Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. 2005
  2. 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

  3. On the effect of gravity in the distortion of evaporatively induced convective patterns in systems undergoing phase change

    Sefiane, K., 2005, European Low Gravity Research Association ELGRA Biennial Meeting and General Assembly.

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

  4. Recent advances on Critical Heat Flux modelling in pool boiling

    Hristov, Y., Sefiane, K., Zhao, D., Kenning, D. B. R. & Karayiannis, T. G., 2005, 9th Uk Heat Transfer Conference.

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

  5. 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

  6. Self-organised Marangoni motion at evaporating drops or in capillary menisci - thermohydrodynamical model

    Steinchen, A. & Sefiane, K., 2005, In : Journal of Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics. 30, 1, p. 39-51 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Self-organized Marangoni motion at evaporating drops or in capillary menisci–thermohydrodynamical model

    Steinchen, A. & Sefiane, K., 2005, In : Journal of Non-Equilibrium Thermodynamics. 30, 1, p. 39 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Temperature measurement near the triple line during phase change using Thermochromic Liquid Crystals thermography

    Buffone, C. & Sefiane, K., 2005, In : Experiments in fluids. 39, p. 99-110 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. The reflection of liquid droplets off hot surfaces

    Bertola, V. & Sefiane, K., 2005, Proc. 23rd UIT National Heat Transfer Conference, Parma, Italy, June 20-22.

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

  10. Experimental investigation of self-induced thermocapillary convection for an evaporating meniscus in capillary tubes using micro-particle image velocimetry

    Buffone, C., Sefiane, K. & Christy, JRE., May 2005, In : Physics of Fluids. 17, 5, 18 p., 052104.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Marangoni-driven instabilities of an evaporating liquid-vapor interface

    Buffone, C., Sefiane, K. & Easson, W., May 2005, In : Physical Review E. 71, 5, 8 p., 056302.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Temperature measurement near the triple line during phase change using thermochromic liquid crystal thermography

    Buffone, C. & Sefiane, K., Jul 2005, In : Experiments in fluids. 39, 1, p. 99-110 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Controlling secondary atomization during drop impact on hot surfaces by polymer additives

    Bertola, V. & Sefiane, K., Oct 2005, In : Physics of Fluids. 17, 10, 4 p., 108104.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. 2006
  15. Boiling and Two Phase Flow in a Microchannel

    Barber, J., Tadrist, L., Sefiane, K. & Brutin, D., 2006, International Topical Team Workshop on TWO-PHASE SYSTEMS FOR GROUND AND SPACE APPLICATIONS, September 19-21, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Brussels, Belgium.

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

  16. Discussion Panel on Heat Transfer Education

    Simon, T., Chandra, S., Kulacki, F. & Sefiane, K., 2006, Proc. of the 13th International Heat Transfer Conference, Sydney Australia, August 13-18.

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

  17. Experimental Investigation of the Effect of the Ambient Gas on Evaporating Sessile Drops

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2006, Second International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids, 25-28 July, 2006, Aveiro- Portugal.

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

  18. Experimental Investigation of the Effect of the Ambient Gas on Evaporating Sessile Drops

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2006, In : Defect and Diffusion Forum. 258, 260, p. 461-468 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Critical Heat Flux including EHD Enhancement

    Zhao, D., Hristov, Y., Kenning, D. B. R., Sefiane, K. & Karayiannis, T., 2006, ECI International Conference on Boiling Heat Transfer, Spoleto, Italy.

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

  20. Experimental investigation of the effect of the ambient gas on evaporating sessile drops

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2006, Diffusion in Solids and Liquids. Ochsner, A. & Gracio, J. (eds.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 461-468 8 p. (DEFECT AND DIFFUSION FORUM; vol. 258-260).

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

  21. Gravitational effects on evaporative convection at microscale

    Sefiane, K., 2006, In : Microgravity Science and Technology. 18, 3-4, p. 25-28 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Influence of substrate thermal properties on the evaporation of water under reduced pressure.

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., 2006, Congrès Français de Thermique,16-19 May, Ile de Rey, France.

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

  23. Investigation into the Effect of Non Uniform Temperature

    Cummins, G., Bogojevic, D., Walton, A. J. & Sefiane, K., 2006, Micro and Nanoscale Flows, Advancing the Engineering Science and Design, 7 – 8 December Glasgow, UK.

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

  24. Investigation of evaporation and diffusion phenomena

    Bennacer, R. & Sefiane, K., 2006, 33.Second International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids, 25-28 July, 2006, Aveiro- Portugal.

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

  25. Modelling of heat and fluid flow during the evaporation of volatile drops on hot substrates

    Sefiane, K. & Cameron, J., 2006, In : Progress in Computational Fluid Dynamics. 6, 6, p. 363-370 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. On the Dynamics of Wetting of Water-Methanol Volatile Sessile Drops on Smooth Substrates

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2006, In : Defect and Diffusion Forum. 258, 260, p. 469-473 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. On the Dynamics of Wetting of Water-Methanol Volatile Sessile Drops on Smooth Substrates

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2006, 33.Second International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids, 25-28 July, 2006, Aveiro- Portugal.

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

  30. On the Evaporation of a Liquid Droplet

    Dunn, G., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B., David, S. & Sefiane, K., 2006, The 14th European Conference on Mathematics for Industry (ECMI 2006), MADRID, on July 10th to 14th, Spain.

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

  31. On the dynamics of wetting of water-methanol volatile sessile drops on smooth substrates

    David, S., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2006, Diffusion in Solids and Liquids. Ochsner, A. & Gracio, J. (eds.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 469-473 5 p. (DEFECT AND DIFFUSION FORUM; vol. 258-260).

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

  32. The Effect of Substrate Conductivity on the Evaporation of a Fluid Droplet

    Wilson, S. K., Dunn, G., Duffy, B., David, S. & Sefiane, K., 2006, 59th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 19–21, Tampa Bay, Florida.

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

  33. 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

  34. 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

  35. 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

  36. 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

  37. 2007
  38. A theoretical model of evaporating sessile drops

    Dunn, G., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B., David, S. & Sefiane, K., 2007, 17th British Applied Mathematics Colloquium, Bristol, 17-19 April 2007.

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

  39. Analysis of the diffusion model for sessile drops evaporating under reduced pressure and the influence of the properties of the substrate and ambient atmosphere

    Sefiane, K., David, S., Dunn, G., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B., 2007, International Workshop Bubble and Drop Interfaces, Granada, Spain, March 25-28.

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

  40. CRITICAL ANALYSIS AND IMPROVEMENT OF A MECHANISTIC MULTI-SITE MODEL FOR POOL NUCLEATE BOILING

    Sanna, A., Kenning, D., Pavlovic, E., Golobic, I., Sefiane, K., Karayiannis, T. & Nelson, R. A., 2007, Proceedings of the 10th UK Heat Transfer Conference, Edinburgh 10-11 Spetembre 2007.

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

  41. Diffusion-evaporation studies of binary mixtures in capillary tubes

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K. & Clarke, J., 2007, The 3rd International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids.

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

  42. Evaporatively Driven Thermal Patterns In Volatile Drops

    Sefiane, K. & Moffat, J. R., 2007, Euromech 490 Workshop 'Dynamics And Stability Of Thin Liquid Films and Slender Jets.

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

  43. Experimental investigation of flow instabilities during flow boiling in microchannels

    Barber, J., Tadrist, L., Brutin, D. & Sefiane, K., 2007, Congrès SFT 2007, Société Française de Thermique, 29 mai - 1er juin - les Embiez, France.

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

  44. Experimental studies of nanofluid droplets in spray cooling

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K. & Kennedy, A., 2007, The 10th UK Heat Transfer Conference.

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

  45. Hydrodynamics, Heat Transfer and Infrared Measurements During Flow Boiling instabilities in a single Microchannel

    Barber, J., Sefiane, K., Brutin, D. & Tadrist, L., 2007, proceedings of the 10th UK Heat Transfer Conference, September 10th, 2007, Edinburgh,UK.

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

  46. INFLUENCE OF THE SUBSTRATE THERMAL CONDUCTIVITY ON EVAPORATING SESSILE DROPS UNDER REDUCED PRESSURE

    David, S., Sefiane, K., Dunn, G., Wilson, S. K. & Duffy, B., 2007, International Workshop Bubble and Drop Interfaces, Granada, Spain, March 25-28.

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

  47. Intefacial Instabilities In Evaporating Drops

    Moffat, J. R., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O. K., 2007, APS - 60th Annual Meeting of the Divison of Fluid Dynamics.

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

  48. Investigation of evaporation and diffusion phenomena in porous media

    Bennacer, R. & Sefiane, K., 2007, DIFFUSION IN SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS: HEAT TRANSFER - MICROSTRUCTURE & PROPERTIES. Ochsner, A. & Gracio, J. (eds.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 215-222 8 p. (Materials Science Forum; vol. 553).

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

  49. Mathematical Modelling of Evaporating Drops

    Dunn, G., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B., David, S. & Sefiane, K., 2007, 7th European Coating Symposium, 12th - 14th September 2007, Paris, France.

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

  50. 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

  51. Pool boiling investigations on silicon with artificial cavities, immersed in FC-72.

    Hutter, C., Sefiane, K., Walton, A. J., Karayiannis, T. G. & Kenning, D. B. R., 2007, 10th UK National Heat Transfer Conference.

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

  52. 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

  53. Spreading of naoparticle-laden fluids

    Craster, R., Matar, O. K. & Sefiane, K., 2007, EUROMECH 490 WORKSHOP, 'Dynamics and Stability of Thin Liquid Films and Slender Jets', Imperial College 19-21 September 2007.

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