Postdoctoral Fellows

Amit Katoch, Ph.D.

​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Laminar and turbulent burning velocity measurements, Flameless combustion, Deflagraton to detonation transitions, Spray formation at low flow rates, Chemical kinetics, Micro and meso scale combustion, Biofuels

Anupam Ghosh, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Cryogenic Combustion, Hydrogen flame, Methane, Alternative fuels, Multiphase Flow

Aravind Balakrishnan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Micro/Meso combustion, Laminar Flame Speed Measurement, Combustion Modelling, Thermoacoustic

Chaobo Yang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Laser Diagnostics, Raman/Rayleigh Scattering, CARS

Felipe Campuzano-Diosa, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Renewable Energy, Thermochemical processes, Chemical kinetics

Guoqing Wang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Hanfeng Jin, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, kinetic modeling, laser absorption spectroscopy, mass spectrometry

Harsh Goyal, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Engine combustion, Performance and emissions, Alternative fuels, Optical/laser diagnostics

Harshavardhana Uranakara, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Machine learning, High performance computing, Turbulent Flows, Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS), computational fluid dynamics

Hassnain Abbas Khan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Heterogeneous Catalysis, Automotive exhaust After-treatments, Sustainable Energy with Low Carbon and Low Pollutant Emissions

Hui Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: nanomaterials, batteries, advanced characterization techniques

Inna Gorbatenko, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Alternative fuels, Auto-Ignition, Engine Knock and Super-Knock, Advanced Engine Technologies, Gas-Phase Chemical Kinetics

Janardhanraj Subburaj, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Experimental fluid dynamics, Shockwave applications, Miniature shock tubes, High-speed flow visualization, Numerical modeling, Detonation dynamics

Jiabo Zhang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Energy Conversion, Chemical kinetics, ​Combustion

Jianguo Du, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Experimental Combustion, Spray and droplet combustion

Jinwoo Son, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Electric field, flame propagation speed, electric body force

Jiyuan Fan, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

João da Cruz Vargas, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Non-Equilibrium Flows, State-to-State, Modelling, Chemical kinetics, Radiative Transfer, High-Temperature Gases, Detonation

Liang Huang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: electrochemistry, nanomaterials, Synergistic Effect, Single-Atom Catalysis

Minh Bau Luong, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS), Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI), Low Temperature Combustion (LTC), Internal Combustion Engine Simulation, Turbulence

Mohammad Rafi Malik, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Numerical combustion, Principal Component Analysis, Reduced-order models, PCA, Low-dimensional manifolds

Mohammed AlAbbad, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Combustion, Chemical kinetics, Laser Diagnostics

Narjisse Kabbaj, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Plasma assisted combustion1, ionic wind, radiative transfert, Thermal plasma, Arc quenching

Ribhu Gautam, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Fast Pyrolysis, Kinetics, Biofuels, Biomass, Micro- and Macroalgae, Polymers

Shamjad Moosakutty, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: combustion chemistry, Aerosol physical, optical, and chemical properties, Atmospheric chemistry, Air pollution, Climate change, Evolution of organic aerosols, Volatile organic carbon

Shixing Wang, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ammonia combustion, kinetic modeling, turbulent burning velocity, Optical diagnostics

Taesung Kim, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: High pressure combustion, Flame dynamics, PLIF, PIV, CO2 dilution, ALLAM cycle

Tao Yu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Raman Scattering, Rayleigh scattering, high-speed imaging

Xiaoyuan-Zhang

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: FGMech development, real-fuel combustion, combustion reaction kinetics, ammonia

Xinlei Liu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral fellow

Research Interest: High fidelity simulation of reacting flows, Engine combustion modeling, Chemical kinetics mechanisms

Xuren Zhu, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: ​Experimental study, Numerical simulation, gas turbine, vortex dynamic, buoyant flame, pressure gain, fuel flexibility

Yedhu Krishna, Ph.D.

​​Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Interest: Optical diagnostics, High speed flows, Photonics, Laser applications, Sensors