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Cummins, C, Saele, M, Macence, A, Certini, D, Matropaolo, E, Viola, IM & Nakayama, N, 2018, ‘A separated vortex ring underlies the flight of the dandelion’, Nature, in press


Seale, M, Cummins, C, Viola, IM, Mastropaolo, E & Nakayama, N, 2018, ‘Design principles of hair-like structures as biological machines’, Journal of the Royal Society Interface, vol 15, no. 142, 20180206. http://dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsif.2018.0206


Muir, R, Arredondo-Galeana, A & Viola, IM, 2017, ‘The leading-edge vortex of swift-wing shaped delta wings’, Royal Society Open Science, vol. 4, no 8, pp. 170077. www.dx.doi.org/10.1098/rsos.170077






LOW SPEED AERODYNAMICS


Cummins, C, Viola, IM, Mastropaolo, E and Nakayama, N 2017, ‘Permeable disks at low Reynolds numbers’, Physics of Fluids, vol. 29, pp. 097103. www.dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.5001342


Viola, IM, Chapin, VG, Speranza, N & Biancolini, M, 2018, ‘Optimal airfoil’s shapes by high fidelity CFD’, Aircraft Engineering and Aerospace Technology, in press







MARINE RENEWABLES


Want, E, Ramesh, K, Viola, IM & Killen S, 2018, ‘Numerical investigation of self-sustained limit-cycle oscillations in a flapping-foil energy harvester’, Journal of Fluids and Structures, in press







YACHT SAIL AERODYNAMICS


Arredondo-Galeana, A & Viola, IM, 2018, ‘The leading-edge vortex of yacht sails’, Ocean Engineering - Special Issue: Innovation in High Performance Sailing Yachts - INNOVSAIL, vol 159, pp. 552-562. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2018.02.029







YACHT RACE MODELING


Tagliaferri, F & Viola, IM, 2017, ‘A real-time strategy-decision program for sailing yacht races’, Ocean Engineering, vol. 134, pp. 129–139. www.dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.oceaneng.2017.02.026