Welcome! We are excited to have recently moved into our new lab and started our research projects.

This research group focuses on experimental work related to fundamental and applied topics in heat transfer, fluid dynamics, energy systems, and interfacial phenomena. For more information on projects, please see here.


Lab ready for move-in

Our new lab space in Whitaker 245 is ready for move-in. Let the research begin!

Paper published in IJHMT

Part of Patty’s PhD work on the distribution of droplet sizes during dropwise condensation on lubricant-inflused surfaces (LIS or SLIPS) has been published in IJHMT.

Patty featured in "POETS" newsletter

Patty in lab

The newest POETS (Center for Power Optimization of Electro-Thermal Systems) newlsetter (Fall 2016) featured an interview with Patty on her research career, motivation, and goals.

POETS Newsletter 3-2016

Now also on the UIUC MechSE webpage: link