研究成果

  • T. Sabuwala, C. Butcher, G. Gioia, and P. Chakraborty. 2018. Ray systems in granular cratering. Physical Review Letters, vol. 120, article 264501. (Featured in Editors' Suggestion, PRL; Viewpoint, Physics, 27 June 2018; PNAS Journal Club, 13 July 2018; Astronomy Magazine, 2 August 2018; SYFY, 7 January 2019.) PDF
  • R. T. Cerbus, C-C. Liu, G. Gioia, and P. Chakraborty. 2018. Laws of resistance in transitional pipe flows. Physical Review Letters,  vol. 120, article 054502. PDF
  • R. T. Cerbus and P. Chakraborty. 2017. The third-order structure function in two dimensions: The Rashomon effect. Physics of Fluids, vol. 29, article 111110. PDF
  • G. Gioia and P. Chakraborty. 2017. Spectral derivation of the classic laws of wall-bounded turbulent flows. Proceedings of the Royal Society A, vol. 473, article 2017034. PDF
  • T. Shinbrot, T. Sabuwala, T. Siu, M. V. Lazo, and P. Chakraborty. 2017. Size sorting on the rubble-pile asteroid Itokawa. Physical Review Letters,  vol. 118,  article 111101. (Cover Image; Featured in Editors' Suggestion, PRL; Focus story, Physics, 17 March 2017; Physics Today, 28 February 2017; The Guardian, 2 April 2017.) PDF
  • C-C. Liu, R. Cerbus, and P. Chakraborty. 2016. Janus spectra in two-dimensional flows. Physical Review Letters,  vol. 117,  article 114502. (Cover Image.) PDF
  • T. Sabuwala, G. Gioia, and P. Chakraborty. 2015. Effect of rainpower on hurricane intensity. Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 42, doi:10.1002/2015GL063785. PDF
  • C. Zuniga Zamalloa, H. C-H Ng, P. Chakraborty, and G. Gioia. 2014. Spectral analogues of the law of the wall, the defect law and the log law. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 757, pp. 498-513. PDF
  • D. Samanta, F. Ingremeau, R. Cerbus, T. Tran, W. I. Goldburg, P. Chakraborty, and H. Kellay. 2014. Scaling of near-wall flows in quasi-two-dimensional turbulent channels. Physical Review Letters, vol 113, article 024504. PDF
  • H. Kellay, T. Tran, W. Goldburg, N. Goldenfeld, G. Gioia, and P. Chakraborty. 2012. Testing a missing spectral link in turbulence. Physical Review Letters,  vol. 109,  article 254502. PDF
  • F. Huang, P. Chakraborty, C. C. Lundstrom, C. Holmden, J. J. G. Glessner, S. Kieffer, and C. E. Lesher. 2011. Reply to Brief Communications Arising: Isotope fractionation in silicate melts by thermal diffusion. Nature, vol. 472, pp. E2–E3, DOI: 10.1038/nature09955. PDF
  • G. Gioia, P. Chakraborty, S. F. Gary, C. Zuniga Zamalloa, and R. D. Keane. 2011. Residence time of buoyant objects in drowning machines. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 108, no. 16, pp. 6361-6363, DOI: 10.1073/pnas.1015183108. (Featured in Research Highlights: Getting through a drowning machine, Nature, 472(9), 2011; PNAS Media Selections.) PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, T. Tran, and G. Gioia. 2011. Leading-order dynamics of gravity-driven flows in free-standing soap films. Journal of Elasticity, vol. 104, Issue 1, pp. 105-114, DOI: 10.1007/s10659-011-9317-6. (Invited paper.) PDF
  • G. Gioia, N. Guttenberg, N. Goldenfeld, and P. Chakraborty. 2010. Spectral theory of the turbulent mean-velocity profile. Physical Review Letters vol. 105, article 184501. PDF
  • T. Tran, P. Chakraborty, N. Guttenberg, A. Prescott, H. Kellay, W. Goldburg, N. Goldenfeld, and G. Gioia. 2010. Macroscopic effects of the spectral structure in turbulent flows. Nature Physics, vol. 6, no. 6, pp. 438-441. (Cover Image.) PDF
  • F. Huang∗, P. Chakraborty∗, C. C. Lundstrom, C. Holmden, J. J. G. Glessner, S. Kieffer, and C. E. Lesher. 2010. Isotope fractionation in silicate melts by thermal diffusion. Nature, vol. 464, no. 7287, pp. 396-400. (∗ equal contribution.) PDF
  • T. Tran, P. Chakraborty, G. Gioia, S. Steers, and W. Goldburg. 2009. Marangoni shocks in unobstructed soap-film flows. Physical Review Letters, vol. 103, article 104501. PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, G. Gioia, and S. Kieffer. 2009. Volcanic Mesocyclones. Nature, vol. 458, no. 7237, pp. 497-500. (Featured in New view on erupting volcanoes, Nature Hot Topics, 26 March 2009; Volcano or tornado?, Nature Podcast, 26 March 2009; Inside the volcanoes plume a thunderstorm rages, National Public Radio, 25 March 2009.) PDF
  • G. Gioia, P. Chakraborty, S. Marshak, and S. Kieffer. 2007. Unified model of tectonics and heat transport in a frigid Enceladus. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, vol. 105, no. 34, pp. 13578-13581. (Cover Image; Featured in Physics Today, October 2007; This Week in PNAS, Saturn Moon’s geysers don’t need liquid water?, National Geographic News, 17 August 2007.)  PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, S. Balachandar, and R. J. Adrian. 2007. Kinematics of Local Vortex Identification Criteria. Journal of Visualization, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 137-140. (Invited review paper; 10th Anniversary Issue.) PDF
  • G. Gioia, P. Chakraborty, and S. Kieffer. 2006. Lava channel formation via the viscoplastic indentation of hot substrates. Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 33, L19305. PDF
  • G. Gioia, P. Chakraborty, and F. Bombardelli. 2006. Rough-pipe flows and the existence of fully developed turbulence. Physics of Fluids, vol. 18, article 038107. PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, G. Gioia, and S. Kieffer. 2006. Volca ́n Reventador’s unusual umbrella. Geophysical Research Letters, vol. 33, L05313. (Featured in Research Highlights: Blowing its top, Nature, 440, 386, 2006; Editor’s Choice: Collapsing umbrella, Science, 311, 1675, 2006; Odd eruption may mean new volcano danger, National Geographic News, 15 March 2006.) PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, S. Balachandar, and R. J. Adrian. 2006. Comment on “Axial stretching and vortex definition”. Physics of Fluids, vol. 18, article 029101. PDF
  • G. Gioia and P. Chakraborty. 2006. Turbulent friction in rough pipes and the energy spectrum of the phenomenological theory. Physical Review Letters, vol. 96, article 044502. (> 35 citations; Featured in New UI research looks into classic unsolved problem, Chicago Tribune, 2 April 2006; Turbulence - the last mystery of classical physics, Softpedia, 12 Feb 2006; etc.) PDF
  • P. Chakraborty, S. Balachandar, and R. J. Adrian. 2005. On the relationships between local vortex identification schemes. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, vol. 535, pp. 189-214. (> 120 citations.) PDF