Barry Koren

Scientific Advisor

Fullname B. Koren
Function(s) Scientific Advisor
Telephone 4085
Room L123
Department(s) Scientific Computing


Numerical mathematics, particularly computational fluid dynamics, with as current topics:(i) development of computational method for simulation of wind-farm aerodynamics (for Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands),(ii) development of computational tools for modelling, control and mitigation of instabilities (edge localized modes) in tokamak plasmas (for International Thermonuclear Experimental Reactor), and(iii) development of immersed-boundary method for fluid-structure-interaction problems.

Selected Publications

  • J.J. Kreeft, B. Koren, A new formulation of Kapila’s five-equation model for compressible two-fluid flow, and its numerical treatment, Elsevier, 6220-6242, 2010
  • J.A.S. Witteveen, B. Koren, P.G. Bakker, An improved front tracking method for the Euler equations, Elsevier, 712-728, 2007
  • J. Wackers, B. Koren, Multigrid solution for the steady RANS equations, Elsevier, 1784-1807, 2007
  • G. Carpentieri, B. Koren, M.J.L. van Tooren, Adjoint-based aerodynamic shape optimization on unstructured meshes, Elsevier, 267-287, 2007