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Bruno Blais (36)

  • Journal articles (12)
    • 2018
      • Journal article
        Bertrand, O., Blais, B., Bertrand, F. & Fradette, L. (2018). Complementary methods for the determination of the just-suspended speed and suspension state in a viscous solid-liquid mixing system. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 136, 32-40. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2018.04.035
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        Blais, B. & Ilinca, F. (2018). Development and validation of a stabilized immersed boundary CFD model for freezing and melting with natural convection. Computers & Fluids, 172, 564-581. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compfluid.2018.03.037
    • 2017
      • Journal article
        Blais, B. & Bertrand, F. (2017). CFD-DEM investigation of viscous solid-liquid mixing: Impact of particle properties and mixer characteristics. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 118, 270-285. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2016.12.018
      • Journal article
        Blais, B., Bertrand, O., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2017). CFD-DEM simulations of early turbulent solid-liquid mixing: Prediction of suspension curve and just-suspended speed. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 123, 388-406. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2017.05.021
    • 2016
      • Journal article
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Goniva, C., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2016). A semi-implicit immersed boundary method and its application to viscous mixing. Computers & Chemical Engineering, 85, 136-146. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compchemeng.2015.10.019
      • Journal article
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Goniva, C., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2016). Development of an unresolved CFD-DEM model for the flow of viscous suspensions and its application to solid-liquid mixing. Journal of Computational Physics, 318, 201-221. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2016.05.008
      • Journal article
        Lassaigne, M., Blais, B., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2016). Experimental investigation of the mixing of viscous liquids and non-dilute concentrations of particles in a stirred tank. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 108, 55-68. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cherd.2016.01.005
    • 2015
      • Journal article
        Blais, B., Tucny, J.M., Vidal, D. & Bertrand, F. (2015). A conservative lattice Boltzmann model for the volume-averaged Navier-Stokes equations based on a novel collision operator. Journal of Computational Physics, 294, 258-273. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jcp.2015.03.036
      • Journal article
        Blais, B. & Bertrand, F. (2015). On the use of the method of manufactured solutions for the verification of CFD codes for the volume-averaged Navier-Stokes equations. Computers & Fluids, 114, 121-129. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.compfluid.2015.03.002
    • 2013
      • Journal article
        Blais, B., Braeunig, J.-P., Chauveheid, D., Ghidaglia, J.-M. & Loubere, R. (2013). Dealing with more than two materials in the FVCF-ENIP method. European Journal of Mechanics. Part B : Fluids, 42, 1-9. Retrieved from https://doi.org/10.1016/j.euromechflu.2013.05.001
    • 2012
      • Journal article
        Maani, A., Blais, B., Heuzey, M.-C. & Carreau, P.J. (2012). Rheological and Morphological Properties of Reactively Compatibilized Thermoplastic Olefin (TPO) Blends. Journal of Rheology, 56(3), 625-647.
  • Conference papers (24)
    • 2018
      • Conference paper
        Yu, K., Ilinca, F., Blais, B. & Goodwin, F.E. (2018). Three-dimensional numerical model development for the investigation of the gas jet wiping process on the flow behaviors near the galvanizing bath surface. Paper presented at the AIS Technical Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
      • Conference paper
        Ilinca, F. & Blais, B. (2018). Towards a parallel multiphysics model for phase change in enclosed. Paper presented at the 30th International Conference on Parallel Computational Fluids Dynamics (Parallel CFP 2018), Indianapolis, Indiana.
    • 2017
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B. & Ilinca, F. (2017). A robust modeling tool for the analysis of solidification and melting processess in SCR tanks [Oral presentation]. Presented at the Autmotive Energy Storage Systems, Novi, Michigan.
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        Ilinca, F., Blais, B. & Yu, K. (2017). Modeling of solidification and thawing problems with free surfaces in rigid containers. Paper presented at the 14th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM 2017), Montréal, Québec.
      • Conference paper
        Ilinca, F., Blais, B. & Yu, K. (2017). On the solution of 3D free surface flows using enriched pressure shape functions [Oral presentation]. Presented at the 14th US National Congress on Computational Mechanics (USNCCM 2017), Montréal, Québec.
    • 2016
      • Conference paper
        Bertrand, F. & Blais, B. (2016). Development of a Novel CFD-DEM Model for Understanding Solid-Liquid Mixing. Paper presented at the Mathias 2016, Paris, France.
      • Conference paper
        Bertrand, F. & Blais, B. (2016). Development of a Novel CFD-DEM Model for Understanding Solid-Liquid Mixing. Paper presented at the Enabling Process Innovation by Computation Workshop (EPIC 2016), Banff, Alberta.
      • Conference paper
        Bertrand, O., Blais, B., Bertrand, F. & Fradette, L. (2016). Development of Pressure Based Methods for the Determination of the Just-Suspended Speed and Suspension State in Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing. Paper presented at the Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering (CSChE) Annual Meeting, Québec, Québec.
      • Conference paper
        Bertrand, O., Blais, B., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2016). Development of Pressure Based Methods for the Determination of the Just-Suspended Speed and Suspension State in Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing. Paper presented at the Mixing XXV, Québec, Québec.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Bertrand, O., Lassaigne, M., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2016). Understanding Solid-Liquid Mixing Through the Development of a Novel CFD-DEM Model. Paper presented at the Norht American Mixing Forum (Mixing XXV), Québec, Québec.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B. & Bertrand, F. (2016). Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Agitated Vessels via CFD-DEM Simulation: Suspension Dynamics and Influence of the Geometry. Paper presented at the AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco, Calif.
    • 2015
      • Conference paper
        Bertrand, F., Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Fradette, L. & Goniva, C. (2015). A CFD-DEM Model for Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.
      • Conference paper
        Goniva, C., Blais, B. & Kloss, C. (2015). Application-driven development of CFD-DEM modelling for particles-based processes. Paper presented at the 4th International Conference on Particle-Based Methods : Fundamentals and Applications (PARTICLE 2015), Barcelona, Spain.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Goniva, C., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2015). A Robust and Efficient CFD-DEM Model for the Investigation of Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the 10th European Congress on Chemical Engineering (ECCE 2015), Nice, France.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Goniva, C., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2015). Design and Validation of a Robust CFD-DEM Model for the Investigation of Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Agitated Vessels. Paper presented at the 4th Conference on Particle-Based Methods (PARTICLES 2015), Barcelona, Spain.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Goniva, C., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2015). Investigation of Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Agitated Vessels Using CFD-DEM: Model Formulation and Experimental Validation. Paper presented at the 10th OpenFOAM Workshop, Ann Harbor, Michigan.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B. & Bertrand, F. (2015). Strategies for the CFD-DEM Simulation of Dense Suspensions in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the 27th International Conference on Parallel Computational Fluid Dynamics (Parallel CFD 2015), Montréal, Québec.
    • 2014
      • Conference paper
        Lassaigne, M., Blais, B., Ayranci, I., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2014). Mixing of Viscous Liquids and Large Concentrations of Spherical Particles in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the Mixing XXIV Conference, Lake George, NY, USA.
      • Conference paper
        Lassaigne, M., Blais, B., Ayranci, I., Bertrand, F. & Fradette, L. (2014). Mixing of Viscous Liquids and Large Concentrations of Spherical Particles in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the 64th CSChE Annual Meeting, Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2014). Multiscale CFD-DEM Modeling of the Mixing of Viscous Liquids and Large Concentrations of Spherical Particles in Stirred Tanks. Paper presented at the 14th AIChE Annual Meeting, Atlanta, USA.
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B., Lassaigne, M., Fradette, L. & Bertrand, F. (2014). Robust Modeling of Viscous Solid-Liquid Mixing in Stirred Tanks via a Euler-Lagrange Approach. Paper presented at the 15th Workshop on Trends in Numerical and Physical Modeling for Industrial Multiphase Flows, Cargèse, Corsica, France.
    • 2013
      • Conference paper
        Blais, B. & Bertrand, F. (2013). Towards the combination of modeling strategies for solid-liquid mixing. Paper presented at the AICHE annual meeting, San Francisco, CA.
    • 2012
      • Conference paper
        Bernard-Champmartin, A., Blais, B., Braeunig, J.-P., Chauveheid, D., Ghidaglia, J.-M., Loubère, R. & Peybernes, M. (2012). Some recent developments in the computation of complex multimaterials. Paper presented at the Applied Mathematics in Savoie (AMIS 2012), Savoie, France.
    • 2011
      • Conference paper
        Braeunig, J.-P., Blais, B., Chauveheid, D. & Ghidaglia, J.-M. (2011). Some evolutions of the FVCF-NIP method. Paper presented at the 2nd Cargèse Workshop on Fluid Mechanics, Transport and Plasma, Corsica, France.