Journal Articles

Learning new physical descriptors from reduced-order analysis of bubble dynamics in boiling heat transfer, International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 186, 122501, 2022.

Air film contact modes of drop impact on lubricated surfaces under reduced pressure, Physics of Fluids, 33, 092110, 2021.

Thin film instability driven dimple mode of air film failure during drop impact on smooth surfaces, Physical Review Fluids, 6, 044002, 2021.

A machine learning approach for estimating surface tension based on pendant drop images, Fluid Phase Equilibria, 538, 113012, 2021.

Deep learning strategies for critical heat flux detection in pool boiling, Applied Thermal Engineering, 190, 116849, 2021.

Probing the temperature profile across a liquid-vapor interface upon phase change, Journal of Chemical Physics, 153, 144706, 2020.PDF

4D printing of self-folding and cell-encapsulating 3D microstructures as scaffolds for tissue-engineering applications, Biofabrication, Vol. 12, 045018, 2020.

Life-cycle-assessment of novel heat exchanger for dry cooling of power plants based on encapsulated phase change materials, Applied Energy, Vol. 271, 115227, 2020PDF

Role of Surfactant in Evaporation and Deposition of Bisolvent Biopolymer Droplets , Langmuir, Vol. 35, 12773-12781, 2019.PDF

Micropattern-controlled wicking enhancement in hierarchical micro/nanostructures , Soft Matter, Vol. 15, 6518-6529, 2019.PDF

A New Test Setup for Testing Polyethylene Tubes under Constant and Cyclic Internal Pressures , Plastics Engineering, Vol. 74, 32-37, 2018.

Contact Line Instability Caused by Air Rim Formation under Nonsplashing Droplets , Langmuir, Vol. 34, 4962-4969, 2018.PDF

The Effect of Particle Wettability on the Stick-Slip Motion of the Contact Line , Soft Matter, Vol. 14, 9599-9608, 2018.PDF

System-Level Analysis of a Novel Air-Cooled Condenser using Spray Freezing of Phase Change Materials , Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 131, 102-114, 2018.PDF

Convective Melting and Freezing of Phase Change Materials Encapsulated within Small Diameter Polymer Tubes , Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, Vol. 92, 259-269, 2018.PDF

Failure mechanisms of air entrainment in drop impact on lubricated surfaces , Soft Matter, Vol. 13, 2402-2409, 2017.PDF

Solidification of Additive-Enhanced Phase Change Materials in Spherical Enclosures with Convective Cooling , Applied Thermal Engineering, Vol. 111, 134–142, 2017.PDF

Effect of Nanostructures on Heat Transfer Coefficient of an Evaporating Meniscus , International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 101, 878-885, 2016.PDF

Viscosity of water under electric field: Anisotropy induced by redistribution of hydrogen bonds , The Journal of Physical Chemistry B, Vol. 120, 4818-4827, 2016.PDF

Heat Transfer Analysis of PCM Slurry Flow between Parallel Plates , International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 99, 895-903, 2016.PDF

Deposition of Colloidal Drops Containing Ellipsoidal Particles: Competition between Capillary and Hydrodynamic Forces , Langmuir, Vol. 32, 11899-11906, 2016.PDF

Intrinsic instability of thin liquid films on nanostructure surfaces , Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 109, 111601, 2016.PDF

Dust ignition of pure and encapsulated paraffin phase change materials , Journal of Loss Prevention in the Process Industries, Vol. 30, 298-393, 2016.PDF

Experimental characterization of inward freezing and melting of additive-enhanced PCM within millimeter-scale cylindrical enclosures , ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 138, 072301, 2016.PDF

Model of meniscus shape and disjoining pressure of thin liquid films on nanostructured surfaces with electrostatic interactions , The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, Vol. 119, 11177-11185, 2015.PDF

Pore-scale transport resolved model incorporating cathode microstructure and perioxide growth in lithium-air batteries , The Journal of The Electrochemical Society, Vol. 162, A1135-1145, 2015.PDF

Dendrite growth during freezing of millimeter-Scale eicosane droplets , Journal of Heat Transfer, Vol. 137, 080905, 2015.PDF

Colloidal drop deposition on porous substrates: Competition among particle motion, evaporation and infiltration , Langmuir, Vol. 31, 7953-7961, 2015.PDF

From multi-ring to spider web and radial spoke: Competiion between receding contact line and particle deposition in drying colloidal drop , Soft Matter, Vol. 10, 4458-4463, 2014.PDF

Effect of nanostructures on meniscus shape and disjoining pressure of ultrathin liquid film , Nano Letters, Vol. 14, 7131-7137, 2014.PDF

Molecular dynamics simulations of disjoining pressure effect in ultra-thin water film on a metal surface , Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 103, 263110, 2013.PDF

Wetting kinetics of water nano-droplet containing non-surfactant nanoparticles: A molecular dynamics study , Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 103, 253104, 2013.PDF

The effect of oxygen vacancies on water wettability of a ZnO surface , Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics, Vol. 15, 16557-16565, 2013.PDf

A molecular dynamics study of effective thermal conductivity in nanocomposites , International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 61, 577-582, 2013.PDF

Oscillation and recoil of single and consecutively printed drops , Langmuir, Vol. 29, 2185-2192, 2013.PDF

Hybrid method involving atmospheric plasma treatment and inkjet deposition for the development of conductive patterns on flexible polymers , Surface and Coatings Technology, Vol. 206, 3923-3930, 2012.PDF

Multiscale, multiphysics model of underfill flow for flip-chip packages, IEEE Transactions on Components , Packaging, and Manufacturing Technology, Vol. 2, 893-902, 2012.PDF

3-D pore-scale resolved model for coupled charge and fluid transport in a vanadium redox flow battery , Electrochimica Acta, Vol. 64, 46-64, 2012.PDF

Coalescence, evaporation and particle deposition of consecutively printed colloidal drops , Soft Matter, Vol. 8, 9205-9213, 2012.PDF

Effect of nanopatterns on Kapitza resistance at a water-gold interface during boiling: A molecular dynamics study , Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 112, 053508, 2012.PDF

Pore-scale analysis of effects of electrode morphology and electrolyte flow conditions on performance of vanadium redox flow batteries , Journal of Power Sources, Vol. 219, 223-234, 2012.PDF

Interaction of Bi-dispersed particles with contact line in an inkjet-printed evaporating colloidal drop , Soft Matter, Vol. 7, 10135-10143, 2011.PDF

Effects of particle size and substrate surface properties on deposition dynamics of inkjet-printed colloidal drops for printable photovoltaics fabrication , Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, Vol. 132, 021010, 2010.PDF

Numerical Simulation of Colloidal Drop Deposition Dynamics on Patterned Substrates for Printable Electronics Fabrication , IEEE Journal of Display Technology, Vol. 6, 579-585, 2010.PDF

Phase-field modeling of bubble growth and flow in a Hele-Shaw cell , International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 53, 2969–2978, 2010.PDF

An examination of underfill flow in large dies with non-uniform bump patterns , IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 33, 196-205, 2010.PDF

Phonon wave-packet interference and phonon tunneling based energy transport across nanostructured thin films , Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 96, 263113, 2010.PDF

Modeling wetting dynamics and particle deposition for an evaporating drop containing suspended particles , Physical Review E, Vol. 82, 041401, 2010.PDF

Effect of relative humidity on contact angle and particle deposition morphology of an evaporating colloidal drop , Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 97, 231909, 2010.PDF

Reactive wetting in metal-metal systems , Journal of Physics Condensed Matter (invited), Vol. 21, 464130, 2009.PDF

Atomistic mechanism of high temperature contact line advancement: results from molecular dynamics simulations , Journal of Physics Condensed Matter (invited), Vol. 21, 464135, 2009.PDF

Effect of solid-liquid density change on dendrite tip velocity and shape selection , Journal of Crystal Growth, Vol. 311, 4447-4453, 2009.PDF

Multiphase lattice Boltzmann method for particle suspensions , Physical Review E, Vol. 79, 066703, 2009.PDF

Modeling dissolution and spreading of Sn-Bi alloy drops on a Bi substrate , Acta Materialia, Vol. 57, 3110-3122, 2009.PDF

Diffuse interface modeling of two-phase flows based on averaging: mass and momentum equations , Physica D, Vol. 3-4, pp. 281-308, 2004.PDF

An experimental study of energy consumption and thermal comfort for electric and hydronic reheat modes , Energy and Buildings, Vol. 37, pp. 203-214, 2005.PDF

Air flow characteristics of a room with square cone diffusers , Building and Environment, Vol. 40, pp. 589-600, 2005.PDF

Sharp interface tracking using the phase-field equation , Journal of Computational Physics, , Vol. 220, pp. 626-653, 2007.PDF

A two-phase diffuse-interface model for Hele-Shaw flows with large property contrasts , Physica D, Vol. 237, 3089-3098, 2008.PDF