Close Menu

Thermal Sciences

The research facilities of Thermal Sciences group comprise the Heat Transfer Enhancement and Two - Phase Flow Laboratory, Advanced Thermal & Environmental Systems Research Laboratory, and Combustion Laboratory. The research is sponsored by NSF, NASA, and other organizations such as Gas Technology Institute. The experimental and theoretical studies include both, macro and micro scales.

Francisco Ruiz
Associate Professor of Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering
Expertise: Thermal Sciences

Aleksandar G. Ostrogorsky
Professor of Materials & Aerospace Engineering
Expertise: Heat and Mass Transfer Phenomena occurring in Materials Processing; Directional Solidification/Single Crystal Growth focusing on Semiconductor Alloys; Wide Band Gap Materials for Gamma Ray Detectors (Semiconductors and Scintillators); Diffusion; Growth of Carbon Nanotubes