Electrical and Computer EngineeringWestern Engineering

Publications

Papers Published in Refereed Journals (since 2009)

  1. S. R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G. S.P. Castle, Flattening of Boiling Curves at Post-CHF Regime in the Presence of Localized Electrostatic Fields, Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 68, pp. 203-210, 2014.

  2. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G.S.P. Castle and K.K. Varanasi, Electrostatic Precursor Films, Soft Matter, vol. 9, pp. 9918-9923, 2013.

  3. N. Toljic, K. Adamiak, G.S.P. Castle, H.-H. Kuo and H.-T. Fan, A full 3D numerical model of the industrial electrostatic coating process for moving targets, J. of Electrostat., vol. 71, pp.299-304, 2013.

  4. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, On the corona discharge spreading of dielectric films, J. of Electrostat., vol. 71, pp.496-498, 2013.

  5. K. Adamiak, Numerical models in simulating wire-plate electrostatic precipitators: A review, J. of Electrostat., vol. 71, pp. 673-680, 2013.

  6. O. Ghazian, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Electric-field-induced oscillations of water droplets deposited on insulating surfaces, J. Electrost., vol.. 71,  pp. 489-495, 2013.

  7. O. Ghazian, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Numerical simulation of electrically deformed droplets less conductive than ambient fluid, Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects, vol. 423,  pp. 27-34, 2013.

  8. L. Zhao and K. Adamiak, Numerical simulation of the effect of EHD flow on corona discharge I compressed air, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl, vol.49, pp.298-304, 2013.

  9. S. R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G.S. P. Castle, Two-phase cooling characteristics of mono-dispersed droplets impacted on an upward-facing heated disk, Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, vol. 44, pp. 312–322, 2013.

  10. N. Toljic, K. Adamiak, G. S. P. Castle, H. H. Kuo, C. T. Fan, Incorporation of the corona current into a numerical 3D model of the electrostatic coating process, J. Part. Sci. Tech., vol. 30, pp. 451-460, 2012.

  11. N. Toljic, G. S. P. Castle, K. Adamiak, H. H. Kuo, C. T. Fan, Three-Dimensional numerical model of the electrostatic coating process with moving objects using a moving mesh, J. of Electrostat, 2012.

  12. S. R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G. S.P. Castle,  Two-phase cooling characteristics of a saturated free falling circular jet of HFE7100 on a heated disk: Effect of jet length, Int. J. of Heat and Mass Transfer, vol. 55(21-22), pp. 6181-6190, 2012.

  13. N. Farnoosh, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, 3D numerical study of wire-cylinder precipitator for collecting ultrafine particles from Diesel exhaust, Informatics Control and Measurements in Economy and Environment Protection, no. 2, pp. 49-52, 2012.

  14. S.R. Mahmoudi, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Retraction control of an impacted dielectric droplet through electrical pressure, Soft Mat., vol. 8, pp. 808-813, 2012.

  15. N. Toljic, G. S. P. Castle, K. Adamiak, H. H. Kuo, C. T. Fan, Three-dimensional numerical studies on the effect of the particle charge to mass ratio distribution in the electrostatic coating process, J.of Electrostat, vol. 69, pp. 189-194, 2011.

  16. K. Adamiak and J.M. Floryan, Dynamics of water droplet distortion and breakup in a uniform electric field, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol. 47, pp. 2374-2383, 2011.

  17. S.R. Mahmoudi, G.S.P. Castle, K. Adamiak and M. Ashjaee, Study of electrohydrodynamic micropumping through conduction phenomenon, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol. 47, pp. 2224-2234, 2011.

  18. N. Farnoosh, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, “Three-dimensional analysis of electrohydrodynamic flow in a spiked electrode-plate electrostatic precipitator,” J. Electrostat., vol.69, pp.419-428,  2011.

  19. N. Farnoosh, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Removal of submicron particles in spike-plate electrostatic precipitator, IEEE Trans. Dielectr. Electr. Insul,, vol. 18, pp. 1439-1452, 2011.

  20. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Spreading of a dielectric droplet through an interfacial electric pressure, Proc. Royal Soc. A, vol. 467, pp. 3257-3271,  2011.

  21. P. Sattari, C.F. Gallo, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Trichel pulse characteristics – negative corona discharge in air, J. Appl. Phys. D: Appl. Phys., vol. 44, 155502, 2011.

  22. N. Farnoosh, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, 3-D Numerical simulation of particle concentration effect on a single-wire ESP performance for collecting polydispersed particles, IEEE Trans. on Dielectr. and Electr. Insul., vol. 18, pp. 211-220, 2011.

  23. P. Sattari, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Numerical simulation of Trichel pulses in a negative corona discharge in air, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol. 47, pp.1935-1943, 2010.

  24. N. Farnoosh, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, 3-D numerical analysis of EHD turbulent flow and mono-disperse charged particle transport and collection in a wire-plate ESP, J. of  Electrostatics, vol. 68, pp. 513-522, 2010.

  25. M. Pribyl and K. Adamiak, Numerical models for AC electro-osmotic pumps, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol. 46, pp. 2179-2189, 2010.

  26. P. Sattari, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, FEM-FCT based dynamic simulation of corona discharge in point-plane configuration, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol.46, pp. 1699-1706, 2010.

  27. B.F. Nader, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Dynamics of induction charging of multiple particle agglomerations with a thin conducting surface layer, J. of Electrostat., vol. 68, pp. 371-375, 2010.

  28. D.Yu, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Dynamic induction charging of particles with finite conductivity, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol. 46, pp.1159-1165, 2010.

  29. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G.S.P. Castle and M. Ashjaee, The effect of corona discharge on free convection heat transfer from a horizontal cylinder, J. of Experimental Thermal and Fluid Science, vol. 34, pp.528-537, 2010.

  30. N. Toljic, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Charge to radius dependency for conductive particles charged by induction, J. of Electrostatics, vol.68, pp.57-63, 2010.

  31. K. Adamiak and P. Atten, Numerical simulation of the 2-D gas flow modified by the action of charged fine particles in a single-wire ESP, IEEE Trans. on Diel. and Electr. Insul., vol.16, pp.608-614, 2009.

  32. B.F. Nader, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Effect of surface conduction on the dynamics of induction charging, J. Electrostat., vol. 67, pp. 394-399, 2009.

  33. K. Adamiak, A. Mizuno and M. Nakano, Electrohydrodynamic flow in optoelectrostatic micropump: experiment versus numerical simulation, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol.45, pp.615-622, 2009.

  34. J. Zhang and K. Adamiak, Stationary multi-species models of the electric corona discharge in oxygen, COMPEL: The Int. J. for Comp. and Math. in Electr. and Electron. Eng., vol. 28, pp.130-139, 2009.

  35. L. Zhao and K. Adamiak, Effects of EHD and external airflows on electric corona discharge in point-plane/mesh configuration, IEEE Trans. on Ind. Appl., vol.45, pp.16-21, 2009.

Papers in Conference Proceedings (since 2009)

  1. M. Ghazanchaei, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Quasi-stationary numerical model of the dielectric barrier discharge, Proc. of 2013 Electrostatics Society of America Annual Meeting, Orlando, Florida, June 2013.

  2. R. Hossain and K. Adamiak, Nonlinear Characteristics of electrical double layer in electrolytes, Proc. of XXII Symp. On Electromagnetic Phenomena in Nonlinear Circuits, Pula, Croatia, June 2012, pp. 129-130.

  3. S.R. Mahmoudi, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Corona assisted fabrication of liquid dielectric nanolayers, Proc. of III Conf. of Nano and Micromechanics, Warsaw, Poland, July 2012, p. 74.

  4. K. Adamiak, Numerical simulation of electrohydrodynamic phenomena in wire-plate electrostatic precipitators (a review), Proc. of Int. Symp. On Electrohydrodynamics, ISEHD 2012, Gdansk, Poland, Sep. 2012, pp. 95-100.

  5. N. Toljic, K. Adamiak, G. S. P. Castle, H.-H. Kuo and H.-T. Fan, A 3D numerical model of the electrostatic coating process with moving mesh capability and multiple passes, Proc. of 2012 Electrostatics Joint Conference, Cambridge, Ontario, June 2012, paper PS29.

  6. N. Farnoosh, R. Allan, K. Adamiak, 3-D computational modeling of wet electrostatic precipitators to control submicron particulate emissions, Proc. of 2012 Electrostatics Joint Conference, Cambridge, Ontario, June 2012, paper PS27.

  7. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak, G.S.P. Castle, On the thermodynamic description of electrohydrodynamic flows, Proc. of 2012 Electrostatics Joint Conference, Cambridge, Ontario, June 2012, paper K2.

  8. N. Toljic, K.Adamiak, G.S.P. Castle, H.H. Kuo and H.T. C Fang, A 3D Numerical Model of the Electrostatic Coating Process for Moving Targets, Electrostatics 2011, Apr 18-21, Bangor, Wales, http://iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/301/1/012059/

  9. P. Sattari, G.S. P. Castle and K. Adamiak, “A Numerical Model of Trichel Pulses in Air; the Effect of Pressure”, Electrostatics 2011, Apr 18-21, Bangor, Wales, http://iopscience.iop.org/1742-6596/301/1/012058/

  10. L. Zhao and K. Adamiak, Electromechanical energy conversion in electric corona discharge, JSAEM Studies in Applied Electromagnetics and Mechanics, vol.14, pp.201-202, 2011.

  11. L. Koziell, L. Zhao, J. Liaw, and K. Adamiak, “Experimental studies of EHD lifters”, in Proc. 2011 ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Cleveland, Ohio, June 2011, paper K1.

  12. P. Sattari, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Numerical algorithm for simulating Trichel pulses in electric corona discharge in air, Proc. of XV Int. Symp. on Electromagnetic Fields in Mechatronics, Electrical and Electronic Eng., Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, Sept. 2011, paper PS1.20.

  13. N. Farnoosh, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, 3D numerical simulation of fine particle collection efficiency in cylindrical wire-plate and spiked-plate ESPs, Proc. 12thInt. Conf. of Electrostatic Precipitation (ICESP), Nuremberg, Germany, May 2011.

  14. N. Farnoosh, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, A 3D simulation of a single section ESP for dust particles removal, IEEE 24th Canadian Conf. Electr. Comp. Eng. (CCECE2011), Niagara Falls, May 2011.

  15. S. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Electrohydrodynamic single-phase convection heat transfer enhancement techniques: direct ionic wind and vortex induction, Proc. of ESA Annual Meeting, Cleveland, Ohio, June 2011.

  16. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Entropy generation analysis for mono-dispersed droplet cooling at critical heat flux regime, Proc. of ASME/JSME Thermal Eng. Joint Conference, Honolulu, HI, March 2011.

  17. S.R. Mahmoudi, K. Adamiak and G.S.P. Castle, Two-phase cooling characteristics of mono-dispersed droplets impacted on a heated surface, Proc. of ASME/JSME Thermal Eng. Joint Conference, Honolulu, HI, March 2011.

  18. R. Hossain and K. Adamiak, Static properties of electric double layer near planar electrodes in electro­lytes, Proc. of 7th Conference of the French Society of Electrostatics SFE2010, Montpellier, France, Aug.-Sept. 2010, pp. 253-258.

  19. K. Adamiak and J.M. Floryan, Dynamics of water droplet distortion and break-up in a uni­form electric field, IEEE Industry Applications Society Annual Meeting, Houston, Texas, October 2010, paper IAS11p01.

  20. P. Sattari, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Numerical simulation of Trichel pulses in a negative corona discharge in air, ESA Annual Meeting on Electrostatics, Charlotte, NC, 22-24 June 2010.

  21. B.F. Nader, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, Dynamics of induction charging for multiple parti­cle agglomerations with a thin conducting surface layer, Joint Meeting on Electrostatics, Boston, Massachusetts, June 2009.

  22. P. Sattari, G.S.P. Castle and K. Adamiak, FEM-FCT dynamic simulation of corona discharge in point plane-configuration, Joint Meeting on Electrostatics, Boston, Massachusetts, June 2009.