Prof. Dr. Mehmet SAHIN 

Astronautical Engineering Department,
Faculty of Aeronautics and Astronautics,
Istanbul Technical University, 34469,
Maslak/Isatanbul, TURKEY


ROOM  333

TEL 
+90 212 285 3106

FAX  +90 212 285 3139


Advanced Hybrid Rockets , Arif Karabeyoglu/Koc University
Large Eddy Simulation of Junction Flows , Gokhan Kirkil/Kadir Has University
Computational Analysis of Turbulent Swirling Flows in Industrial Gas Turbine Combustors  Ali Cemal Benim/Duesseldorf University of Applied Sciences, GERMANY
Characterization and Modeling of Bioinspired Swimming Microrobots , Serhat Yesilyurt/Sabancı University
Reduction of Turbomachinery Fan Noise , Esra Sorguven/Yeditepe University
AC Electrokinetic Phenomena in Microfluidic Systems , Ali Beşkök/Southern Methodist University, USA
An Overview of Adverse Pressure Gradient Turbulent Boundary Layers , Yvan Maciel/Laval University, Quebec City, CANADA
Computational Modeling of Soluble Surfactant and Viscoelasticity in Multiphase Flows , Metin Muradoglu/Koc University
Neutron Stars, Supernova Remnants and Fallback Disks , Yavuz Eksi/Istanbul Technical University
Viscoelastic Simulation of Polymer Flow  The BKZ Model, History, Theory and Application, Evan Mitsoulis/National Technical University of Athens, GREECE
What is New in Cardiovascular Fluid Mechanics, Kerem Pekkan/Koc University
Design and Optimization of Wind Turbines to Understand the Effect of Turbulence on the Performance, Ozgur Ertunc/Ozyegin University
Electrohyrodynamic Instabilities in Microchannels, Kerem Uguz/Bogazici University
Simulation Requirements of Vortices Generated from Wings and Hovering Rotor Blades Ensuring Accurate Predictions, John A. Ekaterinaris/EmbryeRiddle Aeronatical UniversitY, USA
All Speed CFD Methods. Eiji Shima/Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA), JAPAN
A Stable Unstructured Finite Volume Method with Arbitrary LagrangianEulerian Formulation for the Numerical Simulation of Insect Flight. Supported by Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey.
FullyCoupled LargeScale Numerical Simulation of Fluid Structure Interaction Problems. Supported by Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey.
Technical team member of AVT202 Extension of Fundamental Flow Physics to Practical MAV Aerodynamics (NATO STO Applied Technology Panel).
An Arbitrary LagrangianEulerian (ALE) Formulation for the FreeFlight Simulatoin of an Insect Flapping Flight in a Fully Coupled Form. Supported by Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey.
Computational Fluid Dynamics Workshop. Supported by Turkish Aerospace Industries (TAI).
An Efficient Edge Based Data Structure for a Finite Volume Flow Solver, Supported by ITU Scientific Research Office.
An Arbitrary Lagrangian Eulerian Approach with Exact Mass Conservation for Multiphase Flows. Supported by Scientific and Technical Research Council of Turkey.
HEMLAB: An Efficient Edge Based Finite Volume Algorithm Applied to the JAXA High Lift Configuration, Supported by Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe (PRACE), DECI16.
An Arbitrary Lagrangian Formulation for Viscoelastic Multiphase Fluid Flows, Supported by ITU Scientific Research Office.
M. Sahin, L. Sankar, M. S. Chandrasekhara and C. Tung, Dynamic stall alleviation using a deformable leading edge concept  A Numerical Study. AIAA Journal of Aircraft, 40:7785, (2003)
M. Sahin, Solution of the incompressible unsteady NavierStokes equations only in terms of the velocity components. International Journal of Computational Fluid Dynamics, 17:199203, (2003).
M. Sahin and R. G. Owens, A novel fullyimplicit finite volume method applied to the liddriven cavity problem. Part I. High Reynolds number flow calculations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 42:5777, (2003).
M. Sahin and R. G. Owens, A novel fullyimplicit finite volume method applied to the liddriven cavity problem. Part II. Linear stability analysis. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 42:7988, (2003).
M. Sahin and R. G.Owens, A numerical investigation of wall effects up to high blockage ratios on twodimensional flow past a confined circular cylinder. Physics of Fluids, 16:13051320, (2004).
M. Sahin and R. G. Owens, On the effects of viscoelasticity on twodimensional vortex dynamics in the cylinder wake. Journal of nonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics, 123:121139, (2004).
M. Sahin, A preconditioned semistaggered dilationfree finitevolume method for the incompressible NavierStokes equations on allhexahedral elements. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 49:959974, (2005).
M. Sahin and H. J. Wilson, A semistaggered dilationfree finite volume method for the numerical solution of viscoelastic fluid flows on allhexahedral elements. Journal of nonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics, 147:7991, (2007).
M. Sahin and H. J. Wilson, A parallel adaptive unstructured finite volume method for linear stability (normal mode) analysis of viscoelastic fluid flows. Journal of nonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics, 155:114, (2008).
D. G. Hassel, M. R. Mackley, M. Sahin, H. J. Wilson, O. G. Harlen and T. C. B. McLeish, Experimental and computational identification of a polymer melt flow instability. Physical Review E, 77:050801R, (2008).
D. G. Hassel, M. R. Mackley, M. Sahin, H. J. Wilson, O. G. Harlen and T. C. B. McLeish, Experimental and computational identification of a polymer melt flow instability. Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research, It has been selected for the June 1, 2008 issue by the American Physical Society and the American Institute of Physics.
M. Sahin and K. Mohseni, An arbitrary LagrangianEulerian formulation for the numerical simulation of flow patterns generated by the hydromedusa Aequorea Victoria. Journal of Computational Physics, 228:45884605, (2009).
M. Sahin, K. Mohseni and S. Colin, The numerical comparison of flow patterns and propulsive performances for the hydromedusae Sarsia Tubulosa and Aequorea Victoria. The Journal of Experimental Biology, 212:26562667, (2009).
M. Sahin, A stable unstructured finite volume method for parallel largescale viscoelastic fluid flow calculations. Journal of nonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics, 166:779791, (2011).
M. Sahin, Parallel largescale numerical simulation of purelyelastic instabilities behind a confined circular cylinder in a rectangular channel. Journal of nonNewtonian Fluid Mechanics, 195:4656, (2013).
B.
Erzincanli and M. Sahin, An arbitrary
LagrangianEulerian formulation for solving moving boundary problems
with large displacement and rotations. Journal of Computational Physics, 255:660679,
(2013).
B. Erzincanli and M. Sahin, The numerical simulation of the wing kinematic effects on near wake structure and aerodynamic performance in hovering Drosophila flight. Computer and Fluids, 122:90110, (2015) .
A. Eken and M. Sahin, A parallel monolithic algorithm for the numerical simulation of largescale fluidstructure interaction problems. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 80:687714, (2016).
A. Eken and M. Sahin, A parallel monolithic approach for fluidstructure interaction in a celabral aneurysm. Computer and Fluids, 153:6175, (2017).
K. Ata and M. Sahin, An integral equation approach for the solution of the Stokes flow with Hermite surfaces. Engineering Analysis with Boundary Elements, 96:1422, (2018).
A. Cetin and M. Sahin, A monolithic fluid structure interaction framework applied to red blood cells. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering, 35:124 (2019).
E. Dilek, B. Erzincanli and M. Sahin, The numerical investigation of Lagrangian and Eulerian coherent structures for the near wake structure of a hovering Drosophile. Theoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics, 33:255279, (2019).
K. Ata and M. Sahin, A facebased monolithic approach for the incompressible magnetohydrodynamics equations. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 92:347371 (2020).
S. Akkurt and M. Sahin, An efficient edge based data structure for the compressible RANS equations on hybrid unstructured meshes. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 94:1331, (2022).
C. Guventurk and M. Sahin, A mass conserving arbitrary LagrangianEulerian formulation for threedimensional multiphase fluid flows. International Journal for Numerical Methods in Fluids, 94:346376, (2022).
S. B. Yucel, M. Sahin and M. F. Unal, Propulsive performance of plunging
airfoils in biplane configuration. Physics of Fluids, 34: 033611,
(2022).