• United Kingdom

Accepting PhD Students

19992021
If you made any changes in Pure these will be visible here soon.

Research Output 1999 2018

2018

Rivulet flow of generalized Newtonian fluids

Al Mukahal, F. H. H., Duffy, B. R. & Wilson, S. K., 6 Aug 2018, In : Physical Review Fluids. 3, 8, 24 p., 083302

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Newtonian fluids
Newtonian Fluid
Viscosity
viscosity
Fluids
Open Access
File
Thermal Effects
Droplet
Thermal effects
temperature effects
Lifetime

Unsteady motion of a long bubble or droplet in a self-rewetting system

Duffy, B. R., Wilson, S. K., Conn, J. J. A. & Sefiane, K., 30 Oct 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : Physical Review Fluids.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Marangoni Effect
Bubbles (in fluids)
Droplet
Bubble
Surface Tension
2017
1 Citations

Advection and Taylor-Aris dispersion in rivulet flow

Al Mukahal, F. H. H., Duffy, B. R. & Wilson, S. K., 15 Nov 2017, In : Proceedings of the Royal Society A: Mathematical, Physical and Engineering Sciences. 473, 2207, 20170524

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Advection
advection
solutes
Substrate
Microfluidics

Electro-manipulation of droplets for microfluidic applications

Corson, L. T., Tsakonas, C., Duffy, B. R., Mottram, N. J., Brown, C. V. & Wilson, S. K., 5 Sep 2017, Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2014. Russo, G., Capasso, V., Nicosia, G. & Romano, V. (eds.). Springer, Vol. 22, p. 1073-1080 7 p. (Mathematics in Industry; vol. 22)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Microfluidics
Droplet
Manipulation
Polymers
Dielectrophoresis

Preface to the inaugural "Perspectives" article entitled "The importance of being thin" by Stephen H. Davis

Matar, O. K. & Wilson, S. K., 31 Aug 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 105, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Preface to the special issue celebrating 50 years of the Journal of Engineering Mathematics

Matar, O. K. & Wilson, S. K., 31 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 107, 1, p. 1-4 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

Open Access
File
Engineering

Simple waves and shocks in a thin film of a perfectly soluble antisurfactant solution

Conn, J. J. A., Duffy, B. R., Pritchard, D., Wilson, S. K. & Sefiane, K., 31 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 107, 1, p. 167-178 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
System of Nonlinear Equations
Surfactant
Thin Films
Shock
Cauchy Problem
2 Citations

Squeeze-film flow between a curved impermeable bearing and a flat porous bed

Knox, D. J., Duffy, B. R., McKee, S. & Wilson, S. K., 13 Feb 2017, In : Physics of Fluids. 29, 2, 13 p., 023101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
squeeze films
beds
Fluid
fluids
fluid pressure

Unsteady flow of a thixotropic fluid in a slowly varying pipe

Croudace, A. I., Pritchard, D. & Wilson, S. K., 21 Aug 2017, In : Physics of Fluids. 29, 8, 11 p., 083103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
unsteady flow
Unsteady Flow
Perturbation Solution
Fluid
Pipe Flow
2016

Dynamic response of a thin sessile drop of conductive liquid to an abruptly applied or removed electric field

Corson, L. T., Mottram, N. J., Duffy, B. R., Wilson, S. K., Tsakonas, C. & Brown, C. V., 24 Oct 2016, In : Physical Review E. 94, 13 p., 043112

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
dynamic response
Dynamic Response
Electric Field
Liquid
electric fields
3 Citations
Open Access
File
Lubrication
lubrication
Fluid
Fluids
fluids
3 Citations

Fluid-dynamical model for antisurfactants

Conn, J. J. A., Duffy, B. R., Pritchard, D., Wilson, S. K., Halling, P. J. & Sefiane, K., 19 Apr 2016, In : Physical Review E. 93, 4, 13 p., 043121

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Surfactant
Fluid Model
Dynamical Model
Surface-Active Agents
Surface active agents
2015
2 Citations

A rivulet of a power-law fluid with constant contact angle draining down a slowly varying substrate

Al Mukahal, F. H. H., Duffy, B. R. & Wilson, S. K., 6 May 2015, In : Physics of Fluids. 27, 5, 20 p., 052101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
drainage
fluids
shear thinning
boundary layers
shear
2 Citations

A rivulet of a power-law fluid with constant width draining down a slowly varying substrate

Al Mukahal, F. H. H., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B. R., Oct 2015, In : Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. 224, p. 30-39 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Power-law Fluid
Contact Line
drainage
Contact Angle
Substrate

Closed-form solution of a thermocapillary free-film problem due to Pukhnachev

Duffy, B. R., Langer, M. & Wilson, S. K., Oct 2015, In : European Journal of Applied Mathematics. 26, 5, p. 721-741 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Closed-form Solution
Heat flux
Heat Flux
Parametric Solutions
Thin films
26 Citations

Evaporation of droplets on strongly hydrophobic substrates

Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sefiane, K., 31 Mar 2015, In : Langmuir. 31, 12, p. 2353-2360 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Contacts (fluid mechanics)
Contact angle
Evaporation
evaporation
Substrates
26 Citations

On the lifetimes of evaporating droplets with related initial and receding contact angles

Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sefiane, K., 2 Dec 2015, In : Physics of Fluids. 27, 12, 13 p., 122101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Contact Angle
Droplet
Contact angle
Lifetime
life (durability)
4 Citations

Porous squeeze-film flow

Knox, D. J., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & McKee, S., 2015, In : IMA Journal of Applied Mathematics. 80, 2, p. 376-409 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Contact
Fluids
Cartilage
Lubrication
Fluid
6 Citations

Shallow flows of generalised Newtonian fluids on an inclined plane

Pritchard, D., Duffy, B. R. & Wilson, S. K., Oct 2015, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 94, 1, p. 115-133 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Newtonian Fluid
Inclined
Slope
Debris Flow
Non-Newtonian Flow
2 Citations

Strongly coupled interaction between a ridge of fluid and an inviscid airflow

Paterson, C., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B. R., 28 Jul 2015, In : Physics of Fluids. 27, 7, 25 p., 072104

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Ridge
ridges
Fluid
fluids
Interaction
2014
2 Citations

A pinned or free-floating rigid plate on a thin viscous film

Trinh, P. H., Wilson, S. & Stone, H. A., Dec 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 760, p. 407-430 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
floating
Surface tension
Viscosity
Fluids
Fluid structure interaction
7 Citations

Deformation of a nearly-hemispherical conducting drop due to an electric field: theory and experiment

Corson, L. T., Tsakonas, C., Duffy, B. R., Mottram, N. J., Sage, I. C., Brown, C. V. & Wilson, S. K., 19 Dec 2014, In : Physics of Fluids. 26, 12, 20 p., 122106

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
conduction
electric fields
Laplace equation
parallel plates
capacitors
72 Citations

On the lifetimes of evaporating droplets

Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S., Duffy, B. & Sefiane, K., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 744, R2, p. 1-12 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Droplet
Lifetime
life (durability)
Extremes
Contacts (fluid mechanics)
3 Citations

Rivulet flow round a horizontal cylinder subject to a uniform surface shear stress

Paterson, C., Wilson, S. & Duffy, B., Nov 2014, In : Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 67, 4, p. 567-597 31 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Shear Stress
shear stress
Contact angle
Shear stress
Contact Line
6 Citations

The shear-driven Rayleigh problem for generalised Newtonian fluids

Duffy, B. R., Pritchard, D. & Wilson, S. K., 30 Apr 2014, In : Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. 206, p. 11-17 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Newtonian fluids
Newtonian Fluid
Rayleigh
Boundary Layer
boundary layers
2013
4 Citations

Comment on "Increased evaporation kinetics of sessile droplets by using nanoparticles"

Stauber, J., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. & Sefiane, K., 2013, In : Langmuir. 29, 39, p. 12328-12329 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debate

Open Access
File
Evaporation
Nanoparticles
Kinetics
evaporation
nanoparticles
12 Citations

Pinning, de-pinning and re-pinning of a slowly varying rivulet

Paterson, C., Wilson, S. & Duffy, B., Sep 2013, In : European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids. 41, september-october, p. 94-108 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Contact Angle
Zero angle
Contact Line
Angle
Increasing Functions
5 Citations

Thin-film flow in helically wound rectangular channels with small torsion

Stokes, Y. M., Duffy, B. R., Wilson, S. K. & Tronnolone, H., 2013, In : Physics of Fluids. 25, 8, 22 p., 083103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Thin Film Flow
torsion
Torsion
Separator
Cross section
9 Citations

Three-dimensional coating and rimming flow: a ring of fluid on a rotating horizontal cylinder

Leslie, G. A., Wilson, S. & Duffy, B., Feb 2013, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 716, p. 51-82 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
coatings
Coatings
Fluids
fluids
rings
1 Citations

Travelling-wave similarity solutions for an unsteady shear-stress-driven dry patch in a flowing film

Yatim, Y. M., Duffy, B. R. & Wilson, S., 2013, In : Sains Malaysina . 42, 7, p. 975-980 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Unsteady flow
Film thickness
Shear stress
Thin films
Fluids
5 Citations

Travelling-wave similarity solutions for a steadily translating slender dry patch in a thin fluid film

Yatim, Y. M., Duffy, B. & Wilson, S., May 2013, In : Physics of Fluids. 25, 5, 27 p., 052103

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
fluid films
translating
traveling waves
shear stress
gravitation
2012
8 Citations

A thin rivulet or ridge subject to a uniform transverse shear stress at its free surface due to an external airflow

Sullivan, J. M., Paterson, C., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B. R., 24 Aug 2012, In : Physics of Fluids. 24, 8, 19 p., 082109

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
shear stress
ridges
lubrication
drainage
gravitation
1 Citations

Preface to the special issue on "recent developments and new directions in thin-film flow"

Wilson, S. & Duffy, B., Apr 2012, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 73, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Thin Film Flow
Thin films
Finite Time Blow-up
Rupture
Pattern Formation
5 Citations

Similarity solutions for unsteady shear-stress-driven flow of Newtonian and power-law fluids: slender rivulets and dry patches

Mohd Yatim, Y., Duffy, B. & Wilson, S., Apr 2012, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 73, 1, p. 53-69 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Power-law Fluid
Similarity Solution
Shear Stress
Patch
Shear stress
9 Citations

Thermoviscous coating and rimming flow

Leslie, G. A., Wilson, S. & Duffy, B., 2012, In : Quarterly Journal of Mechanics and Applied Mathematics. 65, 4, p. 483-511 29 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Coating
coatings
Coatings
Critical Load
Viscosity
9 Citations

The Stokes boundary layer for a thixotropic or antithixotropic fluid

McArdle, C., Pritchard, D. & Wilson, S., Oct 2012, In : Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. 185-186, p. 18-38 21 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Stokes
Boundary Layer
boundary layers
Boundary layers
Oscillation

Travelling-wave similarity solution for unsteady flow around a dry patch driven by gravity and constant surface shear stress

Mohd Yatim, Y., Duffy, B. & Wilson, S., 2012, Proceedings of the 2nd International Symposium on Frontiers of Computational Sciences 2012. p. 88-98 11 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

File
Unsteady flow
Shear stress
Gravitation
Substrates
Lubrication

Travelling-wave similarity solutions for an unsteady gravity-driven dry patch

Yatim, Y. M., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B. R., 2012, Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2010: Proceedings of the 16th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry (ECMI 2010). 5 ed. Springer, Vol. 17, p. 441-447 8 p. (Springer Mathematics in Industry Series)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Similarity Solution
Newtonian Fluid
Inclined
Traveling Wave
Patch
2011
8 Citations

Non-isothermal flow of a thin film of fluid with temperature-dependent viscosity on a stationary horizontal cylinder

Leslie, G. A., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B. R., 2011, In : Physics of Fluids. 23, 6, 14 p., 062101

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
viscosity
film thickness
fluids
thin films
atmospheres
Viscosity
Thin films
Fluids
Temperature
12 Citations

The energetics of the breakup of a sheet and of a rivulet on a vertical substrate in the presence of a uniform surface shear stress

Wilson, S., Sullivan, J. & Duffy, B., May 2011, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 674, p. 281-306 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
shear stress
Shear stress
Substrates
Fluxes
Fluids
8 Citations

The Stokes boundary layer for a power-law fluid

Pritchard, D., McArdle, C. R. & Wilson, S. K., Jul 2011, In : Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics. 166, 12-13, p. 745-753 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Power-law Fluid
Stokes
Boundary Layer
boundary layers
Boundary layers
2010
3 Citations

Dynamics of a two-dimensional vapor bubble confined between superheated or subcooled parallel plates

Das, K. S. & Wilson, S. K., Apr 2010, In : Physical Review E. 81, 4, 13 p., 046314

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
parallel plates
Bubble
bubbles
vapors
superheating
5 Citations

Heat and fluid flow in a scraped-surface heat exchanger containing a fluid with temperature-dependent viscosity

Smith, A., Wilson, S., Duffy, B. & Hall-Taylor, N., Dec 2010, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 68, 3-4, p. 301-325 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Temperature-dependent Viscosity
Heat Exchanger
Heat Flow
Blade
Heat exchangers
7 Citations

New developments in rain-wind-induced vibrations of cables

Taylor, I. J., Robertson, A. C., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sullivan, J. M., 1 Apr 2010, In : Proceedings of the ICE - Structures and Buildings. 163, 2, p. 73-86 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Rain
Cables
Aerodynamics
Cable stayed bridges
Lubrication
32 Citations

Numerical simulation of rivulet evolution on a horizontal cable subject to an external aerodynamic field

Robertson, A. C., Taylor, I. J., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sullivan, J. M., 1 Jan 2010, In : Journal of Fluids and Structures. 26, 1, p. 50-73 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
File
Rain
Aerodynamics
Cables
Computer simulation
Flow fields

On the effect of an atmosphere of nitrogen on the evaporation of sessile droplets of water

Wilson, S., Sefiane, K., David, S., Dunn, G. & Duffy, B., 16 Jul 2010, Progress in industrial mathematics at ECMI 2008 . Fitt, A., Norbury, J., Ockendon, H. & Wilson, E. (eds.). Springer, p. 611-616 6 p. (Mathematics in Industry; vol. 15)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

evaporation
nitrogen
atmospheres
water

Physical and mathematical modeling of the synovial joint and cartilage repair products

Herbert, A. J., Riches, P. E., Wilson, S. K., McKee, S. & Black, R. A., 2010

Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

Similarity solutions for unsteady rivulets

Mohd Yatim, Y., Wilson, S., Duffy, B. & Hunt, R., 2010, Mathematics in Industry 2010: Progress in Industrial Mathematics at ECMI 2008. 2 ed. Springer, Vol. 15, p. 617-622 6 p. (Mathematics in industry; vol. 15, no. 2)

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

gravity