Dr Ozge Ozcakir

Research Overview

My primary research interest is numerical investigation of nonlinear coherent structures to understand the mechanism that leads to turbulence in dierent geometries. These structures are believed to play an important role in transition to turbulence.

Selected Publications

[1] Ozcakir, Ozge ; Hall, Philip ; Tanveer, Saleh. "Centre modes in pipe flow". In: IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics. 2019 ; Vol. 84, No. 5. pp. 854-872. https://doi.org/10.1093/imamat/hxz018

[2] Ozcakir, Ozge ; Hall, Philip ; Tanveer, Saleh. "Nonlinear exact coherent structures in pipe flow and their instabilities". In: Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 2019 ; Vol. 868. pp. 341-368. https://doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2019.20

[3] Ozcakir, Ozge ; Tanveer, Saleh ; Hall, Philip ; Overman II, Edward A. "Travelling wave states in pipe flow". In: Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 2016 ; Vol. 791. pp. 284-328. https://doi.org/10.1017/jfm.2015.751