Who we are

Core investigators

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Boris V. Balakin

Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

Moscow Engineering Physics Institute

professor in fluid mechanics

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computational studies of industrial systems with special focus on multiphysics-related phenomena: radiation, casting, boiling, conjugate heat transfer, combustion and chemical reactions. Numerical modelling of aforementioned events by means of computational fluid dynamics is of particular interest. Advanced non-invasive experimental techniques for CFD validation.

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Pawel Kosinski

professor at University of Bergen 

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multiphase flows, process safety, fluid dynamics, CFD, gas/dust explosions, combustion, thermodynamics, chemical reaction kinetics, combustion engines, heat transfer, hydrates, molecular dynamics, numerical methods, process technology, fuel cells, solid mechanics, strength of materials, CAD.

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Kirill V. Kutsenko

associate professor and department lead at NRNU Moscow Engineering Physics Institute

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heat transfer, evaporation and boiling with a particular focus at complex industrial systems: steam generators, turbines, cryogenic devices and digital twins.

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Alex C. Hoffmann

professor at University of Bergen 

https://folk.uib.no/nfyah/mps.html

chemical engineering, multiphase and numerical techniques in fluid dynamics. prof. Hoffmann is active in a variety of cross-disciplinary research projects and has been engaged in the field of fluid mechanics for many years, being the internationally recognized scientist for over 40 years

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Talal Rahman

professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

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advanced computational models and techniques, including multiscale and domain decomposition for problems, arising in fluid flow and image processing

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PhD candidates

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Pavel G. Struchalin

Engineer-Physicist

PhD candidate at MEPhI

thermodynamic calculation of circulation circuits with nanofluid, as well as their creation and carrying out experiments on them

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Dmitry M. Kuzmenkov

Engineer-Physicist

PhD candidate at MEPhI

numerical models of photo-thermal evaporation in nanofluids

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Nanofluids for Energy and Process Technology: research group at WNUAS

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Victoria Popsueva

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

fluid mechanics, computational fluid dynamics, mathematical modeling for solar energy systems

Andres

Andres Franklin Olivares Lopez

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

mathematical modeling for solar energy systems, meteorological measurements, wind power, small hydropower

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Anna Kosinska

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

nanoparticle errosion, fluid mechanics, mechanical engineering, computational fluid dynamics

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Norbert Lümmen

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

thermodynamics, molecular dynamics, fluid mechanics and energy technology: heat from waste, ORC, Stirling systems, hydrogen, pyrolysis

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Yansong Zhao

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

ionic fluids, nanofluids, wax, analytical chemistry

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Shokri Amzin

associate professor at Western Norway University of Applied Sciences

microturbines, computational fluid dynamics, combustion

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Alumni

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Kari Halland

Master in Process Technology

PhD candidate at the University of Bergen

experimental and numerical analysis, searching for other applications of the studied phenomena

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Edda Torsdottir Ulset

Master In Energy

– lab -set up for the project

– comparing different types of nanofluids and concentrations of these with regards to mass change, fluid and vapour temperature vs time

– steam purity inspection

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Melodia Lucas Perez

Master in Process Technology

numerical studies of heating by direct light absorption on nanofluid to understand how different parameters affect the process

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Collaborators

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

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 MEPhi National Research Nuclear University

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University Of Pittsburgh

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