Selected Publications

Articles In Academic Journals

Year Title
1999 Stability of freely propagating flames revisitedCombustion Theory and Modelling. 591-611.
1999 The transient period for boundary layer disturbancesJournal of Fluid Mechanics. 89-119.
1999 Towards understanding the mechanism of receptivity and bypass dynamics in laminar boundary layers
1997 Perturbation dynamics in viscous channel flowsJournal of Fluid Mechanics. 55-75.
1997 The effect of three-dimensional freestream disturbances on the supersonic flow past a wedgePhysics of Fluids. 456-467.
1997 Vortex perturbation dynamicsStudies in Applied Mathematics. 99-120.
1996 The stability of compressible mixing layers in binary gasesPhysics of Fluids. 1954-1963.
1995 On the interaction between the shock wave attached to a wedge and freestream disturbancesTheoretical and Computational Fluid Dynamics. 119-139.
1995 Towards enhancing and delaying disturbances in free shear flowsJournal of Fluid Mechanics. 283-300.
1994 Evolution of Three Dimensional Disturbances in a Three-Dimensional Stagnation Point FlowJ. Fluid Mechanics. 331-347.
1993 Absolute–convective instabilities and their associated wave packets in a compressible reacting mixing layerPhysics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics. 901-915.
1993 Induced Mach wave–flame interactions in laminar supersonic fuel jetsPhysics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics. 422-427.
1993 Interaction of disturbances with an oblique detonation wave attached to a wedgePhysics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics. 1047-1058.
1993 Volterra equations which model explosion in a diffusive mediumJournal of Integral Equations and Applications. 531-546.
1992 Temperature and suction effects on the instability of an infinite swept attachment linePhysics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics. 2008-2012.
1991 Ignition or nonignition of a combustible solid with marginal heatingQuarterly of Applied Mathematics. 303-312.
1991 Nonlinear interaction of a detonation/vorticity wavePhysics of Fluids A: Fluid Dynamics. 1972-1979.
1991 Stability of a non-orthogonal stagnation flow to three dimensional disturbances(Final Report)
1990 Stability of a viscoelastic Burgers flowSIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 352-360.
1989 The effect of perturbed heating on the ignition of a combustible solidInternational Journal of Engineering Science. 1581-1587.
1988 Asymptotic analysis of a volterra integral equationApplied mathematics letters. 251-254.
1987 Ignition of a combustible solid with reactant consumptionSIAM Journal on Applied Mathematics. 332-342.
1983 Ignition of a combustible solid by convection heatingZeitschrift für Angewandte Mathematik und Physik (ZAMP). 886-898.


Year Title
1995 Wavelets as a numerical toolModeling in Combustion Science. Springer.

Education And Training

  • Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics, Northwestern University 1985
  • B.S. in Physics, Washington University in St. Louis 1981
  • B.S. in Systems Sciences and Applied Mathematics, Washington University in St. Louis 1981
  • Full Name

  • David Lasseigne