- Phase change heat transfer process
- Investigation of fundamental heat transfer mechanisms in pool and flow boiling and spray cooling in Earth and microgravity environments
- Heat exchange within complex heat exchangers
- Building thermal energy storage and their use in demand/response and energy trading.
Ph.D., University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, 1990
Honors and Awards
ASME Fellow (2005).
- Associate Editor, International Journal of Multiphase Flow
- Associate Editor, Microgravity Science and Technology
- Associate Editor, International Journal of Energy & Technology
- Editorial Advisory Board, Experimental Thermal Fluid Science
- Past Chair of the ASME K-13 Committee on Multiphase Heat Transfer