Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. 2013
  2. Investigation of Heat Transfer Enhancement in microchannels using nanofluids

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K., Dehaene, A., Harmand, S. & Wang, Y., 2 Sep 2013.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  3. Linear and nonlinear stability of hydrothermal waves in planar liquid layers driven by thermocapillarity

    Saenz, P. J., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K., Karapetsas, G. & Matar, O. K., 18 Sep 2013, In : Physics of Fluids. 25, 9, 25 p., 094101.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. Comment on "Increased Evaporation Kinetics of Sessile Droplets by Using Nanoparticles"

    Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sefiane, K., 1 Oct 2013, In : Langmuir. 29, 39, p. 12328-12329 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  5. Evaporation of nanofluid droplets with applied DC potential

    Orejon, D., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 1 Oct 2013, In : Journal of Colloid and Interface Science. 407, p. 29-38 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Erratum: Structural transitions in a ring stain created at the contact line of evaporating nanosuspension sessile drops (Physical Review E (2013) 87 (012301) DOI:10.1103/PhysRevE.87.012301)

    Askounis, A., Sefiane, K., Koutsos, V. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 24 Oct 2013, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics. 88, 4, 1 p., 049903.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Source of Temperature and Pressure Pulsations during Sessile Droplet Evaporation into Multicomponent Atmospheres

    Persad, A. H., Sefiane, K. & Ward, C. A., 29 Oct 2013, In : Langmuir. 29, 43, p. 13239-13250 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Dynamics of evaporating sessile droplets

    Saenz, P. J., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K., Karapetsas, G., Kim, J. & Matar, O., Nov 2013, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Bulletin. Pittsburgh

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

  9. Vertical coalescence during nucleate boiling from a single artificial cavity

    Hutter, C., Sanna, A., Karayiannis, T. G., Kenning, D. B. R., Nelson, R. A., Sefiane, K. & Walton, A. J., 1 Nov 2013, In : Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science. 51, p. 94-102 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. An experimental study on dynamic pore wettability

    Li, X., Fan, X., Askounis, A., Wu, K., Sefiane, K. & Koutsos, V., 18 Dec 2013, In : Chemical Engineering Science. 104, p. 988-997 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. 2014
  12. Flow measurement using micro-PIV and related temperature distributions within evaporating sessile drops of self-rewetting mixtures of 1-pentanol and water

    Christy, J., Sefiane, K., Ebeling, J., Seewald, T. & Harmand, S., 2014, 4th Micro and Nano Flows Conference, University College London, 7th - 10th September 2014. 7 p. 28

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

  13. The Leidenfrost Phenomenon on Surfaces with Hydrophobicity Transitions

    Duursma, G., Kennedy, R. & Sefiane, K., 2014.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePaper

  14. 2D simulation of FC72 sessile droplet evaporation in the constant contact line region

    Hussain, S., Fukatani, Y., Kohno, M., Sefiane, K. & Takata, Y., Jan 2014, In : International Review of Mechanical Engineering. 8, 1, p. 52-61 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  15. The effect of evaporation kinetics on nanoparticle structuring within contact line deposits of volatile drops

    Askounis, A., Sefiane, K., Koutsos, V. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 20 Jan 2014, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 441, p. 855-866 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. On phase change in Marangoni-driven flows and its effects on the hydrothermal-wave instabilities

    Saenz, P. J., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K., Karapetsas, G. & Matar, O. K., 28 Feb 2014, In : Physics of Fluids. 26, 1, 27 p., 024114.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Analysis of two-phase pressure drop fluctuations during micro-channel flow boiling

    Wang, Y., Sefiane, K., Wang, Z. & Harmand, S., Mar 2014, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 70, p. 353-362 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. On the lifetimes of evaporating droplets

    Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sefiane, K., Apr 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 744, 12 p., 2.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. 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

  20. Recalcitrant bubbles

    Shanahan, M. E. R. & Sefiane, K., 17 Apr 2014, In : Scientific Reports. 4, 9 p., 4727.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Thermocapillary-Driven Motion of a Sessile Drop: Effect of Non-Monotonic Dependence of Surface Tension on Temperature

    Karapetsas, G., Sahu, K. C., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O. K., 22 Apr 2014, In : Langmuir. 30, 15, p. 4310-4321 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Electrostatic Suppression of the "Coffee Stain Effect"

    Wray, A. W., Papageorgiou, D. T., Craster, R. V., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O. K., 27 May 2014, In : Langmuir. 30, 20, p. 5849-5858 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Vortices, dissipation and flow transition in volatile binary drops

    Bennacer, R. & Sefiane, K., Jun 2014, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 749, p. 649-665 17 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  24. Numerical investigation of nucleate boiling heat transfer on thin substrates

    Sanna, A., Hutter, C., Kenning, D. B. R., Karayiannis, T. G., Sefiane, K. & Nelson, R. A., Sep 2014, In : International journal of heat and mass transfer. 76, p. 45-64 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. On the emergence of vortices in irregular evaporating sessile droplets

    Saenz, P., Mamalis, D., Sefiane, K., Valluri, P. & Matar, O., Nov 2014, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics Bulletin. San Francisco

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

  26. Two-phase DNS of evaporating drops with 3D phenomena and contact-line dynamics

    Valluri, P., Saenz, P., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O., Nov 2014, American Physical Society Division of Fluid Mechanics Bulletin. San Francisco

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

  27. Effect of ambient pressure on Leidenfrost temperature

    Orejon, D., Sefiane, K. & Takata, Y., 21 Nov 2014, In : Physical Review E - Statistical, Nonlinear and Soft Matter Physics. 90, 5, 6 p., 053012.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Minimal oxidation and inflammogenicity of pristine graphene with residence in the lung

    Schinwald, A., Murphy, F., Askounis, A., Koutsos, V., Sefiane, K., Donaldson, K. & Campbell, C. J., Dec 2014, In : Nanotoxicology. 8, 8, p. 824-832 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Flow and Heat Transfer of Single- and Two-Phase Boiling of Nanofluids in Microchannels

    Duursma, G., Sefiane, K., Dehaene, A., Harmand, S. & Wang, Y., 17 Dec 2014, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 36, 14-15, p. 1252-1265

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  30. 2015
  31. Effect of Poly(ethylene oxide) Molecular Weight on the Pinning and Pillar Formation of Evaporating Sessile Droplets: The Role of the Interface

    Mamalis, D., Koutsos, V., Sefiane, K., Kagkoura, A., Kalloudis, M. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2015, In : Langmuir. 31, 21, p. 5908-5918 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Stability and Two-phase Dynamics of Evaporating Marangoni-driven Flows in Laterally-heated Liquid Layers and Sessile Droplets

    Sáenz, P. J., Valluri, P., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O. K., 2015, In : Procedia IUTAM. 15, p. 116-123 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  33. Non-isothermal bubble rise: Non-monotonic dependence of surface tension on temperature

    Tripathi, M. K., Sahu, K. C., Karapetsas, G., Sefiane, K. & Matar, O. K., 1 Jan 2015, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 763, p. 82-108 27 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Fast Diffusion Reaction in the Composition and Morphology of Coprecipitated Carbonates and Nitrates of Copper(II), Magnesium(II), and Zinc(II)

    Davidson, J. M., Sefiane, K. & Wood, T., 11 Feb 2015, In : Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 54, 5, p. 1555-1563 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. A sublimation heat engine

    Wells, G. G., Ledesma-Aguilar, R., McHale, G. & Sefiane, K., Mar 2015, In : Nature Communications. 6, 7 p., 6390.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. Effect of Substrate Temperature on Pattern Formation of Nanoparticles from Volatile Drops

    Parsa, M., Harmand, S., Sefiane, K., Bigerelle, M. & Deltombe, R., 24 Mar 2015, In : Langmuir. 31, 11, p. 3354-3367 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. Evaporation of Droplets on Strongly Hydrophobic Substrates

    Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S. K., Duffy, B. R. & Sefiane, K., 31 Mar 2015, In : Langmuir. 31, 12, p. 3653-3660 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  38. Evaporation of sessile drops: a three-dimensional approach

    Saenz, P. J., Sefiane, K., Kim, J., Matar, O. K. & Valluri, P., Jun 2015, In : Journal of Fluid Mechanics. 772, p. 705-739 35 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Standing wave in evaporating meniscus detected by infrared thermography

    Buffone, C., Sefiane, K., Minetti, C. & Mamalis, D., 27 Jul 2015, In : Applied Physics Letters. 107, 4, 4 p., 041606.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  40. Effect of particle geometry on triple line motion of nano-fluid drops and deposit nano-structuring

    Askounis, A., Sefiane, K., Koutsos, V. & Shanahan, M. E. R., Aug 2015, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 222, p. 44-57 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Editorial: Special issue for the International Heat Transfer Symposium (IHTS2014)

    Xu, J., Yan, Y., Kandlikar, S. G. & Sefiane, K., 5 Sep 2015, In : Applied Thermal Engineering.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  42. Leidenfrost vitrification of droplets with liquid nitrogen

    Duursma, G., Mueller, V. & Sefiane, K., 7 Sep 2015, (Unpublished) UKHTC 2015 Edinburgh.

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

  43. The effect of wall thickness and material on Marangoni driven convection in capillaries

    Buffone, C., Sefiane, K. & Minetti, C., 20 Sep 2015, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 481, p. 384-392 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  44. Counter-current thermocapilllary migration of bubbles in microchannels using self-rewetting liquids

    Nazareth, R., Sáenz, P. J., Valluri, P. & Sefiane, K., Nov 2015, American Physical Society - Division of Fluid Dynamics 2015 Bulletin. Boston, MA

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

  45. Evaporation dynamics of non-spherical sessile drops of pure fluids and binary mixtures

    Sáenz, P. J., Matar, O., Sefiane, K., Valluri, P. & Kim, J., Nov 2015, American Physical Society - Division of Fluid Dynamics 2015 Bulletin. Boston, MA

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

  46. Thermo/Soluto-capillary instabilities in 3D bi-component liquid pools using DNS

    Williams, A., Sáenz, P. J., Valluri, P. & Sefiane, K., Nov 2015, American Physical Society - Division of Fluid Dynamics 2015 Bulletin. Boston, MA

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

  47. Wetting and evaporation of salt-water nanodroplets: A molecular dynamics investigation

    Zhang, J., Borg, M., Sefiane, K. & Reese, J., Nov 2015, In : Physical Review E. 92, 11 p., 052403.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. On the lifetimes of evaporating droplets with related initial and receding contact angles

    Stauber, J. M., Wilson, S., Duffy, B. & Sefiane, K., 2 Dec 2015, In : Physics of Fluids. 27, 12, 13 p., 122101.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. 2016
  50. A fluid-dynamical model for ‘anti-surfactants’

    Conn, J., Duffy, B. R., Pritchard, D., Wilson, S., Halling, P. & Sefiane, K., 2016, In : Physical Review E.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  51. Effect of Hydrothermal Waves on Evaporation Distribution During Drop Evaporation

    Fukatani, Y., Wakui, T., Hussain, S., Kohno, M., Takata, Y., Sefiane, K. & Kim, J., 2016, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 37, 7-8, p. 729-740

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Leidenfrost droplets on microstructured surfaces

    Duursma, G., Kennedy, R., Sefiane, K. & Yong, Y., 2016, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 37, 13-14, p. 1190-1200

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  53. Proper orthogonal decomposition (POD) analysis of flow structure in volatile binary droplets

    Bennacer, R. & Sefiane, K., 1 Feb 2016, In : International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer. 71, p. 172-175 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  54. Effect of ambient temperature and relative humidity on interfacial temperature during early stages of drop evaporation

    Fukatani, Y., Yutaku, K., Orejon, D., Takata, Y., Kim, J. & Sefiane, K., 1 Apr 2016, In : Physical Review E. 93, 4, 16 p., 043103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle