PhD THESES (Completed)
Collapse phenomena of deformed cavitation bubbles..
The effect of pressure gradient on the collapse of cavitation bubbles in normal and reduced gravity..
Peer-Reviewed Journal Publications
Detailed experiments on weakly deformed cavitation bubbles, in Experiments In Fluids, vol. 60, num. 2, p. 33SPRINGER, New York, 2019..
Rebounds of deformed cavitation bubbles, in Physical Review Fluids, vol. 3, num. 10, p. 103604AMER PHYSICAL SOC, College Pk, 2018..
Luminescence from cavitation bubbles deformed in uniform pressure gradients, in Physical Review E, vol. 96, num. 3, p. 033114, 2017..
Shock waves from nonspherical cavitation bubbles, in Physical Review Fluids, vol. 2, num. 9, p. 093601Amer Physical Soc, College Pk, 2017..
Scaling laws for jets of single cavitation bubbles, in Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 802, p. 263-293Cambridge University Press, New York, 2016..
Detailed Jet Dynamics in a Collapsing Bubble, in Journal of Physics: Conference Series, vol. 656, p. 012038, 2015..
The inner world of a collapsing bubble, in Physics Of Fluids, vol. 27, num. 9, p. 091113Amer Inst Physics, Melville, 2015..
Surface wave dynamics in orbital shaken cylindrical containers, in Physics of Fluids, vol. 26, num. 5, p. 052104Amer Inst Physics, Melville, 2014..
The quest for the most spherical bubble: experimental setup and data overview, in Experiments in Fluids, vol. 54, num. 1503Springer Verlag, New York, 2013..
Energy partition at the collapse of spherical cavitation bubbles, in Physical Review -Series e-, vol. 86, num. 4American Physical Society, College Pk, 2012..
Cavitation in impacted drops and jets and the effect on erosion damage thresholds, in Wear, vol. 290-291, p. 154-160Elsevier Science Sa, Lausanne, 2012..
Analytical approximations for the collapse of an empty spherical bubble, in Physical Review E, vol. 85, p. -, 2012..
Confined shocks inside isolated liquid volumes: A new path of erosion?, in Physics of Fluids, vol. 23, num. 10, p. 101702, 2011..
Universal Scaling Law for Jets of Collapsing Bubbles, in Physical Review Letters, vol. 107, num. 20, p. 204501, 2011..
Techniques for generating centimetric drops in microgravity and application to cavitation studies, in Experiments in Fluids, vol. 47, num. 1, p. 39-48, 2009..
Cavitation Bubble Collapse inside Liquid Spheres in Microgravity, in Physical Review Letters, num. 97, 094502, 2006..
Detailed Jet Dynamics in a Collapsing Bubble. 9th International Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2015), , 2015..
Bubbles in drops: from cavitation to exploding stars. 64th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 2011..
Cavitation Bubbles inside Spherical Water Drops in Microgravity. Cavitation: Turbo-machinery & Medical Applications WIMRC FORUM, Warwick University, UK, 2008..
On Cavitation Bubbles and Their Interaction With a Free Surface. 2nd IAHR International Meeting on cavitation and Dynamic Problems in Hydraulic Machinery and Systems, Timisoara, Romania, 2007..
Direct effects of gravity on cavitation bubble collapse. 58th International Astronautical Congress IAC, , 2007..
Secondary Cavitation and Shockwaves in Isolated Volumes. 57th International Astronautical Congress IAC, Valencia, Spain, 2006..
On the Dynamic of Cavitation Bubbles and Their Interaction with Solid and Free Surfaces. Sixth International Symposium on Advanced Fluid Information (invited paper), Chofu,Tokyo, 2006..
INTERACTION OF A CAVITATION BUBBLE WITH A SPHERICAL FREE SURFACE. Sixth International Symposium on Cavitation (CAV2006), Wageningen, The Netherlands, 2006..
Water drops and cavitation bubbles in microgravity. 56th International Astronautical Congress IAC, Fukuoka, Japan, 2005..
- Keynote lecture at the 3rd Latin American Hydro Power and Systems Meeting, September 4-7, 2017, Quito, Ecuador
- Keynote Lecture at the 17th ISROMAC Symposium, December 16-21, 2017, Hawaii, USA
- Keynote Lecture at Int. Symposium on Cavitation and Multiphase Flow (ISCM2016), Jiangsu, China, October 2016.
- Invited lecture at the 4th ICR Workshop, Crete, June 2016.
- Keynote lecture at the 2nd Latin American Hydro Power and Systems Meeting, April 28-29 2015, La Plata, Argentina.
- Invited lecture at the 3rd Workshop at The Royal Society, November 2014
- Keynote lecture at Int. Symposium on Cavitation and Multiphase Flow (ISCM2014), Beijing, China, October 18–21 2014.
- Invited lecture at Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, April 2012.
- Invited lecture at the 6th CAV2012 International Symposium on Cavitation, Singapore, August 2012.
- Invited talk at Swiss Embassy, Paris, France. June 2012.