2014

• V. Norouzifard and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Mechanical and structural characteristics of proton exchange membrane fuel cell gas diffusion layers under compression", J. Power Sources, Under review.

• P. Taheri, A. Mansouri, M. Yazdanpour, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Theoretical analysis of potential and current distributions in planar electrodes of lithium-ion batteries," Electrochimica Acta, Under review.

• M. A. Fayazbakhsh, F. Bagheri, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "An inverse method for calculation of thermal inertia and heat gain in air conditioning and refrigeration systems", Applied Energy, Under review.

• F. Bagheri, M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Utilization of orthotropic graphite-based plates in plate heat exchangers," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 77, pp. 301-310.

• F. Bagheri, M. A. Fayazbakhsh, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Performance decay of commercial walk-in freezers," J. Applied Energy, Under review.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, M. Ahmadi, F. Bagheri, and M. Bahrami, (2014), "Optimal time-varying heat transfer in multi-layered packages with arbitrary heat generations and contact resistance," ASME Heat Transfer, Under review.

• H. Sadeghifar, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Thermal conductivity of graphite bipolar plate (BPP) and its thermal contact resistance with fuel cell gas diffusion layers: Effect of compression, PTFE, micro porous layer (MPL), BPP out-of-flatness and cyclic load," J. Power Sources, Revision.

• V. Norouzifard and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Deformation of PEM fuel cell gas diffusion layers under compressive loading: An analytical approach," J. Power Sources, Vol. 264, pp. 92-99.

• A. Sharafian and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Critical analysis of thermodynamic cycle modeling of adsorption cooling systems for light-duty vehicle air conditioning applications," Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Under review.

• M. Ahmadi, G. Mostafavi, and M. Bahrami (2014) "Natural convection from interrupted vertical walls," ASME J. Heat Transfer, Accepted for publication.

• M. Ahmadi, G. Mostafavi, and M. Bahrami (2014) "Natural convection from rectangular interrupted fins," Int. J. Thermal Sciences, Accepted for publication.

• M. Ahmadi, M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Natural convection from vertical parallel plates: An integral method solution," J. Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Accepted for publication.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, M. Ahmadi, F. Bagheri, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Time-varying heat transfer inside multi-layered packages with arbitrary heat generations," AIAA Journal of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Accepted for publication.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, M. Ahmadi, and Majid Bahrami, (2014) "Unsteady internal forced-convective flow under dynamic time-dependent boundary temperature", AIAA J. Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Accepted for publication.

• H. Sadeghifar, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "A new model for thermal contact resistance between fuel cell gas diffusion layers and bipolar plates," J. Power Sources, Vol. 266, pp. 51-59.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, M. Andisheh-Tadbir, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Unsteady Laminar Forced-Convective Tube Flow Under Dynamic Time-Dependent Heat Flux," ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 136, 041706-1-10.

• A. Sharafian and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Assessment of adsorber bed designs in waste-heat driven adsorption cooling systems for vehicle air conditioning and refrigeration", Renewable and Sustainable Energy Reviews, Vol. 30, pp. 440-451.

• M. Yazdanpour, P. Taheri, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "A computationally-effective thermal model for spirally wound nickel-metal hydride batteries," J. Electrochem. Soc., Vol. 161, A109-A117.

• H. Sadeghifar, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Effect of Polytetrafluoroethylene (PTFE) and micro porous layer (MPL) on thermal conductivity of fuel cell gas diffusion layers: Modeling and experiments," J. Power Sources, Vol. 248, pp. 632-641.

• P. Taheri, M. Yazdanpour, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Analytical assessment of the thermal behavior of nickel-metal hydride batteries during fast charging," J. Power Sources, Vol. 245, pp. 712-720.

 

Conferences

• V. Norouzifard and M. Bahrami, "Analytical Modeling of PEM Fuel Cell Gas Diffusion Layers Deformation Under Compression: Part 1 - linear Behaviour Region" 225th ECS Meeting, May 11-16, 2014, Orlando, Florida, USA.

• V. Norouzifard and M. Bahrami, "Analytical Modeling of PEM Fuel Cell Gas Diffusion Layers Deformation Under Compression: Part 2 - Nonlinear Behaviour Region" 225th ECS Meeting, May 11-16, 2014, Orlando, Florida, USA.

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2014) "Role of Microporous Layer (MPL) in Electrical and Thermal Resistances of Fuel Cell Gas Diffusion Layers (GDLs)", 97th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, June 1-5, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2014) "A Novel Approach to Measuring the In-plane Electrical Conductivity of a Catalyst Coated Membrane (CCM) and its Electrical Contact Resistance with Microporous Layers (MPLs) and Gas Diffusion Layers (GDLs) of Fuel Cells. Part II: Effect of Compression, PTFE and Humidity", 97th Canadian Chemistry Conference and Exhibition, , June 1-5, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

H. Sadeghifar, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Thermal Contact Resistance Between Gas Diffusion Layer and Graphite Bipolar Plate: Modeling and Experiments", 225th ECS Meeting, , May 11-16, Orlando, Florida, USA.

H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2013) "Thermal conductivity of graphite bipolar plate and its thermal contact resistance with gas diffusion layers: Part II. Effect of PTFE, MPL, compression, cyclic load and hysteresis behavior", Hydrogen & Fuel Cell conference, June 16-19, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2013) "Thermal conductivity of Sigracet gas diffusion layers and MPL: Part I. Effect of compression, PTFE, MPL, cyclic load and hysteresis behavior", Hydrogen & Fuel Cell conference, Vancouver, June 16-19, Vancouver, BC, Canada.

• A. Sharafian, C. McCague, and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Effects of fin spacing on temperature distribution through finned tube adsorber beds: Vehicle air conditioning Applications, " International Sorption Heat Pump Conference, March 31-April 3, 2014, College Park, Maryland, USA.

• C. McCague, K. Fayazmanesh, M. Kalra, and M. Bahrami, (2014) “Water adsorption of Cacl2 confined in mesoporous silica gel with various pore sizes”, International Sorption Heat Pump Conference, March 31-April 3, 2014, College Park, Maryland, USA.

• A. Gholami, M. Ahmadi, and M. Bahrami (2014) "A new analytical approach for transient modeling of passive multi-component cooling systems", 10th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 14-16 July, 2014, Orlando, Florida, USA.

• A. Gholami and M. Bahrami, (2014) "Spreading resistant in anisotropic rectangular plates with multiple heat sources/sinks," 10th International Conference on Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, 14-16 July, 2014, Orlando, Florida, USA.

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2013

• P. Taheri, A. Mansouri, B. Schweitzer, M. Yazdanpour, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Electrical constriction resistance in current collectors of large-scale lithium-ion batteries," J. Electrochem. Soc., Vol. 160, A1731-A1740.

• P. Taheri, M. Yazdanpour, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Transient three-dimensional thermal model for batteries with thin electrodes," J. Power Sources, Vol. 243, pp. 280-289.

• M. Akbari, A. Tamayol, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "A general model for predicting low Reynolds number flow pressure drop in non-uniform microchannels of non-circular cross section in continuum and slip-flow regimes," ASME J. Fluids Engineering, Vol. 135, 071205-1-7.

• A. Tamayol, J. Yeom, M. Akbari, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Low Reynolds number flows across ordered arrays of micro-cylinders embedded in a rectangular micro/minichannel," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 58, pp. 420-426.

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2013) "A statistically-based thermal conductivity model for fuel cell Gas Diffusion Layers," J. Power Sources, Vol. 233, pp. 369-379.

• A. Sharafian and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Adsorbate uptake and mass diffusivity of working pairs in adsorption cooling systems," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 59, pp. 262-271.

 

Conferences

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2013) "Effect of PTFE on thermal conductivity of gas diffusion layers of PEM fuel cells", 11th ASME Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, July 14-19, 2013, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Transient internal forced convection under step wall heat flux condition," ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 14-19, 2013, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

• M. Fakoor-Pakdaman, M. Andisheh-Tadbir, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Transient internal forced convection under arbitrary time-dependent heat flux," ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 14-19, 2013, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

• G. Mostafavi, M. Ahmadi, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Effect of fin interruptions on natural convction heat transfer from a rectangular interrupted single-wall," ASME International Technical Conference and Exhibition on Packaging and Integration of Electronic and Photonic Microsystems, July 16-18, 2013, Burlingame, CA, USA.

• M. A. Fayazbakhsh and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Analytical modeling of mist condensation by natural convection over inclined flat surfaces," ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 14-19, 2013, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

• P. Taheri, M. Yazdanpour, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Analytical assessment of the thermal behavior of nickel-metal hydride batteries," 223rd ESC meeting, May 12-16, 2013, Toronto, ON, Canada.

• M. Yazdanpour, P. Taheri, and M. Bahrami, (2013) "An analytical electro-thermal model for lithium-ion batteries," 223rd ESC meeting, May 12-16, 2013, Toronto, ON, Canada.

• M. A. Fayazbakhsh and M. Bahrami, (2013) "Comprehensive modeling of vehicle air conditioning loads using heat balance method," SAE World Congress, April 16-18, 2013, Detroit, MI, USA.

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2012

• M. Akbari, A. Tamayol, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Thermal assessment of convective heat transfer in air-cooled PEMFC stacks: An experimental study," Energy Procedia, Vol. 29, pp. 1-11.

• P. Taheri and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Macroscopic description of nonequilibrium effects in thermal transpiration flows in annular microchannels," Physical Review E, Vol. 86, 036311-1-9 .

• S. Shahsavari, A. Tamayol, E. Kjeang, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Convective heat transfer in microchannels of noncircular cross sections: An analytical approach," ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 134, pp. 091701-1-10.

• S. Shahsavari, A. Desouza, M. Bahrami, and E. Kjeang, (2012) "Thermal analysis of air-cooled PEM fuel cells," Int. J. Hydrogen Energy, Vol. 37, pp. 18261-18271.

• A. Tamayol, F. McGregor, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Thermal assessment of naturally cooled electronic enclosures with rectangular fins," ASME J. of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 134, 034501-1-6.

• A. Tamayol, A. Khosla, B.L. Gray, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Creeping flow through ordered arrays of micro-cylinders embedded in a rectangular minichannel," Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 55, pp. 3900-3908.

• P. Taheri and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Temperature rise in prismatic polymer lithium-ion batteries: An analytic approach," SAE International Journal of Passenger Cars - Electronic and Electrical Systems, Vol. 5, pp. 164−176.

• A. Tamayol, F. McGregor, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Single phase through-plane permeability of carbon paper gas diffusion layers," J. Power Sources,  Vol. 204, pp. 94-99.

• A. Tamayol, K. W. Wong, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Effects of microstructure on flow properties of fibrous porous media at moderate Reynolds number," Physical Reviews E., Vol. 85, 026318-1-7.

• M. Kalteh, A. Abbassi, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "An approximate model for slug flow heat transfer in channels of arbitrary cross section," J. Solid and Fluid Mechanics, Vol. 2, pp. 1-7.

 

Conferences

• A. Sharafianardakani and M. Bahrami, (2012) "A quasi steady state model for adsorption cooling systems: Automotive applications," ASME 10th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, July 23-26, 2012, San Diego, CA, USA, Paper No. ESFuelCell2012-91362.

• K. C. Chan, C. Y. H. Chao, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Heat and mass transfer characteristics of a zeolite 13X/CACL2 composite adsorbent in adsorption cooling systems,"ASME 10th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, July 23-26, 2012, San Diego, CA, USA., Paper No. ESFuelCell2012-91246.

• H. Sadeghifar, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2012) "A statistically based thermal conductivity model for PEMFC gas diffusion layers," ASME 10th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, July 23-26, 2012, San Diego, CA, USA, Paper No. ESFuelCell2012-91160.

• M. Andisheh Tadbir, S. Shahsavari, M. Bahrami, and E. Kjeang, (2012) "Thermal management of an air-cooled PEM fuel cell: Cell level simulation," ASME 10th Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology Conference, July 23-26, 2012, San Diego, CA, USA., Paper No. ESFuelCell2012-91440.

• A. Tamayol, N. S. K. Gunda, M. Akbari, S. K. Mitra, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Creeping flow through microchannels with integrated micro-pillars," ASME 10th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels, June 8−12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, Paper No. ICNMM2012-73199.

• C. MacDonald, R. Douglas, A. Tamayol, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "A feasibility study of auxiliary HVAC systems for reducing idling time," ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, June 8−12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, Paper No. HT2012-58353.

• P. Taheri and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Thermal transpiration flow in annular microchannels," ASME 10th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels, June 8−12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, Paper No. ICNMM2012-73006.

• M. Ahmadi and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Modeling transient/steady convection from isoflux vertical plates," ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, June 8−12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, Paper No.HT2012-58380.

• G. Mostafavi, M. Ahmadi, and M. Bahrami, (2012) "Effects of geometrical parameters on natural convective heat transfer from vertically-mounted rectangular interrupted fins," ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, June 8−12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, Paper No. HT2012-58379.

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2011

• M. Akbari, M. Bahrami, and D. Sinton, (2011) "Optothermal sample preconcentration and manipulation of analytes with temperature gradient focusing," J. Microfluidics Nanofluidics, in press.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Water permeation through gas diffusion layers of proton exchange membrane fuel cells," J. Power Sources, Vol. 196, pp. 6356-6361.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Transverse permeability of fibrous porous media," Physical Reviews E, Vol. 83, 046314.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Viscous flow in variable cross-section microchannels of arbitrary shapes," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 54, pp. 3970-3978.

• P. Taheri, S. Hsieh, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Investigating electrical contact resistance losses in lithium-ion battery assemblies for hybrid and electric vehicles," J. Power Sources, Vol. 196, pp. 6525-6533.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2011) "In-plane gas permeability of proton exchange membrane fuel cell gas diffusion layers," J. Power Sources, Vol. 196, pp. 3559-3564.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Geometrical effects on the temperature distribution in a half-space due to a moving heat source," ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 133, 064502.

• E. Sadeghi, S. Hsieh, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Thermal conductivity and contact resistance of metal foams," J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., Vol. 44, 125406.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "A novel approach to determine the in-plane thermal conductivity of gas diffusion layers in proton exchange membrane fuel cells," J. Power Sources, Vol. 196, pp. 3565-3571.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Effective thermal conductivity and thermal contact resistance of gas diffusion layers in PEM fuel cells. Part 1: Effects of compressive load," J. Power Sources, Vol. 196, pp. 246-254.

 

Conferences

• A. Tamayol, F. McGregor and M. Bahrami (2011) "Through-plane gas permeability of proton exchange membrane fuel cell gas diffusion layers," ASME 9th Fuel Cell Conf., Aug. 7-10, 2011, Washington, DC, USA, Paper No. ESFuelCell2011-54257.

• A. Tamayol, F. McGregor, E. Demian, P. Bowler, E. Trandafir, P. Rada, M. Bahrami, (2011) "Assessment of thermal performance of electronic enclosures with rectangular fins: A passive thermal solution," ASME Interpack, Portland, InterPACK2011-52174.

• S. Shahsavari, E. Kjeang and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Computational analysis of heat transfer in air-cooled fuel cells," ASME 9th Fuel Cell Conf., Aug. 7-10, 2011, Washington, DC, USA, Paper No. ESFuelCell2011-54265.

• P. Taheri, S. Hsieh, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Effects of electrical contact resistance on external energy losses in lithium-ion battery packs for hybrid and electric vehicles," ESFuelCell2011, Aug. 7-10, 2011, Washington, DC, USA, Paper No. ESFuelCell2011–54660.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "In-plane thermal conductivity of PEM fuel cell gas diffusion layers," AJTEC2011, Mar. 13-17, 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Paper No. AJTEC2011–44571.

• E. Sadeghi, S. Hsieh, and M. Bahrami, (2011) "Thermal contact resistance at a metal foam-solid surface interface," AJTEC2011, Mar. 13-17, 2011, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, Paper No. AJTEC2011–44570.

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2010

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami (2010) "Parallel flow through ordered fibers: An analytical approach," ASME J. Fluid Engineering, Vol. 132, 114502.

• A. Tamayol, K. Hooman, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Thermal analysis of flow in a porous medium over a permeable stretching wall," Transport in Porous Media (in press).

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Laminar flow in microchannels with noncircular cross section," ASME J. Fluid Engineering, Vol. 132, 111201.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Effective thermal conductivity and thermal contact resistance of gas diffusion layers in PEM fuel cells. Part 2: Hysteresis Effect under Cyclic Compressive Load," J. Power Sources, Vol. 195, pp. 8104-8109.

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2010) "Thermal spreading resistance of arbitrary-shape heat sources on a half-space: A unified approach," IEEE Transactions on Components and Packaging Technologies, Vol. 33, No. 2, pp. 267-277.

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2010) "Estimation of Nusselt number in microchannels of arbitrary cross-section with constant axial heat flux," J. Heat Transfer Engineering, Vol. 31, No. 8, pp. 666-674.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Laminar fully developed flow in periodically converging-diverging microtubes," Heat Transfer Engineering, Vol. 31, pp. 628-634.

 

Conferences

• A. Akbari, E. Kjeang, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Analytical model for the effective thermal conductivity matrix of anisotropic composites," IMECE2010, Nov. 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Paper No. IMECE2010–40066.

• M. Akbari, M. Bahrami, and D. Sinton, (2010) "Optothermal analyte manipulation with temperature gradient focusing," IMECE2010, Nov. 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Paper No. IMECE2010–38908.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Water permeation through gas diffusion layers of proton exchange membrane fuel cells," IMECE2010, Nov. 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Paper No. IMECE2010–40868.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami (2010), "Effect of compression on the effective thermal conductivity and thermal contact resistance in PEM fuel cell gas diffusion layers", IMECE Conference, Nov. 12-18, 2010, Vancouver, BC, Canada, Paper No. IMECE2010–39284.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Analytical and experimental characterization of flow in slowly-varying cross-section microchannels," ICNMM2010, Montreal, Canada, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010–30417.

• M. Akbari, M. Bahrami, and D. Sinton, (2010) "Optothermal control of local fluid temperature in microfluidics," ICNMM2010, Montreal, Canada, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010–30412.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2010) "In-plane gas permeability of proton exchange membrane fuel cell gas diffusion layers," FEDSM2010, Montreal, Canada, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010–30563.

• A. Tamayol, A. Kholsa, B. Gray, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Pressure drop in micro-channels filled with porous media," ICNMM2010, Montreal, Canada, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010–30559.

• S. Shahsavari and M. Bahrami (2010) "Analytical velocity and temperature distributions for flow in microchannels of various cross-sections," ICNMM2010, Montreal, Canada, Paper No. FEDSM-ICNMM2010–30530.

• A. Tamayol, K. W. Wong, and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Effect of fiber orientation on flow properties of fibrous porous structures at moderate Reynolds number," Third Int. Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science , Engineering and Industry (ICPM3), June 20-25, 2010, Montecatini, Tuscany, Italy.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2010) "Transverse permeability of fibrous porous media," Third Int. Conference on Porous Media and its Applications in Science, Engineering and Industry (ICPM3), June 20-25, 2010, Montecatini, Tuscany, Italy

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2009

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Pressure drop in rectangular microchannels as compared to theory based on arbitrary cross-section," ASME J. of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 131, pp. 041202-1-8.

• A. Tamayol, and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Analytical determination of viscous permeability of fibrous porous media," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 52, pp. 2407-2414.

• M. Bahrami, A. Tamayol, and P. Taheri, (2009) "Slip-flow pressure drop in microchannels of general cross section," ASME J. of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 131, pp. 1036-1044.

 

Conferences

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Parallel flow in ordered fibrous structures: An analytical approach," FEDSM2009, Vail, CO, Paper No. FEDSM2009–78166.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Analytical solutions for laminar fully-developed flow in microchannels with non-circular cross-section," FEDSM2009, Vail, CO, Paper No. FEDSM2009–78167.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Flow in slowly varying microchannels of rectangular cross-section," FEDSM2009, Vail, Orlando, Paper No. FEDSM2009–78183.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Moving heat sources in a half-space: Effect of source geometry," HT2009, San Francisco, CA, Paper No. HT2009–88562.

• E. Sadeghi, N. Djilali, and M. Bahrami, (2009) "Thermal conductivity and thermal contact resistance of metal foams," 2009 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, July 19-23, 2009, San Francisco, CA, USA, Paper No. HT2009–88557.

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2008

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2008) "Analytic determination of the effective thermal conductivity of PEM fuel cell gas diffusion layers," J. of Power Sources, Vol. 179, Issue 1, pp. 200-208.

 

Conferences

• M. Bahrami, M. Akbari, and D. Sinton, (2008) "Laminar fully developed flow in periodically converging-diverging microtubes," ICNMM2008, Darmstadt, Germany, Paper No. ICNMM2008–62187.

• A. Tamayol, M. Bahrami, and P. Tehari, (2008) "Slip-flow pressure drop in microchannels of general cross-section," ICNMM2008, Darmstadt, Germany, Paper No. ICNMM2008–62199.

• M. Akbari, D. Sinton, and M. Bahrami, (2008) "Flow in rectangular microchannels: An experimental investigation," ECI Int. Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale, Whistler, Canada.

• A. Tamayol and M. Bahrami, (2008) "Numerical investigation of flow in fibrous porous media," ECI Int. Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale, Whistler, Canada, 2008.

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2008) "A compact thermal resistance model for determining effective thermal conductivity in the fibrous gas diffusion layers of fuel cells," 2008 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, FL., USA, Paper No. HT2008–56158.

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2008) "Analytic solution of thermal spreading resistance: Generalization to arbitrary-shape heat sources on a half-space," 2008 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, August 10-14, 2008, Jacksonville, FL., USA, Paper No. HT2008–56159.

• E. Sadeghi, M. Bahrami, and N. Djilali, (2008) "Estimation of Nusselt number in microchannels of arbitrary cross-section with constant axial heat flux," 6th International ASME Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels, June 23-25, 2008, Darmstadt, Germany, Paper No. ICNMM2008–62198.

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2007

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2007) "Assessment of relevant physical phenomena controlling thermal performance of nanofluids," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 21, No. 4, pp. 673-680.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2007) "A novel solution for pressure drop in singly connected microchannels," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 50, pp. 2492-2502.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2007) "Role of random roughness on thermal performance of microfins," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 21, No. 1, pp. 153-157.

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2006

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2006) "Pressure drop of laminar, fully developed flow in microchannels of arbitrary cross-section," ASME J. of Fluids Engineering, Vol. 128, pp. 1036-1044. 


• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2006) "Effective thermal conductivity of rough spheroid packed beds," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 49, pp. 3691-3701. 


• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and E. E. Marotta, (2006) "Thermal joint resistance of polymer-metal rough interfaces," ASME J. of Electronic Packaging, Vol. 128, No. 1, pp. 23-29. 

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2006) "Pressure drop of laminar, fully developed flow in rough microtubes," ASME J. of Fluid Engineering, Vol. 128, pp. 632-637. 


• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2006) "Review of thermal joint resistance models for non-conforming rough surfaces," ASME J. of Applied Mechanics Review, Vol. 59, pp. 1-12.

 

Conferences

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2006) "Assessment of relevant physical phenomena controlling thermal performance of nanofluids," ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress and RD Expo., Nov. 5-10, Chicago, Illinois, Paper No. IMECE2006–13417.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2006) "Approximate solution for pressure drop in microchannels of arbitrary cross-section," 9th AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics and Heat Transfer Conference, Jun 5-8, 2006, San Francisco, California, Paper No. AIAA–2006–3119.

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2005

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Thermal contact resistance: effect of elastic deformation," Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, No. 16, pp. 3284-3293.


• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "A compact model for contact of rough spheres," ASME J. of Tribology, Vol. 127, No. 4, pp. 884-889.

 

Conferences

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Role of random roughness on thermal performance of micr-ofins," ASME Heat Transfer Conf., July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, Paper No. HT2005–72712.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Pressure drop of fully-developed, laminar flow in rough microtubes," ASME 3rd Int. Conf. on Mini and Microchannels, June 13-15, 2005, Toronto, ON, Paper No. ICMM2005–75108.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Pressure drop of fully developed, laminar flow in microchannels of arbitrary cross-section," ASME 3rd Int. Conf. on Mini and Microchannels, June 13-15, 2005, Toronto, ON. Paper No. ICMM2005–75109.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Thermal contact resistance: Effect of elastic deformation," Semi-Therm 21, Semiconductor Thermal Measurement and Management Symposium, March 15–17, 2005, San Jose, CA.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Convective heat transfer of laminar, single-phase flow in randomly rough microtubes," ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress and RD Expo., November 5-11, 2005, Orlando, FL, Paper No. IMECE2005–79902.

• P. Karayacoubian, M. Bahrami, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Asymptotic solutions of effective thermal conductivity of particle-laden polymers," ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress and RD Expo., November 5-11, 2005, Orlando, FL, Paper No. IMECE2005–82734.

• M. M. Yovanovich, M. Bahrami, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Gaussian roughness in thermal contact conductance, microtubes and microfins," A Symposium in Honor of Bora Mikic, ASME Heat Transfer Conference, July 17-22, 2005, San Francisco, CA, Paper No. HT2005-72850.

• M. Ferguson, M. Bahrami, and J. R. Culham, (2005) "Review of experimental measurement of thermal and hydrodynamic characteristics in mini- and microchannels," ASME 3rd Int. Conf. on Mini and Microchannels, June 13-15, 2005, Toronto, ON. Paper No. ICMM2005–75126.

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2004

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, and M. M. Yovanovich, (2004) "A scale analysis approach to thermal contact resistance," ASME J. of Heat Transfer, Vol. 126, No. 6, pp. 896-905.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2004) "Thermal joint resistance of conforming rough surfaces with gas-filled gaps," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 318-325.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2004) "Thermal joint resistance of non-conforming rough surfaces with gas-filled gaps," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 326-332.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2004) "Thermal contact resistance of non-conforming rough surfaces part 1: contact mechanics model," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 209-217.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2004) "Thermal contact resistance of non-conforming rough surfaces part 2: thermal model," AIAA J. of Thermophysics and Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 218-227.

 

Conferences

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2004) "Compact analytical models for effective thermal conductivity of rough spheroid packed beds," ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress, Anaheim, CA, Nov. 13-19, 2004, Paper No. IMECE2004–60129.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and E. E. Marotta, (2004) "Modeling of thermal joint resistance of polymer-metal rough interfaces," ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress, Anaheim, CA, Nov. 13-19, 2004, Paper No. IMECE2004–60131.

• M. Bahrami, M. M. Yovanovich, and J. R. Culham, (2004) "A compact model for spherical rough contacts," ASME/STLE Int. Joint Tribology Conf., Long Beach, CA, Oct. 24-27, 2004, Paper No. TRIB2004–64015.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, and M. M. Yovanovich, (2004) "Thermal resistances of gaseous gap for conforming rough contacts," 42nd AIAA Aerospace Meeting and Exhibit. Reno, NV, Jan. 5-8, 2004, Paper No. AIAA2004–0821.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, and M. M. Yovanovich, (2004) "Thermal resistances of gaseous gap for non-conforming rough contacts," 42nd AIAA Aerospace Meeting and Exhibit. Reno, NV, Jan. 5-8, 2004, Paper No. AIAA2004–0822.

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2003

Conferences

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2003) "Review of thermal joint resistance models for non-conforming rough surfaces in a vacuum," ASME Heat Transfer Conf., Las Vegas, NV, July 21-23, 2003, Paper No. HT2003–47051.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2003) "Thermal contact resistance of non-conforming rough surfaces part 1: contact mechanics model," 36th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, FL, June 23-26, 2003, Paper No. AIAA2003–4197.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, M. M. Yovanovich, and G. E. Schneider, (2003) "Thermal contact resistance of non-conforming rough surfaces part 2: thermal model," 36th AIAA Thermophysics Conference, Orlando, FL, June 23-26, 2003, Paper No. AIAA2003–4198.

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Students' Theses

• G. Mostafavi, "Natural convection heat transfer from interrupted rectangular fins," Master's Thesis, Simon Fraser University, Fall 2012.

• S. Shahsavari, "Thermal analysis of air-cooled fuel cells," Master's Thesis, Simon Fraser University, Summer 2011.

• A. Tamayol, "Micro/marcroscopic fluid flow in open cell fibrous structures," PhD Thesis, Simon Fraser University, Summer 2011.

• M. Akbari, "Flow and heat transfer in microfluidic devices with application to optothermal analyte preconcentration and manipulation," PhD Thesis, Simon Fraser University, Summer 2011.

• E. Sadeghi, "Thermal transport in porous media with application to fuel cell diffusion media and metal foams," PhD Thesis, University of Victoria, Fall 2010.

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Other Publications

• M. Bahrami, "Modeling of thermal joint resistance for rough sphere-flat contact in a vacuum," PhD Thesis, University of Waterloo, Spring 2004.

• M. Bahrami, J. R. Culham, and M. M. Yovanovich, (2003) "A scale analysis approach to thermal contact resistance," 2003 ASME Int. Mech. Eng. Congress and R&D Expo, Nov. 16-21, 2003, Washington, D.C, Paper No. IMECE2003–44283.

• M. Bahrami, "Modeling of thermal joint resistance for rough sphere-flat contact in a vacuum," Technical report, University of Waterloo, July 2002.

• H. Bassirat, M. Saffar Avval, and M. Bahrami, (1996) "Flow pattern of gas-solid in circulating fluidized beds," Proceedings of the 1996 3rd Biennial ASME and European Joint Conference of Eng. System Design and Analysis, Montpellier, France, ESDA, Part 6 PD v78, n6, ASME, NY, pp. 61-67.

• M. Bahrami, "A hydrodynamic model for gas-solid flow in circulating fluidized beds," M.A.Sc. Thesis, Amir Kabir University of Technology, Tehran, Iran, July 1995.

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