Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. Lubrication model for evaporation of binary sessile drops

    Williams, A., Sáenz, P. J., Karapetsas, G., Matar, O. K., Sefiane, K. & Valluri, P., Nov 2017.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

  2. Lubrication model for vapor absorption into hygroscopic liquid desiccant droplets

    Wang, Z., Karapetsas, G., Valluri, P., Williams, A., Sefiane, K. & Takata, Y., Nov 2019.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

  3. Marangoni Convection in Capillary Tubes Filled with Volatile Liquids

    Buffone, C. & Sefiane, K., 2003, First International Conference on Microchannels and Minichannels, ASME, Rochester, NY, USA, 2003. p. 6 1 p.

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

  4. 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

  5. Mathematical Modelling of Droplet Evaporation

    Wilson, S. K., Dunn, G., Duffy, B. R., David, S. & Sefiane, K., 4 Jul 2008, The European Consortium For Mathematics in Industry.

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

  6. 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

  7. Mechanisms of pattern formation from dried sessile drops

    Parsa, M., Harmand, S. & Sefiane, K., Apr 2018, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 254, p. 22-47 26 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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

  9. Modelling a novel miniaturised reactor/separator system

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2003, In : Journal of chemical technology and biotechnology. 78, 40970, p. 342-346 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Modelling of Transient Boiling In Microgravity

    Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 1996, Second European Symposium, Fluids in Space. p. 5 1 p.

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

  11. Modelling of Transient Nucleate Boiling Under Low Gravity Conditions

    Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 2009, Worshop on Dynamics of Multiphase Flows across Interfaces.

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

  12. 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

  13. 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

  14. 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

  15. Morphology of Poly(styrene-co-butadiene) Random Copolymer Thin Films and Nanostructures on a Graphite Surface

    McClements, J., Shaver, M. P., Sefiane, K. & Koutsos, V., 3 Jul 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 26, p. 7784-7796 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Multiphase Mass Transport in Mini/Micro-channels Micro Reactor

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. 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

  18. Nano-Fluids Droplets Evaporation Kinetics and Wetting Dynamics on Rough Heated Substrates

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. 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

  20. 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

  21. Nanofluid Droplet Evaporation Kinetics and Wetting Dynamics on Flat Substrates

    Moffat, J. R., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 11 Jul 2008, 4th Internaitonal Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids.

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

  22. Nanofluid Droplet Evaporation Kinetics and Wetting Dynamics on Flat Substrates

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  23. Nanofluid Droplet Evaporation Kinetics and Wetting Dynamics on Flat Substrates

    Moffat, J. R., Sefiane, K. & Shanahan, M. E. R., 2008, 4th International Conference on Diffusion in Solids and Liquids.

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

  24. 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

  25. 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

  26. 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

  27. 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

  28. Nonisothermal Spreading Dynamics of Self-Rewetting Droplets

    Mamalis, D., Koutsos, V. & Sefiane, K., 6 Feb 2018, In : Langmuir. 34, 5, p. 1916–1931 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. 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

  30. Numerical Study of Thermocapillary Convection for a Volatile Liquid in a Heated Capillary

    Buffone, C., Sefiane, K., Bennacer, R. & El-Ganaoui, M., 2004, 3rd International Symposium on Two-phase Flow Modeling and Experimentation.

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

  31. 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

  32. Numerical investigation of the role of the non-uniform evaporation rate in initiating Marangoni convection in capillary tubes

    Bennacer, R., Sefiane, K., El-Ganaoui, M. & Buffone, C., 2004, In : International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat and Fluid Flow. 14, 7, p. 877-890 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  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. On Bubble Dynamics in Subcooled Nucleate Boiling on a Platinum Wire

    Christy, J., Sefiane, K., Koşar, A., Özbey, A. & Karimzadehkhouei, M., 22 Nov 2018, In : International Journal of Thermal Sciences. 137, p. 1-12

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  35. On Evaporation Rate and Interfacial Temperature of Volatile Sessile Drops

    Starov, V. M. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2009, In : Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects. 333, p. 170-174 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  36. 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

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. 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

  40. 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

  41. 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

  42. 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

  43. 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

  44. On the Effect of Marangoni Flow on Evaporation Rates of Heated Water Drops

    Girard, F., Antoni, M. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2008, In : Langmuir. 24/17, p. 9207-9210 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  45. On the Effect of Substrate Viscoelasticity on the Evaporation Kinetics and Deposition Patterns of Nanosuspension Drops

    Chen, Y., Askounis, A., Koutsos, V., Valluri, P., Takata, Y., Wilson, S. K. & Sefiane, K., 14 Jan 2020, In : Langmuir. 36, 1, p. 204-213 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  46. 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

  47. 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

  48. 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

  49. 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

  50. On the Motion of a Sessile Drop on an Incline: Effect of Non-Monotonic Thermocapillary Stresses

    Mamalis, D., Koutsos, V. & Sefiane, K., 5 Dec 2016, In : Applied Physics Letters. 109, 23, 5 p., 231601.

    Research output: Contribution to journalLetter