Publications

H. Hans, J.M. Miao, M.S. Triantafyllou, Mechanical characteristics of harbor seal (Phoca vitulina) vibrissae under different circumstances and their implications on its sensing methodology, Bioinspir. Biomim. 9, 036013, 2014.

 

J.S. Izraelevitz and M.S. Triantafyllou, Adding in-line motion and model-based optimization offers exceptional force control authority in flapping foils, Journal of Fluid Mechanics 742, 2014, p 5-34.

 

M. Asadnia, A.G.P Kottapalli, J. M Miao, B. R. Andrew; A. Sabbagh, P. Kropelnicki and J. Tsai Ming, High temperature characterization of PZT thin-film pressure sensors, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 24 (2014), 015017 (12pp).

 

A.G.P Kottapalli, M. Asadnia, J.M Miao, G Barbastathis and M Triantafyllou, Soft-polymer membrane micro-sensor arrays inspired by the mechanosensory lateral-line on the blind cavefish, Journal of Intelligent material systems and structures, (2014) pp. 1-9.

 

J.Dusek, A.G.P. Kottapalli, M.E. Woo, M. Asadnia, J. Miao, J.H. Lang and M.S. Triantafyllou, Development and testing of bio-inspired microelectromechanical pressure sensor arrays for increased situational awareness for marine vehicles, Smart Materials and Structures 22:1, 2013, 014002.

 

M. Asadnia, A.G.P Kottapalli, J. M Miao and M. Triantafyllou, Flexible, zero-powered, surface-mountable piezoelectric sensor arrays for underwater sensing in marine vehicles, IEEE Sensors journal, special edition on flexible sensors and systems, 13 (2013) pp 3918-3925

 

G.D. Weymouth and M.S. Triantafyllou, Ultra-fast escape of a deformable jet-propelled body, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 721, 2013, 367-385.

 

A.G.P Kottapalli, M. Asadnia, J.M Miao, G Barbastathis and M Triantafyllou, Polymer MEMS pressure sensor arrays for fish-like underwater sensing applications, Micro and Nano Letters, 7 (2012) pp 1189-1192

 

H. Beem, M. Hildner and M.S. Triantafyllou, Calibration and validation of a harbor seal whisker-inspired flow sensor, Smart Materials and Structures 22:1, 2013, 014012.

 

A.G.P Kottapalli, M. Asadnia, J.M Miao, G Barbastathis and M Triantafyllou, A flexible liquid crystal polymer MEMS pressure sensor sarray for passive fish-like underwater sensing, Smart materials and structures 21, 2012

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Multi-frequency vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in linear and exponential shear flows,Journal of Fluids and Structures 41, 2013, p. 33-42.

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Phasing mechanisms between the in-line and cross-flow vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in shear flow,Computers and Structures 122, 2013, p. 155-163.

 

R. Bourguet, D. Lucor and M. Triantafyllou, Mono-and multi-frequency vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in shear flow, Journal of Fluids and Structures 32, 2012, p. 52-64

 

Beem, H. R., Rival, D. E., & Triantafyllou, M. S. (2011). On the stabilization of leading-edge vortices with spanwise flow. Experiments in Fluids, 52(2), 511-517.

 

R. Bourguet, Y. Modarres-Sadeghi, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Wake-body resonance of long flexible structures is dominated by counter-clockwise orbits, Physical Review Letters, 107:134502 (1-4), 2011 

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Lock-in of the vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in shear flow, Journal of Fluids and Structures, 27:6 (838-847), 2011 

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Vortex-induced vibrations of a long flexible cylinder in shear flow, Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 677 (342-382), 2011 

 

V Fernandez, A Maertens, F Yaul, J Dahl, J Lang, and M S Triantafyllou. Lateral-line-inspired sensor arrays for navigation and object identification. Marine Technology Society Journal , Jul 2011.

 

J Dusek and M Triantafyllou. Leading edge vortex detection using bio-inspired on-body pressure sensing. Masters Thesis, pages 1–116, Jan 2011.

 

M. S. Wibawa, S. C. Steele, J. M. Dahl, D. E. Rival, G. D. Weymouth and M. S. Triantafyllou. Global vorticity shedding for a vanishing wing. Journal of Fluid Mechanics. Volume 695. pp 112 - 134.

 

A.G.P Kottapalli, C.W Tan, M. Olfatnia, J.M Miao, G Barbastathis and M Triantafyllou, Liquid Crystal Polymer Membrane MEMS Sensor for Flow Rate and Flow Direction Sensing Applications,  Journal of Micromechanics and  Microengineering, 21 (2011), 085006 (11pp).

 

Dahl, J. M., Hover, F. S., Triantafyllou, M. S., & Oakley, O. H. (2010). Dual resonance in vortex-induced vibrations at subcritical and supercritical Reynolds numbers. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 643, 395.

 

Licht, S. C., Wibawa, M. S., Hover, F. S., & Triantafyllou, M. S. (2010). In-line motion causes high thrust and efficiency in flapping foils that use power downstroke. The Journal of experimental biology, 213(1), 63-71.

 

Dahl, J., Hover, F., Triantafyllou, M., Dong, S., & Karniadakis, G. (2007). Resonant Vibrations of Bluff Bodies Cause Multivortex Shedding and High Frequency Forces. Physical Review Letters, 99(14), 5-8.

 

Prempraneerach P, Hover FS, Tiantafyllou MS.
The effect of chordwise flexibility on the thrust and efficiency of a flapping foil .


Stephen Licht, Franz Hover, Michael S. Triantafyllou.
Design of a Flapping Foil Underwater Vehicle.
March 1, 2004. Based on research from the Flapping Foil Underwater Vehicle project.

 

Hover FS, Davis JT, Triantafyllou MS. 
Three-dimensionality of mode transition in vortex-induced vibrations of a circular cylinder.
EUR J MECH B-FLUID 23 (1): 29-40 JAN-FEB 2004

 

Hover FS, Haugsdal O, Triantafyllou MS
Effect of angle of attack profiles in flapping foil propulsion.
J FLUID STRUCT 19 (1): 37-47 JAN 2004

 

Liao JC, Beal DN, Lauder GV, et al. 
Fish exploiting vortices decrease muscle activity.
SCIENCE 302 (5650): 1566-1569 NOV 28 2003

 

Liao JC, Beal DN, Lauder GV, et al. 
The Karman gait: novel body kinematics of rainbow trout swimming in a vortex street. 
J EXP BIOL 206 (6): 1059-1073 MAR 2003

 

Techet AH, Hover FS, Triantafyllou MS. 
Separation and turbulence control in biomimetic flows.
FLOW TURBUL COMBUST 71 (1-4): 105-118 2003

 

Read DA, Hover FS, Triantafyllou MS.
Forces on oscillating foils for propulsion and maneuvering. 
J FLUID STRUCT 17 (1): 163-183 JAN 2003

 

Triantafyllou MS, Techet AH, Zhu Q, et al.
Vorticity control in fish-like propulsion and maneuvering.
INTEGR COMP BIOL 42 (5): 1026-1031 NOV 2002

 

Hover FS, Tvedt H, Triantafyllou MS.
Vortex-induced vibrations of a cylinder with tripping wires. 
J FLUID MECH 448: 175-195 DEC 10 2001

 

Liao J, Beal DN, Lauder GV, et al.
Novel body kinematics of trout swimming in a von Karman trail; can fish tune to vortices? 
AM ZOOL 41 (6): 1505-1506 DEC 2001

 

Triantafyllou MS, Yue D, Hover F, et al. 
Vorticity control in fish-like propulsion and maneuvering. 
AM ZOOL 41 (6): 1609-1609 DEC 2001

 

Hover FS, Triantafyllou MS. 
Galloping response of a cylinder with upstream wake interference
J FLUID STRUCT 15 (3-4): 503-512 APR-MAY 2001

 

Triantafyllou MS, Triantafyllou GS, Yue DKP. 
Hydrodynamics of fishlike swimming.
ANNU REV FLUID MECH 32: 33-+ 2000

 

Barrett DS, Triantafyllou MS, Yue DKP, et al.
Drag reduction in fish-like locomotion. 
J FLUID MECH 392: 183-212 AUG 10 1999

 

Techet AH, Hover FS, Triantafyllou MS.
Vortical patterns behind a tapered cylinder oscillating transversely to a uniform flow.
J FLUID MECH 363: 79-96 MAY 25 1998

 

Hover FS, Techet AH, Triantafyllou MS 
Forces on oscillating uniform and tapered cylinders in crossflow.
J FLUID MECH 363: 97-114 MAY 25 1998

 

Techet AH, Hover FS, Triantafyllou MS.
Vortical patters behind a tapered cylinder oscillating transversely to a uniform flow.
J FLUID MECH 363: 79-96 MAY 25 1998

 

Hover FS, Miller SN, Triantafyllou MS.
Vortex-induced vibration of marine cables: experiments using force feedback.
J FLUID STRUCT 11 (3): 307-326 APR 1997

 

Streitlien K, Triantafyllou GS, Triantafyllou MS. 
Efficient foil propulsion through vortex control. 
AIAA J 34 (11): 2315-2319 NOV 1996

 

Triantafyllou MS, Triantafyllou GS. 
An Efficient Swimming Machine. 
SCI AM 272 (3): 64-70 MAR 1995

 

Gopal Krishnan R, Triantafyllou MS, Triantafyllou GS, et al. 
Active vorticity control in a shear-flow using a flapping foil. 
J FLUID MECH 274: 1-21 SEP 10 1994

 

Triantafyllou GS, Triantafyllou MS, Grosenbaugh MA.
Thrust development in oscillating foild with application to fish propulsion.
J FLUID STRUCT 7 (2): 205-224 FEB 1993

 

Triantafyllou MS, Triantafyllou GS, Gopal Krishnan R.
Wake mechanics for thrust generation in oscillating foils.
PHYS FLUIDS A-FLUID 3 (12): 2835-2837 DEC 1991

Conference Papers

P.V. Alvarado, V. Subramaniam, M. Triantafyllou, Performance analysis and characterization of bio-inspired whisker sensors for underwater applications, Proceedings of the 2013 IEEE/RSJ International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS), pp.5956-5961, 3-7 Nov. 2013.

 

Y. Modarres-Sadeghi, B. Seyed-Aghazadeh, R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M.S. Triantafyllou, Higher Harmonic Forces in Purely Crossflow Vortex-Induced Vibrations, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 58, 2013.

 

H. Hans, J. Miao, M. Triantafyllou, Vortex-Induced Vibration (VIV) Reduction Properties of Seal Whisker-Like Geometries, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 58, 2013.

 

H. Beem, M. Triantafyllou, Harbor seal whiskers synchronize with frequency of upstream wake, Bulletin of the American Physical Society 58, 2013.

 

A.R. Gao and M.S. Triantafyllou, Bio-inspired pressure sensing for active yaw control of underwater vehicles. Proceedings of the 2012 MTS/IEEE OCEANS Conference, Hampton Roads, VA, 14-19 Oct 2012.

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Orbital motion of a long flexible cylinder subject to vortex-induced vibrations, 23rd International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics - ICTAM2012, (Beijing, China), August 2012(accepted for oral presentation)

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Vortex-induced vibrations of a flexible cylinder in inclined flow, 10th International Conference on Flow-Induced Vibration - FIV2012, (Dublin, Ireland), July 2012 (accepted for oral presentation)

 

R. Bourguet, M. Triantafyllou, M. Tognarelli and P. Beynet, Distributed wake-body resonance of a long flexible cylinder in shear flow, 31st International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil), July 2012(accepted for oral presentation)

 

H. Beem, et al. “Harbor Seal Vibrissa Morphology Reduces Vortex-Induced Vibrations”, American Physical Society  Division of Fluid Dynamics Conference, 2011.

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Broadband vortex-induced vibrations of a long flexible cylinder, IUTAM Symposium on Bluff Body Flows - BLUBOF2011, (Kanpur, India), December 2011

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Phase drift between the in-line and cross-flow vortex-induced vibrations of a long flexible cylinder in shear flow, 64th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, (Baltimore, USA), November 2011

 

A Maertens, J Dahl, and M S Triantafyllou. Distributed pressure sensing to locate and identify‬ obstacles. In Proceedings of the 17th International Symposium UUST11, Aug 2011.‬

 

V Fernandez, J Dusek, J Schulmeister, A Maertens, S Hou, K Srivatsa, J Lang, and M S Triantafyllou. Pressure sensor arrays to optimize the high speed performance of ocean vehicles. 11th International Conference on Fast Sea Transportation, pages 1-8, Jul 2011.

 

R. Bourguet, M. Triantafyllou, M. Tognarelli and P. Beynet, Fluid-structure energy transfer of a tensioned beam subject to vortex-induced vibrations in shear flow, 30th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, (Rotterdam, The Netherlands), June 2011

 

A.G.P Kottapalli , C.W Tan , J.M Miao , G Barbastathis, and M Triantafyllou , Design and characterization of liquid crystal polymer membrane MEMS sensors for underwater sensing applications: A biomimmetic of lateral-line sensing, IEEE Conf. Robotics and Biomimetics (IEEE ROBIO’11) Deceber 7-11 (Phuket, Thailand)

 

A.G.P Kottapalli , C.W Tan , M Asadnia , J.M Miao , G Barbastathis, and M Triantafyllou , MEMS artificial lateral line – A bimimetic fish-like sensing system, Asia Pacific Conference on Transducers (APCOT ‘12) July 8-11 (Nanjing, China)

 

R. Bourguet, Y. Modarres-Sadeghi and M. Triantafyllou, Long flexible cylinders subject to vortex-induced vibrations in shear flow exhibit preferentially counter-clockwise figure-eight trajectories at lock-in, 63rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, (Long Beach, USA), November 2010

 

R. Bourguet, D. Lucor and M. Triantafyllou, Effect of mass ratio on the vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in shear flow, ASME 2010 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, (Montreal, Canada), August 2010

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Lock-in of the vortex-induced vibrations of long flexible cylinders in shear flows, IUTAM Symposium on Bluff Body Wakes and Vortex-Induced Vibrations - BBVIV 6, (Capri Island, Italy), June 2010

 

Y. Modarres-Sadeghi, R. Bourguet, F. Hover, M. Triantafyllou, M. Tognarelli and P. Beynet, Re-evaluation of VIV Riser Fatigue Damage, 29th International Conference on Offshore Mechanics and Arctic Engineering, (Shanghai, China), June 2010

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Vortex-induced vibrations of a long tensioned beam in shear flows, FSI 2010, (Amherst, USA), April 2010

 

R. Bourguet, G. Karniadakis and M. Triantafyllou, Vortex-induced vibrations of a long flexible cylinder in transitional and turbulent flows, 62nd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, (Minneapolis, USA), November 2009