Person

Dipl.-Ing.

Norbert Hosters

Research Associate

Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems

Address

Building: Rogowski-Gebäude

Room: 219

Schinkelstraße 2

52062 Aachen

Contact

workPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 99915
Fax: +49 241 80 99910
 

About me

I have been working as a research assistant here at CATS since 2010. I previously studied Computational Engineering Science at the RWTH Aachen University.

 

Research

  • Numerical Methods for Fluid-Structure-Interactions
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Computational Structural Dynamics
  • Computational Mesh Dynamics
  • Isogeometric Analysis
  • Aerodynamics, Aeroelasticity, Aerothermoelasticity
 

Teaching

  • Simulation Methods in Mechanical Engineering, SS14
  • Simulation Methods in Mechanical Engineering, SS13
  • Simulation Methods in Mechanical Engineering, SS12
  • Simulation Methods in Mechanical Engineering, SS11

Completed Student Projects

  • E. Mäteling, "Fluid-Structure Interaction in Hypersonic Flows", Bachelor Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2014.
  • N. Vanfloorop, "Numerische Berechnung der Strömungsverhältnisse im Dichtspalt des Voith Schneider Propellers, Diploma Thesis", Voith Turbo Schneider Propulsion GmbH & Co. KG, RWTH Aachen, 2014.
  • L. Engbroks, "Actuator Disc Modelling of a Tidal Current Turbine Rotor with Computational Fluid Dynamics", Bachelor Thesis, Voith Hydro Ocean Current Technologies GmbH & Co. KG, RWTH Aachen, 2013.
  • P. Feja, "Dynamische Modellierung von Verankerungsleinen für schwimmende Offshore-Windenergieanlagen mit Modelica", Bachelor Thesis, Fraunhofer-Institut für Windenergie und Energiesystemtechnik IWES, RWTH Aachen, 2013.
  • T. Jerosch, "Automatisierte Verifikation des Strukturlösers FEAFA mittels eines Continuous Integration Frameworks", Bachelor Thesis, Fachbereich Medizintechnik und Technomathematik, FH Aachen, 2013.
  • M. Blomberg, "A Contribution to the Validation of the Software Package "Solid Fluid Interaction" (SOFIA) using the CFD Solver XNS", Bachelor Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2013.
  • A. Köplin, "Extension of the Solid Fluid Interaction Software Package with an Abaqus Interface and Validation against an Aero-Thermoelastic Test Case", Master Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2013.
  • S. Jack, "Simulation und Sensitivitätsanalyse einer Dual-Bell Düse bei aufgeprägten Aussendruckschwankungen", Diploma Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2012.
  • M. Brüderlin, "Numerical Simulation of the Aero-Structural Dynamics of Airplane Wings with a CFD-CSM Coupling in the FlowSimulator Environment and Validation with Experimental Data from the Transfer Project ASDMAD", Diploma Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems and Airbus Operations GmbH, RWTH Aachen, 2012.
  • D. Becker and Z. Pan, "Erstellung von numerischen Modellen zur Beschreibung der aerodynamischen Oberfläche und der Struktur", Project Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2012.
  • I. Martin, "Implementierung und Validierung einer instationären Kopplung innerhalb der FlowSimulator-Umgebung", Diploma Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2012.
  • S. Jack, "Numerische Simulation der Strömung in einer schuboptimierten Parabeldüse unter Verwendung des Strömungslösers QUADFLOW", Minor Thesis, Chair for Computational Analysis of Technical Systems, RWTH Aachen, 2012.

Student project offers

 

Journal Article

Title
Robust Active Control of a Winglet with Elastic Suspension at Transonic Flow
Published in: Journal of guidance, control, and dynamics (2018)
Fluid-structure interaction with NURBS-based coupling
Published in: Computer methods in applied mechanics and engineering (2018)
Numerical simulation of vortex generators on a winglet control surface
Published in: Aerospace science and technology (2017)
 

Contribution to a conference proceedings

Title
Space-Time Finite Element Simulation of Internal Compressible Flows
Published in: 88th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics : March 6-10, 2017, Weimar, Germany : Book of Abstracts / GAMM, Gesellschaft für Angewandte Mathematik und Mechanik e.V., International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics (2017)
Compressible Flows inside Piston Ring Pack Simulated with Space-Time Finite Elements
Published in: 7th GACM Colloquium on Computational Mechanics for Young Scientists from Academia and Industry : Proceedings : 11 - 13 October 2017, Stuttgart, Germany / Editors: Malte von Scheven, Marc-André Keip, Nils Karajan (2017)
Spline-Enhanced Finite Element Methods for Coupled Fluid Flow Problems
Published in: [GAMM DMV Jahrestagung, GAMM DMV 2016, 07.03.2016-11.03.2016, Braunschweig, Germany] (2016)
Numerical Study on Shock-Induced Fluid-Structure Interaction in Supersonic Flows
Published in: [Joint DMV and GAMM Annual Meeting, GAMM DMV 2016, 07.03.2016-11.03.2016, Braunschweig, Germany] (2016)
Spline-based methods for Interaction between Free-Surface Flows and Elastic Structures
Published in: [VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS, 05.06.2016-10.06.2016, Crete Island, Greece] (2016)
Spline-Based Finite Element Methods for Fluid Flow on Deforming Domains
Published in: [High-Order Finite Element and Isogeometric Methods 2016, HOFEIM2016, 30.05.2016-02.06.2016, Jerusalem, Israel] (2016)
Spline-based Fluid-Structure-Interaction for Sloshing Tanks
Published in: [VII European Congress on Computational Methods in Applied Sciences and Engineering, ECCOMAS, 05.06.2016-10.06.2016, Crete Island, Greece] (2016)
Spline-based Finite Element Methods in Fluid-Structure-Interaction
Published in: [12th World Congress on Computational Mechanics and 6th Asia-Pacific Congress on Computational Mechanics, WCCM XII and APCOM VI, 24.07.2016-29.07.2016, Seoul, South Korea] (2016)
NURBS-based Approaches in Fluid Flow Simulations
Published in: 86th Annual Meeting of the International Association of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics : March 23-27, 2015 : Lecce, Italy : book of abstracts - extract 2015 (2015)
Spline-Based Finite Element Methods in the Simulation of Deformable Sloshing Tanks
Published in: [Engineering Mechanics Institute Conference 2015, EMI2015, 16.06.2015-19.06.2015, Stanford, USA] (2015)
Towards the Simulation of Deformable Sloshing Tanks with Spline-Based Methods
Published in: [3rd ECCOMAS Young Investigators Conference and 6th GACM Colloquium on Computational Mechanics, YIC GACM 2015, 20.07.2015-23.07.2015, Aachen, Germany] (2015)
Fluid-Structure Interaction in the Context of a Scramjet Intake
Published in: 44th AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference (2014)
Towards aerothermoelastic simulations of supersonic flow through nozzles
Published in: Progress in Propulsion Physics. - Vol. 4 (2013)
Numerical Prediction and Post-Test Numerical Analysis of the ASDMAD Wind Tunnel Tests in ETW
Published in: International Forum on Aeroelasticity & Structural Dynamics 2013 : Bristol, GB, June 24-26, 2013 (2013)
SFB Transregio 40: Schubdüse
Published in: 60. Deutscher Luft- und Raumfahrtkongress 2011 : Tagungsband ‐ Manuskripte ; 27.-29. September 2011, Congress Centrum Bremen (2011)