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Motorsport aerodynamics and design papers.

Zerihan, J. and Zhang, X. (2000) Aerodynamics of a single element wing in ground effect. Journal of Aircraft, 37, (6), 1058-1064.

Jeffrey, D.R., Zhang, X. & Hurst, D.W., “Aerodynamics of Gurney flaps on a single-element high-lift wing,” Journal of Aircraft. Vol. 37, No. 2, March-April 2000. pp. 295-302.

Zerihan, Jonathan and Zhang, Xin (2001) Aerodynamics of Gurney flaps on a wing in ground effect. AIAA Journal, 39, (5), 772-780.

Jeffrey, David, Zhang, Xin and Hurst, David W. (2001) Some aspects of the aerodynamics of Gurney flaps on a double-element wing. Journal Fluids Engineering: Transactions of the ASME, 123, (1), 99-104. (doi: 10.1115/1.1334376)

Zhang, Xin and Zerihan, Jonathan (2003) Aerodynamics of a double-element wing in ground effect. AIAA Journal, 41, (6), 1007-1016.

Ruhrmann, Andreas and Zhang, Xin (2003) Influence of diffuser angle on a bluff body in ground effect. Journal of Fluids Engineering, Transactions of the ASME, 125, (2), 332-338. (doi:10.1115/1.1537252)

Ursache, N.M., Keane, A.J. and Bressloff`, N.W. (2006) Design of postbuckled spinal structures for airfoil camber and shape control. AIAA Journal, 44, (12), 3115-3124. (doi:10.2514/1.22636)

Zhang, Xin, Toet, Willem and Zerihan, Jonathan (2006) Ground effect aerodynamics of racing cars. Applied Mechanics Review, 59, (1), 33-49. (doi:10.1115/1.2110263)

McManus, James and Zhang, Xin (2006) A computational study of the flow around an isolated wheel in contact with ground. Journal of Fluids Engineering, 128, (3), 520-530. (doi:10.1115/1.2175158)

Mahon, Stephen and Zhang, Xin (2006) Computational analysis of a inverted double element airfoil in ground effect. ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering, 128, (6), 1172-1180. (doi:10.1115/1.2353268)

Forrester, Alexander, Sobester, Andras and Keane, Andy (2008) Engineering design via surrogate modelling: a practical guide, Chichester, UK, Wiley, 228pp.

van den Berg, M.A. and Zhang, X. (2009) The aerodynamic interaction between an inverted wing and a rotating wheel. Journal of Fluids Engineering, 131, (10)(doi:10.1115/1.3215942)

A. I. J. Forrester, Black-box calibration for complex systems simulation, Phil. Trans. R. Soc. A, 368(1924), 3567-3579, (doi: 10.1098/rsta.2010.0051)

Kuya, Yuichi, Takeda, Kenji, Zhang, Xin and Forrester, Alexander (2011) Multifidelity surrogate modeling of experimental and computational aerodynamic data sets. AIAA Journal, 49, (2), 289-298. (doi:10.2514/1.J050384 <>)

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