 10, October 2009, pp. 103603-15.  doi: 10.1063/1.3247186

  32. Majdalani, J., Multiple Asymptotic Solutions for Axially Travelling Waves in Porous Channels, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 636, October 2009, pp. 59-89.  doi: 10.1017/S0022112009007939

  33. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Rotational Flowfields in Porous Channels with Arbitrary Headwall Injection, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 25, No. 4, July 2009, pp. 921-929.  doi: 10.2514/1.41926

  34. Fischbach, S. R. and Majdalani, J., Volume-to-Surface Reduction of Vorticoacoustic Stability Integrals, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 321, No 3-5, April 2009, pp. 1007-1025doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2008.10.001

  35. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., A Constant Shear Stress Core Flow Model of the Bidirectional Vortex, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, Vol. 465, No. 2103, March 2009, pp. 915-935. AIAA Special Award Winner.  doi: 10.1098/rspa.2008.0342 

  36. Majdalani, J., Exact Navier-Stokes Solution for the Pulsatory Viscous Channel Flow with Arbitrary Pressure Gradient, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 24, No. 6, November-December 2008, pp. 1412-1423.  doi: 10.2514/1.37815

  37. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., On the Rotational Compressible Taylor Flow in Injection-Driven Porous Chambers, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 603, May 2008, pp. 391-411doi: 10.1017/S0022112008001122

  38. Flandro, G. A., Fischbach, S. R. and Majdalani, J., Nonlinear Rocket Motor Stability Prediction:  Limit Amplitude, Triggering, and Mean Pressure Shift, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 19, No. 9, September 2007, pp. 094101-16. AIAA Solid Rockets Best Paper.  doi: 10.1063/1.2746042 

  39. Majdalani, J. and Saad, T., The Taylor-Culick Profile with Arbitrary Headwall Injection, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 19, No. 9, September 2007, pp. 093601-10.  doi: 10.1063/1.2746003

  40.  Vyas, A. B. and Majdalani, J., Asymptotic Temperature Distribution in a Simulated Combustion Chamber, Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 129, No. 7, July 2007, pp. 894-898doi: 10.1115/1.2714591

  41. Sams, O. C., Majdalani, J. and Saad, T., Mean Flow Approximations for Solid Rocket Motors with Tapered Walls, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 23, No. 2, March-April 2007, pp. 445-456doi: 10.2514/1.15831  

  42. Majdalani, J. and Rienstra, S. W., On the Bidirectional Vortex and Other Similarity Solutions in Spherical Coordinates, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics (ZAMP), Vol. 58, No. 2, March 2007, pp. 289-308doi: 10.1007/s00033-006-5058-y

  43. Abu-Irshaid, E. M., Majdalani, J. and Casalis, G., Hydrodynamic Stability of Rockets with Headwall Injection, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 19, No. 2, February 2007, pp. 24101-11doi: 10.1063/1.2434797

  44. Fischbach, S. R., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Acoustic Instability of the Slab Rocket Motor, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 23, No. 1, January-February 2007, pp. 146-157.  doi: 10.2514/1.14794

  45. Majdalani, J., On Steady Rotational High Speed Flows: The Compressible Taylor-Culick Profile, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, Vol. 463, No. 2077, January 2007, pp. 131-162.  doi: 10.1098/rspa.2006.1755

  46. Saad, T., Sams O. C. and Majdalani, J., Rotational Flow in Tapered Slab Rocket Motors, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 18, No. 10, October 2006, pp. 103601-13.  doi: 10.1063/1.2354193

  47. Vyas, A. B. and Majdalani, J., Exact Solution of the Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA Journal, Vol. 44, No. 10, October 2006, pp. 2208-2216.  doi: 10.2514/1.14872

  48. Majdalani, J., Fischbach, S. R. and Flandro, G. A., Improved Energy Normalization Function in Rocket Motor Stability Calculations, Journal of Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 10, No. 6, September 2006, pp. 495-500.  doi: 10.1016/j.ast.2006.06.002

  49. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Symmetric Solutions for the Oscillatory Channel Flow with Arbitrary Suction, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 294, No. 4-5, July 2006, pp. 880-893.  doi: 10.1016/j.jsv.2005.12.035

  50. Brucker, K. A. and Majdalani, J., Effective Thermal Conductivity of Common Geometric Shapes, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, No. 8, August 2005, pp. 4779-4796.  doi: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2005.05.007

  51. Majdalani, J., Flandro, G. A. and Fischbach, S. R., Some Rotational Corrections to the Acoustic Energy Equation in Injection-driven Enclosures, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 17, No. 7, July 2005, pp. 0741021-20.  doi: 10.1063/1.1920647

  52. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Vortical and Acoustical Mode Coupling Inside a Porous Tube with Uniform Wall Suction, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 117, No. 6, June 2005, pp. 3448-3458.  doi: 10.1121/1.1905639

  53. Dauenhauer, E. C. and Majdalani, J., Exact Self-Similarity Solution of the Navier-Stokes Equations for a Porous Channel with Orthogonally Moving Walls, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 15, No. 6, June 2003, pp. 1485–1495. This paper is cited in Frank M. White's 3rd Chapter, 3rd Edition of the classic McGraw-Hill book Viscous Fluid Flow.   doi: 10.1063/1.1567719

  54. Vyas, A. B., Majdalani, J. and Yang, V., Estimation of the Laminar Premixed Flame Temperature and Velocity in Injection-Driven Combustion Chambers, Combustion and Flame, Vol. 133, No. 6129, May 2003, pp. 371–374.  doi: 10.1016/S0010-2180(03)00017-8

  55. Chu, W.-W., Yang, V. and Majdalani, J., Premixed Flame Response to Acoustic Waves in a Porous-Walled Chamber with Surface Mass Injection, Combustion and Flame, Vol. 133, No. 6129, May 2003, pp. 359–370.  doi: 10.1016/S0010-2180(03)00018-X

  56. Majdalani, J. and Zhou, C., Moderate-to-Large Injection and Suction Driven Channel Flows with Expanding or Contracting Walls, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (ZAMM), Vol. 83, No. 3, 2003, pp. 181–196.  doi: 10.1002/zamm.200310018

  57. Brucker, K. A. and Majdalani, J., Equivalent Thermal Conductivity for Compact Heat Sink Models Based on the Churchill and Chu Correlation, IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 26, No. 1, March 2003, pp. 158–164.  doi: 10.1109/TCAPT.2002.806173

  58. Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Aeroacoustic Instability in Rockets, AIAA Journal, Vol. 41, No. 3, February 2003, pp. 485–497.  doi: 10.2514/2.1971

  59. Majdalani, J., Physicality of Core Flow Models in Rocket Motors, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 19, No. 1, January 2003, pp. 156–159.    doi: 10.2514/2.6095

  60. Majdalani, J., Zhou, C. and Dawson, C. A., Two-Dimensional Viscous Flow Between Slowly Expanding or Contracting Walls with Weak Permeability, Journal of Biomechanics, Vol. 35, No. 10, October 2002, pp. 1399–1403.   doi: 10.1016/S0021-9290(02)00186-0  (erratum required)

  61. Majdalani, J., Barron, J. T. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Inception of Turbulence in the Stokes Boundary Layer Over a Transpiring Wall, Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 124, No. 9, October 2002, pp. 678–684.  doi: 10.1115/1.1490375

  62. Majdalani, J., Vyas, A. B. and Flandro, G. A., Higher-Order Mean-Flow Solution for a Rocket Motor with Radially Regressing Walls, AIAA Journal, Vol. 40, No. 9, September 2002, pp. 1780–1788.  doi: 10.2514/2.1854

  63. Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., The Oscillatory Pipe Flow with Arbitrary Wall Injection, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, Vol. 458, No. 2022, July 2002, pp. 1621–1658.  doi: 10.1098/rspa.2001.0930

  64. Narasimhan, S., Majdalani, J. and Stenger, F., A First Step in Applying the Sinc-Collocation Method to the Nonlinear Navier-Stokes Equations, Journal of Numerical Heat Transfer: B–Fundamentals, Vol. 41, No. 5, May 2002, pp. 447–462.  doi: 10.1080/104077902753725902

  65. Zhou, C. and Majdalani, J., Improved Mean-Flow Solution for Slab Rocket Motors with Regressing Walls, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 18, No. 3, May 2002, pp. 703–711.  doi: 10.2514/2.5987

  66. Narasimhan, S. and Majdalani, J., Characterization of Compact Heat Sink Models in Natural Convection, IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 25, No. 1, March 2002, pp. 78–86.  doi: 10.1109/6144.991179

  67. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Laminar Flow in a Porous Channel with Large Wall Suction and a Weakly Oscillatory Pressure, The Physics of Fluids, Vol. 14, No. 3, March 2002, pp. 1101–1110.  doi: 10.1063/1.1445419

  68. Entezam, B., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., Two-Dimensional Numerical Verification of the Unsteady Thermoacoustic Field Inside a Rijke-Type Pulse Combustor, Journal of Numerical Heat Transfer: A–Applications, Vol. 41, No. 3, 2002, pp. 245–262.  doi: 10.1080/10407780252780153

  69. Majdalani, J. and Rienstra, S. W., Two Asymptotic Forms of the Rotational Solution for Wave Propagation Inside Viscous Channels with Transpiring Walls, Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics, Vol. 55, No. 1, February 2002, pp. 141–162.  doi: 10.1093/qjmam/55.1.141

  70. Majdalani, J. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Laminar Cold-Flow Model for the Internal Gas Dynamics of a Slab Rocket Motor, Journal of Aerospace Science and Technology, Vol. 5, No. 3, May 2001, pp. 193-207.  doi: 10.1016/S1270-9638(01)01095-1

  71. Majdalani, J. and Roh, T. S., Vorticity Dynamics in Isobarically Closed Porous Channels Part II: Space-Reductive Perturbations, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 17, No. 2, March-April 2001, pp. 363-370.    doi: 10.2514/2.5750

  72. Majdalani, J., Vorticity Dynamics in Isobarically Closed Porous Channels Part I: Standard Perturbations, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 17, No. 2, March-April 2001, pp. 355-362.  doi: 10.2514/2.5749

  73. Majdalani, J., Improved Solution for the Vortical and Acoustical Mode Coupling Inside a Two-Dimensional Cavity with Porous Walls, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 109, No. 2, February 2001, pp. 475-479.  doi: 10.1121/1.1340648

  74. Majdalani, J., The Oscillatory Channel Flow with Arbitrary Wall Injection, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics (ZAMP), Vol. 51, No. 1, January 2001, pp. 33-61.  doi: 10.1007/PL00001539

  75. Barron, J. T., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., A Novel Investigation of the Oscillatory Field Over a Transpiring Surface, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 235, No. 2, August 2000, pp. 281-297.  doi: 10.1006/jsvi.2000.2920

  76. Majdalani, J. and Roh, T. S., The Oscillatory Channel Flow with Large Wall Injection, Proceedings of the Royal Society, London, Series A, Vol. 456, No. 1999, July 2000, pp. 1625-1657.  doi: 10.1098/rspa.2000.0579

  77. Majdalani, J., Flandro, G. A. and Roh, T. S.,  Convergence of Two Flowfield Models Predicting a Destabilizing Agent in Rocket Combustion, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 16, No. 3, May-June 2000, 492-497.  doi: 10.2514/2.5595

  78. Majdalani, J., Vortical and Acoustical Mode Coupling Inside a Two-Dimensional Cavity with Transpiring Walls, Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, Vol. 106, No. 1, July 1999, pp. 46-56.  doi: 10.1121/1.428032

  79. Majdalani, J., Asymptotic Formulation for an Acoustically Driven Field Inside a Rectangular Cavity with a Well-Defined Convective Mean Flow Motion, Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 223, No. 1, May 1999, pp. 73-95.  doi: 10.1006/jsvi.1998.2137

  80. Majdalani, J., The Boundary Layer Structure in Cylindrical Rocket Motors, AIAA Journal, Vol. 37, No. 4, April 1999, pp. 505-508.  doi: 10.2514/2.742

  81. Majdalani, J., A Hybrid Multiple Scale Procedure for Boundary Layers Involving Several Dissimilar Scales, Journal of Applied Mathematics and Physics (ZAMP), Vol. 49, No. 6, 1998, pp. 849-868. doi: 10.1007/s000330050126

  82. Majdalani, J. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Improved Time-Dependent Flowfield Solution for Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA Journal, Vol. 36, No. 2, February 1998, pp. 241-248. doi: 10.2514/2.7507

  83. Majdalani, J. and Van Moorhem, W. K., A Multiple-Scales Solution to the Acoustic Boundary Layer in Solid Rocket Motors, Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 13, No. 2, March-April 1997, pp. 186-193. doi: 10.2514/2.5168

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  1. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Characterization of the Bidirectional Vortex Using Particle Image Velocimetry, The Particle Image Velocimetry – Characteristics, Limits and Possible Applications, ISBN 978-953-51-0625-8, Chap 6, edited by Giovanna Gavazzini, May 23, 2012, pp. 149-176.

  2. Majdalani, J. and Saad, T., Internal Flows Driven by Wall-Normal Injection, Advanced Fluid Dynamics, ISBN 979-953-307-111-3, Chap 6, edited by Hyoung Woo Oh, March 09, 2012, pp 95-134 (downloaded more than 2000 times in 2012).

  3. Majdalani, J., High Speed Flow Effects in Hybrid Rockets, Fundamentals of Hybrid Rocket Combustion and Propulsion, Chap. 7, edited by K. Kuo and M. J. Chiaverini, AIAA Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics, Washington, DC, January 2007, pp. 277-321.

  4. Majdalani, J., Vortex Injection Hybrid Rockets, Fundamentals of Hybrid Rocket Combustion and Propulsion, Chap. 6, edited by K. Kuo and M. J. Chiaverini, AIAA Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics, Washington, DC, January 2007, pp. 247-276.

  5. Majdalani, J., Analytical Models for Hybrid Rockets, Fundamentals of Hybrid Rocket Combustion and Propulsion, Chap. 5, edited by K. Kuo and M. J. Chiaverini, AIAA Progress in Astronautics and Aeronautics, Washington, DC, 2007, pp. 207-246.

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  6. Cecil, O. and Majdalani, J., The Taylor-Culick Profile for Spinning Rocket Motors, AIAA-2017-4779, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 10–12, 2017.

  7. Elliott, T. S., Flanigan, B. and Majdalani, J., Comparison of Discretization Schemes in Biglobal Stability Analysis of Cylindrically-Shaped Solid and Hybrid Rockets, AIAA-2017-4738, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 10–12, 2017.

  8. Sharma, G. and Majdalani, J., Characterization of the Cyclonic Flowfield in a Swirl Driven Combustion Chamber, AIAA-2017-4667, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 10–12, 2017.

  9. Marquardt, T. and Majdalani, J., Beltramian Solution for Cyclonically Driven Hybrid Rocket Engines, AIAA-2017-4638, 53rd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 10–12, 2017.

  10. Cecil, O. M. and Majdalani, J., Generalized Trkalian Flows: Swirling Motion in Rockets with Arbitrary Headwall Injection, AIAA-2016-5069, 52nd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 25-27, 2016.

  11. Majdalani, J., Ramesh-Kumar, T., and Akiki, M., Biglobal Instability of the Compressible Taylor-Culick Solution in Cylindrical Rockets, AIAA-2016-4792, 52nd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 25-27, 2016. Nominated for Best Solid Rockets Paper Award.

  12. Majdalani, J. and Barber, T. A., Beltramian and Trkalian Vortices in Cyclonic Chambers with Hollow Cores, AIAA-2016-4580, 52nd AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 25-27, 2016.

  13. Cecil, O. and Majdalani, J. (Advisor), On Steady Trkalian High Speed Flows: Swirling Compressible Motion in Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-2016-0142, SciTech’16, 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, San Diego, CA, January 4–8, 2016.

  14. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Characterization of Particle Trajectories in the Bidirectional Vortex Engine, AIAA-2015-3849, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015.

  15. Barber, T. A., Cecil, O. and Majdalani, J., Complex-Lamellar Cyclonic Vortex in a Cylindrical Chamber with a Hollow Core, AIAA-2015-3848, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015.

  16. Kovacic, P., Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Vorticity Wave Formation in the Presence of Strong Mean Flow Shear Layers, AIAA-2015-3789, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015.

  17. Cecil, O. and Majdalani, J., On Steady Trkalian High Speed Flows: Swirling Compressible Motion in Rockets with Headwall Injection, AIAA-2015-3788, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015. 

  18. Elliott, T. S. and Majdalani, J., Effect of Outflow Boundary Conditions on the Stability of Cylindrically-Shaped Hybrid Rockets, AIAA-2015-3744, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015.

  19. Marquardt, T. and Majdalani, J., On the Quadrupole Vortex Motion in a Right-Cylindrical Hybrid Rocket Engine, AIAA-2015-3743, 51st AIAA/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Orlando, FL, July 27-29, 2015.

  20. Fleischmann, J. and Majdalani, J. (Advisor), Complex Lamellar Helical Solution for Cyclonically Driven Hybrid Rocket Engines, AIAA-2015-0372, SciTech’15, 53rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, Kissimmee, Florida, January 5–9, 2015.

  21. Van Horn, E. M. and Majdalani, J., Extension of the Taylor-Culick Profile to Rockets with Noncircular Grain Perforations, AIAA-2014-4018, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  22. Fist, A., Majdalani, J. and Saad, T., Energy Steepened States of the Swirling Mean Flow in a Solid Rocket Motor, AIAA-2014-4017, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  23. Majdalani, J. and Fist, A., Improved Mean Flow Solution for Solid Rocket Motors with a Naturally Developing Swirling Motion,” AIAA-2014-4016, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014. Best Paper of the Session in Simulation and Analysis II. Nominated for Best Solid Rockets Paper Award by Barbara Leary.  

  24. Majdalani, J., Unified Framework for Modeling Swirl Dominated Helical Motions, AIAA-2014-3677, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  25. Barber, T. A. and Majdalani, J., New Exact Solution of the Bidirectional Vortex in a Conically-Shaped Cyclonic Chamber, AIAA-2014-3676, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  26. Elliott, T. S. and Majdalani, J., Two-Phase Flow Stability of Cylindrically-Shaped Hybrid and Solid Rockets with Particle Entrainment, AIAA-2014-3611, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  27. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Generalized Scaling Technique for the Solution of the Vortical Wave Eigenfunction Equation, AIAA-2014-3495, 50th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 28–30, 2014.

  28. Fist, A. and Majdalani, J. (Advisor), Improved Mean Flow Solution for Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-2014-0006, SciTech’14, 52nd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting, National Harbor, Maryland, January 13–17, 2014.

  29. Maicke, B. A., Katta, A. and Majdalani, J., Characterization of Particle Trajectories in Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-2013-3919, 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Jose, CA, July 14–17, 2013.

  30. Majdalani, J. and Van Horn, E. M., Extension of the Taylor-Culick Profile to Rockets with Noncircular Grain Perforations, AIAA-2013-3916, 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Jose, CA, July 14–17, 2013.

  31. Akiki, M., Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Biglobal Stability of Compressible Flowfields. Part 2: Application to Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-2013-3866, 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Jose, CA, July 14–17, 2013. Best Paper of the Session in Combustion Instability.

  32. Akiki, M., Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Biglobal Stability of Compressible Flowfields. Part 1: Planar Formulation, AIAA-2013-3865, 49th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Jose, CA, July 14–17, 2013.

  33. Barber, T. A. and Majdalani, J. (Advisor), Bidirectional Helical Motion in Tapered Rocket Chambers, AIAA-2013-0133, 51st AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Grapevine, TX, January 9–12, 2013. 

  34. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Bidirectional Vortex. Part 2: A Beltramian Flowfield Approximation, AIAA-2012-1104, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, TN, January 9–12, 2012.

  35. Elliott, T. S, Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Biglobal Stability of Cylindrically-Shaped Hybrid and Solid Rockets with Injecting or Reactive Headwalls, AIAA-2012-3810, 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 29–August 1, 2012.

  36. Haddad, C. T. and Majdalani, J., On the Sidewall Boundary Layer of Transverse Waves in Simulated Liquid Rocket Engines, AIAA-2012-4086, 48th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Atlanta, GA, July 29–August 1, 2012.

  37. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Bidirectional Vortex. Part 2: A Beltramian Flowfield Approximation, AIAA-2012-1104, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, TN, January 9–12, 2012.

  38. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Bidirectional Vortex. Part 1: A Bragg-Hawthorne Stream Function Formulation, AIAA-2012-1103, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, TN, January 9–12, 2012.

  39. Haddad, C. T. and Majdalani, J., Transverse Waves in Simulated Liquid Rocket Engines with Variable Headwall Injection, AIAA-2012-0541, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, TN, January 9–12, 2012.

  40. Akiki, G. and Majdalani, J. (Advisor), New Framework for Modeling the Bidirectional Vortex Engine Flowfield with Arbitrary Injection, AIAA-2012-0138, 50th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Nashville, TN, January 9–12, 2012.

  41. Haddad, C. T. and Majdalani, J., Transverse Waves in Simulated Liquid Rocket Engines, AIAA-2011-6029, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  42. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Exact Solutions for the Integral Form of the Compressible Flowfield in a Porous Cylinder, AIAA-2011-5953, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011. Nominated for Best Paper in Solid Rocket Modeling and Simulation II by Mark Langhenry and Douglas Coats.

  43. Saad, T., Maicke B. A. and Majdalani, J., Coordinate Independent Forms of the Compressible Potential Flow Equations, AIAA-2011-5862, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  44. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Viscous Flows Revisited in Simulated Rockets with Radially Regressing Walls, AIAA-2011-5860, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  45. Akiki, G. and Majdalani, J., On the Viscous Bidirectional Vortex with Arbitrary Endwall Injection, AIAA-2011-5692, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  46. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Biglobal Instability of the Bidirectional Vortex. Part 2: Complex Lamellar and Beltramian Motions, AIAA-2011-5649, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  47. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., Biglobal Instability of the Bidirectional Vortex. Part 1: Formulation, AIAA-2011-5648, 47th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, San Diego, CA, July 31–August 3, 2011.

  48. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Integral Formulation of the Compressible Flow in a Planar Injection Driven Rocket Chamber, ICARAME’11 Paper No. P6, International Conference on Advanced Research and Applications in Mechanical Engineering, Notre Dame University-Louaize, LB, June 13–15, 2011.

  49. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Some Thoughts on Kelvin’s Minimum Energy Theorem, ICARAME’11 Paper No. P5, International Conference on Advanced Research and Applications in Mechanical Engineering, Notre Dame University-Louaize, LB, June 13–15, 2011.

  50. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Evaluation of CFD Codes for Hypersonic Flow Modeling, AIAA-2010-7184, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  51. Majdalani, J. and Zhou, C., Boundary Layer Treatment of the Porous Channel Flow with Wall Regression, AIAA-2010-7157, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  52. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Quasi-Analytical Approximation of the Compressible Flow in a Planar Rocket Configuration, AIAA-2010-7080, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  53. Majdalani, J., Xu, H., Lin, Z. L. and Liao, S. J., Exact HAM Solutions for the Viscous Rotational Flowfield in Channels with Regressing and Injecting Sidewalls, AIAA-2010-7079, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  54. Maicke, B. A., Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., On the Compressible Hart-McClure Mean Flow Motion in Simulated Rocket Motors, AIAA-2010-7077, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  55. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Pressure Variations in Rocket Nozzles. Part 3: Direct Calculation of the Local Mach Number, AIAA-2010-7074, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  56. Maicke, B. A., Majdalani, J. and Geisler, R. L., Pressure Variations in Rocket Nozzles. Part 2: Analytical Predictions During Blowdown, AIAA-2010-7073, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  57. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Pressure Variations in Rocket Nozzles. Part 1: Direct Asymptotic Predictions, AIAA-2010-7072, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  58. Zgheib, N. and Majdalani, J., Axial Waves in Simulated Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-2010-6993, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  59. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Modeling Mach Number and Temperature Distributions in Supersonic Nozzle Flow, AIAA-2010-6844, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  60. Jankowski, T. and Majdalani, J., Axially Traveling Waves in Porous Tubes with Arbitrary Crossflow Velocity, AIAA-2010-6801, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  61. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., On the Viscous Bidirectional Vortex. Part 3: Multiple Mantles, AIAA-2010-6765, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  62. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., On the Viscous Bidirectional Vortex. Part 2: Nonlinear Beltramian Motion, AIAA-2010-6764, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  63. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., On the Viscous Bidirectional Vortex. Part 1: Linear Beltramian Motion, AIAA-2010-6763, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  64. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Analytical Methodologies for Hypersonic Propulsion, AIAA-2010-6553, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  65. Akiki, G. and Majdalani, J., On the Bidirectional Vortex with Arbitrary Endwall Velocity, AIAA-2010-6652, 46th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Nashville, TN, July 25–28, 2010.

  66. Majdalani, J. and Maicke, B. A., Inversion of the Fundamental Isentropic Expansion Equations in Variable Area Duct Flow, AIAA-2010-4861, 40th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Chicago, IL, June 28–July 1, 2010.

  67. Majdalani, J., Asymptotic Methods for Solving Wave Propagation Problems in Porous Tubes, Channels and Spheres, AIAA-2010-4483, 40th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Chicago, IL, June 28–July 1, 2010.

  68. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Pressure Integration Rules and Restrictions for the Navier-Stokes Equations, AIAA-2010-4288, 40th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Chicago, IL, June 28–July 1, 2010.

  69. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Extension of Kelvin's Minimum Energy Theorem to Flows with Open Regions, AIAA-2010-4287, 40th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Chicago, IL, June 28–July 1, 2010.

  70. Akiki, M. and Majdalani, J., Compressibility Effects in Slender Rocket Motors, AIAA-2009-5326, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  71. Majdalani, J., Exact Eulerian Solutions of the Cylindrical Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2009-5307, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  72. Barber, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Exact Eulerian Solution of the Conical Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2009-5306, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  73. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Energy Based Solutions of the Bidirectional Vortex with Multiple Mantles, AIAA-2009-5305, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  74. Barber, T. A., Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., Current State of High Speed Propulsion: Gaps, Obstacles, and Technological Challenges in Hypersonic Applications, AIAA-2009-5118, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  75. Majdalani, J., On the Multiplicity of Planar Solutions for Axially Traveling Waves in Simulated SRMs, AIAA-2009-4978, 45th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Denver, CO, August 2-5, 2009.

  76. Dake, T. J. and Majdalani, J., Improving Flow Circulation in Heat Sinks Using Quadrupole Vortices, IPACK2009-89211, InterPACK’09, San Francisco, CA, July 19-23, 2009.

  77. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Energy Based Mean Flow Solutions for Slab Hybrid Rocket Chambers, AIAA-2008-5021, 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Hartford, CT, July 20-23, 2008.

  78. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., The Compressible Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2008-4834, 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Hartford, CT, July 21-23, 2008.

  79. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., Energy Based Solutions of the Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2008-4832, 44th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Hartford, CT, July 21-23, 2008.

  80. French, J. C. and Majdalani, J., Hydrodynamic Stability Analysis of Solid Rocket Motors with Arbitrary Grain Design, AIAA-2007-5808, 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, July 8-11, 2007.

  81. Majdalani, J. and Saad, T., Energy Steepened States of the Taylor-Culick Profile, AIAA-2007-5797, 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, July 8-11, 2007. Nominated for Best Solid Rockets Paper by R. Geisler.  Paper did not win in AIAA but was quickly accepted in the Proceedings of the Proceedings of the Royal Society, London.

  82. Chedevergne, F, Casalis, G, and Majdalani, J., DNS Investigation of the Taylor-Culick Flow Stability, AIAA-2007-5796, 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, July 8-11, 2007.

  83. Fischbach, S. R., Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Streaming Effects in Liquid Rocket Engines with Tangential Mode Oscillations, AIAA-2007-5561, 43rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cincinnati, OH, July 8-11, 2007.

  84. Batterson, J. W. and Majdalani, J., On the Boundary Layers of the Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2007-4123, 37th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Miami, FL, June 25-28, 2007.

  85. Maicke B. A. and Majdalani, J., Heuristic Representation of the Swirl Velocity in the Core of the Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2007-4122, 37th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Miami, FL, June 25-28, 2007.

  86. Saad, T. and Majdalani, J., The Taylor Profile in Porous Channels with Arbitrary Headwall Injection, AIAA-2007-4120, 37th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Miami, FL, June 25-28, 2007.

  87. Zhou, C., Majdalani, J., and Dawson, C. A., Development of a Tracer Fluid with Gravity-Assisted and Resisted Motions, BioMed-2007-38006, 2nd Frontiers in Biomedical Devices Conference, Proceedings of BioMed2007, Irvine, CA, June 7-8, 2007.

  88. Maicke, B. A. and Majdalani, J., The Compressible Taylor Flow in Slab Rocket Motors, AIAA-2006-4957, 42nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Sacramento, CA, July 9-12, 2006.

  89. Majdalani, J., The Taylor-Culick Profile with Uniform Headwall Injection, AIAA-2005-4534, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  90. Sams, O. S., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., The Conical Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2005-4532, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  91. Abu-Irshaid, E. M., Majdalani, J. and Casalis, G., Hydrodynamic Instability of the Bidirectional Vortex, AIAA-2005-4531, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  92. Fischbach, S. R., Majdalani, J., Flandro, G. A. and French, J. C., Verification and Validation of Rocket Stability Integral Transformations, AIAA-2005-4001, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  93. Abu-Irshaid, E. M., Majdalani, J. and Casalis, G., Stability of Rockets with Headwall Injection, AIAA-2005-3543, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  94. Majdalani, J., The Compressible Taylor-Culick Flow, AIAA-2005-3542, 41th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Tucson, AZ, July 10-13, 2005.

  95. Chu, W.-W., Yang, V., Vyas, A. B. and Majdalani, J., Diffusion Flame Structure in a Simulated Slab Rocket Motor, International Workshop on High-Energy Materials: Demilitarization and Civil Applications, Biysk Belokurikha, Russia, September 2004.

  96. Flandro, G. A., French, J. C. and Majdalani, J., Incorporation of Nonlinear Capabilities in the Standard Stability Prediction Program, AIAA-2004-4182, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  97. French, J. C., Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Improvements to the Linear Stability Prediction Program (SSP), AIAA-2004-4181, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  98. Flandro, G. A., Sims, J. D. and Majdalani, J., Nonlinear Longitudinal Mode Instability in Liquid Propellant Rocket Engine Preburners, AIAA-2004-4162, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  99. Fischbach, S. R., Majdalani J. and Flandro, G. A., Acoustic Instability of the Slab Rocket Motor, AIAA-2004-4061, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  100. Sams, O. S., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Analytical and CFD Approximations for Tapered Slab Rocket Motors, AIAA-2004-4060, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  101. Flandro, G. A., Fischbach, S. R., Majdalani, J., and French, J. C., Nonlinear Rocket Motor Stability Prediction: Limit Amplitude, Triggering, and Mean Pressure Shift, AIAA-2004-4054, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004. 2005 AIAA Solid Rockets Best Paper

  102. Fischbach, S. R., Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Volume-to-surface Transformations of Rocket Stability Integrals, AIAA-2004-4053, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  103. Sams, O. S., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Higher Flowfield Approximations for Solid Rocket Motors with Tapered Bores, AIAA-2004-4051, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  104. Savage, K. P., Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Modeling and Simulation of Dynamic Inlet Flow Distortion Generation, AIAA-2004-3933, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  105. Fang. D., Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., Hot Flow Model of the Vortex Cold Wall Liquid Rocket, AIAA-2004-3676, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  106. Majdalani, J., Fang, D. and Rienstra, S. W., On the Bidirectional Vortex and Other Similarity Solutions in Spherical Geometry, AIAA-2004-3675, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  107. Flandro, G. A., Sims, J. D. and Majdalani, J., On Nonlinear Combustion Instability in Liquid Propellant Rocket Engines, AIAA-2004-3516, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  108. Vyas, A. B. and Majdalani, J., Rotational Axisymmetric Mean Flow for the Vortex Injection Hybrid Rocket Engine, AIAA-2004-3475, 40thAIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  109. Majdalani, J. and Vyas, A. B., Inviscid Models of the Classic Hybrid Rocket, AIAA-2004-3474, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Ft Lauderdale, FL, July 11-14, 2004.

  110. Sams, O. C., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Mean Flow Approximation for a Slab Rocket Motor with Tapered Sidewalls, AIAA-2003-5114, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  111. Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Some Recent Developments in Rocket Core Dynamics, AIAA-2003-5112, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  112. Fang, D. Q., Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., Simulation of the Cold-Wall Swirl Driven Combustion Chamber, AIAA-2003-5055, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  113. Vyas, A. B., Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., The Bidirectional Vortex. Part 3: Multiple Solutions, AIAA-2003-5054, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  114. Vyas, A. B., Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., The Bidirectional Vortex. Part 2: Viscous Core Corrections, AIAA-2003-5053, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  115. Vyas, A. B., Majdalani, J. and Chiaverini, M. J., The Bidirectional Vortex. Part 1: An  Exact Inviscid Solution, AIAA-2003-5052, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  116. Chiaverini, M. J., Malecki, M. J., Sauer, A., Knuth, W. H., Gramer, D. J. and Majdalani, J., Vortex Thrust Chamber Testing and Analysis for O2-H2 Propulsion Applications, AIAA-2003-4473, 39th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 20-23, 2003.

  117. Dake, T. J., Majdalani, J. and Narasimhan, S., Design Optimization of a Router Board Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, ASME-2003-35338, InterPACK’03, Maui, Hawaii, July 6-11, 2003.

  118. Brucker, K. A., Ressler, K. T. and Majdalani, J., Compact Thermal Representations for Several Fundamental Shapes in Natural Convection, ASME-2003-35219, InterPACK’03, Maui, Hawaii, July 6-11, 2003.

  119. Brucker, K. A., Ressler, K. T. and Majdalani, J., Compact Thermal Representations for Several Fundamental Shapes in Forced Convection, ASME-2003-35218, InterPACK’03, Maui, Hawaii, July 6-11, 2003.

  120. Brucker, K. A., Ressler, K. T. and Majdalani, J., Compact Thermal Conductivity of Common Heat Sinks Used in Free and Forced Convection Studies, AIAA-2003-4189, 36th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, FL, June 23-26, 2003.

  121. Dake, T. J., Majdalani, J. and Narasimhan, S., Optimization of a New Telecom Board Using CFD and Enhanced Forced Convection, AIAA-2003-4186, 36th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, FL, June 23-26, 2003.

  122. Zhou, C. and Majdalani, J., Inner and Outer Solutions for the Injection Driven Channel Flow with Retractable Walls, AIAA-2003-3728, 33rd AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Orlando, FL, June 23-26, 2003.

  123. Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Rocket Gas Dynamics for an Arbitrary Mean Flowfield, AIAA-2002-3891, 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Indianapolis, IN, July 7-10, 2002.

  124. Chu, W.-W., Yang, V., Vyas, A. B., and Majdalani, Premixed Flame Response to Acoustic Waves in a Porous-Walled Chamber with Surface Mass Injection, AIAA-2002-3609, 38th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Indianapolis, IN, July 7-10, 2002.

  125. Narasimhan, S. and Majdalani, J., Navier-Stokes Solution of the Driven-Cavity Problem Using Sinc-Collocation Elements, AIAA-2002-3291, 32nd AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  126. Narasimhan, S. and Majdalani, J., Compact Heat Sink Simulations in Both Forced and Natural Convection Flows, AIAA-2002-3212, 8th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  127. Brucker, K. A., Ressler, K., and Majdalani, J., Effective Thermal Conductivity of Compact Heat Sink Models Based on the Churchill and Chu Correlation, AIAA-2002-3211, 8th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  128. Majdalani, J. and Rienstra, S. W., Fundamental Forms of the Rotational Solution for Wave Propagation Inside Porous Channels, AIAA-2002-2985, 3rd AIAA Theoretical Fluid Mechanics Meeting, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  129. Muntges, D. E. and Majdalani, J., Pulsatory Channel Flow with Arbitrary Volumetric Flowrate, AIAA-2002-2856, 32nd AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  130. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Asymptotic Solutions for the Unsteady Flow of Gases in Channels with Arbitrary Wall Suction, AIAA-2002-2855, 32nd AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, St Louis, MO, June 24-27, 2002.

  131. Narasimhan, S., Majdalani, J. and Mira, A., Characterization of Compact Heat Sink Models in Natural Convection, ASME-2001-15889, InterPACK’01, Kauai, Hawaii, July 8-13, 2001. 

  132. Vyas, A. B., Majdalani, J. and Flandro, G. A., Asymptotic Formulation of the Mean Temperature in a Solid Rocket Motor, AIAA-2001-3872, 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 8-11, 2001. 

  133. Majdalani, J., Vyas, A. B. and Flandro, G. A., Higher Mean-Flow Approximation for a Solid Rocket Motor with Radially Regressing Walls, AIAA-2001-3870, 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 8-11, 2001.

  134. Flandro, G. A. and Majdalani, J., Aeroacoustic Instability in Rockets, AIAA-2001-3868, 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 8-11, 2001.

  135. Majdalani, J. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Cold-Flow Analysis of the Gas Dynamics in a Slab Rocket Motor Including Curvature Effects, AIAA-2001-3589, 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 8-11, 2001.

  136. Dauenhauer, E.C. and Majdalani, J., Exact Self-Similarity Solution of the Navier-Stokes Equations for a Deformable Channel with Wall Suction or Injection, AIAA-2001-3588, 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Salt Lake City, UT, July 8-11, 2001.

  137. Majdalani, J., Three Laminar Solutions for Chambers with Arbitrary Sidewall Mass Addition, AIAA-2001-2994, 31st AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Anaheim, CA, June 11-14, 2001. 

  138. Majdalani, J., Entezam, B. and Van Moorhem, W. K., The Rijke Tube Revisited via Laboratory and Numerical Experiments, AIAA-2001-2961, 35th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Anaheim, CA, June 11-14, 2001.

  139. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., General Asymptotic Solution for the Oscillatory Channel Flow with Arbitrary Suction, AIAA-2001-2789, 31st AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Anaheim, CA, June 11-14, 2001. 

  140. Zhou, C. and Majdalani, J., Large Injection and Suction Driven Channel Flows with Expanding and Contracting Walls, AIAA-2001-2713, 31st AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Anaheim, CA, June 11-14, 2001.

  141. Majdalani, J., Barron, J. T. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Experimental Classification of Turbulence in an Oscillatory Channel Flow with Transpiring Walls, ASME-FEDSM2001-18111, 2001 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, New Orleans, LA, May 29-June 1, 2001.

  142. Majdalani, J. and Roh, T. S., The Oscillatory Channel Flow with Hard Blowing, ASME-FEDSM2001-18096, 2001 ASME Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, New Orleans, LA, May 29-June 1, 2001.

  143. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Imposition of Oscillatory Waves Inside a Cylindrical Tube with Large Wall Suction, AIAA-2001-2162, 7th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference, Maastricht, The Netherlands, May 28-30, 2001. 

  144. Majdalani, J., Entezam, B. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Full-Scale Numerical Model of a Rijke-Type Pulse Combustor, AIAA-2001-2121, 7th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference, Maastricht, The Netherlands, May 28-30, 2001.

  145. Zhou, C. and Majdalani, J., Improved Mean-Flow Solution for Slab Rocket Motors with Regressing Walls, AIAA-2000-3191, 36th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Huntsville, AL, July 16-19, 2000.

  146. Jankowski, T. A. and Majdalani, J., Acoustical and Vortical Interactions Inside a Channel with Arbitrary Wall Suction, AIAA-2000-1988, 6th AIAA/CEAS Aeroacoustics Conference, Maui, HA, June 12-14, 2000.

  147. Majdalani, J. and Roh, T. S., Vorticity Dynamics in a Porous Channel of the Closed-Closed Type.  Part II.  A Space-Reductive Perturbation Technique, AIAA-99-3770, 30th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Norfolk, VA, June 28-July 1, 1999.

  148. Majdalani, J., Vorticity Dynamics in a Porous Channel of the Closed-Closed Type.  Part I.  A Regular Perturbation Technique, AIAA-99-3769, 30th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Norfolk, VA, June 28-July 1, 1999.

  149. Dauenhauer, E. C. and Majdalani, J., Unsteady Flows in a Semi-Infinite Expanding Rectangular Channel with Wall Injection, AIAA-99-3523, 30th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Norfolk, VA, June 28-July 1, 1999.

  150. Majdalani, J., Basic Vorticity Dynamics in a Porous Channel of the Closed-Open Type.  Part II.  A Space-Reductive Perturbation Treatment, AIAA-99-2504, 35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Los Angeles, CA, June 20-24, 1999. 

  151. Majdalani, J., Basic Vorticity Dynamics in a Porous Channel of the Closed-Open Type.  Part I.  A Standard Perturbation Treatment, AIAA-99-2503, 35th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Los Angeles, CA, June 20-24, 1999. 

  152. Majdalani, J., Characterization of the Laminar Boundary Layer in Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA-98-3699, 34th AIAA Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 13-15, 1998.

  153. Majdalani, J., Flandro, G. A. and Roh, T. S., Implications of Unsteady Analytical Flowfields on Rocket Combustion Stability, AIAA-98-3698, 34th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Cleveland, OH, July 13-15, 1998.

  154. Majdalani, J., Modeling of the Oscillatory Flowfield Between Two Parallel Plates with Sidewall Injection, AIAA-98-2977, 29th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 15-18, 1998.

  155. Barron, J. T., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., Turbularization of the Stokes Layer Over a Transpiring Surface, AIAA-98-2808, 29th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 15-18, 1998.

  156. Barron, J. T., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., A Novel Investigation of the Oscillatory Field Over a Transpiring Surface, AIAA-98-2694, 2nd AIAA Theoretical Fluid Mechanics Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, June 15-18, 1998.

  157. Majdalani, J., A Novel Flowfield Solution in a Rectangular Cavity Subject to Small Amplitude Oscillations, AIAA-98-2693, 2nd AIAA Theoretical Fluid Mechanics Meeting, Albuquerque, NM, June 15-18, 1998.

  158. Entezam, B., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., A Novel Investigation of the Thermoacoustic Fields Inside a Rijke Tube, AIAA-98-2582, 7th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Albuquerque, NM, June 15-18, 1998.

  159. Entezam, B., Van Moorhem, W. K. and Majdalani, J., Modeling of a Rijke-Tube Pulse Combustor Using Computational Fluid Dynamics, AIAA-97-2718, 33rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Seattle, WA, July 6-9, 1997.

  160. Majdalani, J. and Van Moorhem, W. K., Improved Time-Dependent Flowfield Solution for Solid Rocket Motors, AIAA 97-2717, 33rd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference, Seattle, WA, July 6-9, 1997.