Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. 2011
  2. Experimental and theoretical investigation of the evaporation and stability of a meniscus in a flat micro-channel

    Harmand, S., Sefiane, K., Lancial, N. & Benselama, A. M., Oct 2011, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 50, 10, p. 1845-1852 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. On the effects of thermocapillary driven oscillations on bubble growth during boiling of FC-72 on a thin wire

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K., Jiang, F., Duff, S. & Beji, H., Oct 2011, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 50, 10, p. 1809-1819 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Capillary rise of superspreaders

    Radulovic, J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 15 Sep 2011, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 361, 2, p. 643-648 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  5. An order of magnitude increase in flow velocity driven by mass conservation during the evaporation of sessile drops

    Hamamoto, Y., Christy, J. & Sefiane, K., 4 Sep 2011, Proceedings of the 4th International Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale. Fukuoka, Japan

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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. Use of IR Thermography To Investigate Heated Droplet Evaporation and Contact Line Dynamics

    Fabien, G., Antoni, M. & Sefiane, K., 7 Jun 2011, In : Langmuir. 27, 11, p. 6744-6752 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  9. Flow Transition within an Evaporating Binary Mixture Sessile Drop

    Christy, J., Hamamoto, Y. & Sefiane, K., 20 May 2011, In : Physical Review Letters. 106, 20, 4 p., 205701 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Investigation of boiling and bubble confinement in a high aspect ratio micro-channel

    Wang, Y., Sefiane, K. & Bennacer, R., Apr 2011, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 31, 5, p. 610-618 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Nanoparticle deposits near the contact line of pinned volatile droplets: size and shape revealed by atomic force microscopy

    Askounis, A., Orejon, D., Koutsos, V., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Apr 2011, In : Soft Matter. 7, 9, p. 4152-4155 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. Nano-encapsulation as high pressure devices for folding-unfolding proteins

    Steinchen, A., Sefiane, K. & Sanfeld, A., 15 Mar 2011, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 355, 2, p. 509-511 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  13. Order-of-magnitude increase in flow velocity driven by mass conservation during the evaporation of sessile drops

    Hamamoto, Y., Christy, J. & Sefiane, K., 11 Mar 2011, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics. 83, 5, 5 p., 051602 .

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Experimental Investigation of Non-Uniform Heating Effect on Flow Boiling Instabilities in a Microchannel Based Heat Sink

    Bogojevic, D., Sefiane, K., Walton, A., lin, H., Kenning, D. B. R. & Karayiannis, T. G., 1 Mar 2011, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 50/3, p. 309-324 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. Dependence of Volatile Droplet Lifetime on the Hydrophobicity of the Substrate

    Shanahan, M. E. R. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2011, In : Langmuir. 27, 8, p. 4572-4577 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Selected Papers from the Second Micro and Nano Flows Conference, SEP 01-02 2009 Brunel University, London, England

    Karayiannis, T. G., Collins, M. W. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2011, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 1, p. 1521-0537 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. Confined Bubble and Heat Transfer during Flow Boiling In a High Aspect Ratio Mini-Channel

    Wang, Y. & Sefiane, K., 2011, DIFFUSION IN SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS VI, PTS 1 AND 2. Ochsner, A., Murch, GE. & Delgado, JMP. (eds.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 548-553 6 p.

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

  20. Drying and deposition of poly(ethylene oxide) droplets determined by Peclet number

    Baldwin, K. A., Granjard, M., Willmer, D. I., Sefiane, K. & Fairhurst, D. J., 2011, In : Soft Matter. 7, 17, p. 7819-7826 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Experimental Investigation of the Evaporation and Stability of a Meniscus in a Flat Microchannel

    Harmand, S., Sefiane, K., Bennacer, R. & Lancial, N., 2011, DIFFUSION IN SOLIDS AND LIQUIDS VI, PTS 1 AND 2. Ochsner, A., Murch, GE. & Delgado, JMP. (eds.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 1178-1183 6 p.

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

  22. Selected Papers from the Second Micro & Nano Flows Conference

    Karayiannis, T. G., Collins, M. W. & Sefiane, K., 2011, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 32, 13-14, p. 1099-1100 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  23. 2010
  24. A Study of the Velocity Field during Evaporation of Sessile Water and Water/Ethanol Drops

    Christy, J., Sefiane, K. & Munro, E., Dec 2010, In : Journal of Bionic Engineering. 7, 4, p. 321-328 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Bubble confinement in flow boiling of FC-72 in a "rectangular" microchannel of high aspect ratio

    Barber, J., Brutin, D., Sefiane, K. & Tadrist, L., Nov 2010, In : Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science. 34, 8, p. 1375-1388 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Contact Line Dynamics of Sessile Nanofluid Droplets under Inert and Saturated Atmospheres

    Jack, S., Sefiane, K., Valluri, P. & Matar, O. K., Nov 2010, APS/DFD Fall Meeting, Long Beach, CA, USA.

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

  27. Hydrothermal Waves in Evaporating Annular Pools and Sessile Drops Using DNS

    Karapetsas, G., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O., Nov 2010, APS/DFD Fall Meeting Long Beach, CA, USA.

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

  28. A Study of the Velocity Field During Evaporation of Sessile Water and Water/Ethanol Drops

    Christy, J., Sefiane, K. & Munro, E., 16 Sep 2010, 3rd International Conference of Bionic Engineering (ICBE'10), Zhuhai, China.

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

  29. Ageing of trisiloxane solutions

    Radulovic, J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 15 Sep 2010, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 65, 18, p. 5251-5255 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 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

  31. Dynamics of Trisiloxane Wetting: Effects of Diffusion and Surface Hydrophobicity

    Radulovic, J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 19 Aug 2010, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 114, 32, p. 13620-13629 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. 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

  33. Advancing and receding contact lines on patterned structured surfaces

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K. & David, S., May 2010, In : Chemical Engineering Research and Design. 88, 5-6, p. 737-743 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Experimental pool boiling investigations of FC-72 on silicon with artificial cavities and integrated temperature microsensors

    Hutter, C., Kenning, D. B. R., Sefiane, K., Karayiannis, T. G., Lin, H., Cummins, G. & Walton, A. J., May 2010, In : Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science. 34, 4, p. 422-433 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Infrared Thermography Investigation of an Evaporating Sessile Water Droplet on Heated Substrates

    Girard, F., Antoni, M. & Sefiane, K., 6 Apr 2010, In : Langmuir. 26, 7, p. 4576-4580 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Adsorption at the solid–liquid interface as the source of contact angle dependence on the curvature of the three-phase line

    Ward, C. A. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2010, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 161, 1-2, p. 171–180 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. INFRA-RED Thermography Investigation of an Evaporating Sessile Water Droplet on Heated Substrates

    Girard, F., Antoni, M. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2010, In : Langmuir. 26/7, p. 4576-4580 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. On the Effect of an Atmosphere of Nitrogen on the Evaporation of Sessile Droplets of Water

    Wilson, S. K., Sefiane, K., David, S., Dunn, G. J. & Duffy, B. R., 2010, PROGRESS IN INDUSTRIAL MATHEMATICS AT ECMI 2008. Fitt, AD., Norbury, J., Ockendon, H. & Wilson, RE. (eds.). BERLIN: Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg, p. 611-616 6 p. (Mathematics in Industry; vol. 15).

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

  39. PRESSURE DROP AND TWO PHASE FLOW DURING BOILING OF FC-72 IN A HIGH ASPECT RATIO MICRO-CHANNEL

    Wang, Y., Sefiane, K. & Bennacer, R., 2010, PROCEEDINGS OF THE ASME INTERNATIONAL HEAT TRANSFER CONFERENCE - 2010, VOL 1. NEW YORK: American Society for Mechanical Engineers, p. 727-734 8 p.

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

  40. Spreading Exponents: Dynamics of Trisiloxane Wetting of Hydrophobic Surfaces

    Radulovic, J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2010, DEFECTS AND DIFFUSION IN SEMICONDUCTORS: AN ANNUAL RETROSPECTIVE XII. Fisher, DJ. (ed.). STAFA-ZURICH: TRANS TECH PUBLICATIONS LTD, p. 139-145 7 p. (Defect and Diffusion Forum Series; vol. 303-304).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  41. 2009
  42. Biomimetic Approaches to Functional Surfaces, Surface Wetting and Fluids Drag Reduction

    Yan, Y., Li, J. & Sefiane, K., Dec 2009, In : Journal of Bionic Engineering. 6, 4, p. I-II 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  43. 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

  44. Two-phase flow instabilities in a silicon microchannels heat sink

    Bogojevic, D., Sefiane, K., Walton, A. J., Lin, H. & Cummins, G., Oct 2009, In : International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow. 30, 5, p. 854-867

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. INFRA-RED Thermography Investigation of an Evaporating Sessile Water Droplet on Heated Substrates

    Girard, F., Antoni, M. & Sefiane, K., 25 Sep 2009, International Workshop Bubble and Drop Interfaces.

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

  46. Spreading and Wetting Behaviour of Trisiloxanes

    Radulovic, J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 15 Sep 2009, 1st International Symposium on Biomimetric Functional Surfaces With Fluids Interactions (Biomimetic FSFI '09).

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

  47. An Investigation of Thermocapillary Convection in Sub-cooled Boiling of FC-72 on a Wire

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K. & Cocard, N., 8 Sep 2009, The 11th UK National Heat Transfer Conference 2009.

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

  48. Ehd Enhancement of Boiling Heat Transfer and Chf with Hcfc 123 and Hfc 43-10 Mee

    Zhao, D., Karayiannis, T. G., Kenning, D. B. R. & Sefiane, K., 8 Sep 2009, 11th UK Heat Transfer Conference.

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

  49. Pinning/De-Pinning of Contact Lines of Nanofluids, Effect of Sustrate Hydrophobicity, Particulate Material and Concentration

    Moffat, J. R., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 8 Sep 2009, 11th UK Heat Transfer Conference.

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

  50. Investigation of a Single Vapour Bubble Confined Between Superheated or Subcooled Parallel Plates

    Wang, Y., Sefiane, K., Barber, J. & Wilson, S. K., 2 Sep 2009, 2nd Micro and Nano Flows Conference (MNF2009).

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

  51. Velocity Measurement During Evaporation of Seeded, Sessile Drops on Heated Surfaces

    Christy, J., Sefiane, K. & Benoit, R., 2 Sep 2009, 2nd Micro and Nano Flows Conference (MNF2009), Brunel University.

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

  52. Effect of TiO2 Nanoparticles on Contact Line Stick-Slip Behavior of Volatile Drops

    Moffat, J. R., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2 Jul 2009, In : Journal of Physical Chemistry B. 113, 26, p. 8860-8866 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. 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