James D. Bugg

     James D. Bugg  B.E., M.A.Sc., Ph.D., P. Eng

    Interim Associate Dean College Operations
    Professor of Mechanical Engineering

    Biography

    Education and Experience

    B.E. (Sask.), M.A.Sc. (Ottawa), Ph.D. (Calgary), P.Eng.

    Specialisation: Experimental Fluid Dynamics, Particle Image Velocimetry, Bubble-To-Bubble Interaction, Taylor Bubbles

    Current Projects

    1. Development of Particle Image Velocimetry Technique
    2. Particle Image Velocimetry of Wall Jet Flows
    3. Particle Image Velocimetry of Confined Jets
    4. Experimental Investigation of Bubble Interaction
    5. Measurements of Taylor Bubbles using Particle Image Velocimetry

    Publications

    Refereed Journal Publications
    • Rostamy, N., Sumner, D., Bergstrom, D.J. and Bugg, J.D. (2012). Local flow field of a surface-mounted finite circular cylinder, Journal of Fluids and Structures, 34, 105-122.
    • Rostamy, N., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2011). An experimental study of a turbulent wall jet on smooth and transitionally rough surfaces, ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, 133(111207), 1-8.
    • Rostamy, N., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2011). The effect of surface roughness on the turbulence structure of a plane wall jet, Physics of Fluids, 23(085103), 1-10.
    • Shinneeb, A.M., Balachandar, R. and Bugg, J.D. (2011). Confinement effects in shallow-water jets, Journal of Hydraulic Engineering, 137(3), 300-314.
    • Shinneeb, A.M., Bugg, J.D. and Balachandar, R. (2011). Coherent structures in shallow water jets, Journal of Fluids Engineering, 133(1), 1-14.
    • Shinneeb, A.M., Bugg, J.D. and Balachandar, R. (2008). Quantitative investigation of vortical structures in the near-exit region of an axisymmetric turbulent jet, Journal of Turbulence, 9(19), 1-20.
    • Shinneeb, A.M., Balachandar, R. and Bugg, J.D. (2008). Analysis of coherent structures in the far-field region of an axisymmetric free jet identified using PIV and POD, Journal of Fluids Engineering, 130, 0112021-0112029.
    • Mack, K., Bugg, J. and Gabriel, K.S. (2005). A numerical study of periodic slug flow at zero gravity and normal gravity, Microgravity Science and Technology, 17(4), 41-48.
    Refereed Conference Proceedings
    • Rostamy, N., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2011). An experimental study on the similarity of the turbulent wall jet, 7th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP-7), Ottawa, Canada, July 28-31.
    • Rostamy, N., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2010). An experimental investigation of the skin friction in a plane turbulent wall jet over smooth and rough surfaces, ASME 2010 3rd Joint US-European Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting (FEDSM2010), Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 1-5, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010-30519.
    • Rostamy, N., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2010). The turbulence structure of a plane wall jet over smooth and rough surface, 8th International ERCOFTAC Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurement (ETMM-8), Marseille, France, June 9-11.
    • Saad, G.A. and Bugg, J.D. (2010). Velocity field measurements around a Taylor bubble rising in stagnant and flowing water, 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow, Tampa FL, May30-June 4.
    • Rostamy, N., Deutscher, D., Bergstrom, D.J., Sumner, D. and Bugg, J.D. (2009). An experimental study of a plane turbulent wall jet using LDA, 6th International Symposium on Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer (THMT09), Rome, Italy, September 14-18.
    • Yerrumshetty, A.K., Bergstrom, D.J. and Bugg, J.D. (2009). A two-fluid model of liquid-solid flow in a horizontal channel, 6th International Symposium on Turbulence and Shear Flow Phenomena (TSFP6), Seoul, Korea, June 22-24, 535-540 (CD Rom).
    • Krampa, F.N., Bergstrom, D.J., Bugg, J.D., Schaan, J. and Sanders, R.S. (2008). Two-Fluid Simulation of Dense Liquid-Solid Horizontal Flows: Effect of Solids Concentration, 16th Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, CFD 2008, Saskatoon, June 9-11, (8 pages) (CD Rom).
    • Krampa, F.N., Bergstrom, D.J., Bugg, J.D., Schaan, J. and Sanders, R.S. (2008). Investigation of Particle Stress Tensor Closures for Dense Liquid-solid Turbulent Flows, 7th International ERCOFTAC Symposium on Engineering Turbulence Modelling and Measurements, Limassol, Cyprus, June 4-6, (6 pages) (CD Rom).
    • Shinneeb, A.M., Balachandar, R. and Bugg, J.D. (2007). Identification of Vortical Structures in a Shallow Water Jet, Canadian Congress of Applied Mechanics, Toronto, June 3-7.
    • Krampa-Morlu, F.N., Yerrumshetty, A.K., Bergstrom, D.J., Bugg, J.D., Sanders, R.S. and Schaan, J. (2006). A study of turbulence modulation models for gas-particle flows, International Symposium on Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer (THMT-06), Dubrovnik, Croatia, Sept. 25-29, (12 pages).
    Non-refereed Conference Proceedings
    • Yerrumshetty, A.K., Bergstrom, D.J., Bugg, J.D. and Schaan, J. (2007). Computational modeling of turbulent, dense, liquid-solid flow in a horizontal channel, Proceedings of the 15th Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, Toronto, ON, May 27-31, (6 pages).
    • Krampa-Morlu, F.N., Bugg, J.D., Bergstrom, D.J., Sanders, R.S. and Schaan, J. (2006). Frictional pressure drop calculations for liquid-solid vertical flows using the two-fluid model, Proceedings of the 14th Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, Kingston, ON, July 16-18, (8 pages).
    • Yerrumshetty, A.K., Bergstrom, D.J., Bugg, J.D., Sanders, R.S. and Schaan, J. (2006). Effect of particle-turbulence interaction closure on two-fluid gas-solid flow predictions, Proceedings of the 14th Annual Conference of the CFD Society of Canada, Kingston ON, July 16-18, (6 pages).
    • Cote, D.A., Bugg, J.D. and Wolf, T.M. (2006). Wind tunnel modelling of flow near a windbreak with vertically varying optical porosity, Aspects of Applied Biology 77: International Advances in Pesticide Application, Cambridge, UK, January 9-12, (11 pages) (CD Rom).
    Conference Presentations / Poster Presentations
    • Saad, G. and Bugg, J.D. (2010). Velocity field measurements around a Taylor bubble rising in stagnant liquids, 2010 Canadian Society of Chemical Engineering, Saskatoon, SK, Canada, October 24-27.

    Research Grants

    2011-2012

    • Principal Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry in Single and Multiphase Flow, NSERC, Discovery Grant.

    2010-2011

    • Principal Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry in Single and Multiphase Flow, NSERC, Discovery Grant.

    2009-2010

    • Principal Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry in Single and Multiphase Flow, NSERC, Discovery Grant.

    2008-2009

    • Principal Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry in Single and Multiphase Flow, NSERC, Discovery Grant.

    2007-2008

    • Principal Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry in Single and Multiphase Flow, NSERC, Discovery Grant.
    • Co-Investigator, Particle Image Velocimetry System Upgrade, NSERC, Research Tools & Instruments - Category 1.

    Teaching

    2011-2012

    • ME 215.3 - Fluid Mechanics I
    • ME 227.3 - Thermodynamics I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 328.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory II
    • ME 495.6 - Industrial Design Project

    2010-2011

    • ME 227.3 - Thermodynamics I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 328.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory II
    • ME 495.6 - Industrial Design Project
    • ME 877.3 - Thermodynamics

    2009-2010

    • ME 227.3 - Thermodynamics I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I

    2008-2009

    • ME 227.3 - Thermodynamics I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 476.3 - Multiphase Flow and Heat Transfer

    2007-2008

    • ME 215.3 - Fluid Mechanics I
    • ME 227.3 - Thermodynamics 1
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 318.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory I
    • ME 328.3 - Mechanical Engineering Laboratory II
    • ME 495.6 - Industrial Design Project
    • ME 877.3 - Thermodynamics

    Research Projects

    2011-2012

    • Assessment of PIV Image Processing Algorithms
    • Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Wall Jets
    • PIV Measurements Around a Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine
    • PIV Measurements Around Taylor Bubbles in Flowing Liquids

    2010-2011

    • Assessment of PIV Image Processing Algorithms
    • Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Wall Jets
    • PIV Measurements Around a Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine
    • PIV Measurements Around Taylor Bubbles in Flowing Liquids

    2009-2010

    • Assessment of PIV Image Processing Algorithms
    • Measurement of Confined Jet Flows by Particle Image Velocimetry
    • Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Wall Jets
    • PIV Measurements Around a Horizontal Axis Wind Turbine
    • PIV Measurements Around Taylor Bubbles in Flowing Liquids

    2008-2009

    • Assessment of PIV Image Processing Algorithms
    • Measurement of Confined Jet Flows by Particle Image Velocimetry
    • Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Wall Jets
    • PIV Measurements Around Taylor Bubbles in Flowing Liquids

    2007-2008

    • Assessment of PIV Image Processing Algorithms
    • Heterogeneous Coarse-particle Slurry Flows
    • Measurement of Confined Jet Flows by Particle Image Velocimetry
    • Particle Image Velocimetry Measurements of Wall Jets
    • PIV Measurements Around Taylor Bubbles in Flowing Liquids