Matthew Ringuette.

Matthew Ringuette

Associate Professor

Director of Undergraduate Studies, Aerospace Engineering

Contact Information

327 Jarvis Hall

716-645-1461

ringum@buffalo.edu

Education

Ph.D., Aeronautics, California Institute of Technology, 2004

Research Interests

Experimental fluid mechanics, vortex dynamics, unsteady aerodynamics, bio-inspired propulsion with applications to autonomous air and underwater vehicles, fluid-structure interactions, and high-speed flow.

Selected Publications

  • Chowdhury, J., Cook, L., and Ringuette, M. J.  “The Vortex Formation of an Unsteady Translating Plate with a Rotating Tip.”  AIAA Paper 2019-0348, Special Session: Unsteady Aerodynamics -- Surging and Surging/Pitching II, AIAA Science and Technology Forum and Exposition (SciTech Forum), San Diego, CA, 7-11 Jan. 2019.* DOI: 10.2514/6.2019-0348
  • Jones, A., Manar, F., Phillips, N., Nakata, T., Bomphrey, R., Henningson, P., Ringuette, M. J., Percin, M., van Oudheusden, B., and Palmer, J.  “Leading Edge Vortex Evolution and Lift Production on Rotating Wings.”  AIAA Paper 2016-0288, 54th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting (Part of Science and Technology Forum, SciTech), San Diego, CA, 4-8 Jan. 2016, Invited.  DOI: 10.2514/6.2016-0288
  • Carr, Z. R., DeVoria, A. C., and Ringuette, M. J.  “Aspect Ratio Effects on Rotating Wings: Circulation and Forces.”  J. Fluid Mech., Vol. 767, 2015, pp. 497-525. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2015.44
  • Dufrene, A., Holden, M., and Ringuette, M. J.  “Microwave Shock-Speed Diagnostic Development and Analysis of Expansion Tunnel Viscous Effects.”  AIAA J., Vol. 53, No. 3, 2015, pp. 573-587.  DOI: 10.2514/1.J053139
  • DeVoria, A. C., Carr, Z. R., and Ringuette, M. J.  “On Calculating Forces from the Flow Field with Application to Experimental Volume Data.”  J. Fluid Mech., Vol. 749, 2014, pp. 297-319.  DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2014.237
  • Carr, Z. R. and Ringuette, M. J.  “The Flow Structure of Low-Aspect-Ratio Rotating Wings from Dye Visualization.”  AIAA J., Vol. 52, No. 5, 2014, pp. 1081-1086.  DOI: 10.2514/1.J052592
  • DeVoria, A. C. and Ringuette, M. J.  “The Force and Impulse of a Flapping Plate Performing Advancing and Returning Strokes in a Quiescent Fluid.”  Exp. Fluids, Vol. 54:1515, 2013.  DOI: 10.1007/s00348-013-1515-5
  • DeVoria, A. C. and Ringuette, M. J.  “On the Flow Generated on the Leeward Face of a Rotating Flat Plate.”  Exp. Fluids, Vol. 54:1495, 2013.  DOI: 10.1007/s00348-013-1495-5
  • Carr, Z. R., Chen, C., and Ringuette, M. J.  “Finite-Span Rotating Wings: Three-Dimensional Vortex Formation and Variations with Aspect Ratio.”  Exp. Fluids, Vol. 54:1444, 2013.  DOI: 10.1007/s00348-012-1444-8
  • DeVoria, A. C. and Ringuette, M. J.  “Vortex Formation and Saturation for Low-Aspect-Ratio Rotating Flat-Plate Fins.”  Exp. Fluids, Vol. 52, 2012, pp. 441-462.  DOI: 10.1007/s00348-011-1230-z