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



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


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


    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, 2019. [ DOI | 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 ]

    [fuster2018] 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 ]
    Keywords: All-Mach formulation, Bubble dynamics, Multiphase flows, Compressible flows, Volume-of-fluid method

    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 ]


    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.


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


    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 ]


    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 ]


    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, 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 ]



    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 ]


    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 ]


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


    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 ]


    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.


    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.


    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 ]


    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 ]


    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 ]



    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 ]



    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.


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