Mr Chris James

Research Officer

School of Mechanical and Mining Engineering
Faculty of Engineering, Architecture and Information Technology
c.james4@uq.edu.au
+61 7 336 54864

Overview

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering, The University of Queensland

Publications

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Publications

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Cullen, Timothy, James, Christopher, Gollan, Rowan and Morgan, Richard G. (2019). Development of a Total Enthalpy and Reynolds Number Matched Apollo Re-entry Condition in the X2 Expansion Tunnel. In: Akihiro Sasoh, Toshiyuki Aoki and Masahide Katayama, 31st International Symposium on Shock Waves 2: Applications. 31st International Symposium on Shock Waves, Nagoya, Japan, (). 9-14 July 2017.

  • Gildfind, David E., Smith, Daniel, Lewis, Steven W., Kelly, Rory, James, Christopher M., Wei, Han and McIntyre, Timothy (2018). Expansion Tube Magnetohydrodynamic Experiments with Argon Test Gas. In: 2018 Flow Control Conference. 2018 Flow Control Conference, Atlanta, Georgia, (). 25-29 June 2018. doi:10.2514/6.2018-3754

  • Liu, Yu, James, Christopher M., Morgan, Richard G. and McIntyre, Timothy J. (2018). Experimental study of saturn entry radiation with higher amount of diluent in an expansion tube. In: 2018 Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference. 12th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, 2018, [state] GA, [city] Atlanta, (). June 25, 2018-June 29, 2018. doi:10.2514/6.2018-4070

  • James, Christopher M., Smith, Daniel R., McLean, Carl, Morgan, Richard G., Lewis, Steven W. and Toniato, Pierpaolo (2018). Improving high enthalpy expansion tube condition characterisation using high speed imagery. In: 2018 Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference. 34th AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, 2018, Atlanta, GA, (). June 25, 2018-June 29, 2018. doi:10.2514/6.2018-3805

  • Smith, Daniel R., Gildfind, David E., James, Christopher M., McIntyre, Timothy J. and Wheatley, Vincent (2018). Magnetohydrodynamic drag force measurements in an expansion tube. In: 2018 Flow Control Conference. 9th AIAA Flow Control Conference, 2018, [state] GA, [city] Atlanta, (). June 25, 2018-June 29, 2018. doi:10.2514/6.2018-3755

  • Geraets, Rowland T. Penty, McGilvray, Matthew, Doherty, Luke J., Morgan, Richard G., James, Christopher M., Vanyai, Tristan and Buttsworth, David R. (2017). Development of a fast-response calorimeter gauge for hypersonic ground testing. In: 33rd AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference. AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, Denver, CO, United States, (). 5-9 June 2017. doi:10.2514/6.2017-3238

  • Geraets, Rowland T. Penty, McGilvray, Matthew, Doherty, Luke J., Morgan, Richard G., James, Christopher M., Vanyai, Tristan and Buttsworth, David R. (2017). Development of a fast-response calorimeter heat transfer gauge for hypersonic ground testing. In: 33rd AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, 2017. 33rd AIAA Aerodynamic Measurement Technology and Ground Testing Conference, Denver, Colorado, (). 5-9 June 2017.

  • James, Christopher M., Gildfind, David E., Morgan, Richard G., Lewis, Steven W. and McIntyre, Timothy J. (2017). Experimentally simulating gas giant entry in an expansion tube. In: 21st AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonics Technologies Conference, International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conferences,. 21st International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, Xiamen, China, (). 6 - 9 March 2017. doi:10.2514/6.2017-2152

  • McGilvray, Matthew , Pearce, William and James, Christopher (2016). Non-Helium Secondary Driver. In: 7th International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry, Stuttgart, Germany, (). 21-26 November 2016.

  • James, C. M., Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., Lewis, S. W. and McIntyre, T. J. (2016). Simulating Gas Giant Entry with Increased Helium Diluent in in an Expansion Tube. In: Ben-Dor, 30th International Symposium on Shock Waves, Tel Aviv, Israel, (1-1). 19-24 July 2015.

  • James, C. M., Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., Lewis, S. W., Fahy, E. J. and McIntyre, T.J. (2015). Limits of Simulating Gas Giant Entry at True Gas Composition and True Flight Velocities in an Expansion Tube. In: 8th European Symposium on Aerothermodynamics for Space Vehicles, Lisbon, Portugal, (). 2-6 March 2015.

  • James, Christopher M., Gildfind, David E., Morgan, Richard G., Lewis, Steven W., Fahy, Elise J. and McIntyre, Timothy J. (2015). On the current limits of simulating gas giant entry flows in an expansion tube. In: 20th AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference. AIAA International Space Planes and Hypersonic Systems and Technologies Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, (1-26). 6 - 9 July 2015. doi:10.2514/6.2015-3501

  • James, C., Gildfind, D., Morgan, R, Lewis, S., Fahy, E. and McIntyre, T. (2015). Simulating gas giant entry in an expansion tube. In: 7th Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology. 7th Asia-Pacific International Symposium on Aerospace Technology, Cairns, Australia, (). 25-27 November 2015.

  • James, C .M., Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G. and McIntyre, T. J. (2015). Working towards simulating gas giant entry radiation in an expansion tube. In: Riccardo Bonazza and Devesh Ranjan, Proceedings of the 29th International Symposium on Shock Waves (ISSW29). International Symposium on Shock Waves, Madison, WI, United States, (563-568). 14-19 July 2013. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-16835-7_89

  • Parekh, Viha, Gildfind, David, Lewis, Steven and James, Christopher (2015). X3 expansion tube driver gas spectroscopy and temperature measurements. In: AIAA Australian-Asia Regional Student Conference, Canberra, ACT, Australia, (). 23-24 November, 2015.

  • James, C. M., Gildfind, D. E., Morgan, R. G., Lewis, S. W., Fahy, E. J. and McIntyre, T. J. (2014). On the limits of simulating gas giant entry at true gas composition and true flight velocities in an expansion tube. In: 6th International Workshop on Radiation of High Temperature Gases in Atmospheric Entry, St Andrews, United Kingdom, (). 24-28 November 2014.

  • Gildfind, D. E., James, C. M. and Morgan, R. G. (2014). Performance considerations for expansion tube operation with a shock-heated secondary driver. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, The Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (1-4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • James, Christopher, Gildfind, David, Morgan, Richard and McIntyre, Tim (2014). The limits of simulating gas giant entry at true gas composition and true flight velocities in an expansion tube. In: Harun Chowdhury and Firoz Alam, The Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, VIC, Australia, (1-4). 8-11 December 2014.

  • 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.

  • James, Christopher M., Gildfind, David E., Morgan, Richard G. and McIntyre, Timothy J. (2013). Theoretical validation of a test gas substitution for expansion tube simulation of gas giant entry. In: 44th AIAA Thermophysics Conference 2013: Proceedings. 44th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, San Diego, United States, (109-127). 24-27 June 2013. doi:10.2514/6.2013-2506

  • James, C. M. and Morgan, R. M. (2012). Radiation from simulated atmospheric entry into the gas giants. In: P. A. Brandner and B. W. Pearce, Proceedings of the 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference. 18th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference (AFMC), Launceston, Australia, (). 3-7 December 2012.