Isaac   Choutapalli

Associate Professor  

Office: EENGR 3.230
Phone: (956) 665-5220
Email: isaac.cho@utrgv.edu

Dr. Isaac Choutapalli





Selected Publications


  • Isaac Choutapalli. "A PIV Study of SARL Turbulence Intensity," Dayton, OH: 2017.

  • Isaac Choutapalli, Tina Reynolds, Robert Guyton, and Carl Tilmann. "Optimal Filtering of Hotwire Anemometry Data Using Multi Level Wavelet Decomposition," San Diego, CA: 2016: 1539.

  • J. Calzada and Isaac Choutapalli. "Pressure Field of a Turbulent Pulsed Jet," Atlanta, GA: 2014: 3099.

  • O. Huerta, Isaac Choutapalli, and D. Moreno. "Proper Orthogonal Decomposition of a Turbulent Pulsed Jet," Atlanta, GA: 2014: 3249.

  • Isaac Choutapalli. "Effect of Strouhal Number on the Characteristics of a Turbulent Unsteady Jet," Los Angeles, CA: 2013: 4378.

  • Isaac Choutapalli, Robert Freeman, and Young-Gil Park. "Challenge-Based-Instruction in Measurements and Instrumentation," San Antonio, TX: 2012: 3773.

  • Isaac Choutapalli, A. Krothapalli, and M. Alkislar. "Pulsed Jet Ejector Characteristics," Journal of Propulsion and Power 28, no. 2 (2012).

  • Susan Ritchey, Matthew Solom, Oren Draznin, Isaac Choutapalli, and Karen Vierow. "Flooding Experiments with Steam and Water in a Large Diameter Vertical Tube," Journal of Nuclear Technology 175, no. 3 (2011): 529.

  • Isaac Choutapalli and Karen Vierow. "Effect of air inlet geometry on flooding in a large diameter vertical tube," Nuclear Engineering and Design 240, no. 10 (2010): 3677.

  • Isaac Choutapalli. "Effect of Mach Number on the Thrust Augmentation and Flow Field of Pulsed Jets With and Without an Ejector," Philadelphia, PA: 2010: 0040.



Selected Grants and Fellowships


  • Isaac Choutapalli. Time Resolved Three Component Particle Image Velocimetry & Laser Induced Phoshorescence (3C PIV-LIP) System for Turbulence and Flow Transitions Studies, Office of Naval Research, $545,157.00 (2017 - 2018)

  • Isaac Choutapalli. Travel Grant, UTRGV, $500.00 (2011 - 2012)

  • Isaac Choutapalli. Design and Development of Wire-Winding Machine., Delta Heat, $8,000.00 (August 2011 - August 2012)

  • Isaac Choutapalli. Wire Winding Machine, Delta Heat LLC, $10,000.00 (September 2011 - May 2012)



Selected Presentations


  • Isaac Choutapalli, N. Williams, M. Solom, O. Draznin, and K. Vierow. "Flooding Experiments with Steam and Water in a Large Diameter Vertical Tube," 13th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal Hydraulics (NURETH-13, Kanazawa, Japan (September 2009)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, R Kumar, and A. Krothapalli. "Flow Field and Noise Characteristics of a Pulsed Jet," International Symposium on Recent Advances in Combustion and Noise Control for Propulsion, Office of Naval Research, Hawaii (December 2008)

  • Isaac Choutapalli. "Particle Image Velocimetry Applications for Two-Phase Flows," Department of Nuclear Engineering Seminar, Texas A&M University, Austin, Texas (October 2008)

  • Isaac Choutapalli. "Flow Field Characteristics of a Pulsed Jet," Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico (July 2008)

  • Isaac Choutapalli and Anjaneyulu Krothapalli. "A PIV Study of a Confined Pulsed Jet," 9th International Symposium on Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization, Tallahassee, Florida (September 2007)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, A. Krothapalli, and L. Lourenco. "Pulsed Jet Ejector Characteristics," 44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada (January 2006)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, A. Krothapalli, and L. Lourenco. "Pulsed Jet Ejector Characteristics," 44th AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada (January 2006)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, A. Krothapalli, and L. Lourenco. "A PIV Study of a Pulsed Jet," 8th International Symposium on Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization, Chengdu, China (August 2005)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, A. Krothapalli, and L. Lourenco. "A PIV Study of a Pulsed Jet," 8th International Symposium on Fluid Control, Measurement and Visualization, Chengdu, China (August 2005)

  • Isaac Choutapalli, M. Alkislar, A. Krothapalli, and L. Lourenco. ""An Experimental Study of a Pulsed Jet Ejector," 43rd AIAA Aerospace Sciences Meeting and Exhibit, Reno, Nevada (January 2005)

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