Thermal Sciences & Energy

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Thermal sciences and energy research in the department encompasses the areas of thermodynamics, nano- to macro-scale heat transfer with and without phase change, mass transfer, fluid dynamics, physics, materials, and engineered and tailored surfaces. Some of the current research thrusts are in renewable and alternative energy, hydrogen power, water desalination, thermal management, and long duration space transportation.

Faculty:

Dr. Dan Arvizu

Dr. Krishna Kota

Dr. Sarada Kuravi