Bradford Sturtevant

California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, CA 
Biomedical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Aerospace Engineering
"Bradford Sturtevant"

(1933 - 2000)
Sturtevant, Bradford, The effusion of charged particles from a shock heated gas. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology (1960).


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Hans Wolfgang Liepmann grad student 1960 Caltech (Fluid Dynamics and Combustion Tree)
 (The effusion of charged particles from a shock heated gas.)


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Lambertus Hesselink grad student 1977 Caltech
Joseph E. Shepherd grad student 1981 Caltech
Riccardo Bonazza grad student 1992 Caltech (Physics Tree)
Sharon Kedar grad student 1989-1996 (Physics Tree)
Emily E. Brodsky grad student 2001 Caltech (Physics Tree)
Murtuza Lokhandwalla grad student 2001 Caltech
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Sanderson SR, Hornung HG, Sturtevant B. (2004) The influence of non-equilibrium dissociation on the flow produced by shock impingement on a blunt body Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 516: 1-37
Kumar S, Hornung HG, Sturtevant B. (2003) Growth of shocked gaseous interfaces in a conical geometry Physics of Fluids. 15: 3194-3208
Sanderson SR, Hornung HG, Sturtevant B. (2003) Aspects of planar, oblique and interacting shock waves in an ideal dissociating gas Physics of Fluids. 15: 1638-1649
Cates JE, Sturtevant B. (2002) Seismic detection of sonic booms. The Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 111: 614-28
Sanderson SR, Sturtevant B. (2002) Transient heat flux measurement using a surface junction thermocouple Review of Scientific Instruments. 73: 2781
Ichihara M, Rittel D, Sturtevant B. (2002) Fragmentation of a porous viscoelastic material: Implications to magma fragmentation Journal of Geophysical Research B: Solid Earth. 107
Lokhandwalla M, McAteer JA, Williams JC, et al. (2001) Mechanical haemolysis in shock wave lithotripsy (SWL): II. In vitro cell lysis due to shear. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 46: 1245-64
Lokhandwalla M, Sturtevant B. (2001) Mechanical haemolysis in shock wave lithotripsy (SWL): I. Analysis of cell deformation due to SWL flow-fields. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 46: 413-37
Lokhandwalla M, Sturtevant B. (2000) Fracture mechanics model of stone comminution in ESWL and implications for tissue damage. Physics in Medicine and Biology. 45: 1923-40
Prasad JK, Rasheed A, Kumar S, et al. (2000) The late-time development of the Richtmyer-Meshkov instability Physics of Fluids. 12: 2108-2115
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