CV

PictureCVcroppedFrancesco 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
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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

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

Journals

  1. 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.
  2. 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.
  3. F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Particle–free-surface interaction in a shear-driven cavity flow, Theor. Comp. Fluid Dyn., 31 (4) (2017) 427–445.
  4. 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.
  5. 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.
  6. 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.
  7. C. Kuehn, F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Tracking particles in flows near invariant manifolds via balance functions, Nonlinear Dynamics, 92 (2018) 983–1000.
  8. F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Finite-size Lagrangian coherent structures in thermocapillary liquid bridges, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 3 (2018) 094302.
  9. F. Romanò, Oscillatory switching centrifugation: dynamics of a particle in a pulsating vortex, J. Fluid Mech., 857 (2018), R3.
  10. F. Romanò, H. Wu, H. C. Kuhlmann, A general mechanism for finite-size coherent particle structures, Int. J. Multiphase Flow, 111 (2019), 42–52.
  11. F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Heat transfer across the free surface of a thermocapillary liquid bridge, Tech. Mech., 39 (2019) 72–84.
  12. 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.
  13. F. Romanò, H. C. Kuhlmann, Finite-size coherent structures in thermocapillary liquid bridges: A review, Int. J. Microgravity Sci. Appl., 36 (2019) 360201.
  14. 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.
  15. F. Romanò, H. Fujioka, M. Muradoglu, J. B. Grotberg, Liquid plug formation in an airway closure model, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 4 (2019) 093103.
  16. F. Romanò, Reconstructing the unperturbed fluid flow by tracking of large particles, Phys. Rev. Fluids, 4 (2019) 104301.
  17. 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.
  18. 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).
  19. F. Romanò, T. Turkbay, H. C. Kuhlmann, Lagrangian chaos in lid-driven cavities, submitted (2020).
  20. I. Barmak, F. Romanò, P. Kunchi Kannan, H. C. Kuhlmann, Coherent particle structures in high-Pradtl-number liquid bridges, submitted (2020).
  21. F. Romanò, M. Muradoglu, H. Fujioka, J. B. Grotberg, The effect of viscoelasticity in an airway closure model, submitted (2020).
  22. F. Romanò, V. Suresh, P. A. Galie, J. B. Grotberg, Peristaltic flow in the glymphatic system, submitted (2020).
  23. 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).