Dr Peter Jacobs

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School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
p.jacobs@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54068

Overview

Dr Peter Jacobs's research interests are in: computational fluid dynamics for compressible flow.

He received his PhD from The University of Queensland in 1987.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons), The University of Queensland
  • PhD, The University of Queensland

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

  • Gildfind, David, Morgan, Richard G. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2016). Expansion tubes in Australia. In Ozer Igra and Friech Seiler (Ed.), Experimental methods of shock wave research (pp. 399-431) Basel, Switzerland: Springer. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-23745-9_13

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Qin, Kan , Jacobs, Peter A., Keep, Joshua and Jahn, Ingo (2017). A three-dimensional fluid-structure-thermal simulation of bump-type foil thrust bearings. In: Proceedings of the 1st Global Power and Propulsion Forum. The 1st Global Power and Propulsion Forum, Zurich, Switzerland, (). 16-18 January 2017.

  • Wei, H., Morgan, R. G., Sheikh, U. A., Jacobs, P. A., Gollan, R. J. and McIntyre, T. J. (2017). Preliminary experimental investigation of air radiation in super-orbital expanding flow. In: Gabi Ben-Dor, Ozer Igra and Oren Sadot, 30th International Symposium on Shock Waves 2: ISSW30-Volume 1. International Symposium on Shock Waves, Tel Aviv, Israel, (827-831). 19-24 July 2015. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-44866-4_8

  • Morgan, Richard and Jacobs, Peter (2017). Preliminary experimental investigation of air radiation in super-orbital expanding flow. In: Gabi Ben-Dor, Ozer Igra and Oren Sadot, 30th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Tel Aviv, Israel, (). 19-24 July 2015. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-46213-4

  • Toniato, Pierpaolo, Gildfind, David E., Jacobs, Peter A. and Morgan, Richard G. (2016). Development of a new Mach 12 scramjet operating capability in the X3 expansion tube. In: 7th Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology (APISAT). Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology (APISAT), Cairns, QLD, Australia, (). 25 – 27 November 2015.

  • Qin, Kan, Jahn, Ingo and Jacobs, Peter (2016). Effect of operating conditions on the elasto-hydrodynamic performance of foil thrust bearings for supercritical CO2 cycles. In: Proceedings of ASME Turbo Expo 2016: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition. ASME Turbo Expo 2016: Turbomachinery Technical Conference and Exposition, Seoul, South Korea, (). 13-17 June 2016. doi:10.1115/GT2016-56524

  • Toniato, P., Gildfind, D. E., Jacobs, P. A. and Morgan, R. G. (2016). Extension of the X3 expansion tube capabilities for Mach 12 scramjet testing: flow condition: development and nozzle optimization. In: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, (). 5-8 December 2-16.

  • Kang, X., Gollan, R. J., Jacobs, P. A. and Veeraragavan, A . (2016). On the effect of outflow boundary truncation for numerical simulation of narrow-channel flames. In: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, Australia, (). 5 – 8 December 2016.

  • Qin, K., Jahn, I. H. and Jacobs, P. A. (2016). Prediction of dynamic characteristics of foil thrust bearings using computational fluid dynamics. In: 20th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Perth, WA, Australia, (). 5-8 December 2016.

  • Stennett, Samuel, Chan, Wilson, Gildfind, David and Jacobs, Peter (2016). Validating the k-omega turbulence model for 3D flows within the CFD solver Eilmer. In: The 2nd Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics. Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics, Brisbane, Australia, (67-72). 30 November - 1 December 2015. doi:10.4028/www.scientific.net/AMM.846.67

  • Jacobs, Peter and Gollan, Rowan (2015). Implementation of a compressible-flow simulation code in the D programming language. In: ACCM2015 2nd Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics. Australasian Conference on Computational Mechanics, Brisbane, Australia, (). 30 November to 1 December 2015.

  • Kang, X., Gollan, R. J., Jacobs, P. A. and Veeraragavan, A. (2015). Numerical simulation of premixed methane/air flame dynamics in narrow channels. In: Yi Yang and Nigel Smith, The Australian Combustion Symposium 2015 Proceedings. Australian Combustion Symposium, Parkville, VIC, Australia, (388-391). 7-9 December 2015.

  • Zander, F., Jacobs, P. A., Gollan, R. J. and Morgan, R. G. (2015). Shock standoff on hemi-spherical bodies in hypervelocity flows. In: Riccardo Bonazza and Devesh Ranjan, 29th International Symposium on Shock Waves 1. International Symposium on Shock Waves (ISSW29), Madison, WI, United States, (539-544). 14-19 July 2013. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16835-7_85

  • Wei, H., Chan, W. Y. K, Jacobs, P. A. and Morgan, R. G. (2014). Computational optimisation and analysis of a truncated hypersonic nozzle for X3 expansion tunnel. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (60.1-60.4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Kang, X ., Gollan, R . J., Jacobs, P . A. and Veeraragavan, A . (2014). Numerical simulations of premixed combustion in narrow channels. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, The Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Qin, K., Jahn, I. H. and Jacobs, P. A. (2014). Validation of a three-dimensional CFD analysis of foil bearings with supercritical CO2. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (136.1-136.4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • Jacobs, Peter, Morgan, Richard, Brandis, Aaron, Buttsworth, David, Dann, Andrew, D'Souza, Mary, Eichmann, Troy, Gildfind, David, Gollan, Rowan, Jacobs, Carolyn, McGilvray, Matthew, McIntyre, Tim, Mudford, Neil, Porat, Hadas, Potter, Dan and Zander, Fabian (2013). Design, operation and testing in expansion tube facilities for super-orbital re-entry. In: O. Chazot and T. Magin, STO-AVT-VKI Lecture Series Radiation and Gas-Surface Interaction Phenomena in High Speed Re-Entry (2013-AVT-218), Rhode-St-Genèse, Belgium, (5-1-5-65). 6-8 May 2013.

  • James, Chris, Gildfind, David, Morgan, Richard G., Jacobs, Peter A. and Zander, Fabian (2013). Designing and simulating high enthalpy expansion tube conditions. In: Proceedings of the 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology. APISAT 2013: 2013 Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology, Takamatsu, Japan, (1-10). 20-22 November 2013.

  • Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., McGilvray, M., Jacobs, P. A., Stalker, R. J. and Eichmann, T. N. (2012). Free-piston driver optimisation for simulation of high Mach number scramjet flow conditions. In: Konstantinos Kontis, 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves. International Symposium on Shock Waves (28th, ISSW, 2011), Manchester, U. K., (987-993). 17-22 July 2011. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-25685-1_150

  • Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., McGilvray, M. and Jacobs, P. A. (2012). High mach number and total pressure flow conditions for scramjet testing. In: Konstantinos Kontis, 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves Vol 1 and 2. International Symposium on Shock Waves (28th, ISSW28), Manchester, U.K., (). 17-22 July 2011.

  • Zander, F., Jacobs, P. A., Sheikh, U. A., Buttsworth, D. R. and Morgan, R. G. (2012). High speed imaging of X2 expansion tube flows. In: H. H. Kleine, A. J. Lambert and M. Tahtali, Proceedings of the 30th International Congress on High-Speed Imaging and Photonics. 30th International Congress on High-Speed Imaging and Photonics, Pretoria, South Africa, (). 16-21 September 2012.

  • Zander, F., Jacobs, P. A., Sheikh, U. A. and Morgan, R. G. (2012). High speed imaging of spherical shock standoff in hypervelocity flows. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Zander, F., Molder, S., Morgan, R. G., Jacobs, P. A. and Gollan, R. J. (2012). High temperature gas effects for converging conical shocks. In: 18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference 2012. 18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference 2012, Tours, France, (). 24 - 28 September 2012. doi:10.2514/6.2012-5939

  • McGilvray, Matthew, Dann, Andrew G. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2012). Modeling the complete operation of a free-piston shock tunnel for a low enthalpy condition. In: 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves. 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Manchester, England, (707-712). 17 - 22 July 2011. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-25688-2_107

  • Gollan, Rowan J. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2012). On the validation of a hypersonic flow solver using measurements of shock detachment distance. In: Konstantinos Kontis, 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves Vol 1 and 2. International Symposium on Shock Waves (28th, ISSW28), Manchester, U.K., (). 17-22 July 2011.

  • Gildfind, David E., Morgan, Richard G., McGilvray, Matthew and Jacobs, Peter (2012). Simulation of high mach number scramjet flow conditions using the X2 expansion tube. In: Proceedings of the 18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference. 18th AIAA/3AF International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, Tours, France, (). 24-28 September 2012. doi:10.2514/6.2012-5954

  • Buttsworth, David R., Jacobs, Peter A., Potter, Daniel, Mudford, Neil, D'Souza, Mary, Eichmann, Troy N., Jenniskens, Peter, McIntyre, Timothy J., Jokic, Michael David, Jacobs, Carolyn, Upcroft, Benjamin, Khan, Razmi, Porat, Hadas, Neely, Andrew and Loehle, Stefan (2012). Super-orbital re-entry in Australia: laboratory measurement, simulation and flight observation. In: Kontis Konstantinos, 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves. 28th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Manchester, England, (29-37). 17 - 22 July 2011. doi:10.1007/978-3-642-25688-2_5

  • Sancho, J., Gildfind, D. E., Jacobs, P. A. and Morgan, R. G. (2012). Toward the full CFD Simulation of expansion tubes. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Dann, A. G., Morgan, R. G., Gildfind, D. E., Jacobs, P. A., McGilvray, M. and Zander, F. (2012). Upgrade of the X3 super-orbital expansion tube. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Gollan, R. J. and Jacobs, P. A. (2012). Verification of a compressible flow solver. In: P. A. Brandner, B. W. Pearce and Hawthorn, VIC, Australia, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G. and Jacobs, P. A. (2012). Vibration isolation in a free-piston driven Expansion tube. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.

  • Ventura, Carlos, Sauret, Emilie, Jacobs, Peter, Petrie-Repar, Paul, Gollan, Rowan and Van Der Laan, Paul (2010). Adaption and use of a compressible flow code for turbomachinery design. In: J. C. F. Pereira and A. Sequeira, V European Conference on Computational Fluid Dynamics ECCOMAS CFD, Lisbon, Portugal, (). 14-17 June 2010.

  • Jacobs, P. A., Gollan, R. J., Potter, D. F., Gildfind, D. E., Eichmann, T. N., O'Flaherty, B. F. and Buttsworth, D. R. (2010). CFD Tools for Design and Simulation of Transient Flows in Hypersonic Facilities. In: VKI RTO Proceedings. AVT-186 RTO AVT/VKI Lecture Series - Aerothermodynamic design, review on ground testing and CFD, Genese, Belgium, (). 29 March-01 April 2010.

  • Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., McGilvray, M., Jacobs, P. A., Eichmann, T., Stalker, R. J. and Teakle, P. (2010). Design of lightweight pistons for the X2 and X3 expansion tube free-piston drivers. In: G. D. Mallinson and J. E. Cater, Proceedings of the 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 17AFMC: 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, (857-861). 5-9 December 2010.

  • Buttsworth, David R., D'Souza, Mary, Potter, Daniel, Eichmann, Troy N., Mudford, Neil, McGilvray, Matthew, McIntyre, Timothy J., Jacobs, Peter A. and Morgan, Richard G. (2010). Expansion tunnel radiation experiments to support hayabusa re-entry observations. In: Proceedings of the 48th AIAA Aerospace meeting including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition. 48th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting Including the New Horizons Forum and Aerospace Exposition, Orlando, Florida, USA, (2010-0634.1-2010-0634.14). 4-7 January 2010.

  • Wheatley, V. and Jacobs, P. A. (2010). Fuel injection via rectangular cross-section injectors for mixing enhancement in scramjets. In: Proceedings of the Seventeenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 17th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Auckland, New Zealand, (791-794). 5-9 December 2010.

  • Rowan Gollan, Carolyn Jacobs, Jacobs, Peter A., Morgan, Richard G., McIntyre, Timothy J., Macrossan, Michael N., Buttsworth, David R., Eichmann, Troy N. and Daniel Potter (2009). A simulation technique for radiating shock tube flows. In: Dr Klaus Hannemann and Prof Friedrich Seile, Shock Waves. 26th International Symposium on Shock Waves (ISSW26), Gottingen, Germany, (465-470). 15-20 July. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-85168-4_74

  • Potter, D. F., Gollan, R. J., Jacobs, P. A. and Leyland, P. (2009). Numerical simulations and analysis of the 8.5 km/s CO2-N2 east shock tube condition. In: Huguette Sawaya-Lacoste and L. Ouwehand, Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry. 3rd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry, Heraklion, Greece, (). 30 September - 3 October 2008.

  • Brandis, A., McIntyre, T., Morgan, R. and Jacobs, P. (2009). Overview of radiation intensity measurements on the x2 facility at the university of queensland. In: Proceedings of the 3rd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry. 3rd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry, Heraklion, Greece, (). 30 September – 3 October 2008.

  • Lim, Yah Leng, Kliese, Russell, Bertling, Karl, Tanimizu, Katsuyoshi, Jacobs, Peter A and Rakić, A. D. (2009). Parallel self-mixing flow sensor using monolithic VCSEL array. In: OptoElectronics and Communications Conference, 2009. OECC 2009. 14th. The 14th OptoElectronics and Communications Conference, Hong Kong, China, (1-2). 13-17 July 2009. doi:10.1109/OECC.2009.5215719

  • Buttsworth, David R. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2009). Premature ignition in scramjets with intake injection: A preliminary laminar mixing simulation. In: A.Y. Klimenko, M.J. Cleary, Bo Feng, V. Rudolph, R. R. Boyce and A. P. Wandel, Proceedings of Australian Combustion Symposium 2009. Australian Combustion Symposium 2009 (ACS09), St Lucia, QLD, Australia, (1-4). 2-4 December 2009.

  • McGilvray, Matthew, Morgan, Richard G. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2009). Scramjet experiments in an expansion tunnel: Evaluated using a quasi- steady analysis technique. In: van Wie, AIAA Journal : Proceedings of the 16th AIAA/DLR/DGLR International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference. 16th AIAA/DLR/DGLR International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, Bremen, Germany, (). 19-22 October, 2009.

  • Morgan, R. G., McIntyre, T. J., Buttsworth, D. R., Jacobs, P. A., Potter, D. F., Brandis, A. M., Gollan, R. J., Jacobs, C. M., Capra, B. R., McGilvray, M. and Eichmann, T. (2008). Impulse facilities for the simulation of hypersonic radiating flows. In: Proceedings of: 38th Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit. 38th Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibit, Seattle, Washington, U.S.A., (1-16). 23 - 26 June, 2008.

  • Brandis, Aaron M., Morgan, Richard G., McIntyre, Tim and Jacobs, Peter A. (2008). Nonequilibrium radiation intensity measurements in simulated titan atmospheres. In: 26th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference. 26th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, Seattle, United States, (). 23-26 June 2008. doi:10.2514/6.2008-4136

  • Potter, Daniel F., Gollan, Rowan J., Eichmann, Troy, McIntyre, Tim J., Morgan, Richard G. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2008). Simulation of CO2–N2 expansion tunnel flow for the study of radiating bluntbody shock layers. In: Advancing the Science of Flight Technology.. 46th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada, USA, (1280-1296). 7-10 january 2008.

  • Potter, Daniel F., Eichmann, Troy, Brandis, Aaron, Morgan, Richard G., Jacobs, Peter A. and McIntyre, Tim J. (2008). Simulation of radiating CO2–N2 shock layer experiments at hyperbolic entry conditions. In: 40th Thermophysics Conference, Seattle, Washington State, USA, (3933-3952). 23-26 June 2008.

  • McGilvray, Matthew, Jacobs, Peter A., Morgan, Richard G. and Ramanah, Dwishen (2007). Boundary Layer Transition in an Expansion Tube at a Low Enthalpy Operating Condition. In: Proceedings 45th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit. 45th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada, (15826-15837). 8 -11 January, 2007.

  • Gollan, R. J., Johnston, I. A., O’Flaherty, B. T. and Jacobs, P. A. (2007). Development of Casbar: a Two-phase Flow Code for the Interior Ballistics Problem. In: Peter Jacobs, Tim McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert, 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC). 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, (295-302). 2-7 December 2007.

  • McGilvray, M., Austin, J. M., Sharma, M, Jacobs, P. A. and Morgan, R. G. (2007). Diagnostic Modelling of an Expansion Tube Operating Condition for a Hypersonic Free Shear Layer Experiment. In: Peter Jacobs, Tim McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert, 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC). 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, (385-393). 2-7 December 2007.

  • Brandis, A. M., Morgan, R. G., Laux, C. O., Magin, T., McIntyre, T. and Jacobs, P. A. (2007). Nonequilibrium radiation measurements and modelling relevant to Titan entry. In: Peter Jacobs, Tim McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert, Proceedings of Sixteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, (594-601). 2-7 December, 2007.

  • Gangurde, Dhananjay Y., Mee, David J. and Jacobs, Peter A. (2007). Numerical Simulation of a Ludwieg-tube Fuel Delivery System for Scramjet Experiments in Shock Tunnels. In: Peter Jacobs, Tim McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert, 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC). 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, (645-649). 2-7 December 2007.

  • Potter, D. F., Gollan, R. J., Eichmann, T., Jacobs, P. A., Morgan, R. G. and McIntyre, T. J. (2007). Simulation of CO2–N2 expansion tunnel flow for the study of radiating bluntbody shock layers. In: Peter Jacobs, Tim McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert, 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC). 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, (373-380). 3-7 December, 2007.

  • Petrie-Repar P.J., McGhee A. and Jacobs P.A. (2007). Three-dimensional viscous flutter analysis of standard configuration 10. In: Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2007 - Power for Land, Sea, and Air. 2007 ASME Turbo Expo, Montreal, Que., (665-674). May 14, 2007-May 17, 2007. doi:10.1115/GT2007-27800

  • Petrie-Repar, Paul J., McGhee, Andrew, Jacobs, Peter A. and Gollan, Rowan (2006). Analytical maps of aerodynamic damping as a function of operating condition for a compressor profile. In: Proceedings of the GT2006 ASME Turbo Expo 2006: Power for Land, Sea and Air.. TE06: ASME Turbo Expo 2006, Barcelona, Spain, (1133-1144). 8-11 May 2006. doi:10.1115/GT2006-90829

  • Brandis, A. M., Gollan, R. J., Scott, M. P., Morgan, R. G. and Jacobs, P. A. (2006). Expansion tube operating conditions for studying nonequilibrium radiation relevant to Titan Aerocapture. In: Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE 42nd Joint Propulsion Conference. 42nd AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference & Exhibit, California, USA, (2074-2083). 9-12 July 2006.

  • Brandis, A. M., Buttsworth, D. R., Capra, B. R., Eichmann, T., Gollan, R. J., Jacobs, C. M., Jacobs, P. A., Macrossan, M. N., McGilvray, M., McIntyre, T. J., Morgan, R. G., Potter, D. F., Scott, M. P. and van Diem, D. (2006). Impulse facility simulation of hypervelocity radiating flows. In: Proceedings of the 2nd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry. 2nd International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry, Rome, Italy, (1-6). 6-8 September 2006.

  • Buttsworth, D. R., Goozee, R. J. and Jacobs, P A (2006). Measurement and simulation of the interface in a low-enthalpy shock tunnel. In: 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference. 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference, Canberra, Australia, (1-11). 6-9 November 2006.

  • Morgan, Richard, McIntyre, Tim, Gollan, Rowan, Jacobs, Peter, Brandis, Aaron, McGilvray, Matthew, van Diem, Dwight, Gnoffo, Peter, Pulsonnetti, Maria and Wright, Michael (2006). Radiation measurements in nonreflected shock tunnels. In: 25th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference. 25th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, San Francisco, California, USA, (1-9). 5-8 June 2006.

  • McGilvray, M, Jacobs, P A and Morgan, R G (2006). Simulations of scramjet starting and establishment time in an expansion tunnel. In: 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference. 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference, Canberra, Australia, (1-11). 6-9 November 2006.

  • Dann, A. G., Denman, A. W., Jacobs, P A and Morgan, R G (2006). Study of separating compressible turbulent boundary-layers. In: 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference. 14th AIAA/AHI Space Plans and Hypersonic and Technologies Conference, Canberra, Australia, (1-14). 6-9 November 2006.

  • Petrie-Rapar, P J, McGhee, A M and Jacobs, P A (2006). Viscous flutter analysis of a three-dimensional compressor blade. In: v Skibin, V Saren, N Savin and S Frolov, International Symposium on Unsteady Aerodynamics, Aeroacoustics & Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines. International Symposium on Unsteady Aerodynamics, Aeroacoustics & Aeroelasticity of Turbomachines, Moscow, Russia, (98-102). September, 2006.

  • Raghunath, S., Mee, D., Roesgen, T. and Jacobs, P. (2005). Background oriented schlieren technique for flow visualisation in shock tunnels. In: G. Jagadeesh, E. Arunan and K. Reddy, Shock Waves: Proceedings of the 25th International Symposium on Shock Waves. 25th International Symposium on Shock Waves- ISSW25, Bangalore, India, (). 17-22 July 2005.

  • Denman, Andrew W., Jacobs, Peter A. and Mee, David J. (2005). Compressible, turbulent flow with boundary-layer heat addition. In: AIAA journal: 43rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit. 43rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada, (1-10). 10 - 13 Jan 2005.

  • McGilvray, Matthew, Teakle, Phillip, Jacobs, Peter and Morgan, Richard (2005). Geometrical Nozzle Design for Wagtail Rocket Motors. In: 5th Australian Space Science Conference, Melbourne (Hosted by RMIT), (). September 14 - 16, 2005.

  • Scott, MP, Jacobs, PA and Morgan, RG (2005). Nozzle development for an expansion tunnel. In: Shock Waves, Vols 1 and 2, Proceedings. 24th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Beijing Peoples R China, (283-293). Jul 11-16, 2004. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-27009-6_41

  • McGilvray, M., Morgan, R. G., Paull, A., Abdel-Jawad, M. M., Jacobs, P. A., McIntyre, T. J. and Scott, M. A. (2005). Operating conditions in UQ's impulse facilities for scramjet testing. In: 25th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Bangalore, India, (). 17-22 July 2005.

  • Golan, R. J., Jacobs, P. A., McIntyre, T. J., Morgan, R. G., Scott ,M .P. and Silvester, T. B. (2005). Superorbital expansion tube operation: Estimates of flow conditions via numerical simulation. In: 43rd AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting and Exhibit. 43rd AIAA Aerospace Science Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada, USA, (1-1). 10th - 13th January. 2005.

  • Jacobs, P. A., Gardner, A. D., Buttsworth, D. R., Schramm, J. M., Karl, S. and Hannemann, K. (2004). End-to-end modelling of the HEG shock tunnel. In: Zonglin Jiang, Shock Waves: Proceedings of the 24th International Symposium on Shock Waves. 24th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Beijing, China, (319-328). 11-16 July, 2004. doi:10.1007/978-3-540-27009-6_46

  • Raghunath, S., Mee, D. J., Roesgen, T. and Jacobs, P. A. (2004). Flow visualization in the Drummond shock tunnel using the background oriented schlieren technique. In: 9th International Workshop on Shock Tube Technology, Woomera, South Australia, (). 27 September- 1 October 2004.

  • Mee, D. J., Jacobs, P. A., Reddy, K. P. J., Rajakumar, B. and Arunan, E. (2004). Simulation of the performance of a shock tube for studying chemical kinetics. In: 9th International Workshop on Shock Tube Technology, Woomera, Australia, (). 27 September - 1 October 2004.

  • Silvester, T. B., Morgan, R. G. and Jacobs, P. A. (2004). Skin friction measurements in a duct in the X3 superorbital expansion tube. In: C Williams, 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit. 40th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibit, Florida, USA, (1-15). 11-14 July 2004.

  • Raghunath, Sreekanth, Mee, David J., Roesgen, Thomas and Jacobs, Peter A. (2004). Visualization Of Supersonic Flows In Shock Tunnels, Using The Background Oriented Schlieren Technique. In: 2004 AIAA Australian Aerospace Student Conference, The University of Sydney, Sydney, (). 12 December, 2004.

  • Mundt, C., Jacobs, P., Boyce, R. R. and Hanneman, K. (2003). A comparative study of piston-driven shock-tunnels. In: Programm: Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress 2003. Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress 2003, Munich, Germany, (Paper DGLR-JT-2003-74). 17-20 November 2003.

  • Austin, K. J. and Jacobs, P. A. (2002). Application of genetic algorithms to hypersonic flight control. In: Michael H. Smith, William A. Gruver and Lawrence O. Hall, Proceedings of Joint 9th IFSA World Congress abnd 20th NAFIPS International Conference. 9th International Fuzzy Systems Association World Congress/20th North American Fuzzy Information Processing Society, International Conference, Vancouver, Canada, (2428-2433). 25-28 Jul 2001.

  • Rohde, A. H., Pienaar, G. L., Veidt, M., Jacobs, P.A., Murdoch, B. E., Goozee, J. V., Scott, D. and Meyers, I. A. (2002). Development and application of a pressure-sensing electropalatograph. In: Catherine Bow, Proceedings of the Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology. Ninth Australian International Conference on Speech Science and Technology, Melbourne, Australia, (580-585). 3-5 December 2002.

  • Goozee, R., Buttsworth, D. R. and Jacobs, P.A. (2002). Numerical simulation of fluctuations in a shock tunnel flow. In: S Armfield, P Morgan and K Srinivas, Proceedings of the Second International Conference on Computional Fluid Dynamics. Computional Fluid Dynamics 2002, Sydney, Australia, (611-616). 15-19 July 2002.

  • Goozee, R. and Jacobs, P.A. (2002). Parellelism for simulations of an entire shock tunnel facility. In: S Armfield, P Morgan and K Srinivas, Computional Fluid Dynamics 2002. Proceedings of the Second Internatinal Conference on Computios, Sydney, Australia, (769-770). 15-19 July 2002.

  • Stewart, B. S., Jacobs, P.A. and Morgan, R. G. (2002). The starting processes of an expansion tube nozzle. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Symposium on Shock Waves. Twenty-Third International Symposium on Shock Waves, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA, (565-571). 23-27 July, 2001.

  • Abdel-Jawad, M., Mee, D. J., Morgan, R. G., Jacobs, P.A. and Philpot, J.A. (2002). Transient force measurements at superorbital speeds. In: Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Symposium on Shock Waves. Twenty-Third International Symposium on Shock Waves, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA, (565-571). 23-27 July, 2001.

  • Austin, K.J. and Jacobs, P.A. (2001). Application of genetic algorithms to hypesonic flight control. In: Zadeh and Lofti A., Proceedings of Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Conference. Joint 9th IFSA World Congress and 20th NAFIPS International Ce, Vancouver, Canada, (1-6). 25-28 July, 2001.

  • Stewart, B. S., Morgan, R. G., Jacobs, P.A., Austin, K.J. and Jenkins, D.M. (2001). Establishment of test conditions in the RHYFL-X facility. In: 37th AIAA/ASME/SAE/ASEE Joint Propulsion Conference and Exhibition, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, (1-8). 8-11 July, 2001.

  • Buttsworth, D. R. and Jacobs, P. A. (2000). Measurement of fluctuations in a Mach 4 shock tunnel nozzle flow. In: Proceedings of 7th Australasian Heat & Mass Transfer Conference. 7th Australasian Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, James Cook University, Townsville, (53-59). 3-6 July, 2000.

  • Stewart, B. S., Morgan, R. G., Jacobs, P. A. and Jenkins, D. (2000). The RHYFL facility as a high performance expansion tube for scramjet testing. In: Proceedings of 21st AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference. 21st AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology & Ground Testing, Denver, Colorado, USA, (1-8). 19-22 June, 2000.

  • Mcintyre, T. J., Jacobs, P. A., Bishop, A. and Boyce, R. (1999). Experimental and numerical studies of super-orbital ionizing flows. In: G. T. Roberts, Proceedings of the 22nd International Symposium on Shock Waves. 22nd International Symposium on Shock Waves, Imperial College, London, (1350(1)-1350(6)). 18-23 July, 1999.

  • Wendt M., Macrossan M., Jacobs P. and Mee D. (1998). Pilot study for a rarefied hypervelocity test facility. In: Proceedings of the 1998 Thirteenth Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, , (59-62). December 13, 1998-December 18, 1998.

  • Wendt, M. N., Stalker, R. J. and Jacobs, P. A. (1995). Effect of fuel temperature on supersonic combustion. In: International Aerospace Planes and Hypersonics Technologies. 6th International Conference on Aerospace Planes and Hypersonics Technologies, 1995, Chattanooga, TN USA, (). 3-7 April 1995.

  • Jacobs P.A. and Pullin D.I. (1986). SOME APPLICATIONS OF THE METHOD OF CONTOUR DYNAMICS.. In: Computational Techniques and Applications: CTAC-85., , (367-377). .

Edited Outputs

  • Proceedings of the 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (2007) . Edited by Peter Jacobs, Peter McIntyre, Matthew Cleary, David Buttsworth, David Mee, Rose, Clements, Richard Morgan and Charles Lemckert. 16th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, 3-7 December, 2007, Gold Coast, Australia.

Other Outputs

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Note for students: Dr Peter Jacobs is not currently available to take on new students.

Current Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

    Other advisors:

  • Doctor Philosophy — Associate Advisor

Completed Supervision