• KAUST Research Conference: Combustion in Extreme Conditions

KAUST Research Conference
Combustion in Extreme Conditions

March 5-8, 2018

Invited SpeakersProfile Details

Hrvoje Jasak
Hrvoje Jasak Professor
University of Zagreb


  • First degree, mechanical engineering, University of Zagreb, Croatia 1992
  • PhD in CFD, Imperial College London in prof. Gosman's group 1993-1996
  • Senior development engineer Computational Dynamics Ltd (CD-adapco group), 1996-2000
  • Technical director, Nabla Ltd 2000-2004, in charge of FOAM/OpenFOAM development
  • Working on new generation software at Ansys-Fluent Inc 2000-2008
  • Co-Author of OpenFOAM, 1993-present
  • Director, Wikki Ltd 2004- (CFD and OpenFOAM consultancy and development)
  • Professor, University of Zagreb, Croatia 2007-
  • Mercator Fellow, TU Darmstadt, Germany

Research interests
  • Numerical simulation methods (FVM and FEM), specifically Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Object-oriented design, expert C++ programmer, Unix/Linux, high-performance computing
  • Mathematical modelling of continuum phenomena and numerical mathematics
  • Numerical modelling in free surface flows, naval hydrodynamics and wave modelling

All sessions by Hrvoje Jasak

  • Day 3Tuesday, March 6th
11:15 am

Combustion Simulation with OpenFOAM

Level 0 lecture hall between Al-Jazri and Al-Kindi (buildings 4 and 5)

KAUST 11:15 - 11:45 Details