Journal Articles
Bagheri, M.; Stumpf, B.; Roisman, I. V.; Tropea, C.; Hussong, J.; Wörner, M.; Marschall, H. (2022). Interfacial relaxation – Crucial for phase-field methods to capture low to high energy drop-film impacts. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow, 94, Art.-Nr.: 108943. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2022.108943
Bagheri, M.; Stumpf, B.; Roisman, I. V.; Dadvand, A.; Wörner, M.; Marschall, H. (2022). A unified finite volume framework for phase‐field simulations of an arbitrary number of fluid phases. The Canadian Journal of Chemical Engineering. doi:10.1002/cjce.24510
Wang, S.; Rohlfs, P.; Börnhorst, M.; Schillaci, A.; Marschall, H.; Deutschmann, O.; Wörner, M. (2022). Bubble Cutting by Cylinder – Elimination of Wettability Effects by a Separating Liquid Film. Chemie-Ingenieur-Technik, 94 (3), 385–392. doi:10.1002/cite.202100145
Journal Articles
Dadvand, A.; Bagheri, M.; Samkhaniani, N.; Marschall, H.; Wörner, M. (2021). Advected phase-field method for bounded solution of the Cahn–Hilliard Navier–Stokes equations. Physics of fluids, 33 (5), Art.-Nr.: 053311. doi:10.1063/5.0048614
Erdogan, S.; Schulenberg, T.; Deutschmann, O.; Wörner, M. (2021). Evaluation of models for bubble-induced turbulence by DNS and utilization in two-fluid model computations of an industrial pilot-scale bubble column. Chemical Engineering Research and Design, 175, 283–295. doi:10.1016/j.cherd.2021.09.012
Samkhaniani, N.; Marschall, H.; Stroh, A.; Frohnapfel, B.; Wörner, M. (2021). Numerical simulation of drop impingement and bouncing on a heated hydrophobic surface. Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 2116 (1), Art.-Nr.: 012073. doi:10.1088/1742-6596/2116/1/012073
Samkhaniani, N.; Stroh, A.; Holzinger, M.; Marschall, H.; Frohnapfel, B.; Wörner, M. (2021). Bouncing drop impingement on heated hydrophobic surfaces. International journal of heat and mass transfer, 180, Art.-Nr.: 121777. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2021.121777
Woo, M.; Tischer, S.; Deutschmann, O.; Wörner, M. (2021). A step toward the numerical simulation of catalytic hydrogenation of nitrobenzene in Taylor flow at practical conditions. Chemical engineering science, 230, Art.-Nr.: 116132. doi:10.1016/j.ces.2020.116132
Wörner, M.; Samkhaniani, N.; Cai, X.; Wu, Y.; Majumdar, A.; Marschall, H.; Frohnapfel, B.; Deutschmann, O. (2021). Spreading and rebound dynamics of sub-millimetre urea-water-solution droplets impinging on substrates of varying wettability. Applied mathematical modelling, 95, 53–73. doi:10.1016/j.apm.2021.01.038
PhD Theses
Journal Articles
Antritter, T.; Mayer, M.; Hachmann, P.; Wörner, M. (2020). Suppressing artificial equilibrium states caused by spurious currents in droplet spreading simulations with dynamic contact angle model. Progress in computational fluid dynamics, 20 (2), 59–70. doi:10.1504/PCFD.2020.106403
Dörnhöfer, J.; Börnhorst, M.; Ates, C.; Samkhaniani, N.; Pfeil, J.; Wörner, M.; Koch, R.; Bauer, H.-J.; Deutschmann, O.; Frohnapfel, B.; Koch, T. (2020). A Holistic View on Urea Injection for NOx Emission Control: Impingement, Re-atomization, and Deposit Formation. Emission control science and technology, 6, 228–243. doi:10.1007/s40825-019-00151-0
Woo, M.; Maier, L.; Tischer, S.; Deutschmann, O.; Wörner, M. (2020). A Qualitative Numerical Study on Catalytic Hydrogenation of Nitrobenzene in Gas-Liquid Taylor Flow with Detailed Reaction Mechanism. Fluids, 5 (4), Art.-Nr.: 234. doi:10.3390/fluids5040234
Journal Articles
Börnhorst, M.; Cai, X.; Wörner, M.; Deutschmann, O. (2019). Maximum Spreading of Urea Water Solution during Drop Impingement. Chemical engineering & technology, 42 (11), 2419–2427. doi:10.1002/ceat.201800755
Jamshidi, F.; Heimel, H.; Hasert, M.; Cai, X.; Deutschmann, O.; Marschall, H.; Wörner, M. (2019). On suitability of phase-field and algebraic volume-of-fluid OpenFOAM® solvers for gas-liquid microfluidic applications. Computer physics communications, 236, 72–85. doi:10.1016/j.cpc.2018.10.015
Book Chapters
Hettel, M.; Wörner, M.; Deutschmann, O. (2018). Computational Fluid Dynamics of Catalytic Reactors. Handbook of Materials Modeling – Applications: Current and Emerging Materials. Ed.: W. Andreoni, 1–34, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-50257-1_6-1
PhD Theses
Woo, M. (2018). Numerical simulation of gas-liquid Taylor flow with catalyzed heterogeneous reaction. PhD dissertation. Karlsruher Institut für Technologie (KIT). doi:10.5445/IR/1000078320
Journal Articles
Fink, V.; Cai, X.; Stroh, A.; Bernard, R.; Kriegseis, J.; Frohnapfel, B.; Marschall, H.; Wörner, M. (2018). Drop bouncing by micro-grooves. International journal of heat and fluid flow, 70, 271–278. doi:10.1016/j.ijheatfluidflow.2018.02.014
Book Chapters
Marschall, H.; Falconi, C.; Lehrenfeld, C.; Abiev, R.; Wörner, M.; Reusken, A.; Bothe, D. (2017). Direct Numerical Simulations of Taylor Bubbles in a Square Mini-Channel: Detailed Shape and Flow Analysis with Experimental Validation. Transport Processes at Fluidic Interfaces. Ed.: D. Bothe, 663–679, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-56602-3_23
Wörner, M. (2017). Taylor Bubbles in Small Channels: A Proper Guiding Measure for Validation of Numerical Methods for Interface Resolving Simulations. Transport Processes at Fluidic Interfaces. Ed.: D. Bothe, 577–587, Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-319-56602-3_19
Journal Articles
Cai, X.; Wörner, M.; Marschall, H.; Deutschmann, O. (2017). CFD Simulation of Liquid Back Suction and Gas Bubble Formation in a Circular Tube with Sudden or Gradual Expansion. Emission control science and technology, 3 (4), 289–301. doi:10.1007/s40825-017-0073-3
PhD Theses
Journal Articles
Cai, X.; Wörner, M.; Marschall, H.; Deutschmann, O. (2016). Numerical study on the wettability dependent interaction of a rising bubble with a periodic open cellular structure. Catalysis today, 273, 151–160. doi:10.1016/j.cattod.2016.03.053
Falconi, C. J.; Lehrenfeld, C.; Marschall, H.; Meyer, C.; Abiev, R.; Bothe, D.; Reusken, A.; Schlüter, M.; Wörner, M. (2016). Numerical and experimental analysis of local flow phenomena in laminar Taylor flow in a square mini-channel. Physics of Fluids, 28 (1), 012109. doi:10.1063/1.4939498
Journal Articles
Cai, X.; Marschall, H.; Wörner, M.; Deutschmann, O. (2015). Numerical simulation of wetting phenomena with a phase-field method using OpenFOAM. Chemical engineering & technology, 38 (11), 1985–1992. doi:10.1002/ceat.201500089
Journal Articles
Marschall, H.; Boden, S.; Lehrenfeld, C.; Falconi, C. J.; Hampel, U.; Reusken, A.; Wörner, M.; Bothe, D. (2014). Validation of interface capturing and tracking techniques with different surface tension treatments against a Taylor bubble benchmark problem. Computers and Fluids, 102, 336–352. doi:10.1016/j.compfluid.2014.06.030
Journal Articles
Conference Papers
Wörner, M. (2010). Numerical evidence for a novel non-axisymmetric bubble shape regime in square channel Taylor flow. 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF 2010), Tampa, FL, May 30 - June 4, 2010, Paper 15.2.4.

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