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Yeshayahou Levy

Professor Emeritus

Biographical Data

Israel, 1949. Married +5. B.Sc., Technion, 1974. M.Sc. Technion, 1977. Ph.D., DIC, Imperial College, London, U.K., 1981. At Technion since 1981. Professor since 2008. Emeritus Professor since 2018.

Main areas of research

Propulsion (turbo-jets, turbo shaft and ramjet engine), Gas (power) turbine, Pressurized fluidized bed combustion for gas turbine operation, Atomization of liquid fuels, Spray dynamics, Combustion of liquid sprays, Low NOx combustion, Optical diagnostics in fluid mechanics and combustion systems, Interaction between laser beam and liquid spray, Blood flow.

Selected publications

  • Pismenny J., and Levy Y. “Simultaneous Spike-Type and Modal-Type Stall Inception: Theoretical Analysis”, Int. J. Mechanical Engineering and Automation, Volume 1, Number 3, September 2014, pp. 129-139
  • Levy, M., Levy, Y., Sher, E., “Spray structure as generated under homogeneous flash boiling nucleation regime”, Applied Thermal Engineering 73 (2014).
  • Volker Grewe, LisaBock, Ulrike Burkhardt, Katrin Dahlmann, Klaus Gierens, Ludwig Hüttenhofer, Simon Unterstrasser, Arvind Gangoli Rao, Abhishek Bhat, FeijiaYin, Thoralf G. Reichel, Oliver Paschereit and Yeshayahou Levy, “Assessing the climate impact of the AHEAD multi-fuel blended wing body”, Meteorologische Zeitschrift, Vol. 26, No. 6, 711–725 (published online October 14, 2016).
  • Rao, A.G., Bhat, A., Levy, Y., Reichel, T., Cwik, A. “A Multi Fuel Sequential Combustion System for next generation Low Emission Aircraft Engine”, Presented in the 23rd ISABE Conference, Manchester 3-8 September 2017.
  • André A. V. Perpignan, Mathijs G. Talboom, Yeshayahou Levy and Arvind Gangoli Rao, “Emission  Modeling of an Interturbine Burner Based on Flameless Combustion”, Energy Fuels, 2018, 32 (1), pp 822–838
  • Yeshayahou Levy, Vladimir Erenburg, Valery Sherbaum and Igor Gaissinski, Development of Combustor for a Hybrid Turbofan Engine, Int J Turbo Jet Eng 2019;
  • Ariel Sharon and Yeshayahou Levy, “Bistability analysis of Opposed Jet Combustor under cold and reacting flow conditions.”, Accepted for publication in Physics of Fluids, Feb 16 2021
  • Christo, F.C., Levy, Y., Costa, M., and Belaleng, A.F.G., “Effect of Jet Momentum flux and Heat Density on NOx Emission in a Flameless Gas Turbine Combustor”, Aerospace Science and Technology, Volume 119, December 2021, 107137
  • Levy, V. Erenburg, A. Roizman, V. Sherbaum, “Numerical and Experimental Study of The Emissions During Methanol Combustion”, GT2018-75575, ASME Turbo Expo June 11 – 15, 2018, Oslo, Norway
  • M.J. Melo, J.M.M. Sousa, M. Costa and Y. Levy,  “Experimental Investigation of a Novel Combustor Model for Gas Turbines”,  J. of  Propulsion and Power, Vol 25 No. 3, 609 – 617 May – June 2009
  • Y.Levy, V.Sherbaum, V.Erenburg, “ Effect of the Recirculating Gases on the MILD Combustion Regime”  J. Turbo & Jet-Engines., Vol. 26, No. 1, pp. 9-18, 2009
  • M. J. Melo, J. M. M. Sousa, M. Costa and Y. Levy, “Flow and Combustion Characteristics of a Low-NOx Combustor Model for Gas Turbines” ”,  J. of  Propulsion and Power,Vol. 27, No. 6, November–December 2011
  • L. Rosentsvit, Y. Levy, V. Erenburg, V. Sherbaum, V. Ovcharenko, “”Extension of the Combustion Stability Range in Dry Low NOX Lean Premixed Gas Turbine  Combustor Using a Fuel Rich Annular Pilot Burner” accepted for publication in Journal: J. Eng. Gas Turbines Power, MAY 2014, Vol. 136 / 051509-1
  • Y., Levy, J. Pismenny, H. Schrapp, U. Stark and H. Saathoff, “Pressure Field at the Tip of Rotor Blades Before and During Rotating Stall”, presented at the 7th European Conference on Turbomachinery, Fluid Dynamics and Thermodynamics, March 5-9 2007, Athens, Greece
  • Y. Levy, A. G. Rao, V. Erenburg, V. Sherbaum, I.Gaissinski, V. Krapp,”Pressure losses for jet array impingement with crossflow”, ASME Turbo Expo,  GT2012-68386 Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2Copenhagen, Denmark June 11-15, 2012
  • Y. Levy,  F.C. Christo., I. Gaissinski, V. Erenburg, V. Sherbaum , “Design and Performance Analysis of a Gas Turbine Flameless Combustor Using CFD Simulations”, ASME Turbo Expo,  GT2012- GT2012-68761  Proceedings of the ASME Turbo Expo 2Copenhagen, Denmark June 11-15, 2012
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