Edinburgh Research Explorer

Prof Khellil Sefiane

Personal Chair in Thermophysical Engineering

  1. 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

  2. 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

  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. 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

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. On the interaction of the evaporation and the thermocapillary convection in capillary tubes

    Sefiane, K., Bennacer, R. & Ganaoui, M. E., 2004, In : MECANIQUEINDUSTRIES. 5, 5, p. 575-581 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. On the linear dependence of a carbon nanofiber thermal conductivity on wall thickness

    Yamada, Y., Ikuta, T., Takahashi, K., Takata, Y. & Sefiane, K., 15 Nov 2016, In : AIP Advances. 115119.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. 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

  12. On the thermocapillary effects in the evaporation of a meniscus from a capillary tube

    Sefiane, K. & Steinchen, A., 2002, Proc. of the 12th Int. Heat and Mass Transfer conf.. p. 4 1 p.

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

  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. 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

  15. 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

  16. Pinning, Retraction and Terracing of Evaporating Droplets Containing Nanoparticles

    Matar, O. K., Craster, R. & Sefiane, K., 25 Nov 2008, 61st Annual Meeting of the American Physical Society Division of Fluid Dynamics. p. 3601–3609

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

  17. Pinning, Retraction and Terracing of Evaporating Droplets Containing Nanoparticles

    Craster, R., Matar, O. K. & Sefiane, K., Jan 2009, In : Langmuir. 25/6, p. 3601-3609 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. Pinning, retraction and terracing of evaporating droplets containing nanoparticles

    Craster, R. V., Matar, O. K. & Sefiane, K., 2009, In : Langmuir. 25, 6, p. 3601-3609 9 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  19. 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

  20. Poly(styrene-co-butadiene) Random Copolymer Thin Films and Nanostructures on a Mica Surface: Morphology and Contact Angles of Nanodroplets

    McClements, J., Buffone, C., Shaver, M., Sefiane, K. & Koutsos, V., 2017, In : Soft Matter. 13, p. 6152-6166 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)-based microfluidic channel with integrated commercial pressure sensors

    Dover, C., Li, Y., Korniliou, S., Sefiane, K., Terry, J., Walton, A. & Walton, A., 11 Aug 2017, Proceedings of IEEE Sensors 2017.

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

  22. 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

  23. 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

  24. Prospects of confined flow boiling in thermal management of microsystems

    Lin, S., Sefiane, K. & Christy, J., 2002, In : Applied Thermal Engineering. 22, 7, p. 825-837 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Quantifying vapor transfer into evaporating ethanol drops in a humid atmosphere

    Kita, Y., Okauchi, Y., Fukatani, Y., Orejon, D., Kohno, M., Takata, Y. & Sefiane, K., 28 Jun 2018, In : Physical chemistry chemical physics. 20, 29, p. 19430-19440 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. 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

  27. Recalcitrant bubbles

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

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  28. Recent Advances in Phase Change and Interfacial Conditions

    Sefiane, K., 2 Jul 2008, 6th Annual Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics Conference.

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

  29. 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

  30. 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

  31. Recent advances on thermocapillary flows and interfacial conditions during the evaporation of liquids

    Sefiane, K. & Ward, C. A., 31 Oct 2007, In : Advances in Colloid and Interface Science. 134-35, p. 201-223 23 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Relationship Between the Drop Shape and the Heat and Mass Transfer Characteristics

    Tadrist, L. & Sefiane, K., 12 Sep 2008, 3rd International Topical Team Workshop on Two-Phase Systems for Ground and Space Applications.

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

  33. Revisited Cassie's law to incorporate microstructural capillary effects

    Dover, C. M. M. & Sefiane, K., 7 Aug 2019, In : Physical Review Fluids. 4, 8, 081601.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  34. Role of Microscale heat transfer investigations in the understanding and enhancement of microscale heat transfer

    Sefiane, K. & Wadekar, V. V., 2004, NATO Advanced Study Institute on MICROSCALE HEAT TRANSFER-FUNDAMENTALS AND APPLICATIONS IN BIOLOGICAL AND MICROMECHANICAL SYSTEMS, Altin Yunus-Çesme, Izmir-Türkiye/Turkey.

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

  35. 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

  36. Selected Papers From the Tenth UK National Heat Transfer Conference

    Sefiane, K., Kew, P. & Wadekar, V. V., 2009, In : Heat Transfer Engineering. 30, 13, p. 1015-1016 2 p., 912317753.

    Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

  37. 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

  38. 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

  39. Self-Excited Hydrothermal Waves IN Evaporating Sessile Drops

    Moffat, J. R. & Sefiane, K., May 2008, 21st Annual Scottish Fluid Mechanics Meeting.

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

  40. Self-Excited Hydrothermal Waves IN Evaporating Sessile Drops

    Sefiane, K., Moffat, J. R., Matar, O. K. & Craster, R., Jan 2008, In : Applied Physics Letters. 93, 7, p. 74103 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  41. Self-excited hydrothermal waves in evaporating sessile droplets

    Moffat, J. R. & Sefiane, K., 2008, 21st Annual Scottish Fluid Mechanics Meeting.

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

  42. Self-excited hydrothermal waves in evaporating sessile drops

    Sefiane, K., Moffat, J. R., Matar, O. K. & Craster, R. V., 18 Aug 2008, In : Applied Physics Letters. 93, 7, 3 p., 074103.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  43. 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

  44. 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

  45. Self-organized Marangoni motion in evaporating drops or in capillary menisci-thermohydrodynamical model

    Steinchen, A. & Sefiane, K., 2003, 8th Joint European Thermodynamics Conference, Barcelona. p. 9 1 p.

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

  46. Simple waves and shocks in a thin film of a perfectly soluble anti-surfactant solution

    Conn, J. J. A., Duffy, B. R., Pritchard, D., Wilson, S. K. & Sefiane, K., 1 Dec 2017, In : Journal of Engineering Mathematics. 107, 1, p. 167-178 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  47. Simulation and Design of Non-adiabatic Multiphase Microreactor

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2003, In : International Journal of Chemical Reactor Engineering. 1, p. A45

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  48. Simulation and Design of a non-adiabatic multiphase microreaction

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2003, Chemical reaction engineering IX: Meeting the challenges of new technology.

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

  49. Simulation and Design of a non-adiabatic multiphase microreactor for the direct fluorination of toluene

    Schuster, A., Lakshmanan, R., Ponton, J. W. & Sefiane, K., 2002, Process Innovation and Process Intensification (P1)2 Conference.

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

  50. Simulation and Experimental Investigations of Pool Boiling on a Silicon Wafer with Artificial Nucleation Sites

    Sanna, A., Hutter, C., Lin, H., Sefiane, K., Walton, A. J., Pavlovic, E., Golobic, I., Nelson, R. A., Karayiannis, T. G. & Kenning, D. B. R., 2008, 5th European Thermal-Sciences Conference.

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