Publications

Kopera, M.A., Kerr, R.M., Barkley, D., Blackburn, H.Direct numerical simulation of turbulent flow over a backward-facing step, J. Fluid Mech. (2017, submitted). pdf

Marras, S., Kopera, M.A., Constantinescu, E.M., Suckale, J., Giraldo, F.X., A continuous / discontinuous Galerkin solution of the shallow water equations with dynamic viscosity, high-order wetting and drying, and implicit time integration, Adv. Water Res. (2016, in review) arXiv preprint, arXiv:1607.04547. pdf

Müller, A., Kopera, M.A., Marras, S., Wilcox, L.C., Isaac, T., and Giraldo, F.X., Strong scaling for numerical weather prediction at petascale with the atmospheric model NUMA. Int. J. High Perform. Comput. Appl. (2016, submitted) arXiv preprint arXiv:1511.01561 pdf

Hendricks, E., Kopera, M.A. and Giraldo, F.X., Evaluation of the utility of static and adaptive mesh refinement for idealized tropical cyclone problems in a spectral element shallow water model, Mon. Weather Rev. 144(10) 3697-3724 (2016) pdf

Marras, S., Kelly, J.F., Moragues, M., Mueller, A., Kopera, M.A., Vazquez, M., Giraldo, F.X., Houseaux, G., Jorba, O. A review of element-based Galerkin methods for numerical weather prediction. Finite elements, spectral elements, and discontinuous Galerkin, Archives of Computational Methods in Engineering, pp. 1-50 (2015) pdf

Kopera, M.A. and Giraldo, F.X., Mass conservation of the unified continuous and discontinuous element-based Galerkin methods on dynamically adaptive grids with application to atmospheric simulations, J. Comput. Phys. 297, pp. 90-103 (2015) pdf

Marras, S., Kopera, M.A. and Giraldo, F.X., Simulation of shallow water jets with a unified element-based continuous/discontinuous Galerkin model with grid flexibility on the sphere, Q. J. R. Meteorol. Soc. (2014) DOI:10.1002/qj.2474 pdf

Kopera, M.A. and Giraldo, F.X., Analysis of adaptive mesh refinement for IMEX discontinuous Galerkin solutions of the compressible Euler equations with application to atmospheric simulations, J. Comput. Phys., 275, pp. 92-117, (2014) pdf