Masaya Muto

Profile

Masaya Muto
 
Programme-specific Assistant Professor,
Department of Mechanical Engineering and Science, Kyoto University.
Profession Fluids Engineering.
Research Interests
  • Turbulent transition
  • Multiphase combustion
TEL +81-75-383-3657
e-mail muto at me.kyoto-u.ac.jp

Education:

2002 BS: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology
2004 MS: Graduate School of Engineering, System Engineering, Nagoya Institute of Technology
2009 PhD: Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, The University of Tokyo

Career:

2007-2010 Research Fellow, Division of Mechanical and Space Engineering, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
2011-2012 Visiting Researcher, Energy Engineering Research Laboratory, Central Research Institute of Electric Power Industry, Yokosuka, Japan
2013- Programme-specified assistant professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering and Science, Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan [Project]

Awards:

2013 Incentive Award, The Visualization Society of Japan, 2013 "Study on turbulent transition and negative Magnus lift on a rotating sphere at around the critical Reynolds number"

Membership:

Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers.
The Visualization Society of Japan.
The Society of Powder Technology, Japan.
Combustion Society of Japan.
American Physical Society.

Office:

Dept. of Mechanical Engineering and Science, Kyoto University, b4N04 C3 Bld. Kyotodaigaku-Katsura, Nishikyo-ku, Kyoto 615-8540, Japan

Major Publications

  1. R. N. Roy, M. Muto, R. Kurose,
    “Direct numerical simulation of ignition of syngas (H2/CO) mixtures with temperature and composition stratifications relevant to HCCI conditions”,
    International Journal of Hydrogen Energy,accepted.
  2. M. Muto, K. Yuasa, R. Kurose,
    "Numerical simulation of ignition in pulverized coal combustion with detailed chemical reaction mechanism"
    Fuel, 190, 136-144 (2017).
    [Online version]
  3. M. Muto, K. Tanno, R. Kurose,
    "A DNS study on effect of coal particle swelling due to devolatilization on pulverized coal jet flame",
    Fuel, Vol.184, pp.749-752 (2016).
    [Online version]
  4. H. Watanabe, D. Uesugi, M. Muto,
    "Effects of parcel modeling on particle dispersion and interphase transfers in a turbulent mixing layer",
    Advanced Powder Technology, Vol.26, pp.1719-1728 (2015).
    [Online version]
  5. T. Hara, M. Muto, T. Kitano, R. Kurose, S. Komori,
    "Direct numerical simulation of a pulverized coal jet flame employing a global volatile matter reaction scheme based on detailed reaction mechanism",
    Combustion and Flame, Vol.162, pp.4391-4407 (2015).
    [Online version]
  6. M. Muto, H. Watanabe, R. Kurose, S. Komori, S. Balusamy, S. Hochgreb,
    "Large-eddy simulation of pulverized coal jet flame -effect of oxygen concentration on NOx generation-",
    Fuel, Vol.142, pp.152-163 (2015).
    [Online version]
  7. M. Muto, M. Tsubokura, N. Oshima,
    "Negative Magnus lift on a rotating sphere at around the critical Reynolds number",
    Physics of Fluids, Vol.24, 014102 (2012).
    [Online version]
  8. M. Muto, M. Tsubokura, N. Oshima,
    "Numerical visualization of boundary layer transition when negative Magnus effect occurs",
    Journal of Visualization, Vol.15, pp.261-268 (2012).
    [Online version]

International conference

  1. K. Hirano, Y. Nonaka, Y. Kinoshita, M. Muto, R. Kurose,
    "Large-eddy simulation of turbulent combustion in multi combustors for L30A gasturbine engine",
    In Proc. ASME Turbo Expo 2015, Montreal, 2015
  2. M. Muto, T. Hara, R. Kurose, S. Komori,
    "DNS study on coal particle behavior in a pulverized coal jet flame",
    In Proc. 5th International Conference on Jets, Wakes and Separated Flows, Stockholm, 2015
  3. M. Muto, H. Watanabe, R. Kurose, M. Tsubokura,
    "Effect of surface heating on the boundary separation at critical Reynolds number",
    In Proc. 4th International Conference on Jets, Wakes and Separated Flows, Nagoya, 2013
  4. M. Muto, H. Watanabe,
    "Effect of Parcel Models on particles' dispersion and gas-particle two-phase interaction in a particle-laden turbulent mixing layer",
    In Proc. 12th International Conference on Liquid Atomization and Spray Systems, Heidelberg, 2012
  5. M. Muto, H. Watanabe, M. Tsubokura, N. Oshima,
    "Negative Magnus Effect on a Rotating Sphere at around the Critical Reynolds Number",
    In Proc. 13th European Turbulence Conference, Warsaw, 2011
  6. M. Muto, M. Tsubokura, N. Oshima,
    "Three-Dimensional Flow Visualization of Boundary Layer of a Rotating Sphere at around Critical Reynolds Number",
    In Proc. 11th Asian Symposium on Visualization (CD-ROM), ASV11-04-10, Niigata, 2011
  7. M. Muto, T. Yamazaki, M. Tsubokura, N. Oshima,
    "Aerodynamic forces on a rotating sphere at Reynolds number around the drag crisis region",
    In Proc. 14th International Symposium on Flow Visualization (CD-ROM), ISFV14-248, Daegu, 2010
  8. M. Muto, M. Oshima, N. Oshima,
    " The Effects of Volume Fraction of Particle and Turbulence on Drag Force of Particle",
    In Proc. 7th JSME-KSME Thermal and Fluids Engineering Conference, E143, 2008
  9. M. Muto, M. Oshima, N. Oshima,
    "Motion of Particles at High Volume Fraction in Turbulent Flow",
    In Proc. Fluid Control, Measurements, and Visualization 2007 (CD-ROM), 237, 2007
  10. M. Muto, T. Ushijima, N. Oshima, M. Oshima, T. Kobayashi,
    "Flow field statistics of nearly isotropic turbulence generated using rotating grids",
    In Proc. 9th Asian Symposium on Visualization (CD-ROM), ASV0050-001, 2007
  11. M. Muto, M. Oshima, N. Oshima, M. Kubota,
    "The behavior of spray particles generated by slit nozzle in the turbulent flow",
    In Proc. FISITA2006 (CD-ROM), F2006P357, 2006
  12. M. Muto, M. Oshima, N. Oshima, M. Kubota,
    "Expression method for the diffusion of the spray particles from scattering light distribution",
    In Proc. 12th International Symposium on Flow Visualization (CD-ROM), ISFV12-34.3, 2006