Research Interests and Relevant Links:
Combustion and Fire Sciences
Ohio Coal Research Center - Laminar Electrostatic Precipitator
MIT Development-Laboratory - Sugarcane Charcoal
Solid Fuel Combustion - Prof. Hallett's Packed Bed Combustor
Sandia National Laboratory - Combustion Research Facility
NIST Heat Release Estimation by O2 Consumption Measurement
Dr. Babrauskas's Discussion of Heat Release Measurements
Renewable Energy Systems – wind resource assessment, ocean wave power generation, distributed power generation.
Wind Resource Assessment - Ohio & Puerto Rico (Coming Soon!)
Green Energy Ohio
Intro to Wind Power
Ocean Power Technologies
Ohio University's Center for Energy, Economics and the Environment (in the News)
Eldis's Report on Sustainable Micro Hydropower
International Human Powered Vehicle Association
Human Powered Vehicle Association - U.S.
Human Power - The technical journal of the IHPVA
Trevor Baylis & the Wind-Up Radio - BBCWorld Archive
Engineering Education – implementing active approaches to develop deep understanding and retention, systems understanding, and critical analytical skills in all students
2006 publication -
Womeldorf, C. A.; “Hold Paramount: Designing an Engineering Education to Open Minds and Serve the Public Good” submitted to the American Society of Engineering Education for presentation at the ASEE Annual Conference, Chicago, Illinois, USA, June 2006.
ASEE - American Society of Engineering Education
The Foundation Coalition - Links to engineering concept inventories
Fluid Dynamics – analytical and numerical formulations of vortex pairs; numerical and experimental approaches to quantifying transport through complex geometries; analytical wave dynamics.
Fluent - Computational Fluid Dynamics
Holmberg, D. G.; Womeldorf, C. A.; Grosshandler, W. L.; “Design and Uncertainty Analysis of a Second-Generation Convective Heat Flux Calibration Facility.” Proceedings. Heat Transfer Division. Vol. 4. HTD-Vol. 364-4.
Nov. 1999, , ASME, 65-70 pp, 2001. Nashville, TN
More to come....