Dipartimento di Ingegneria Aeronautica e Spaziale

  Domenic D'Ambrosio

   Aeronautical Engineer, Politecnico di Torino, 1992

    Ph.D. in Fluid Dynamics, Politecnico di Torino, 1997

    Assistant Professor, Department of Aerospace Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Italy.


e-mail:

domenic.dambrosio@polito.it

         

Office

Politecnico di Torino

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Aeronautica e Spaziale

phone: +39-011-564-6852

fax: +39-011-564-6899

 

Mailing address

Dr. Ing. Domenic D'Ambrosio

Dipartimento di Ingegneria Aeronautica e Spaziale

Politecnico di Torino

Corso Duca degli Abruzzi, 24

I-10129 Torino

ITALY


Teaching

       Aerodinamica Ipersonica (Hypersonic Aerodynamics)- (01IIKFQ – Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria Aerospaziale)

       Aerotermodinamica del Rientro (Re-entry aerothermodynamics)- (01LNWFQ – Laurea Magistrale in Ingegneria Aerospaziale)

       Planetary Aerothermodynamics (International Post-Graduate Master Course "Space Exploration and Development Systems" (SEEDS))

Research interests

o       Computational Fluid Dynamics

o      Numerical methods for compressible flows

o      Hypersonic flows in thermo-chemical non-equilibrium conditions

o      Transport phenomena in high-temperature gas mixtures

o      Thermal response of TPS materials during planetary re-entry

o      Magnetogasdynamics and numerical methods for magnetogasdynamics

o      Electro-dynamic flow control using plasma actuators

o      State-to-state thermo-chemical models and their implementation in CFD codes

o      Verification and validation of numerical methods

o      Shock-shock and shock-boundary layer interactions

o      Hypersonic nozzles design

PhD Students

       Alessio Davite, XXI Ciclo, “Planetary entry aerothermodynamics: physical and numerical modelling”

       Rocco Arpa, XXII Ciclo, “Physical modeling and numerical simulation of plasma-based actuators

       Pietro Ferrero, XXIII Ciclo, “Physical models and computational tools for the coupled simulation of aerothermodynamics and thermal protection systems in planetary entry vehicles


Bibliography (my papers)

Reviewer for:

       Journal of Computational Physics

       Physics of Fluids

       AIAA Journal

       Journal of Spacecrafts and Rockets

       Computers & Fluids



Links

    Politecnico di Torino

       DIPARTIMENTO di INGEGNERIA AERONAUTICA e SPAZIALE

       POLITECNICO DI TORINO

   CFD

       CFD Online

       CFD Source


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