Ph.D. University of Texas, Austin. Civil Engineering. 2002.
M.S. University of Texas, Austin. Civil Engineering. 1998.
B.S. University of Southern California. Civil Engineering. 1996.
Numerical and physical modeling of multiphase flow & composite structures with focus on:
- Smart/adaptive composite marine propulsors and energy harvesting devices.
- Multi-functional composite marine structures.
- Fluid-structure interaction response of composite marine structures subject to shock/impact loads.
D.T. Akcabay** and Y.L. Young, “Parametric Excitations and Lock-in of Flexible Hydrofoils in Two-Phase Flows,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 57, pp. 344-356, 2015.
M.R. Motley, B.R. Savander, and Y.L. Young, "Influence of Spatially Varying Flow on the Dynamic Response of a Waterjet Inside an SES," International Journal of Rotating Machinery, http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2014/275916, 257916, 2014.
D.T. Akcabay E.J. Chae, Y.L. Young, A. Ducoin, and J.A. Astolfi, "Cavity-Induced Vibration of Flexible Hydrofoils," Journals of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 49, pp. 463-484, 2014.
D.T. Akcabay and Y.L. Young, "Influence of Cavitation on the Hydroelastic Stability of Hydrofoils," Journals of Fluids and Structures, Vol. 49, pp. 170-185, 2014.
C.M. Harwood and Y.L. Young, "A Physics-Based Gap-Flow Model for Potential Flow Solvers," Ocean Engineering, Vol. 88, pp. 578-587, 2014.
E.J. Chae, D.T. Akcabay, and Y.L. Young, "Dynamic Response and Stability of a Flapping Foil in a Dense, Viscous Fluid," Physics of Fluids, Vol. 25, no. 104106, 2013.
B. Huang, A. Ducoin, and Y.L. Young, "Physical and Numerical Investigation of Transient Cavitating Flows around a Pitching Hydrofoil," Physics of Fluids, Vol. 25, no. 102109, 2013.
M. Nelson, D. Temple, J.T. Hwang, Y.L. Young, J. Martins, and M. Collette, "Simultaneous Optimization of Propeller-Hull Systems to Minimize Lifetime Fuel Consumption," Applied Ocean Research, Vol. 43, pp. 46-52, 2013.
M.R. Kramer, K.J. Maki, and Y.L. Young, "Numerical Prediction of the Flow Past a 2-D Planing Plate at Low Froude Number," Ocean Engineering, Vol. 70, pp. 110-117, 2013.
B. Huang, Y.L. Young, G. Wang, and W. Shyy, "Combined Experimental and Computational Investigation of the Unsteady Structure of Sheet/Cloud Cavitation," Journal of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 135, 07301, 2013