Mechanical Engineering

Dr. Ehsan Languri

  • Dr. Ehsan Languri
  • Assistant Professor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Office: Brown Hall (BRWN) 240
  • Phone: (931) 372-6790
  • Fax: (931) 372-6340
  • Professional Website
  • Address:
    • Brown Hall 240
    • 115 W. 10th Street
    • Cookeville, TN 38505

ABOUT


INTERESTS

  • Thermal Energy Harvesting, Storage and Conservation
  • Micro and Nano Heat Transfer Fluid Enhancement, Enhanced Evaporation
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Industrial Energy Systems' Assessment

EDUCATION

  • Texas A&M University, Postdoctoral Fellow, Mechanical Engineering, 2012
  • University of Wisconsin, Postdoctoral Fellow, Mechanical Engineering, 2011
  • Ph.D. (Mechanical Engineering), University of Wisconsin–Milwaukee, 2011
  • M.S. (Mechanical Engineering), Babol University of Technology, 2007
  • B.S. (Mechanical Engineering), Babol University of Technology, 2005

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • Senior Mechanical Engineer, Applied Research Associates, Inc., Panama City, Florida 2012-2014.

RECENT WORKS/PROJECTS ACCOMPLISHED

2016

  • Esfahani M., Languri E., Effect of Particle Size and Viscosity on Thermal Conductivity Enhancement of Graphene Oxide Nanofluid, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol 76, 2016, Pages 308–315.
  • Languri E., Patil P., Cunningham G., Welch A., Loftis A., Dynamic Modeling and Experimental Analysis of Induced Draft Cooling Tower, Technical Paper Publication, ASME, Power and Energy Conference, June 2016, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
  • Bahraseman H. and Languri E., Numerical Modeling of Liquid-to-Vapor Phase Change in Porous Medium under Solar Heat Localization, Technical Paper Publication, ASME, Power and Energy Conference, June 2016, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
  • Languri E., Cunningham G., Cui J., Idem S., Feasibility Study of the Use of Ground-Coupled Condensers in Industrial Thermal Management, Technical Paper Publication, ASME, Power and Energy Conference, June 2016, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA.
  • Esfahani M., Languri E., Chavez L., Combined Effects of Hydrodynamics and Support Layer Geometry on Internal Concentration Polarization in Forward Osmosis: A Numerical Study, Gordon Research Conference, New London, NH, August 2016.

2015

  • Goodarzi M., Amiri A., Goodarzi M.S., Safaei M.R., Karimipour A., Languri E., Dahari M., Investigation of Heat Transfer and Pressure Drop of a Counter Flow Corrugated Plate Heat Exchanger using MWCNT Based Nanofluids, International Communications in Heat and Mass Transfer, Volume 66, 2015, Pages 172–179.
  • Bahraseman H., Languri E., Yahyapourjalaly N., Espino D., Fluid-Structure Interaction Modeling of Aortic Valve Stenosis at Different Heart Rates, Acta of Bioengineering and Biomechanics, (2015), DOI: 10.5277/ABB-00429-2015-03.
  • Bahraseman H., Hazehei B., Leinahahi K., Khosravi A., Languri E., Experimental and computational study on the effects of wearing neck collar on the carotid blood flow, Engineering Solid Mechanics, Volume 3 Issue 1, (2015), Pages 27-34.
  • Esfahani M., Languri E., and Arias Chavez L., Computational Fluid Dynamics Modeling of Internal Concentration Polarization in Forward Osmosis: Effects of Pore Geometry, Hydrodynamics, and Solute Diffusivity, 2015 Annual Meeting (ISBN: 978-0-8169-1094-6), November 8-13, 2015, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
  • Prabhu V. and Languri E., Numerical Modeling of Buoyancy-Driven Air Flow inside Irregular Tent Air Gap, Proceedings of the 1st Thermal and Fluid Engineering Summer Conference, TFESC, New York City, USA, August 9-12, 2015.
  • Esfahani M., Languri E., Chavez L., Computational fluid dynamics modeling of forward osmosis: Combined effect of cross-flow velocity and pore dimensions on internal concentration polarization, North American Society of Membrane (NAMS), Park Plaza Hotel, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, May 30–June 3, 2015.
  • Brokni H., Languri E., Johnson W., Convective Electronic Device Cooling using Microencapsulated Phase Change Material Slurry in Planar Spiral Coil, ASME IMECE, November 2015, Houston, Texas, USA.
  • Safaei M., Salimnewaz K., Goodarzi M., Goodarzi MR., Karimipour A., Languri E., Investigation of Forced Convection Heat Transfer of FMWCNT Nanofluids over a Flat Plate, The Second National Conference on Electrical, Mechanical and Mechatronics, 2015.
  • Bahraseman H. and Languri E., Numerical Modeling of Evaporation in Porous Media Flows, ASME IMECE, November 2015, Houston, Texas, USA.

2013 & 2014

  • Languri E., Pillai K. and Tan H., A combined experimental/numerical approach to study the thermal dispersion in porous media flows, Thermal Science, Volume 18, Issue suppl.2, (2014), Pages: 463-474.
  • Languri E., Aigbotsua C., Alvarado J., Latent Thermal Energy Storage System using Corrugated Phase Change Material Enclosure, Applied Thermal Engineering, 50, (2013), Pages 1008–1014.
  • Masoodi R., Languri E., Ostadhossein A., Dynamics of Liquid Rise in a Vertical Capillary Tube, Journal of Colloid and Interface Science, 389, (2013), Pages 268–272.
  • Languri E., Pillai K., Effect of Aspect Ratio on Measured Permeability and Flow-Front Progress In 1D Flow Experiments, International Journal of Fluid Mechanics Research, Vol. 38, No. 6, (2013), Pages 128–135.
  • Languri E., Shaban A., Kong M., Alvarado J., Numerical Simulation of a Microencapsulated Phase Change Material Slurry Flowing in a Helical Coil Heat Exchanger, Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2013–63509, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, CA, USA.
  • Kong M., Alvarado J., Languri E., An Experimental Study of Heat Transfer Characteristics of Microencapsulated Phase Change Material Slurry in a Coil Heat Exchanger, Proceedings of the ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2013–63319, November 15-21, 2013, San Diego, CA, USA.