Publications

(Students and Postdoctoral Scholars underlined)

2021

  • Fang, Lei and Nicholas T. Ouellette. "On spectral condensation in laboratory two-dimensional turbulence," Under Review.

  • Si, Xinyu, and Lei Fang.“Toward the modeling of social distanced crowds: a new social distance term and the sidewall effect at bottlenecks,” Under Review.

  • Si, Xinyu, and Lei Fang. "Preferential alignment and heterogeneous distribution of active non-spherical swimmers near Lagrangian coherent structures." Physics of Fluids 33, no. 7 (2021): 073303. Chosen as Editor's Picks.[PDF]

  • Fang, Lei, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. "Assessing the information content of complex flows." Physical Review E 103, no. 2 (2021): 023301.[PDF]

2020

  • Fang, Lei, Sanjeeva Balasuriya, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Disentangling resolution, precision, and inherent stochasticity in nonlinear systems,” Physical Review Research 2, 023343 (2020).[PDF]

  • Zhou, Zeyou, Lei Fang, Nicholas T. Ouellette, and Haitao Xu. “Vorticity gradient stretching in the direct enstrophy transfer process of two-dimensional turbulence,” Physical Review Fluids 5, 054602 (2020).[PDF]

2019

  • Fang, Lei, Sanjeeva Balasuriya, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Local linearity, coherent structures, and scale-to-scale coupling in turbulent flow,” Physical Review Fluids 4, 014501 (2019).[PDF]

  • Fang, Lei, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Transport across a bathymetric interface in quasi-two-dimensional flow,” Physical Review Fluids 4, 064501 (2019).[PDF]

2018

  • Fang, Lei, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Influence of lateral boundaries on transport in quasi-two-dimensional flow,” Chaos 28, 023113 (2018). Chosen as a Featured paper in Chaos, and summarized in an AIP Scilight.[PDF]

2017

  • Fang, Lei, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Multiple stages of decay in two-dimensional turbulence,” Phys. Fluids 29, 111105 (2017).[PDF]

2016

  • Fang, Lei, and Nicholas T. Ouellette. “Advection and the efficiency of spectral energy transfer in two-dimensional turbulence,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 117, 104501 (2016).[PDF]