**Francesco Romanò**

Address: 50 Rue Louis Spriet, 59000, Lille, France

Telephone: +33 6 45 20 18 89

E-mail: francesco.romano@ensam.eu

Skype: f.romano1988

Nationality: Italian

Date of birth: December 15th, 1988

Marital status: unmarried, no children

CV in pdf format

**Education**

Period: October 2012 — September 2016

Degree: PhD, Mechanical Engineering, full marks and distinction

Affiliation: TU Wien, Institute of Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Vienna (Austria)

Period: October 2010 — July 2012

Degree: MSc, Aerospace Engineering, full marks and honors

Affiliation: University of Pisa, Faculty of Engineering, Pisa (Italy)

Period: September 2007 — October 2010

Degree: BSc, Aerospace Engineering, full marks

Affiliation: University of Pisa, Faculty of Engineering, Pisa (Italy)

**Career**

Period: September 2019 — to date

Position: Associate Professor, Fluid Mechanics and Energetics

Affiliation: Arts et Métiers, Lille Fluid Mechanics Laboratory, Lille (France)

Period: April 2018 — August 2019

Position: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow, Biomedical Engineering

Affiliation: Univerisity of Michigan, Dept. Biomedical Engineering, Ann Arbor (USA)

Period: October 2016 — March 2018

Position: Post-Doctoral Research Fellow & University Assistant, Mechanical Engineering

Affiliation: TU Wien, Inst. Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Vienna (Austria)

Period: October 2012 — September 2016

Position: Ph.D. Candidate & University Assistant, Mechanical Engineering

Affiliation: TU Wien, Inst. Fluid Dynamics and Heat Transfer, Vienna (Austria)

**Teaching**

Period: September 2019 — to date

Course Title: Finite Element Methods in Solid Mechanics

Affiliation: Arts et Métiers, Dept. Fluid Mech. Energ., Lille (France)

Period: September 2019 — to date

Course Title: Energetics and Thermal Science

Affiliation: Arts et Métiers, Dept. Fluid Mech. Energ., Lille (France)

Period: September 2019 — to date

Course Title: Advanced Energetics and Turbomachinery

Affiliation: Arts et Métiers, Dept. Fluid Mech. Energ., Lille (France)

Period: October 2012 — January 2018

Course Title: Numerical Methods in Fluid Dynamics

Affiliation: Technische Universität Wien, Inst. Fluid Mech. Heat Transf., Vienna (Austria)

**Publications**

Book Chapters

- H. C. Kuhlmann, F. Romanò, The lid driven cavity, Computational Modelling of Bifurcations and Instabilities in Fluid Dynamics, (2018) 233–309.

Journals

- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Numerical investigation of the interaction of a finite-size particle with a tangentially moving boundary, Int. J. Heat Fluid Fl., 62 (A) (2016) 75–82.
- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Smoothed-profile method for momentum and heat transfer in particulate flows, Int. J. Numer. Meth. Fluids, 83 (6) (2017) 485–512.
- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Particle–free-surface interaction in a shear-driven cavity flow, Theor. Comp. Fluid Dyn., 31 (4) (2017) 427–445.
- F. Romanò, A. Hajisharifi, H. C. Kuhlmann, Cellular flow in a partially filled rotating drum: regular and chaotic advection, J. Fluid Mech., 825 (2017) 631–650.
- F. Romanò, S. Albensoeder, H. C. Kuhlmann, Topology of three-dimensional steady cellular flow in a two-sided anti-parallel lid-driven cavity, J. Fluid Mech., 826 (2017) 302–334.
- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, M. Ishimura, I. Ueno, Limit cycles for the motion of finite-size particles in axisymmetric thermocapillary flows in liquid bridges, Phys. Fluids, 29 (2017) 093303.
- C. Kuehn, F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Tracking particles in flows near invariant manifolds via balance functions, Nonlinear Dynamics, 92 (2018) 983–1000.
- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Finite-size Lagrangian coherent structures in thermocapillary liquid bridges, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3 (2018) 094302.
- F. Romanò, Oscillatory switching centrifugation: dynamics of a particle in a pulsating vortex, J. Fluid Mech., 857 (2018), R3.
- F. Romanò, H. Wu, H. C. Kuhlmann, A general mechanism for finite-size coherent particle structures, Int. J. Multiphase Flow, 111 (2019), 42–52.
- F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Heat transfer across the free surface of a thermocapillary liquid bridge, Tech. Mech., 39 (2019) 72–84.
- F. Romanò, Parvathy K. K., H. C. Kuhlmann, Finite-size Lagrangian

coherent structures in a two-sided lid-driven cavity, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 4

(2019) 024302. - F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Finite-size coherent structures in thermocapillary liquid bridges: A review, Int. J. Microgravity Sci. Appl., 36 (2019) 360201.
- M. Muradoglu, F. Romanò, H. Fujioka, J. B. Grotberg, Effects of surfactant on propagation and rupture of a liquid plug in a tube., J. Fluid Mech., 872 (2019) 407–437.
- F. Romanò, H. Fujioka, M. Muradoglu, J. B. Grotberg, Liquid plug formation in an airway closure model, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 4 (2019) 093103.
- F. Romanò, Reconstructing the unperturbed fluid flow by tracking of large particles, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 4 (2019) 104301.
- Y. Hu, F. Romanò, J. B. Grotberg, Effects of Surface Tension and Yield Stress on Mucus Plug Rupture: A Numerical Study, J. Biomech. Eng., 142 (2020) 061007.
- F. Romanò, P.-E. des Boscs, H. C. Kuhlmann, Forces and torques on a sphere moving near a dihedral corner in creeping flow, Eur. J. Mech. – B/Fluids, accepted (2020).
- F. Romanò, T. Turkbay, H. C. Kuhlmann, Lagrangian chaos in lid-driven cavities, submitted (2020).
- I. Barmak, F. Romanò, P. Kunchi Kannan, H. C. Kuhlmann, Coherent particle structures in high-Pradtl-number liquid bridges, submitted (2020).
- F. Romanò, M. Muradoglu, H. Fujioka, J. B. Grotberg, The effect of viscoelasticity in an airway closure model, submitted (2020).
- F. Romanò, V. Suresh, P. A. Galie, J. B. Grotberg, Peristaltic flow in the glymphatic system, submitted (2020).
- H. Wu, F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Attractors for the motion of a finite-size particle in a two-sided lid-driven cavity, submitted (2020).