Yuriy V. Lyulin
Research Scientist, PhD
Center for Energy Science​ and Technology (CEST)
Skolkovo Institute of Science and TechnologyNobel str., 3, Moscow, Russia

+7 913 382 20 93

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Skills

Software

SolidWorks, LabView(basic), NI Signal Express, Agilent BenchLink Data Logger, Adobe Photoshop, CorelDraw, HTML, CSS.

Measuring techniques and equipment

  1. Infrared Camera «Titanium HD 570M». Measurement of the temperature field on liquid surface.
  2. Schlieren technique with reflection. Development for visualisation of gas-liquid interface.
  3. Shadowgraph technique. Development for visualization of two-phase flows.
  4. Confocal technique, Micro-epsilon IFC2451. Measurement of liquid layer thickness.
  5. High-speed camera FASTCAM SA1.1 with frame rate of up to 650000
  6. Drop Shape Analyzer - DSA100. Measurement of the contact angle and analysing wetting processes.
  7. Force Tensiometer – K100, KRUSS. Measurement of surface tension, density of various liquids.
  8. PIV technique, Polis. Adaptation of the method for measurements of 2-D velocity field in liquid layer.
  9. Laboratory equipment: liquid (syringe, gear, peristaltic) pumps; air compressors and gas pumps; thermostatic bath; flow meters and controllers for liquid and gas; measuring instruments ...

Developed experimental rigs

  1. Vapor condensation on longitudinal curvilinear fins with condensate suction from interfin space. Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS. 2014-present.
  2. Evaporative convection in a horizontal liquid layer under shear–stress gas flow. Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS. 2012-present.
  3. Thermocapillary breakdown of a horizontal spot-heated liquid layer. Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS. 2012-present.
  4. In-tube condensation of pure vapor. Microgravity Research Centre, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. 2008-2012.
  5. Breadboard of the experimental closed loop for ESA space experiment "Evaporation Patterns (previously named CIMEX)". ASTRIUM (member of the EADS concern), Friedrichshafen, Germany. 2011.
  6. Examination of the micro-groove anti-wetting barrier for liquid with extremely low surface tension. Microgravity Research Centre, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. 2010-2012.
  7. Breadboard of the Condensing/Separating System (CSS) for ESA space experiment "Evaporation Patterns (previously named CIMEX)". Microgravity Research Centre, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. 2005- 2010.
  8. Movement of a non-isothermal shear-driven liquid film under microgravity conditions. Microgravity Research Center, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium. 2005-2006.

Other

  1. Development of high-precision data acquisition systems. Measurement and control of temperature pressure and flow rates of gas, vapor and liquid.
  2. Development, starting-up and adjustment of the experimental rigs in experiments with evaporation, condensation, heat transfer and fluid dynamics for on-ground and microgravity conditions.
  3. Design and creation of test cell for experimental rigs. Preparation of requirements specifications, cooperation with manufacturing company.
  4. Development of the laboratory. Selection of the equipment for experiments. Preparation of documents, contracts for the purchase of equipment. Interaction with suppliers of the equipment.
  5. Tuning and adjustment of the equipment, supervising students and research staffs during experimental investigations. Creation of user manuals for experimental rig and facility.
  6. Creation of websites for conferences, symposiums and workshops. Websites administration.