Areas of Interest
Two-phase heat transfer, boiling and condensation, thermal and hydrodynamic stability, thermal hydraulics of nuclear reactors, microgravity heat transfer, soil remediation.
Aktinol, E. and Dhir, V.K., “Numerical Simulation of Nucleate Pool Boiling Coupled with Thermal Response of the Solid,” Microgravity Science and Technology, 24(4), 255-265, 2012.
Manickam, S. and Dhir, V.K., “Holographic interferometric study of heat transfer to a sliding vapor bubble,” Elsevier, 55(4), 925-940, 2012.
D. Mitra, V.K. Dhir, I. Catton, 2009, “Fluid-elastic instability in tube arrays subjected to air-water and steam-water cross-flow,” Journal of Fluids and Structures, In Press, Corrected Proof, Available online 25 August 2009.
Son, G., and Dhir, V.K., “Numerical Simulation of Melting of a Horizontal Substrate Placed Beneath a Heavier Liquid,” Int J Heat & Mass Transfer41, 89–99, 1998.