Gil Iosilevskii

Gil Iosilevskii

Associate Professor

(04) 829-3240

Aeronautics 208

B.Sc. Technion, 1980. M.Sc. Technion, 1985, D.Sc. Technion, 1989

Aerodynamic theory of wings and bodies in unsteady motion. Asymptotic wing theories. Flight mechanics (theoretical and experimental). Helicopter dynamics. Basic fluid mechanics and transport phenomena. Animals aero- and hydro-dynamics.

  • Iosilevskii G. and Levy Y., ‘Experimental and numerical study of cyclogiro aerodynamics,’ AIAA Journal 44 (12), 2006, pp. 2866-2870
  • Iosilevskii G., ‘Control with trim tabs and history-dependent aerodynamic forces,’ Journal of Fluids and Structures 23 (3), 2007, pp. 365-389
  • Iosilevskii G. and Weihs, D., ‘Hydrodynamics of sailing of the Portuguese man-of-war Physalia physalis,’  Journal of the Royal Society Interface 6 (36), 2009, pp. 613-626
  • Iosilevskii G., ‘Longitudinal waves in a submerged cylindrical cylinder,’ Journal of Applied Mechanics 78 (2), 2011
  • Iosilevskii G., ‘Aerodynamics of permeable membrane wings,’ European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids 30, 2011, pp 534–542
  • Iosilevskii G., Papastamatiou Y.P., Meyer C.G., and Holland K.N., ‘Energetics of the yo-yo dives of predatory sharks,’ Journal of Theoretical Biology 294, 2012, pp. 172–181
  • Iosilevskii G., ‘Indicial functions in weak ground effect,’ European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids 33, 2012, pp. 40–57
  • Iosilevskii G. and Joel D., ‘Aerodynamic trapping effect and its implications for capture of flying insects by carnivorous pitcher plants,’ European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids 38, 2013, pp. 65–72
  • Iosilevskii G., ‘Hydrodynamics of the undulatory swimming gait of batoid fishes,’ European Journal of Mechanics – B/Fluids 45, 2014, pp. 12–19