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PD Dr.-Ing. habil. Thomas Indinger

Curriculum Vitae


 

  • Akademischer Oberrat am Lehrstuhl für Aerodynamik und Strömungsmechanik, Technische Universität München, April 2016
  • Ernennung zum Privatdozenten mit der Erteilung der Lehrbefugnis im Fachgebiet Strömungsmechanik an der TU München, September 2013
  • Habilitation an der Fakultät für Maschinenwesen an der TU München, Juni 2013
  • Akademischer Rat am Lehrstuhl für Aerodynamik, Technische Universität München, Juni 2006
  • Leiter Gruppe Automobilaerodynamik am Lehrstuhl für Aerodynamik, Technische Universität München, seit Januar 2006
  • Promotion (Dr.-Ing.) am Lehrstuhl für Aerodynamik, Technische Universität München, Oktober 2005
  • Wissenschaftlicher Assistent am Lehrstuhl für Aerodynamik, Technische Universität München, Januar 2005
  • Wissenschaftlicher Mitarbeiter am Institut für Strömungsmechanik, Technische Universität Dresden, Juli 2001–Dezember 2004
  • Diplom Maschinenbau, Angewandte Mechanik, Technische Universität Dresden, März 2000
  • Sachbearbeiter und Musterprüfer für Luftfahrzeugantriebsanlagen, Wehrtechnische Dienststelle für Luftfahrzeuge- und Musterprüfwesen für Luftfahrtgerät der Bundeswehr (WTD61) Manching, Januar 1995–Juni 2001
  • FH-Diplom Maschinenbau, Luft- und Raumfahrttechnik, Universität der Bundeswehr München, Dezember 1994

Research Focus


  • Stationäre und instationäre Um- und Durchströmung von Fahrzeugen
  • Experimentelle Untersuchung verzögerter turbulenter Plattengrenzschichten mit Ablösung über glatten und gerillten Oberflächen
  • Numerische Untersuchung der instationären Strömungsmechanik in rotierenden Systemen mit Wärme- und Stoffübertragung

Publications

2018

Journal Articles

  • Kiewat, M. , Matsumoto,D.; Haag,L.; Zander,V.; Indinger, T.: Online Dynamic Mode Decomposition Methods for the Investigation of Unsteady Aerodynamics of the DrivAer Model (Second Report): Application on Velocity Fields. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (Vol. 9, Issue 2), 2018, pp. 72-78 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Matsumoto,D.; Kiewat,M.; Haag,L.; Indinger, T.: Online Dynamic Mode Decomposition Methods for the Investigation of Unsteady Aerodynamics of the DrivAer Model (First Report): Validation of DMD Methods for Surface Forces. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (Vol. 9, Issue 2), 2018, pp. 64-71 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )

2017

Journal Articles

  • Collin, C.; Indinger, T.; Müller, J.: Moving Ground Simulation for High Performance Race Cars in an Automotive Wind Tunnel. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (JSAE) (Vol. 8), 2017, pp. 15-21 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Haag, L.; Blacha, T.; Indinger, T.: Experimental Investigation on the Aerodynamics of Isolated rotating Wheels and Evaluation of Wheel rotation Models Using Unsteady CFD. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (JSAE) (Vol. 8, No. 1), 2017, pp. 7-14 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Matsumoto, D.; Haag, L.; Indinger, T.: Investigation of the Unsteady External and Underhood Airflow of the DrivAer model by Dynamic Mode Decomposition Methods. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (JSAE) (Vol. 8, No. 2), 2017, pp. 55-62 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )

Conference Papers

  • Haag, L., Kiewat, M., Indinger, T., Blacha, T.: Numerical and experimental investigations of rotating wheel aerodynamics on the DrivAer model with engine bay flow. ASME 2017 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, FEDSM 2017, 2017Waikoloa; United States; 30 July 2017 through 3 August 2017; Code 131290 more… BibTeX
  • Kiewat, M.; Haag, L.; Indinger, T.; Zander, V.: Low-memory reduced-order modelling with dynamic mode decomposition applied on unsteady wheel aerodynamics. ASME 2017 Fluids Engineering Division Summer Meeting, FEDSM 2017; Waikoloa; United States; 30 July 2017 through 3 August 2017; Code 131290, 2017 more… BibTeX

2016

Journal Articles

  • Collin, C.; Mack, S.; Indinger, T.; Müller, J.: A Numerical and Experimental Evaluation of Open Jet Wind Tunnel Interferences using the DrivAer Reference Model. SAE International Journal Passenger Cars - Mech. Syst. (Vol. 9, No. 2), 2016, pp. 657-679 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )

Conference Papers

  • Gestrich, M.; Adami, S.; Aoki, T.; Indinger, T.: Parallel Smoothed Particle Hydrodynamics on a GPU Supercomputer. International Conference on Parallel Computational fluid Dynamics (ParCFD), 2016 more… BibTeX
  • Gestrich, M.; Aoki, T.; Adami, S.; Indinger, T.: A large-scale SPH Two-Phase Flow Simulation unsing mulitple GPUs. Computational Mechanics Division Conference (CMD), 2016 more… BibTeX

2015

Journal Articles

  • Frasquet, C. P.; Indinger, T.: Schwere Nutzfahrzeugkonfigurationen unter Einfluss realitätsnaher Anströmbedinungen. FAT-Schriftenreihe 281, 2015 more… BibTeX
  • Schnepf, B.; Schütz, T.; Indinger, T.: Further Investigations on the Flow Around a Rotating, Isolated Wheel with Detailed Tread Pattern. SAE International Journal Passenger Cars - Mech. Syst. (Vol. 8, No. 1), 2015, pp. 261-274 more… BibTeX
  • Schnepf, B.; Tesch, G.; Indinger, T.: On the Influence of Ride Height Changes on the Aerodynamic Performance of Wheel Designs. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (JSAE) (Vol. 6, No. 1), 2015, p.p. 23-29 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Miao, L.; Mack, S.; Indinger, T.: Experimental and numerical investiagtion of automotive aerodynamics using DrivAer model. International Conference on Advanced Vehicle Technologies [17th], 2015ASME International Design Engineering Technical conference & Computers and Information in Engineering Conference more… BibTeX

2014

Contributions to Collections

  • Indinger, T.; Schnepf, B.: Unsteady CFD for Automotive Aerodynmics. In: Wagner, S.; Bode, A.; Satzger, H.; Brehm, M. (Ed.): High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering. Bonitasprint, 2014 more… BibTeX

Journal Articles

  • Huber, S.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.; Schuetz, T.: Experimental and Numerical Study of Heat Transfer at the Underbody of a Production Car. SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicles 7 (1), 2014, Pages 89-101 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Schnepf, B.; Indinger, T.: Unsteeady CFD for Automotive Wheel Aerodynamics. inSIDE Autoumn (Vol. 12, No. 2), 2014 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Huber, S.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.; Jaroch, M.: Approach to an iteratively coupled thermal and aerodynamic design process for production cars. IMECHE - International Vehicle Aerodynmics Conference, 2014, pp. 115-124 more… BibTeX
  • Peichl, M.; Mack, S.; Indinger, T.; Decker, F.: Numerical Investiagtion of the Flow Around a Generic Car Using Dynamic Mode Decomposition. ASME Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting , 2014 more… BibTeX

Misc.

  • Peichl, M.; Indinger, T.: Modal Investigation of the Flow around a generic Car. 2014 more… BibTeX

2013

Journal Articles

  • Bäder, D.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.; Unterlechner, P.; Wickern, G.: Interference effects of cooling airflows on a generic car body. Journal of Wind Engineering and Industrial Aerodynamics 119, 2013, Pages 146-157 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Frasquet, C.P.; Indinger, T.: Numerische Untersuchungen zur Aerodynamik von Nutzfahrzeugkombinationen bei realitätsnahen Fahrbedingungen unter Seitenwindeinfluss. FAT-Schriftenreihe (260), 2013 more… BibTeX
  • Heft, A.I.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.: Document Systematic optimization of the cooling duct system of electric vehicles. AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference [31st.], 2013 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Heft, A.I.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.: Systematic optimization of the cooling duct system of electric vehicles. AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference [31st], 2013San Diego, CA; United States; 24. - 27. June more… BibTeX
  • Schnepf, B.; Tesch, G.; Indinger, T.: Investigations on the Flow Around Wheels Using Different road Simulation tools. Progress in Vehicle Aerodynamics and Thermal Management, 2013Proceedings of the 9th FKFS Conference more… BibTeX

2012

Journal Articles

  • Indinger, T.; Devesa, A.: Verbrauchsreduktion bie Nutzfahrzeug-Kombinationen durch aerodynamische Massnahmen. Automobiltechnische Zeitschrift (ATZ) (114), 2012, pp. 628-634 more… BibTeX
  • Wojciak, J.; Schnepf, B.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.: Study on the Capability of an Open Source CFD Software for Unsteady Vehicle Aerodynamics. SAE International Journal of Commercial Vehicle (5 (1)), 2012, pp. 196-207 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )

Conference Papers

  • Bäder, D.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.; Unterlechner, P.:: Aerodynamic Investigation of Vehicle Cooling-Drag,. SAE 2012 World Congress,, 2012April 23-26, 2012, Detroit, Michigan, USA, Paper 2012-01-0170 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Devesa, A., Indinger, T.: Fuel Consumption Reduction by Geometry Variations on a Generic Tractor-Trailer Configuration. SAE 2012 World Congress,, 2012 more… BibTeX
  • Heft, A. I.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.: Introduction of a New Realistic Generic Car Model for Aerodynamic Investigations. SAE 2012 World Congress, 2012 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Heft, A.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.: Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the DrivAer Model. ASME 2012 Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, 2012, pp. 41-51 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Heinzelmann, B.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.; Blanke, R.: Experimental and Numerical Investigation of the Under Hood Flow with Heat Transfer for a Scaled Tractor-Trailer. SAE 2012 World Congress, 2012, pp. 42-56 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Mack, S.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.; Blume, S.; Unterlechner, P.: The Interior Design of a 40% Scaled DrivAer Body and First Experimental Results. ASME 2012, 2012, pp. 75-90 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )
  • Mack, S.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.; Unterlechner, P.: The Ground Simulation Upgrade of the Large Wind Tunnel at the Technische Universität München. SAE 2012 World Congress, 2012 more… BibTeX Full text ( DOI )

2011

Journal Articles

  • Bäder, D.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.; Unterlechner, P.; Wickern, G.: Interference Effects of Cooling Air-Flows with External Aerodynamics. International Journal of Automotive Engineering (JSAE) 2, 2011, Pages 115–121 more… BibTeX
  • Devesa, A.; Indinger, T.: Verbrauchsreduktion an Nutzfahrzeugkombinationen durch aerodynamische Maßnahmen. FAT-Schriftenreihe 237, Forschungsvereinigung Automobiltechnik e.V. (FAT),, 2011 more… BibTeX
  • Han, L. H.; Indinger, T.; Hu, X. Y.; Adams, N. A.: Wavelet-based adaptive multi-resolution solver on heterogeneous parallel architecture for computational fluid dynamics. Computer Science - Research and Development 26 (3-4), 2011, Pages 197–203 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Bäder, D.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.; Unterlechner, P.; Wickern, G.: Interference Effects of Cooling Air-Flows with External Aerodynamics. JSAE Annual Congress, ( International Journal of Automotive Engineering, Paper 324-20115236), 2011May 18.-20., 2011, Pacifico, Yokohama, Japan, more… BibTeX
  • Bäder, D.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.; Decker, F.: Comparison of Numerical Simulations with Experiments of Bluff Bodies including Under-Hood Flow. SAE 2011 World Congress, , 2011April 12.-14., Detroit, Michigan, USA, , Paper 2011-01-0171 more… BibTeX
  • Heft, A. I.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N. A.: Investigation of Unsteady Flow Structures in the Wake of a Realistic Generic Car Model. AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference [29th.] , 2011 more… BibTeX
  • Theissen, P.; Wojciak, J.; Heuler, K.; Demuth, R.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.: Experimental Investigation of Unsteady Vehicle Aerodynamics under Time-Dependent Flow Conditions - Part 1,. SAE 2011 World Congress, , 2011April 12.-14., Detroit, Michigan, USA, Paper 2011-01-0177 more… BibTeX
  • Wojciak, J.; Adams, N.; Indinger, T.; Theissen, P.; Demuth, R.: Investigation of Unsteady Vehicle Aerodynamics under Time-Dependent Flow Conditions. AIAA Applied Aerodynamics Conference´[29th.], , 2011June 27.-30., Honolulu, Hawaii, USA,, Paper AIAA 2011-3349 more… BibTeX
  • Wojciak, J.; Theissen, P.; Heuler, K.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.; Demuth, R.: Experimental Investigation of Unsteady Vehicle Aerodynamics under Time-Dependent Flow Conditions - Part 2. SAE 2011 World Congress,, 2011April 12-14, 2011, Detroit, Michigan, USA more… BibTeX

2010

Conference Papers

  • Gaudlitz, D.; Indinger, T.: Accelerated Computational Fluid Dynamics Employing GPUs. GPU Technology Conference (GTC), 2010 more… BibTeX
  • Theissen, P.; Demuth, R.; Wojciak, J.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.: Unsteady Aerodynamic Phenomena under Time-Dependent Flow conditions for Different Vehicle Shapes. MIRA International Vehicle Conference [8th], 2010 more… BibTeX
  • Wojciak, J.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.; Theissen, P.; Demuth, R.: Experimental Study of On-Road Aerodynamics during Crosswind Gusts. MIRA International Vehicle Conference [8th], 2010 more… BibTeX

Misc.

  • Indinger, T.; Adams, N.A.: Technologische Grundlagen für die zukünftigen Herausforderungen in der Fahrzeugaerodynamik. 2010 more… BibTeX

2009

Contributions to Collections

  • Buschmann, M.H.; Kempe, T.; Indinger,T.; Gad-el-Hak, M.: Normal and cross-flow Reynolds stresses: differences between confined and semi-confined flows. In: Hanjalic, K.; Nagano, Y.; Jakirlic, S. (Ed.): Turbulence, Heat and Mass Transfer. Begell House, 2009, pp. 1-7 more… BibTeX

Journal Articles

  • Buschmann, M.H.; Indinger, T.;: Near-wall behavior of turbulent wall-bounded flows. International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow (Vol. 30 (5)), 2009, pp. 1007-1015 more… BibTeX
  • Riegel, E.; Indinger, T.; Adams, N.: Implementation of a Lattice-Boltzmann Method for numerical Fluid Mechanics using the nVIDIA CUDA Technology. Computer Science-Research and Development (Vol. 23 (3-4)), 2009, pp. 241-247 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Niedermeier, C.; Grün, N.; Indinger, T.: Single- and multi-objective aerodynamic optimization of a simplified vehicle test body using evolutionary algorithms and artificial neural networks. EUROMECH Colloquium, 2009, pp. 218-229 more… BibTeX

2008

Conference Papers

  • Adams, N.A.; Hickel, S.; Indinger, T.: Pressure-induced massive separation of turbulent boundary-layer flows. AIAA Fluid Dynamics Conference and Exhibibit [38th], 2008 more… BibTeX
  • Adams, N.A.; Indinger, T.: Perspektiven der numerischen Strömungssimulation in der Automobilaerodynamik. Fahrzeug-Aerodynamik - Neue Herausforderungen für die Aerodynamik im Entwicklungsprozess, 2008 more… BibTeX
  • Buschmann, M.H.; Indinger, T.; Gad-el-Hak, M.: Near-wall behavior of turbulent wall-bounded flows. AIAA, 2008 more… BibTeX
  • Indinger, T.; Hickel, S.; Adams, N.A.: Experimental study and large-eddy simulation of a turbulent boundary layer with massive separation induced by an adverse pressure gradient. Boundary and Interior Layers - Computational & Asymptotic Methods, 2008 more… BibTeX

Misc.

  • Indinger, T.; Stemmer, C.: Large Scale CFD for Complex flows. High Performance Computing in Science and Engineering. 2008 more… BibTeX

2006

Journal Articles

  • Indinger, T.; Buschmann, M.H.; Gad-el-Hak, M.: Mean-Velocity Profile of Turbulent boundary Layers Approaching Separation. AIAA Journal (44, No. 11), 2006, pp. 2465-2474 more… BibTeX

2005

Conference Papers

  • Indinger, T.; Buschmann, M.H. ; Gad-el-Hak, M.: Mean-Velocity Profile of Turbulent Boundary Layers Approaching Separation. AIAA Theoretical Fluid Mechanics Meeting, 2005Paper AIAA 2005-4670 more… BibTeX
  • Shevchuk, I.V.; Indinger, T.: Transient Conjugate Heat Transfer of a Disk Rotating in Still Air. International Conference on Computational Heat and Mass Transfer, 2005, pp. 1-6 more… BibTeX

Misc.

  • Indinger, T.: Einfluss eines positiven Druckgradienten auf turbulente Grenzschichten an glatten und gerillten Oberflächen – Strömungsmechanik. Volume 1. Strömungsmechanik. Der Andere Verlag, 2005 more… BibTeX

2004

Journal Articles

  • Indinger, T.; Buschmann, M.H.; Grad-el-Hak, M.: Turbulent boundary layer in the vicinity of separation. Bulletin of the American Physical Society (Vol. 49, No. 9), 2004, p. 38 more… BibTeX
  • Indinger, T.; Shevchuk, V.: Transient laminar conjugate heat transfer of a rotating disk: theory and numerical simulations. International Jouranl of Heat and Mass Transfer (Vol. 47/14-16), 2004, pp. 3577-3581 more… BibTeX

Conference Papers

  • Indinger, T.; Hickel, S.; Adams, N.A.: 3D-Measurements in an Adverse-Pressure-Gradient Turbulent Boundary Layer over Smooth and Ribbed Surfaces. International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics [21st.], 2004 more… BibTeX
  • Indinger, T.; Shevchuk, I.V.: Self-Similar Solution and Numerical Simulations of Transient Conjugate Heat Transfer of a Rotating Disk. Annular scientific conference of the GAMM [75th], 2004 more… BibTeX

2003

Conference Papers

  • Indinger, T.: Einfluss von Oberflächenstrukturen von aerodynamisch hoch belasteten Verdichter- und Turbinengittern. STAB Workshop, 2003 more… BibTeX