FFHMT`15 Program

2nd International Conference on Fluid Flow, Heat and Mass Transfer
University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Canada on April 30 – May 1, 2015
8:00 AM
Official Opening of Conference
9:15 AM – 10:00 AM
Keynote Lecture I:
Permeate Pressure Build-Up in Hollow Fiber Membranes:
Facts and Perceptions
Xianshe Feng
University of Waterloo, Canada
10:00 AM – 10:20 AM
Coffee Break
10:20 AM – 11:05 AM
Keynote Lecture II:
Dynamics of Fluid Flow and Heat Transfer During the Impact
of Molten Droplets on a Substrate
Javad Mostaghimi
University of Toronto, Canada
11:05 AM – 12:40 PM
Session Name:
Mass Transfer With or Without Chemical Reaction
Session Chairs:
Dr. Xianshe Feng & Dr. Jules
11:05 AM – 11:25 AM
Paper 181: Simulation of Time-Lag Permeation Experiments
Using Finite Differences
Haoyu Wu, Neveen Al-Qasas, Boguslaw Kruczek and Jules
University of Ottawa, Canada
11:25 AM – 11:45 AM
Paper 141: Separation of Water and Isopropyl Alcohol
Mixtures with Graphene Oxide Membranes
Mindaugas Paulauskas, Frans Muller, Charlotte Willans
University of Leeds, United Kingdom
Session Chairs:
Dr. Boguslaw Kruczek
9:00 AM – 9:15 AM
11:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Paper 162: Protein Diffusion of Reaction Intermediates under
Crowded Condition
Masahide Terazima, Tomoyuki Yoshitake, Yusuke
Nakasone, Kazunori Zikihara, Satoru Tokutomi
Kyoto University, Japan
12:00 PM – 12:20 PM
Paper 147: A Theoretical Analysis of Solute Transport
Through a Membrane Bioreactor
Buntu Godongwana, Marshall Sheldon, Deon Solomons
Cape Peninsular University of Technology, South Africa
12:20 PM – 12:40 PM
Paper 184: Determination of the Effect of Suspended
Nanosized Particles on Mass Transfer Rate in an Agitated
Mehmet Emin Arzutuğ, Ozkan Aydın, Melek Torun, Kader
Ataturk University, Turkey
12:40 PM – 1:40 PM
1:40 PM – 3:45 PM
Session Name:
Fluid Flow - Experimental
Session Chairs:
Dr. Moustafa Elshafei &
Dr. Juraj Muzik
1:40 PM – 1:55 PM
Paper 142: Hematocrit and Microchannel Dimension Effects
on Human Blood Rheology at Low Shear Rates
Niko Lee-Yow, Marianne Fenech
University of Ottawa, Canada
1:55 PM – 2:10 PM
Paper 145: Quantification of Blood Flow in Chicken Embryos
Mark Stroobach, Marianne Fenech
University of Ottawa, Canada
2:10 PM – 2:30 PM
Paper 172: Flow-Induced Vibration of a D-Section Subjected
to Various Flow Velocities
Hassan Hamed Alhachami
University of Guelph, Canada
2:30 PM – 2:50 PM
Paper 166: Displacement of Water Droplets Induced by the
Superposition of Shear Flows and Mechanical Vibrations
Thomas Maurer, Uwe Janoske
University of Wuppertal, Germany
2:50 PM – 3:05 PM
Paper 168: Performance Characteristics of a Vapour
Compression Refrigeration Cycle using an Ejector
Yongseok Jeon, Sunjae Kim, Dong Soo Jang
Korea University, Republic of Korea
3:05 PM – 3:25 PM
Paper 144: Reynolds-constrained Subgrid-scale Model for
Large-eddy Simulation of Turbulent Wall Flows
Zuoli Xiao, Rikui Zhang, Yipeng Shi, Shiyi Chen
Peking University, China
3:25 PM – 3:45 PM
Paper 132: Effect of Air Ratio on Unsteady Partially
Premixed Flames
Ashokraj R, Sundararajan T, Srinivasan K
Indian Institute of Technology, India
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM
Coffee Break
4:05 PM – 5:15 PM
Session Name:
Heat Transfer - Experimental
Session Chairs:
Dr. Gerry Schneider
4:05 PM – 4:25 PM
Paper 131: Experimental Measurement of Single-Phase Liquid
Heat Transfer in a Curved Microtube Using Thermochromic
Liquid Crystal
Qian You, Ibrahim Hassan, Yanfeng Fan, Amen Younes
Concordia University, Canada
4:25 PM – 4:45 PM
Paper 176: Immersion Scanning Thermal Microscopy Probing Nanoscale Heat Transport in Liquid Environments
Oleg V. Kolosov, Peter D. Tovee
Lancaster University, United Kingdom
4:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Paper 173: Direct Probing of Nanoscale Heat Transport
Phenomena via Scanning Thermal and Shear Force
Oleg V. Kolosov, Benjamin J. Robinson, Manuel E. Pumarol.
Lancaster University, United Kingdom
5:00 PM – 5:15 PM
Paper 167: Heat Transfer Characteristics of Pulsating Heat
Pipes with Asymmetric Channels
Dong Soo Jang, Joo Seong Lee, Yongseok Jeon
Korea University, Republic of Korea
9:45 AM – 10:05 AM
Coffee Break
10:05 AM – 10:50 AM
Keynote Lecture IV:
Our Creeping Future: Stokes Flow Enabling Tomorrow’s
Ishwar K. Puri
McMaster University, Canada
10:50 AM – 12:45 PM
Session Name:
Fluid Flow – Mathematical Study
Session Chairs:
Dr. Gerry E. Schneider & Dr.
Zuoli Xiao
10:50 AM – 11:05 AM
Paper 164: Simulation of Wave Propagation through the
Bifurcated Compliant Arterial Network
Alexander S. Liberson, Jeffrey S. Lillie, Praveen K. Koya,
David A. Borkholder
Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
11:05 AM – 11:25 AM
Paper 163: Pulse Wave Velocity Prediction in Multi-Layer
Thick Wall Arterial Segments
Jeffrey S. Lillie, Alexander S. Liberson, David A. Borkholder
Rochester Institute of Technology, USA
11:25 AM – 11:45 AM
Paper 178: Simulation of the Backward-Facing Step Flow
Using the Meshless Local Petrov-Galerkin Method
Juraj Mužík, Luboš Daniel, Emília Mužíková, Peter Košťál
University of Zilina, Slovakia
Session Chairs:
Dr. Boguslaw Kruczek
9:00 AM – 9:45 AM
Keynote Lecture III:
Freezing of Living Cells and Tissues: A Great Challenge in
Thermal Science and Modern Medicine
Dayong Gao
University of Washington, USA
11:45 AM – 12:05 PM
Paper 133: Two-Phase Flow Regimes Identification using
Artificial Neural Network with Nonlinear Normalization
Mustafa Al-Naser, Moustafa Elshafei, Abdelsalam Al-Sarkhi
King Fahd University of Petroleum & Minerals, Saudi
12:05 PM – 12:25 PM
Paper 157: Comparative Study on Flow Control in the
Cylindrical S-Shaped Duct With Parallel and Angled Vortex
Tayebeh Fahimivala, Roholah Ghodsi
Islamic Azad University, Iran
12:25 PM – 12:45 PM
Paper 151: Actuation of Flexoelectric Membranes in
Viscoelastic Fluids with Application to Outer Hair Cells
Edtson Emilio Herrera Valencia
National Autonomous University of Mexico, Mexico
12:45 PM – 1:45 PM
1:45 PM – 3:05 PM
Session Name:
Heat Transfer – Mathematical Study I
Session Chairs:
Dr. Alexander Liberson
1:45 PM – 2:05 PM
Paper 135: Prediction of Heat Transfer Coefficient in Annular
Flow Regime for Flow Boiling in a Horizontal Micro Tube at a
Uniform Heat Flux
Amen Younes, Lyes Kadem, Ibrahim Hassan
Concordia University, Canada
2:05 PM – 2:25 PM
Paper 149: Simulation of Al2O3-ATF Nanofluid in a Compact
Heat Exchanger
Mohammed Ismail, Shahram Fotowat, Amir Fartaj
University of Windsor, Canada
2:25 PM – 2:45 PM
Paper 143: Analysis of Heat Transfer in Pipe with Twisted Tape
Avinash Savekar, Dhiraj Jangid, Madhura Gurjar, Vikrant
Patil, C. M. Sewatkar
College of Engineering Pune, India
2:45 PM – 3:05 PM
Paper 155: Numerical Study of Waste Gas Incineration Using
Non-Premixed Swirl Burner and Burner with a Flame Holder
Masoud Darbandi, Maryam Hosseinzadeh, Gerry E. Schneider
University of Waterloo, Canada
3:05 PM – 3:25 PM
Coffee Break
3:25 PM – 5:05 PM
Session Name:
Heat Transfer – Mathematical Study II
Session Chairs:
Dr. Juraj Muzik
3:25 PM – 3:45 PM
Paper 180: A Pre-Feasibility Study of a Small-Scale
Concentrating Solar Power Plant for an Industrial Application
in Sacramento, California
Dagoberto Calamateo, Dongmei Zhou
California State University, USA
3:45 PM – 4:05 PM
Paper 179: A Study of Efficient Drying Parameters For Bed
Dagoberto Calamateo, Christopher Tremblay, Dongmei Zhou
California State University, USA
4:05 PM – 4:25 PM
Paper 169: Temperature Analysis in a Ni-Cr Hot-Wire with a
Novel Thermo-Electrical Model
Kiril Petkov, Jesper Hattel
Technical University of Denmark, Denmark
4:25 PM – 4:45 PM
Paper 146: Natural Convection from Horizontal Rectangular
Fin Arrays within Perforated Chassis
I-Wen Chou, Shwin-Chung Wong
National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
4:45 PM – 5:05 PM
Paper 154: Datailed-Chemistry Modeling of a Bluff-Body
Stabilized Methanol/Air Turbulent Nonpremixed Flame Using
Finite-Element-Volume Method
Masoud Darbandi, Majid Ghafourizadeh, Gerry E. Schneider
University of Waterloo, Canada