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Heisel M and M Chamecki (2023). Evidence of mixed scaling for mean profile similarity in the stable atmospheric surface layer. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences 80(8), 2057-2073. DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-22-0260.1. PDF (preprint version).


Heisel M, Sullivan PP, Katul GG, and M Chamecki (2023). Turbulence organization and mean profile shapes in the stably stratified boundary layer: zones of uniform momentum and air temperature. Boundary-Layer Meteorology 186, 533-565. DOI: 10.1007/s10546-022-00771-0. PDF (open access).


Heisel M, de Silva CM, Katul GG, and M Chamecki (2022). Self-similar geometries within the inertial subrange of scales in boundary layer turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 942, A33. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2022.409. PDF (open access).


Heisel M (2022). Effect of finite Reynolds number on self-similar crossing statistics and fractal measurements in turbulence. Physical Review Fluids, 7(1), 014604. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.7.014604. PDF.


Heisel M, Chen B, Kok J, and M Chamecki (2021). Gentle topography increases vertical transport of coarse dust by orders of magnitude. Journal of Geophysical Research: Atmospheres, 126(14), e2021JD034564. DOI: 10.1029/2021JD034564. PDF.


Heisel M, de Silva CM, Hutchins N, Marusic I, and M Guala (2021). Prograde vortices, internal shear layers, and the Taylor microscale in high-Reynolds-number wall turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 920, A52. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2021.478. PDF (open access).


Li C, Lim K, Berk T, Abraham A, Heisel M, Guala M, Coletti F, and J Hong (2021). Settling and clustering of snow particles in atmospheric turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 912, A49. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2020.1153. PDF (open access).


Heisel M, Katul GG, Chamecki M, and M Guala (2020). Velocity asymmetry and turbulent transport closure in smooth- and rough-wall boundary layers. Physical Review Fluids, 5(10), 104605. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids.5.104605. PDF


Heisel M, Daugherty C, Finley N, Linderman L, Schillinger D, French C, and M Guala (2020). Aerodynamics of highway sign structures: from laboratory tests and field monitoring to structural design guidelines. Journal of Structural Engineering, 146(11), 04020233. DOI: 10.1061/(ASCE)ST.1943-541X.0002798. PDF


Guala M, Heisel M, Singh A, Musa M, Buscombe D, and P Grams (2020). A mixed length scale model for migrating fluvial bedforms. Geophysical Research Letters, 47(15), 2019GL086625. DOI: 10.1029/2019GL086625. PDF.


Zhu Q, Stoter SKF, Heisel M, French CE, Guala M, Linderman L, and D Schillinger (2020). Reducing wind-induced vibrations of road sign structures through aerodynamic modifications: a computational pilot study for a practical example. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics, 188, 104132. DOI: 10.1016/j.jweia.2020.104132. PDF (accepted version).


Heisel M, de Silva CM, Hutchins N, Marusic I, and M Guala (2020). On the mixing length eddies and logarithmic mean velocity profile in wall turbulence. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 887, R1. DOI:  10.1017/jfm.2020.23. PDF.


Heisel M, Dasari T, Liu Y, Hong J, Coletti F, and M Guala (2018). The spatial structure of the logarithmic region in very-high-Reynolds-number rough wall turbulent boundary layers. Journal of Fluid Mechanics, 857, 704-747. DOI: 10.1017/jfm.2018.759. PDF.


Heisel M, Hong J, and M Guala (2018). The spectral signature of wind turbine wake meandering: a wind tunnel and field-scale study. Wind Energy, 21(9), 715-731. DOI: 10.1002/we.2189. PDF (accepted version).


Musa M, Heisel M, and M Guala (2018). Predictive model for local scour downstream of hydrokinetic turbines in erodible channels. Physical Review Fluids, 3(2), 024606. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevFluids. 3.024606. PDF.


Heisel M, Dasari T, Petersen A, Liu Y, Hong J, Coletti F, and M Guala (2018). Characterizing turbulent structures in the atmospheric boundary layer with super-large-scale particle image velocimetry. 19th International Symposium on Applications of Laser and Imaging Techniques to Fluid Mechanics; July 2018; Lisbon, Portugal. PDF.


Heisel M (2020). Organization and scaling of coherent structures in the outer region of high-Reynolds-number turbulent boundary layers . PhD Thesis. University of Minnesota. Link (repository).

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