Iliana D. Dimitrova

Master Students

MS | Ph.D. Student


B5, 4203-WS20

Research Interests

My research interests involve high-fidelity modeling of combustion phenomena and flame instability in the context of sustainable fuel combustion.

Selected Publications


  • B.Eng. (Hons.), Aircraft Engineering, University of the Highlands and Islands, United Kingdom, 2022 

Professional Profile

  • 2022-present: MSc/PhD Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2022-2022: CFD Consultant, Vienga Ltd., Inverness, United Kingdom
  • 2021-2022: Visiting Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia
  • 2020-2021: Visiting Student, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia

Scientific and Professional Membership

Combustion Institute
Women's Engineering Society 


Sidney Black Memorial Engineering Award 

KAUST Affiliations

  • Clean Combustion Research Center (CCRC)

  • Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering (PSE)

Research Interests Keywords

CFD Sustainable Fuels Combustion Phenomena