Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. Simulation and Design of a non-adiabatic multiphase microreactor for the direct fluorination of toluene

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2002, Process Innovation and Process Intensification (P1)2 Conference.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  2. Simulation and Design of a non-adiabatic multiphase microreaction

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2003, Chemical reaction engineering IX: Meeting the challenges of new technology.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  3. Simulation and Design of Non-adiabatic Multiphase Microreactor

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2003, In : International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering. 1, p. A45

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Multiphase mass transport in mini/micro-channels microreactor

    Schuster, A., Sefiane, K. & Ponton, J., May 2008, In : Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 86, 5A, p. 527-534 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. Self-Excited Hydrothermal Waves IN Evaporating Sessile Drops

    Sefiane, K., Moffat, J. R., Matar, O. K. & Craster, R., Jan 2008, In : Applied Physics Letters. 93, 7, p. 74103 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. On the Dynamic Capillary Effects in the Wetting and Evaporation process of Binary Drops

    Sefiane, K., 2006, In : Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing. 1, 3, p. 267-276 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Thoughts on some outstanding issues in the physics of equilibrium wetting and conceptual understanding of contact lines

    Sefiane, K., Aug 2011, In : European Physical Journal - Special Topics. 197, 1, p. 151-157 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. On the thermocapillary effects in the evaporation of a meniscus from a capillary tube

    Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 2002, Proc. of the 12th Int. Heat and Mass Transfer conf.. p. 4 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  9. On The Role Of Thermal Instabilities In The Evaporation Of Volatile Sessile Drops

    Sefiane, K. & Moffat, J. R., 2007, 10th UK National Heat Transfer Conference.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  10. Effect of non-ionic surfactant on wetting behaviour of an evaporating drop under reduced pressure environment

    Sefiane, K., 2004, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science . 27, 2, p. 411-419 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. On the Effect of pH on Spreading of Surfactant Solutions on Hydrophobic Surfaces

    Sefiane, K., Shanahan, M. E. R. & Radulovic, J., Apr 2009, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 332, 2, p. 497-504 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. An Expression for Droplets Evapoation Incorporating Thermal Effects

    Sefiane, K. & Bennacer, R., Jan 2011, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 667, p. 260-271 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Simulation of Evaporation of a Sessile Drop Using a Diffuse Interface Model

    Sefiane, K., Ding, H., Kirti, S. & Matar, O. K., 25 Nov 2008, 61st Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 23-25, San Antonio, Texas, USA.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  14. On the effect of the atmosphere on the evaporation of sessile droplets of water

    Sefiane, K., Wilson, S. K., David, S., Dunn, G. J. & Duffy, B. R., Jun 2009, In : Physics of Fluids. 21, 6, 9 p., 062101.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. Recent advances on thermocapillary flows and interfacial conditions during the evaporation of liquids

    Sefiane, K. & Ward, C. A., 31 Oct 2007, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 134-35, p. 201-223 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. On the interaction of the evaporation and the thermocapillary convection in capillary tubes

    Sefiane, K., Bennacer, R. & Ganaoui, M. E., 2004, In : MECANIQUEINDUSTRIES. 5, 5, p. 575-581 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Contact Line Motion and Dynamic Wetting of Nano-fluid Solutions

    Sefiane, K., Skilling, J. & MacGillivray, J., Jan 2008, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 138, 2, p. 101-120 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Spreading and Wetting Behaviour of Trisiloxanes

    Sefiane, K., Shanahan, M. E. R. & Radulovica, J., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Bionic Engineering. 6, 4, p. 341-349 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Experimental investigation of the de-pinning phenomenon on rough surfaces of volatile drops

    Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., Apr 2006, In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 33, 4, p. 482-490 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. On the diffusion-evaporation effects in the wetting mechanisms of binary volatile droplets

    Sefiane, K. & Duursma, G., 2005, First International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids. p. 5 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  21. Non-steady boiling in microgravity

    Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 1995, In : Microgravity Science and Technology. 8, 3, p. 180-187 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Nanofluids droplets evaporation kinetics and wetting dynamics on rough heated substrates

    Sefiane, K. & Bennacer, R., 2009, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 147-148, p. 263-271 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. The coupling between evaporation and adsorbed surfactant accumulation and its effect on the wetting and spreading behaviour of volatile drops on a hot surface

    Sefiane, K., 16 May 2006, In : Journal of Petroleum Science and Engineering. 51, 3-4, p. 238-252 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Nano-fluid Droplets Evaporation Kinetics and Wetting Dynamics on Flat Substrates

    Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Jan 2009, In : Journal of Nano Research. 7, p. 75-80 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Role of microscale heat transfer in understanding flow boiling heat transfer and its enhancement

    Sefiane, K. & Wadekar, VV., 2005, Microscale Heat Transfer: Fundamentals and Applications. Kakac, S., Vasiliev, LL., Bayazitoglu, Y. & Yener, Y. (eds.). DORDRECHT: Springer Japan, p. 429-444 16 p. (NATO SCIENCE SERIES, SERIES II: MATHEMATICS, PHYSICS AND CHEMISTRY; vol. 193).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  26. Thermal patterns and hydrothermal waves (HTWs) in volatile drops

    Sefiane, K., Fukatani, Y., Takata, Y. & Kim, J., 6 Aug 2013, In : Langmuir. 29, 31, p. 9750-60 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Effect of Pressure and Temperature on the Wetting Behaviour of Volatile Drops

    Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2004, The Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF). p. 8 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  28. A new approach and perspectives in the modeling of the critical heat flux

    Sefiane, K., 2000, 2000 National Heat Transfer Conference, ASME, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  29. Role of Microscale heat transfer investigations in the understanding and enhancement of microscale heat transfer

    Sefiane, K. & Wadekar, V. V., 2004, NATO Advanced Study Institute on MICROSCALE HEAT TRANSFER-FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONS IN BIOLOGICAL AND MICROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, Altin Yunus-Çesme, Izmir-Türkiye/Turkey.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  30. On interfacial Instabilities During The Evaporation Of Sessile Drops

    Sefiane, K. & Moffat, J. R., 2008, Eurotherm 2008.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  31. Modelling of the growth and detachment of a vapour bubble and the effect of an electric field in the nucleate boiling regime

    Sefiane, K., Hristov, Y., Kenning, D. B. R., Karayiannis, T. G. & Zhao, D., 2006, 13th International Heat Transfer Conference, 13-18 August, SYdney, Australia.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  32. On the Formation of Regular Patterns from Drying Droplets and Their Potential Use for Bio-Medical Applications

    Sefiane, K., Sep 2010, In : Journal of Bionic Engineering. 7, p. S82-S93 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. A new approach in the modeling of the critical heat flux and enhancement techniques

    Sefiane, K., 2001, In : AIChE Journal. 47, 11, p. 2402-2412 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Wetting and phase change: Opportunities and challenges

    Sefiane, K., Shanahan, M. E. R. & Antoni, M., Aug 2011, In : Current opinion in colloid & interface science. 16, 4, p. 317-325 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

  35. Wetting and Evaporation of Binary Mixture Drops

    Sefiane, K., David, S. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Jan 2008, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 112, p. 11317-11323 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Investigation of Spreading of Surfactant Mixtures

    Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Jan 2009, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 64/14, p. 3227-3235 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Recent Advances in Phase Change and Interfacial Conditions

    Sefiane, K., 2 Jul 2008, 6th Annual Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics Conference.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  38. Patterns from drying drops

    Sefiane, K., Apr 2014, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 206, p. 372-381 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Experimental Investigation of Wetting of a binary Volatile Sessile Drop

    Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2003, The Space Technology and Applications International Forum (STAIF). p. 7 1 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  40. Effect of surfactants on the wetting behaviour of volatile drops

    Sefiane, K., 2004, International Workshop, Bubble and Drop Interfaces.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  41. On the role of structural disjoining pressure and contact line pinning in critical heat flux enhancement during boiling of nanofluids

    Sefiane, K., 24 Jul 2006, In : Applied Physics Letters. 89, 4, 3 p., 044106.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Recent advances on thermocapillary flows and interfacial conditions

    Sefiane, K. & Ward, C. A., 2007, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 134-135, p. 201-223 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Experimental study of evaporating Water-Ethanol mixture sessile drop: influence of concentration

    Sefiane, K., Tadrist, L. & Douglas, M., 2003, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 46, p. 4527-4534 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. The Role of Diffusion in Superspreading

    Sefiane, K., Shanahan, M. E. R. & Radulovica, J., 1 Mar 2011, In : Journal of Adhesion Science and Technology. 25, 12, p. 1361-1370 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. On Hydrothermal Waves Observed During Evaporation of Sessile Droplets

    Sefiane, K., Steinchen, A. & Moffat, J. R., Aug 2010, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 365, 1-3, p. 95-108 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. Self-excited hydrothermal waves in evaporating sessile drops

    Sefiane, K., Moffat, J. R., Matar, O. K. & Craster, R. V., 18 Aug 2008, In : Applied Physics Letters. 93, 7, 3 p., 074103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Special issue: 10th UK Heat Transfer Conference

    Sefiane, K. & Kew, P., May 2009, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 29, 7, p. 1275-1275 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  48. Two-phase investigation of hydrothermal waves in saturated atmosphere

    Sefiane, K., Saenz, P., Valluri, P., Karapetsas, G. & Matar, O., Nov 2012, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Bulletin 2012. San Diego

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

  49. A new mechanism for pool boiling crisis, recoil instability and contact angle influence

    Sefiane, K., Benielli, D. & Steinchen, A., 1998, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 142, p. 361-373 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  50. Thermal effects in the splashing of drops under a reduced pressure environment

    Sefiane, K., 5 May 2006, In : Physical Review Letters. 96, 17, p. 179401 1 p., 179401.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial