Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. 2010
  2. 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

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 2011
  10. 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

  11. 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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. 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

  16. 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

  17. 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

  18. 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

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. 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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. 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

  29. A perturbation method for solving the micro-region heat transfer problem

    Benselama, A. M., Harmand, S. & Sefiane, K., Oct 2011, In : Physics of Fluids. 23, 10, p. - 17 p., 102103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 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

  31. 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

  32. Convective rolls and hydrothermal waves in evaporating sessile drops

    Karapetsas, G., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O., Nov 2011, APS/DFD Fall Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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

  33. Numerical study of thermocapillary instabilities in evaporating annular pools and sessile droplets

    Saenz, P., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K., Karapetsas, G. & Matar, O., Nov 2011, APS/DFD Fall Meeting, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

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

  34. Unsteady-state fluctuations analysis during bubble growth in a "rectangular" microchannel

    Barber, J., Brutin, D., Sefiane, K., Gardarein, J. L. & Tadrist, L., Nov 2011, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 54, 23-24, p. 4784-4795 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. Stick-Slip of Evaporating Droplets: Substrate Hydrophobicity and Nanoparticle Concentration

    Orejon, D., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 1 Nov 2011, In : Langmuir. 27, 21, p. 12834-12843 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Equilibrium profile of extended isothermal meniscus with gravity inclination effect

    Benselama, A. M., Harmand, S. & Sefiane, K., 5 Nov 2011, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 391, 1-3, p. 158-169 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Reactions of dipolar bio-molecules in nano-capsules - example of folding-unfolding process

    Sanfeld, A., Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 14 Nov 2011, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 169, 1, p. 26-39 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. 2012
  39. The Flow Characteristics of an Evaporating Ethanol Water Mixture Droplet on a Glass Substrate

    Hamamoto, Y., Christy, J. R. E. & Sefiane, K., 2012, In : Journal of thermal science and technology. 7, 3, p. 425-436 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Flow boiling in high-aspect ratio mini- and micro-channels with FC-72 and ethanol: Experimental results and heat transfer correlation assessments

    Wang, Y., Sefiane, K. & Harmand, S., Jan 2012, In : Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science. 36, p. 93-106 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Monolith formation and ring-stain suppression in low-pressure evaporation of poly(ethylene oxide) droplets

    Baldwin, K. A., Roest, S., Fairhurst, D. J., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Mar 2012, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 695, p. 321-329 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Effects of heat flux, vapour quality, channel hydraulic diameter on flow boiling heat transfer in variable aspect ratio micro-channels using transparent heating

    Wang, Y. & Sefiane, K., Apr 2012, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 55, 9-10, p. 2235-2243 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. Nucleation site interaction between artificial cavities during nucleate pool boiling on silicon with integrated micro-heater and temperature micro-sensors

    Hutter, C., Sefiane, K., Karayiannis, T. G., Walton, A. J., Nelson, R. A. & Kenning, D. B. R., May 2012, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 55, 11-12, p. 2769-2778 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Thermocapillary effects on steadily evaporating contact line: A perturbative local analysis

    Benselama, A. M., Harmand, S. & Sefiane, K., Jul 2012, In : Physics of Fluids. 24, 7, 38 p., 072105.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. Convective Rolls and Hydrothermal Waves in Evaporating Sessile Drops

    Karapetsas, G., Matar, O. K., Valluri, P. & Sefiane, K., 7 Aug 2012, In : Langmuir. 28, 31, p. 11433-11439 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. On phase-change in thermocapillary flows

    Saenz, P., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K., 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

  47. 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

  48. 2013
  49. Wetting & Evaporation of Sessile Drops: Some Fundamental Parameters

    Shanahan, M. E. R., Sefiane, K., Moffat, J. R., Orejon Mantecon, D., Koutsos, V. & Askounis, A., 2013, p. 20-21. 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  50. Structural transitions in a ring stain created at the contact line of evaporating nanosuspension sessile drops

    Askounis, A., Sefiane, K., Koutsos, V. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Jan 2013, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics. 87, 1, 8 p., 012301.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Bubble dynamics and flow instabilities in microchannels

    Bogojevic, D., Sefiane, K., Duursma, G. & Walton, A. J., Mar 2013, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 58, 1-2, p. 663-675 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Single bubble geometry evolution in micro-scale space

    Wang, Y. & Sefiane, K., May 2013, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 67, p. 31-40 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Young-Lippmann equation revisited for nano-suspensions

    Orejon, D., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 20 May 2013, In : Applied Physics Letters. 102, 20, 3 p., 201601.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. 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