RESEARCH TOPICS

1. Bluff Body Aerodynamics
  a. Characteristics in the flow passing through a circular cylinder
    - Pre-critical regime phenomenon
    - Roughness effect
    - Free-stream turbulence effect
  b. Characteristics in the flow passing a finite circular cylinder
    - Free-stream condition: uniform flow or boundary layer flow
  c. Cycling aerodynamics
    - Investigation on cross-sectional shape of bike tube
    - External force balance for wind tunnel

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2. Characteristics of Wind Turbine
  a. Investigation in the wake of wind turbine
  b. Porous disk analogy method
    - Free-stream condition: uniform flow or boundary layer flow
3. Phenomenon of Pulsating Flow
  a. Investigation of flow instability in the developing region of pulsating flow

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4. Wind Measurement and Numerical Simulation
  a. Wind Measurement
    - LIDAR
    - Sonic anemometer
  b. Wind profiles simulation
    - WRF
  c. Wind energy forecasting
    - WaSP model