A non-exhaustive list of papers about/using Basilisk. Please add your own papers if they use Basilisk. See also src/references.bib.



    Jean-Lou Pierson, Jacques Magnaudet, Edson José Soares, and Stéphane Popinet. Revisiting the Taylor-Culick approximation. Part 1 : retraction of an axisymmetric filament. Physical Review Fluids, 2020.


    Vitor Vilela and Francisco José de Souza. A numerical study on droplet-particle collision. Flow, Turbulence and Combustion, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Bo Zhang, Stéphane Popinet, and Yue Ling. Modeling and detailed numerical simulation of the primary breakup of a gasoline surrogate jet under non-evaporative operating conditions. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 2020.


    S. Popinet. A vertically-lagrangian, non-hydrostatic, multilayer model for multiscale free-surface flows. Journal of Computational Physics, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    J.A. van Hooft. Modeling the atmospheric diurnal cycle. PhD thesis, Delft University of Technology, 2020. [ http ]


    Holly K. East, Chris T. Perry, Eddie P. Beetham, Paul S. Kench, and Yiqing Liang. Modelling reef hydrodynamics and sediment mobility under sea level rise in atoll reef island systems. Global and Planetary Change, page 103196, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Zhen Jian, Murad Ali Channa, Abderrahmane Kherbeche, Hossain Chizari, Sigurdur T. Thoroddsen, and Marie-Jean Thoraval. To Split or Not to Split: Dynamics of an Air Disk Formed under a Drop Impacting on a Pool. Physical Review Letters, 124(18):184501, 2020. [ DOI ]


    J. Antoon van Hooft. A note on scalar-gradient sharpening in the stable atmospheric boundary layer. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 176(1):149–156, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Wouter Mostert and Luc Deike. Inertial energy dissipation in shallow-water breaking waves. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 890:A12, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Kendall C Mollison, Hannah E Power, Samantha L Clarke, Alan T Baxter, Emily M Lane, and Thomas CT Hubble. The sedimentology and tsunamigenic potential of the byron submarine landslide off new south wales, australia. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 500, 2020.


    Alexis Berny, Luc Deike, Thomas Séon, and Stéphane Popinet. Role of all jet drops in mass transfer from bursting bubbles. Phys. Rev. Fluids, 5:033605, Mar 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Shuang Wu, Jie Zhang, Qi Xiao, and Ming-Jiu Ni. Comparison of two interfacial flow solvers: Specific case of a single droplet impacting onto a deep pool. Computers & Mathematics with Applications, 2020. [ DOI | http ]


    Valentina Valori, Alessio Innocenti, Bérengère Dubrulle, and Sergio Chibbaro. Weak formulation and scaling properties of energy fluxes in three-dimensional numerical turbulent rayleigh–bénard convection. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 885:A14, 2020. [ DOI ]


    S. Schmidt and K. Oberleithner. Instability of forced planar liquid jets: mean field analysis and nonlinear simulation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 883:A7, 2020. [ DOI ]


    Vincent W.J. Heusinkveld, J. Antoon van Hooft, Bart Schilperoort, Peter Baas, Marie claire ten Veldhuis, and Bas J.H. van de Wiel. Towards a physics-based understanding of fruit frost protection using wind machines. Agricultural and Forest Meteorology, 282-283:107868, 2020. [ DOI | http ]



    Daniel J. Ruth, Wouter Mostert, Stéphane Perrard, and Luc Deike. Bubble pinch-off in turbulence. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 116(51):25412–25417, 2019. [ DOI | arXiv | http ]


    Mounika Balla, Manoj Kumar Tripathi, Kirti Chandra Sahu, George Karapetsas, and Omar K. Matar. Non-isothermal bubble rise dynamics in a self-rewetting fluid: three-dimensional effects. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 858:689–713, 2019. [ DOI ]


    Y. Zhou, P.-Y. Lagrée, S. Popinet, P. Ruyer, and P. Aussillous. Discharge flow of granular media from silos with injection of air. Physical Review Fluids, 4:124305, 2019. [ DOI | http ]


    Olinka Ramírez-Soto, Vatsal Sanjay, Detlef Lohse, Jonathan T. Pham, and Doris Vollmer. Lifting a sessile oil drop with an impacting one, 2019. [ arXiv ]


    Hiranya Deka, Jean-Lou Pierson, and Edson J Soares. Retraction of a viscoplastic liquid sheet. Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 272:104172, 2019.


    Sten A Reijers, Bo Liu, Detlef Lohse, and Hanneke Gelderblom. Oblique droplet impact onto a deep liquid pool, 2019. [ arXiv ]


    J.A. van Hooft, P Baas, M van Tiggelen, C. Ansorge, and B.J.H. van de Wiel. An idealized description for the diurnal cycle of the dry atmospheric boundary layer. Journal of the atmospheric sciences, 76(12):3717–3736, 2019. [ DOI | http ]


    Joakim Soløy Sletten. Numerical investigation of internal solitary wave induced global instabilities, 2019. [ .pdf ]


    Manpreet Singh, Palas Kumar Farsoiya, and Ratul Dasgupta. Test cases for comparison of two interfacial solvers. International Journal of Multiphase Flow, 2019. [ http ]


    F. De Vita, P.Y. Lagrée, S. Chibbaro, and S. Popinet. Beyond shallow water: Appraisal for a numerical approach to hydraulic jumps based upon the boundary layer theory. European Journal of Mechanics - B/Fluids, 79/C:233–246, 2019. [ http ]



    Rajarshi Roy Chowdhury. Higher-order adaptive methods for fluid dynamics. PhD thesis, Sorbonne Université, 2018. [ http ]


    A. Deblais, M. A. Herrada, I. Hauner, K. P. Velikov, T. van Roon, H. Kellay, J. Eggers, and D. Bonn. Viscous effects on inertial drop formation. Phys. Rev. Lett., 2018. [ http ]


    J. A. van Hooft, S. Popinet, and B. J. H. van de Wiel. Adaptive cartesian meshes for atmospheric single-column models: a study using basilisk 18-02-16. Geoscientific Model Development, 11(12):4727–4738, 2018. [ DOI | http ]


    S. Popinet J.M Lopez-Herrera and A. Castrejon-Pita. An adaptive solver for viscoelastic incompressible two-phase problems applied to the study of the splashing of slightly viscoelastic droplets. Journal of non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics, 2018. [ http ]


    R Ramadugu, V Pandey, and P Perlekar. Pseudo-turbulence and inverse cascade in buoyancy driven two-dimensional bubbly flows. 2018. [ http ]


    Daniel Fuster and Stéphane Popinet. An all-mach method for the simulation of bubble dynamics problems in the presence of surface tension. Journal of Computational Physics, 374:752 – 768, 2018. [ DOI | http ]


    Øystein Lande and Thomas Berge Johannessen. Propagation of steep and breaking short-crested waves - a comparison of cfd codes. In ASME 2018 37th International Conference on Ocean, Offshore and Arctic Engineering, number OMAE2018-78288. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 2018.


    Emre Turkoz, Jose M. Lopez-Herrera, Jens Eggers, Craig B. Arnold, and Luc Deike. Axisymmetric simulation of viscoelastic filament thinning with the oldroyd-b model. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 851:R2, 2018. [ http ]


    Shihao Yang, Yi An, and Qingquan Liu. A two-dimensional layer-averaged numerical model for turbidity currents. Geological Society, London, Special Publications, 477, 2018. [ DOI | arXiv | http ]


    J. Antoon van Hooft, Stéphane Popinet, Chiel C. van Heerwaarden, Steven J.A. van der Linden, Stephan R. de Roode, and Bas J.H. van de Wiel. Towards adaptive grids for atmospheric boundary-layer simulations. Boundary-Layer Meteorology, 167(3):421–443, 2018. [ http ]



    Andres Castillo-Castellanos. Turbulent convection in Rayleigh-Bénard cells with modified boundary conditions. PhD thesis, UPMC - Université Pierre et Marie Curie - Paris 6, 2017. [ http ]


    E. Beetham, P. S. Kench, and S. Popinet. Future reef growth can mitigate physical impacts of sea-level rise on atoll islands. Earth’s Future, 2017. [ http ]


    Y. Zhou, P.-Y. Lagrée, S. Popinet, P. Ruyer, and P. Aussillous. Experiments on, and discrete and continuum simulations of, the discharge of granular media from silos with a lateral orifice. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 2017. [ http ]


    Amir Zainali, Roberto Marivela, Robert Weiss, Yongqian Yang, and Jennifer L. Irish. Numerical simulation of nonlinear long waves in the presence of discontinuous coastal vegetation. Marine Geology, 2017. [ DOI | http ]


    Palas Kumar Farsoiya, Y. S. Mayya, and Ratul Dasgupta. Axisymmetric viscous interfacial oscillations - theory and simulations. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 826:797–818, 2017. [ DOI ]


    Roberto Marivela-Colmenarejo. Numerical Perspective on Tsunami Hazards and Their Mitigation by Coastal Vegetation. PhD thesis, Virginia Tech, 2017. [ http ]


    S. Popinet Y. Ling, G. Legros and S. Zaleski. Direct numerical simulation of an atomizing biodiesel jet: Impact of fuel properties on atomization characteristics. In ILASS conference, Valencia, Spain, 6-8 September, 2017.


    Emily M Lane, Jose Borrero, Colin N Whittaker, Jo Bind, Catherine Chagué-Goff, James Goff, Derek Goring, Jo Hoyle, Christof Mueller, William L Power, et al. Effects of inundation by the 14th november, 2016 kaikoura tsunami on banks peninsula, canterbury, new zealand. Pure and Applied Geophysics, pages 1–20, 2017.


    An Yi, Liu Qingquan, Shi Chuanqi, and Yang Jiaxiu. Propagation of landslide induced impulse wave in channel type reservoirs. In Journal of Physics: Conference Series, volume 822, page 012048. IOP Publishing, 2017. [ http ]


    J. Eggers, T. Grava, M. A. Herrada, and G. Pitton. Spatial structure of shock formation. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 820:208–231, 2017. [ DOI ]



    Andres Castillo-Castellanos, Anne Sergent, and Maurice Rossi. Reversal cycle in square rayleigh–bénard cells in turbulent regime. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 808:614–640, 2016. [ http ]


    Christopher J Howland, Arnaud Antkowiak, J Rafael Castrejón-Pita, Sam D Howison, James M Oliver, Robert W Style, and Alfonso A Castrejón-Pita. It’s harder to splash on soft solids. Physical review letters, 117(18):184502, 2016. [ http ]


    Geoffroy Kirstetter, Jie Hu, Olivier Delestre, François Darboux, P-Y Lagrée, Stéphane Popinet, Jose-Maria Fullana, and Christophe Josserand. Modeling rain-driven overland flow: Empirical versus analytical friction terms in the shallow water approximation. Journal of Hydrology, 536:1–9, 2016. [ http ]



    S. Popinet. A quadtree-adaptive multigrid solver for the serre–green–naghdi equations. Journal of Computational Physics, 302:336–358, 2015. [ http ]


    E. P. Beetham, P. S. Kench, J. O’Callaghan, and S. Popinet. Wave transformation and shoreline water level on funafuti atoll, tuvalu. Journal of Geophysical Research, 2015.