Selected Publications

"Numerical investigation of nucleate boiling heat transfer on thin substrates: single bubble growth," with A. Sanna, C. Hutter, D.B.R. Kenning, T.G. Karayiannis, and K. Sefiane, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, accepted for publication, 2013.

"Steps towards the development of an experimentally verified simulation of pool nucleate boiling on a silicon wafer with artificial sites," with A. Sanna, D.B.R. Kenning, C. Hutter, K. Sefiane, A.J. Walton, I. Golobič, and E. Pavlovič, J. of Applied Thermal Engineering, 29(7), 1327-1337, 2009.

“Comparison of A Mechanistic Model for Nucleate Boiling with Experimental Spatio-Temporal Data,” with I. Golobic, E. Pavlovic, J. Von Hardenberg, M. Berry, D.B.R. Kenning and L.A. Smith, Trans. IchemE., Part A 82(A2), 1-10, 2004.

"Constructal Optimization of Internal Flow Geometry in Convective Heat Transfer," with A. Bejan, LA-UR-97-2376, ASME J. of Heat Transfer,120(2), 357-364, 1998.

"Nonlinear Dynamics in Boiling Phenomena," with D. Kenning and S. Shoji, invited paper, J. of Heat Transfer Society of Japan 35(1), 22-34, 1996.

"Non-linear Aspects of High Heat Flux Nucleate Boiling Heat Transfer," with P. Sadasivan and C. Unal, ASME J. of Heat Transfer 117(4), 981-989, 1995.

"Perspective: Issues in CHF Modeling -- The Need for New Experiments," with P. Sadasivan and C. Unal, ASME J. of Heat Transfer 117(3), 558-567, 1995.

"On the Hot-Spot-Controlled Critical Heat Flux Mechanism in Saturated Pool Boiling, Part III: The Influence of Dry Patch Shape and Multiple Patch Interaction," with C. Unal and P. Sadasivan, Proceedings of International Heat Transfer Conference 5, 171-176, 1994.

"Saturated Pool Nucleate Boiling Mechanisms at High Heat Fluxes," with K. O. Pasamehmetoglu, P. R. Chappidi, and C. Unal, Int. J. Heat & Mass Transfer 36(15), 3859-3868, 1993.

"Modeling of Reflooding," with G. Yadigaroglu, V. Teschendorff, Y. Murao, J. Kelly, and D. Bestion, Nuclear Eng. and Design. 145, 1-35, 1993.

"On the Hot-Spot-Controlled Critical Heat Flux Mechanism in Saturated Pool Boiling, Part II: The Influence of Contact Angle and Nucleation Site Density," with C. Unal and P. Sadasivan, ASME J. of Heat Transfer 115(3), 813-816, 1993.

"Unifying the Controlling Mechanisms for the Critical Heat Flux and Quenching: The Ability of Liquid to Contact the Hot Surface," with C. Unal and V. Daw, ASME J. of Heat Transfer 114(4), 972-982, 1992.

"Quenching Phenomena," with K. O. Pasamehmetoglu, Chapter 2 in Post-Dryout Heat Transfer, Multiphase Science and Technology series, Vol. 7, CRC Press, Boca Raton, 39-184, 1992.

"A Phenomenological Model of the Thermal Hydraulics of Convective Boiling During the Quenching of Hot Rod Bundles. Part I: Thermal Hydraulics Model," with C. Unal, ANS Proceedings HTC-Vol. 6, 21-31, 1992 National Heat Transfer Conference, San Diego, California, August, 1992.

"A Phenomenological Model of the Thermal Hydraulics of Convective Boiling During the Quenching of Hot Rod Bundles. Part II: Assessment of the Model with Steady-State and Transient Post-CHF Data," with C. Unal, ANS Proceedings HTC-Vol. 6, 32-43, 1992 National Heat Transfer Conference, San Diego, California, August., 1992.

"Possible Mechanisms of Macrolayer Formation," with P. Sadasivan, P. Chappidi, and C. Unal, Int. Comm. in Heat and Mass Transfer 19(6), 801-815, 1992.