Lubomir Bures

PhD student
Computational Fluid Dynamics Group >>
Building/Room: OHSA/D02

Paul Scherrer Institute
Forschungsstrasse 111
5232 Villigen PSI
Switzerland

  • Fundamental study on micro-layer forming process in nucleate boiling
  • Direct numerical simulation of phase-change in the presence of non-condensable gases

Spring semester 2019 - teaching assistant ETH Zurich, Computational Multiphase Thermal Fluid Dynamics

Spring semester 2019 - master project supervision, Kin Wing Wong (EPFL), topic: Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) Studies on Forced Convective Heat Transfer for Internally Heated Flows

Fall semester 2018 - semester project supervision, Kin Wing Wong (EPFL), topic: Direct numerical simulation of molten salt boiling 

  •   K. W. Wong, L. Bures, S. Nichenko  and J. Krepel (2019). DNS of the Molten Salt Bubble Growth with PSI-BOIL, presented at ICAPP 2019 – International Congress on Advances in Nuclear Power Plants, Juan-les-pins, France, May 2019
  • 2018-now PhD student (EPF Lausanne)
  • 2016-2018 MSc Nuclear Engineering (Joint Swiss Master ETH Zurich-EPF Lausanne)
  • 2013-2016 BSc Nuclear Engineering (Czech Technical University in Prague)

 Journal papers

  • L. Bures and Y. Sato (2020). Direct Numerical Simulation of Phase Change in the Presence of Non-Condensable Gases, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 151, 119400, DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2020.119400
  • L. Bures and  S. Caruso (2018). Acropolis: Novel Approach to Single-Pin Depletion Calculations Using Stochastic Optimization, Nuclear Science and Engineering, 191:1, 66-84, DOI: 10.1080/00295639.2018.1442059

Conference papers

  •   L. Bures, Y. Sato (2019). New contact line region model for multi-scale analysis of nucleate boiling, presented at SWEP2 – Surface Wettability Effects on Phase Change Phenomena workshop, Mons, Belgium, June 2019