Faculty Profile

Daniel J Bodony

Aerospace Engineering
Daniel J Bodony
Daniel J Bodony
Associate Professor
313 Talbot Laboratory MC 236
104 S. Wright
Urbana Illinois 61801
(217) 244-3844

Primary Research Area

  • Fluid Mechanics

Education

  • Ph.D. Aeronautics & Astronautics Stanford University 2005 (Adviser: S. K. Lele; Thesis Title: Aeroacoustic prediction of turbulent free-shear flows)
  • M.S. Aeronautics & Astronautics Purdue University 1999
  • B.S. Aeronautics & Astronautics Purdue University 1997

Academic Positions

  • July--December 2016, Visiting Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University
  • January-March 2015, Visiting Professor of Mechanical and Civil Engineering, California Institute of Technology
  • January 2014-present, Blue Waters Associate Professor of Aerospace Engineering
  • August 2013-present, Affiliate Professor (0% appointment), Parallel Computing Institute at UIUC
  • March 2012-present, Affiliate Professor (0% appointment), National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)
  • October 2006-August 2013, Assistant Professor of Aerospace Engineering
  • October 2006-present, Affiliate Professor, Mechanical Science and Engineering
  • October 2006-present, Affiliate Professor, Computational Science & Engineering

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Major Consulting Activities

  • 2012-present, Aeroacoustics and Flow Physics Technologies, Inc. (Urbana, IL)

Research Interests

  • Large scale parallel computing
  • Fluid mechanics of compressible fluids
  • Flow stability and control
  • Fluid-thermal-structure interaction (aeroelasticity, aerothermoelasticity)
  • Aeroacoustics (sound generated by turbulent flows)

Research Areas

Chapters in Books

  • BODONY, D. J. & LELE, S. K. (2006) Applications and results: Jet noise. LES for Acoustics (ed. C. Wagner, T. Huttl & P. Sagaut). Cambridge Univ. Press, pp. 289--310.

Selected Articles in Journals

  • Bodony, D. J. & Lele, S. K. (2005) On Using Large-Eddy Simulation for the Prediction of Noise from Cold and Heated Turbulent Jets. Phys. Fluids, Vol. 17, 085103.
  • Bodony, D. J. (2006) Analysis of Sponge Boundary Treatments for Computational Fluid Mechanics, J. Comp. Phys., Vol. 212, pp. 681--702.
  • Bodony, D. J. & Lele, S. K. (2008), ￿On the current status of jet noise predictions using large-eddy simulation￿, AIAA J., Vol. 46, No. 2.
  • Bodony, D. J. & Lele, S. K. (2008), ￿Low Frequency Sound Sources in High-Speed Turbulent Jets,￿ J. Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 617, pp. 231-253.
  • Ihme, M., Pitsch, H., & Bodony, D. J. (2009), ￿Radiation of noise in turbulent non-premixed flames,￿ Proc. Combust. Inst., Vol. 32(1), pp. 1545￿1553
  • Bodony, D. J. (2009), "Scattering of an entropy disturbance into sound by a symmetric thin body," Phys. Fluids, Vol. 21, 096101.
  • Bodony, D. J. (2010), "Accuracy of the simultaneous-approximation-term boundary condition for time-dependent problems," J. Sci. Comput., Vol. 43(1), pp. 118-133.
  • Kleinman, R.R., Bodony, D.J., Freund, J.B. (2010) "Shear-flow Excitation Mechanisms of Recessed Localized Arc-Filament Plasma Actuators," Vol. 22(116103), Phys. Fluids.
  • Zhang, Q, and Bodony, D. J., (2011) "Numerical simulation of two-dimensional acoustic liners with high-speed grazing flow," Vol 49(2), AIAA Journal, pp. 365-382.
  • Bodony, D. J., Zagaris, G., Reichert, A., Zhang., Q., (2011) "Provably stable overset grid methods for computational aeroacoustics," Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 330, pp. 4161-4179.
  • Austin, J. M., and Bodony, D. J., (2011) "Wave propagation in gaseous small-scale channel flows," Shock Waves, Vol. 21(6), pp. 547-557.
  • Kim, J., Bodony D.J., Freund, J.B.(2012) "Mechanisms of Jet Noise Reduction and Their Impact on Large-Eddy Simulations (invited)", Journal of Propulsion and Power, Vol. 28(2), pp. 259-268.
  • Zhang, Q., Bodony D. J. (2012) ￿Numerical investigation and modeling of acoustically-excited flow through a circular orifice backed by a hexagonal cavity,￿ Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 693, pp. 367-401.
  • Ostoich, C., Bodony D. J., Geubelle, P. H. (2012) ￿Coupled fluid-thermal response of a spherical dome due to a Mach 6.59 laminar boundary layer,￿ AIAA Journal, Vol. 50(12), pp. 2791--2808.
  • Reichert, A., Heath M. T., Bodony, D. J. (2012) ``Energy Stable Numerical Methods for Hyperbolic Partial Differential Equations Using Overlapping Domain Decomposition,'' Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 231, pp. 5243￿5265.
  • Mishra, A., Bodony, D. J. (2013) ``Evaluation of actuator disk theory for predicting indirect combustion noise," Journal of Sound and Vibration, Vol. 332(4), pp. 821--838.
  • Ostoich, C, Bodony, D. J., and Geubelle, P. H. (2013) "Interaction of a Mach 2.25 turbulent boundary layer with a fluttering panel using direct numerical simulation," Physics of Fluids, Vol. 25(11), 110806, 27 pages.
  • Sucheendran, M. M., Bodony, D. J., and Geubelle, P. H. (2014) ￿Coupled structural-acoustic response of a duct-mounted elastic plate with grazing flow,￿ AIAA Journal, Vol. 52(1), pp. 178-194.
  • Kim, J., Bodony, D. J., and Freund, J. B. (2014) "Adjoint-based control of loud events in a turbulent jet," Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. (741), pp. 28-59.
  • Vishnampet, R., Bodony, D. J., and Freund, J. B., (2015) "A practical and efficient discrete-adjoint method for high-fidelity compressible turbulence simulations", Journal of Computational Physics, Vol. 285, pp 173-192.
  • Zhang, Q. and Bodony, D. J., (2016) "Numerical Investigation of a Honeycomb Liner Grazed By Laminar and Turbulent Boundary Layers", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 792, pp. 936-980.
  • Bodony, D. J., Day, L., Friscia, A. R., Fusani, L., Karon, A., Swenson Jr., G. W., Wikelski, M., Schlinger., B. (2016) ￿Determination of the Wingsnap Sonation Mechanism of the Golden-Collared Manakin (Manacus vitellinus)￿, Journal of Experimental Biology, Vol. 219, No. 10, pp. 1524-1534.
  • Shahriari, N., Bodony, D. J., Hanifi, A., and Henningson, D. S. (2016) "Acoustic receptivity simulations of flow past a flat plate with elliptic leading edge", Journal of Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 800, pp. R2-1￿R2-11.
  • Natarajan, M., Freund, J. B., and Bodony, D. J. (2016) "Actuator Selection and Placement for Localized Feedback Flow Control", accepted for publication in the Journal of Fluid Mechanics.

Professional Societies

  • American Physical Society, Division of Fluid Dynamics, Nominating Committee (2016-2018)
  • AIAA Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee, Future of Fluids subcommittee (2014--2018)
  • Society of Industrial and Applied Mathematics (Member)
  • AIAA Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee, Fundamentals of flow physics subcommittee (2012--2018)
  • AIAA Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee (Member, 2012--2015)
  • Acoustical Society of America (Member)
  • AIAA Aeroacoustics Technical Committee, publications subcommittee (2007￿2011)
  • AIAA Aeroacoustics Technical Committee (Member, 2007￿2011)
  • American Physical Society￿s Forum on Graduate Student Affairs Executive Committee (member-at-large 2005-2007)
  • Experimental Aircraft Association (Member)
  • American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (Associate Fellow)
  • American Physical Society (Member)

Honors

  • Dean￿s Award for Excellence in Research (2016)
  • Donald Biggar Willett Faculty Scholar (2015)
  • AIAA Best Paper Award from the Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee (June 2014)
  • Blue Waters Associate Professor (January 2014)
  • AIAA Associate Fellow (November 2013)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award (2012)

Teaching Honors

  • AIAA ￿Teacher of the year,￿ UIUC (2012)
  • Who's Who in Engineering Education (2012)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2011-2012) (Fall 2011)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2010-2011) (Fall 2010, Spring 2011)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2009-2010) (Spring 2010)
  • AIAA "Teacher of the year," UIUC (2010)
  • Engineering Council Award for Excellence in Advising, UIUC College of Engineering (2009)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2008-2009) (Fall 2008, Spring 2009)
  • AIAA ￿Teacher of the year,￿ UIUC (2008)
  • List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2007-2008) (Fall 2007, Spring 2008)
  • Incomplete List of Teachers Ranked as Excellent, UIUC (AY2006-2007) (Spring 2007 )
  • Who￿s Who in Engineering Education (2007)
  • Magoon Teaching Award (Purdue University) (1998)

Research Honors

  • Dean￿s Award for Excellence in Research (2016)
  • Donald Biggar Willett Faculty Scholar (2015)
  • AIAA Best Paper Award from the Fluid Dynamics Technical Committee (2014)
  • Blue Waters Associate Professor (2014)
  • AIAA Associate Fellow (2014)
  • Tau Beta Pi Eminent Engineer (2012)
  • National Science Foundation (NSF) CAREER Award (2012)
  • Achievement Rewards For College Scientists Fellowship (2003-2004)
  • Department of Defense National Defense Science Engineering Graduate Fellowship (1998-2001)
  • AFRL Summer Graduate Fellow (1998)