A non-exhaustive list of papers about/using Basilisk. Please add your own papers if they use Basilisk. See also src/references.bib.



    Alexis Berny, Stéphane Popinet, Thomas Séon, and Luc Deike. Statistics of jet drop production. Geophysical Research Letters, 2021. [ http | .pdf ]


    Santanu Kumar Das, Amaresh Dalal, and Gaurav Tomar. Electrohydrodynamic-induced interactions between droplets. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 915:A88, 2021. [ DOI ]


    Wanli Zhu, Ningbo Zhao, Xiongbin Jia, Chengwen Sun, and Hongtao Zheng. Effects of airflow velocity and droplet diameter on the secondary breakup characteristics. AIAA Journal, pages 1–9, 2021. [ DOI ]


    Simon Schmidt, Outi Tammisola, Lutz Lesshafft, and Kilian Oberleithner. Global stability and nonlinear dynamics of wake flows with a two-fluid interface. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 915:A96, 2021. [ DOI ]


    Alessandro Della Pia, Matteo Chiatto, and Luigi de Luca. Receptivity to forcing disturbances in subcritical liquid sheet flows. Physics of Fluids, 33(3):032113, 2021. [ DOI ]


    Hiroaki Kusuno and Toshiyuki Sanada. Wake-induced lateral migration of approaching bubbles. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, page 103639, 2021. [ DOI ]


    G.G. Agbaglah. Breakup of thin liquid sheets through hole–hole and hole–rim merging. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 911:A23, 2021. [ DOI ]


    J.A. van Hooft. Modeling the atmospheric diurnal cycle. PhD thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2021. [ http ]


    V. Sanjay, D. Lohse, and M. Jalaal. Bursting bubble in a viscoplastic medium, 2021. [ arXiv ]



    Can Selçuk, Arthur R. Ghigo, Stéphane Popinet, and Anthony Wachs. A fictitious domain method with distributed Lagrange multipliers on adaptive quad/octrees for the direct numerical simulation of particle-laden flows. Journal of Computational Physics, page 109954, October 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Tomas Fullana, Stéphane Zaleski, and Stéphane Popinet. Dynamic wetting failure in curtain coating by the Volume-of-Fluid method. The European Physical Journal. Special Topics, 229(10):1923–1934, September 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Jean-Lou Pierson, Jacques Magnaudet, Edson Soares, and Stéphane Popinet. Revisiting the Taylor-Culick approximation: Retraction of an axisymmetric filament. Physical Review Fluids, 5(7):073602, July 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Bo Zhang, Stéphane Popinet, and Yue Ling. Modeling and Detailed Numerical Simulation of the Primary Breakup of a Gasoline Surrogate Jet under Non-Evaporative Operating Conditions. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 130:103362, May 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Stéphane Popinet. A vertically-Lagrangian, non-hydrostatic, multilayer model for multiscale free-surface flows. Journal of Computational Physics, 418:109609, May 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Cesar I Pairetti, Santiago Marquez Damian, Norberto M Nigro, Stéphane Popinet, and Stéphane Zaleski. Mesh resolution effects on VOF simulations of primary atomization. Atomization and Sprays, 30(12):913–935, 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    J. Sakakeeny and Y. Ling. Natural oscillations of a sessile drop on flat surfaces with mobile contact lines. Physical Review Fluids, 5:123604, 2020. [ DOI ]


    O. Ramírez-Soto, V. Sanjay, D. Lohse, J. T. Pham, and D. Vollmer. Lifting a sessile oil drop from a superamphiphobic surface with an impacting one. Science advances, 6(34):eaba4330, 2020. [ http ]


    Wojciech Aniszewski, Youssef Saade, Stéphane Zaleski, and Stéphane Popinet. Planar jet stripping of liquid coatings: Numerical studies. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 132:103399, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Yonghui Xu, Ivan Delbende, Daniel Fuster, and Maurice Rossi. Instability of a swirling bubble ring. Comptes Rendus. Mécanique, 348(6-7):519–535, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Emre Turkoz, Howard Stone, Craig Arnold, and Luc Deike. Dynamics of impulsively induced viscoelastic jets. Journal of Fluid Mechanics (Accepted), 2020.


    Edo M. A. Frederix, Jannes A. Hopman, Traianos Karageorgiou, and Ed M. J. Komen. Towards direct numerical simulation of turbulent co-current Taylor bubble flow, 2020. [ arXiv | http | http ]


    Gen Li, Panpan Wen, Yupeng Li, Jinshi Wang, Weixiong Chen, and Junjie Yan. Numerical study on melt drop collision and hydraulic fragmentation during fci of a nuclear reactor severe accident. Nuclear Engineering and Design, 370:110862, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    M Gumulya, RP Utikar, VK Pareek, GM Evans, and JB Joshi. Dynamics of bubbles rising in pseudo-2d bubble column: Effect of confinement and inertia. Chemical Engineering Journal, 405:126615, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Alessandro Della Pia, Matteo Chiatto, and Luigi de Luca. Global eigenmodes of thin liquid sheets by means of volume-of-fluid simulations. Physics of Fluids, 32(8):082112, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Qunbin Chen, Xiaobo Chen, Yuxiang Ma, and Guohai Dong. Transient waves generated by a vertical flexible wavemaker plate with a general ramp function. Applied Ocean Research, 103:102335, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Zhen Jian, Peng Deng, and Marie-jean Thoraval. Air sheet contraction. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 899:A7, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Vitor Vilela and Francisco José de Souza. A numerical study on droplet-particle collision. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Holly K. East, Chris T. Perry, Eddie P. Beetham, Paul S. Kench, and Yiqing Liang. Modelling reef hydrodynamics and sediment mobility under sea level rise in atoll reef island systems. Global and Planetary Change, page 103196, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Zhen Jian, Murad Ali Channa, Abderrahmane Kherbeche, Hossain Chizari, Sigurdur T. Thoroddsen, and Marie-Jean Thoraval. To Split or Not to Split: Dynamics of an Air Disk Formed under a Drop Impacting on a Pool. Physical Review Letters, 124(18):184501, 2020. [ DOI ]


    J. Antoon van Hooft. A note on scalar-gradient sharpening in the stable atmospheric boundary layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 176(1):149–156, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Wouter Mostert and Luc Deike. Inertial energy dissipation in shallow-water breaking waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 890:A12, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Kendall C Mollison, Hannah E Power, Samantha L Clarke, Alan T Baxter, Emily M Lane, and Thomas CT Hubble. The sedimentology and tsunamigenic potential of the byron submarine landslide off new south wales, australia. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 500, 2020.


    Alexis Berny, Luc Deike, Thomas Séon, and Stéphane Popinet. Role of all jet drops in mass transfer from bursting bubbles. Physical Review Fluids, 5(3):033605, 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Shuang Wu, Jie Zhang, Qi Xiao, and Ming-Jiu Ni. Comparison of two interfacial flow solvers: Specific case of a single droplet impacting onto a deep pool. Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Valentina Valori, Alessio Innocenti, Bérengère Dubrulle, and Sergio Chibbaro. Weak formulation and scaling properties of energy fluxes in three-dimensional numerical turbulent rayleigh–bénard convection. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 885:A14, 2020. [ DOI ]


    S. Schmidt and K. Oberleithner. Instability of forced planar liquid jets: mean field analysis and nonlinear simulation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 883:A7, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Vincent W.J. Heusinkveld, J. Antoon van Hooft, Bart Schilperoort, Peter Baas, Marie claire ten Veldhuis, and Bas J.H. van de Wiel. Towards a physics-based understanding of fruit frost protection using wind machines. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 282-283:107868, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Geoffroy Kirstetter, François Bourgin, Pierre Brigode, and Olivier Delestre. Real-Time Inundation Mapping with a 2D Hydraulic Modelling Tool Based on Adaptive Grid Refinement: The Case of the October 2015 French Riviera Flood. In Advances in Hydroinformatics, Springer Water, pages pp. 335–346. Springer, Singapore, January 2020. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]



    Yixian Zhou, P.-Y Lagrée, Stéphane Popinet, P. Ruyer, and P. Aussillous. Gas-assisted discharge flow of granular media from silos. Physical Review Fluids, 4:124305, December 2019. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Andrés Castillo-Castellanos, Anne Sergent, Bérengère Podvin, and Maurice Rossi. Cessation and reversals of large-scale structures in square Rayleigh-Bénard cells. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 877:922–954, October 2019. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Emre Turkoz, SeungYeon Kang, Xiaohan Du, Luc Deike, and Craig B Arnold. Reduction of transfer threshold energy for laser-induced jetting of liquids using faraday waves. Physical Review Applied, 11(5):054022, 2019. [ http ]


    Daniel J. Ruth, Wouter Mostert, Stéphane Perrard, and Luc Deike. Bubble pinch-off in turbulence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(51):25412–25417, 2019. [ DOI | arXiv | http ]


    Mounika Balla, Manoj Kumar Tripathi, Kirti Chandra Sahu, George Karapetsas, and Omar K. Matar. Non-isothermal bubble rise dynamics in a self-rewetting fluid: three-dimensional effects. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 858:689–713, 2019. [ DOI ]


    Hiranya Deka, Jean-Lou Pierson, and Edson J Soares. Retraction of a viscoplastic liquid sheet. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 272:104172, 2019.


    Sten A Reijers, Bo Liu, Detlef Lohse, and Hanneke Gelderblom. Oblique droplet impact onto a deep liquid pool, 2019. [ arXiv ]


    J.A. van Hooft, P Baas, M van Tiggelen, C. Ansorge, and B.J.H. van de Wiel. An idealized description for the diurnal cycle of the dry atmospheric boundary layer. Journal of the atmospheric sciences, 76(12):3717–3736, 2019. [ DOI | http ]


    Joakim Soløy Sletten. Numerical investigation of internal solitary wave induced global instabilities, 2019. [ .pdf ]


    Manpreet Singh, Palas Kumar Farsoiya, and Ratul Dasgupta. Test cases for comparison of two interfacial solvers. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 2019. [ http ]


    Francesco De Vita, Pierre-Yves Lagrée, Sergio Chibbaro, and Stéphane Popinet. Beyond Shallow Water: appraisal of a numerical approach to hydraulic jumps based upon the Boundary Layer Theory. European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 79:233–246, 2019. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]



    J M López-Herrera, Stéphane Popinet, and A A Castrejón-Pita. An adaptive solver for viscoelastic incompressible two-phase problems applied to the study of the splashing of weakly viscoelastic droplets. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 264:144–158, 2019. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Daniel Fuster and Stéphane Popinet. An all-Mach method for the simulation of bubble dynamics problems in the presence of surface tension. Journal of Computational Physics, 374:752–768, December 2018. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Rajarshi Roy Chowdhury. Higher-order adaptive methods for fluid dynamics. Theses, Sorbonne Université, November 2018. [ http | .pdf ]


    César I Pairetti, Stéphane Popinet, Santiago Márquez Damián, Norberto Nigro, and Stéphane Zaleski. Bag mode breakup simulations of a single liquid droplet. In 6th European Conference on Computational Mechanics, Glasgow, United Kingdom, June 2018. [ http | .pdf ]


    Ching-Yao Lai, Jens Eggers, and Luc Deike. Bubble bursting: Universal cavity and jet profiles. Physical review letters, 121(14):144501, 2018. [ http ]


    A. Deblais, M. A. Herrada, I. Hauner, K. P. Velikov, T. van Roon, H. Kellay, J. Eggers, and D. Bonn. Viscous effects on inertial drop formation. Phys. Rev. Lett., 2018. [ http ]


    J. A. van Hooft, S. Popinet, and B. J. H. van de Wiel. Adaptive cartesian meshes for atmospheric single-column models: a study using basilisk 18-02-16. Geoscientific Model Development, 11(12):4727–4738, 2018. [ DOI | http ]


    R Ramadugu, V Pandey, and P Perlekar. Pseudo-turbulence and inverse cascade in buoyancy driven two-dimensional bubbly flows. 2018. [ http ]


    Øystein Lande and Thomas Berge Johannessen. Propagation of steep and breaking short-crested waves - a comparison of cfd codes. In ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, number OMAE2018-78288. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2018.


    Emre Turkoz, Jose M. Lopez-Herrera, Jens Eggers, Craig B. Arnold, and Luc Deike. Axisymmetric simulation of viscoelastic filament thinning with the oldroyd-b model. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 851:R2, 2018. [ http ]


    Shihao Yang, Yi An, and Qingquan Liu. A two-dimensional layer-averaged numerical model for turbidity currents. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 477, 2018. [ DOI | arXiv | http ]


    J. Antoon van Hooft, Stéphane Popinet, Chiel C. van Heerwaarden, Steven J.A. van der Linden, Stephan R. de Roode, and Bas J.H. van de Wiel. Towards adaptive grids for atmospheric boundary-layer simulations. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 167(3):421–443, 2018. [ http ]



    Andrés Alonso Castillo-Castellanos. Turbulent convection in Rayleigh-Bénard cells with modified boundary conditions. Theses, Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris VI, September 2017. [ http | .pdf ]


    E. Beetham, P. S. Kench, and S. Popinet. Future reef growth can mitigate physical impacts of sea-level rise on atoll islands. Earth’s Future, 2017. [ http ]


    Y. Zhou, P.-Y. Lagrée, S. Popinet, P. Ruyer, and P. Aussillous. Experiments on, and discrete and continuum simulations of, the discharge of granular media from silos with a lateral orifice. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2017. [ http ]


    Amir Zainali, Roberto Marivela, Robert Weiss, Yongqian Yang, and Jennifer L. Irish. Numerical simulation of nonlinear long waves in the presence of discontinuous coastal vegetation. Marine Geology, 2017. [ DOI | http ]


    Palas Kumar Farsoiya, Y. S. Mayya, and Ratul Dasgupta. Axisymmetric viscous interfacial oscillations - theory and simulations. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 826:797–818, 2017. [ DOI ]


    Roberto Marivela-Colmenarejo. Numerical Perspective on Tsunami Hazards and Their Mitigation by Coastal Vegetation. PhD thesis, Virginia Tech, 2017. [ http ]


    S. Popinet Y. Ling, G. Legros and S. Zaleski. Direct numerical simulation of an atomizing biodiesel jet: Impact of fuel properties on atomization characteristics. In ILASS conference, Valencia, Spain, 6-8 September, 2017.


    Emily M Lane, Jose Borrero, Colin N Whittaker, Jo Bind, Catherine Chagué-Goff, James Goff, Derek Goring, Jo Hoyle, Christof Mueller, William L Power, et al. Effects of inundation by the 14th november, 2016 kaikoura tsunami on banks peninsula, canterbury, new zealand. Pure and Applied Geophysics, pages 1–20, 2017.


    An Yi, Liu Qingquan, Shi Chuanqi, and Yang Jiaxiu. Propagation of landslide induced impulse wave in channel type reservoirs. In Journal of Physics: Conference Series, volume 822, page 012048. IOP Publishing, 2017. [ http ]


    J. Eggers, T. Grava, M. A. Herrada, and G. Pitton. Spatial structure of shock formation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 820:208–231, 2017. [ DOI ]



    Andrés Castillo-Castellanos, Anne Sergent, and Maurice Rossi. Reversal cycle in square Rayleigh-Bénard cells in turbulent regime. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 808:614–640, 2016. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    Christopher J Howland, Arnaud Antkowiak, J Rafael Castrejón-Pita, Sam D Howison, James M Oliver, Robert W Style, and Alfonso A Castrejón-Pita. It’s harder to splash on soft solids. Physical review letters, 117(18):184502, 2016. [ http ]


    Geoffroy Kirstetter, Jie Hu, Olivier Delestre, François Darboux, P-Y Lagrée, Stéphane Popinet, Jose-Maria Fullana, and Christophe Josserand. Modeling rain-driven overland flow: Empirical versus analytical friction terms in the shallow water approximation. Journal of Hydrology, 536:1–9, 2016. [ http ]



    Stéphane Popinet. A quadtree-adaptive multigrid solver for the Serre–Green–Naghdi equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 302:336–358, December 2015. [ DOI | http | .pdf ]


    E. P. Beetham, P. S. Kench, J. O’Callaghan, and S. Popinet. Wave transformation and shoreline water level on funafuti atoll, tuvalu. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2015.