Heat and Mass Transfer Research Journal


Heat and Mass Transfer Research Journal (HMTRJ)



Rama S. R. Gorla

Rama S. R. Gorla, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Fenn College of Engineering, Cleveland State University, OH, USA. 

Research Interests: Fluid Dynamics, Thermal Science, Numerical Analysis, Heat Transfer, Turbomachinery.         


Zhixiong Guo

Zhixiong Guo, Professor, Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, NJ, USA.

Research Interests:  Radiative Heat Transfer, Heat and Mass Transfer in Energy Systems, Heat Transfer in Biomedicine, Laser Manufacturing and Measurement.


Gui-Hua TangGui-Hua Tang, Professor, Department of Thermo-Fluid Science and Engineering, Xi'an Jiaotong University, Xi'an, P.R.China. 

Research Interests: Heat transfer enhancement; droplets and condensation; electrokinetics; flow in microchannels; thermal transport in thermoelectrics and nanoporous thermal insulation; lattice Boltzmann method; non-Newtonian fluids; microscale and mesoscale fluid flow and heat transfer; Erosion and corrosion.


Tien-Chien Jen, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering Science, University of Johannesburg, Johannesburg, South Africa. 

Research Interests: Numerical Heat Transfer, CFD, Thermal aspects of machining processes, Nanocoating, Fuel cells and hydrogen generation technology, electric cold gas dynamic spray (ECGDS) technique, Environmentally-benign Machining


Ali J. Chamkha

Ali J. Chamkha, Endowed Professor and Chairman, Mechanical Engineering Department, Prince Mohammad Bin Fahd University, Al-Khobar, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.

Research Interests: Nanofluids, Multiphse Flow, Porous Media, CFD, Heat and Mass Transfer, MHD Flows and Filtration. 

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Associate Editors 

Ryoichi Samuel Amano

Ryoichi Amano, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, WI, USA.

Research Interests: Fluid Mechanics, Turbulence, Heat Transfer, Material Processing.




Rachid Bennacer

Rachid Bennacer, Professor, Department of Civil Engineering, Ecole normale supérieure de Cachan, Cachan, France.

Research Interests: materials science, energy systems, pollution and renewable energy, convection-diffusion problems in porous media, Transport phenomena within heterogeneous materials, Thermoconvective Instabilities, Multiphysics simulation.

Essam E. KhalilEssam E. Khalil, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt.

Research Interests:  Energy efficiency, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning  (HVAC), Power plants, Water desalination, Flame and combustion, Outdoor cooling, Aeronautics.  


Xiao-Jun Yang

Xiao-Jun Yang, Professor, Department of Mathematics and Mechanics, China University of Mining and Technology, Jiangsu, China. 

Research Interests: Partial Differential Equations, Conduction Heat Transfer, Diffusive Equations, Fractal Heat Transfer Problems.


Mohammad Rashidi

Mohammad M. Rashidi, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Tongji University, Shanghai, China. 

Research Interests: Wind Tunnel, Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Multiphase Flows, Heat and Mass Transfer, Nonlinear Analysis, Thermodynamics, Engineering Mathematics, Nanofluids Flow for Heat Transfer Enhancement, Magnetohydrodynamic Viscous Flow and Magnetic Beads Motion (Creeping Flow Regime).

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Editorial Board Members

Mario Misale

Mario Misale
 Professor, DIME-Tec, Faculty of Engineering, University of Genoa, Genova, Italy.   

Research Interests:  Experimental Heat Transfer, Thermal Fluid Dynamics, Thermo Physical Properties, Energy Savings.


Abdullah Kendoush

Abdullah Kendoush, Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Augusta Technical College, Augusta, GA, USA.

Research Interests:  Convection Heat Transfer, Multiphase Flow, Transport Phenomena in Porous Media, Nuclear Engineering, Fluid Mechanics.



Riad Benelmir

Riad Benelmir, Professor,  Faculty of Sciences and Technologies - LERMAB, University of Lorraine, France.

Research Interests: Energy efficiency in building an industry, Renewable energy (biomass, solar, geothermal heat pumps).



Kamil Kahveci

Kamil Kahveci, Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Trakya University, Edirne, Turkey.  

Research Interests: CFD Analysis, Heat Transfer, Fluid Flow, Convective Flow and Heat Transfer, Blood Flow, Slip Flow, Drying.



Kazi Md. Salim Newaz

Kazi Salim Newaz, Senior Lecturer, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Research Interests:  Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, Nano Fluids, Heat Exchanger Fouling Mitingation.



Md Hasanuzzaman

Md. Hasanuzzaman, Senior Lecturer, UM Power Energy Dedicated Advanced Centre (UMPEDAC), University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

Research Interests: Energy, Energy and Environment, Energy Policy, Renewable Energy, Energy in Building System, Heat Transfer.



Kai-Long Hsiao

Kai-Long Hsiao, Associate Professor of Mechanical Engineering, Taiwan Shoufu University, Taiwan.

Research Interests: Applied Mathematics, Energy, Digital Communication, Information and Multimedia, Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer, Solar Energy, Signal Processing.                                                                                                                                                                           



Balaram Kundu

Balaram Kundu, Associate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India.

Research Interests: Condensation in heat transfer, Combined heat and mass transfer, Solar collectors, Thermal insulation, Fin-and-tube heat exchangers, Individual fins and fin arrays, Heat transfer through Porous Medium, Analytical heat transfer, Optimization.


Abhilash ChandyAbhilash J. ChandyAssociate Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, USA. 

Research Interests: Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD), Thermo-Fluid Sciences, Turbulence Modeling, Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) and High-Performance Computing (HPC).


Pankaj Thakur, Associate Professor, Department of Mathematics, Pankaj ThakurICFAI University Baddi, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India.

Research Interests: Thermal science, heat transfer, thermal elasticity, thermal plasticity and creep, Applied mathematics.



M.C. Raju

M. C. Raju,  Associate Professor and Head, Department of Humanities and science, Annamacharya Institute of technology and Sciences (Autonomous) Rajampet, India.

Research Interests: Fluid Dynamics, Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD), Heat and Mass transfer, Porous media, Non-Newtonian fluids. 



Sivasankaran Sivanandam

Sivasankaran Sivanandam, Senior Lecturer, Institute of Mathematical Sciences, University of Malaya, Malaysia.

Research Interests: Fluid Dynamics & CFD, Numerical Heat and Mass Transfer, Boundary Layer Theory, Numerical Methods, Nanofluids, Porous media.



Yi Zheng

Yi Zheng, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical, Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Rhode Island, Kingston, RI, USA

Research Interests: micro/nanoscale thermal transport phenomena; van der Waals/Casimir interactions; thermal, optical and mechanical properties of nanoscale structures and materials, and their applications to energy conversion devices, such as thermophotovoltaic solar cell, wavelength selective thermal emitters/absorbers.


Ehsan M Languri

Ehsan M. Languri, Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Tennessee Tech University, Cookeville, TN, USA

Research Interests: Thermo-Fluid Science, Energy Harvesting and Conservation, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Efficiency Enhancement, Heat Transfer Fluid Enhancement, Thermal Energy Storage Systems, CFD, Fluid-Structure Interaction.


Mohamed M. Awad

Mohamed M. Awad, Assistant Professor, Mechanical Power Engineering Department, Faculty of Engineering, Mansoura University, Egypt

Research Interests: Internal Flow Modeling, Flow in Micro-channels, Multiphase Flows, Transport in Porous Media, Modeling of Transport Phenomena, Convection Heat Transfer, Heat Transfer Enhancement, Second Law of Thermodynamics. 


Buddakkagari Vasu Buddakkagari VasuAssistant Professor, Department of Mathematics, Motilal Nehru National Institute of Technology Allahabad, India.

Research Interests: Numerical Analysis, Fluid Dynamics, Heat and Mass Transfer, Transport in Porous Media, Newtonian and non-Newtonian Boundary Layer Flows, Nanofluids and Bio-fluids Flow Modelling, Magneto-hydrodynamics.

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