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Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Honors and Awards

•    2020 Holley Medal, ASME, for pioneering achievements in fiber drawing and coating for both traditional and specialty fibers
•    2020 Thermal and Fluids Engineering Award, American Society of Thermal and Fluids Engineers, for outstanding contributions to the field of thermal and fluids engineering
•    2016 Awarded 90th Anniversary Medal, ASME Fluids Engineering Division, Washington, DC, July 12, for his seminal contributions to the discipline of fluids engineering
•    2013 Awarded 75th Anniversary Medal, ASME Heat Transfer Division, Minneapolis, July 15, in recognition of service to the community and contributions to the field
•    2010 The Daniel Gorenstein Memorial Award and Lecture, Rutgers Univ., for outstanding scholarly achievement and exceptional service to the University community
•    2007 Donald Q. Kern Award from the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE). This award is given each year by AIChE to a researcher for outstanding contributions to heat transfer or energy conversion
•    2003 Robert Henry Thurston Lecture Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers. Lecture entitled: Buoyancy-Induced Flows in Nature and Technology, presented at IMECE 2003
•    2002 Max Jakob Memorial Award from the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) and the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) for eminent achievement in the field of Heat Transfer
•    2001 Named Board of Governors Professor of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering at Rutgers University for pioneering and lasting contributions in a wide variety of fundamental and applied areas in fluid mechanics and heat transfer
•    2000 Freeman Scholar for the application entitled Fluid Flow Phenomena in Materials Processing, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
•    1999 The Worcester Reed Warner Medal, for outstanding contribution to the permanent literature of engineering, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
•    1995 Heat Transfer Memorial Award for Science, for significant research contributions to the science of heat transfer, American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)

Selected Publications

•    Jaluria, Y., Computer Methods for Engineering with Matlab Applications, Second Edition, CRC Press (Taylor & Francis), Boca Raton, FL. 2011. Completely revised, updated and with Matlab.
•    Jaluria, Y., Advanced Materials Processing and Manufacturing, Springer, Cham, Switzerland, 2018.
•    Jaluria, Y., Design and Optimization of Thermal Systems: With Matlab Applications, Third Edition, CRC Press (Taylor & Francis), Boca Raton, FL, 2018. Revised, updated and expanded coverage.
•    Zhang, T.T., Zhang, J., Jia, L., and Jaluria, Y., "Numerical simulation of fluid flow and heat transfer in U-shaped microchannels," Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 66, pp. 217-228, 2014.
•    George, P., Meng, J. and Jaluria, Y., "Optimization of Gallium Nitride metalorganic chemical vapor deposition process," J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 137, pp. 061007-1 to 8, 2015.
•    Meng, J., Wong, S., and Jaluria, Y., "Fabrication of GaN films in a chemical vapor deposition reactor," J. Therm. Sci. Eng. App., Vol. 7, pp. 021003-1 to 9, 2015.
•    VanderVeer, J. and Jaluria, Y., "Solution of the inverse jet in a crossflow problem by a predictor-corrector technique," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 89, pp. 929-936, 2015.
•    Jaluria, Y., “Heat and mass transfer in materials processing and manufacturing,” Adv. Heat Transfer, Vol. 48, pp. 1-94, 2016.
•    Jaluria, Y., “Multiscale modeling in thermal materials processing,” Applied Thermal Eng., Vol. 111, pp. 1574-1580, 2017.
•    Zhang, J. and Jaluria, Y., "Steady and transient behavior of data centers with variations in thermal load and environmental conditions," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 108, pp. 374-385, 2017.  
•    Tamm, G. and Jaluria, Y., "Flow of hot gasses in vertical shafts under natural and forced ventilation," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 114, pp. 337-353, 2017.  
•    Jaluria, Y., "Thermal transport in the manufacture of optical fibers," Ann. Rev. Heat Transfer, Vol. 20, pp. 193-239, 2017.  
•    Tabrizi, A.B. and Jaluria, Y., “An optimization strategy of the inverse solution of a convection heat transfer problem,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 124, pp. 1147-1155, 2018.
•    Tabrizi, A.B. and Jaluria, Y., “A study of transient wall plume and its application in the solution of inverse problems,” Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 75, pp. 149-166, 2019.
•    Jumaah, O. and Jaluria, Y., “The effect of carrier gas and reactor pressure on Gallium Nitride growth in MOCVD manufacturing process,” J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 141, pp. 082101-1 to 12, 2019.
•    Jaluria, Y., “Solution of inverse problems in thermal systems,” J. Thermal Sci. Eng. Appl., Vol. 12, pp. 011005-1 to 11, 2020.
•    Wong, S. and Jaluria, Y., “Numerical and experimental study on the fabrication GaN films by chemical vapor deposition,” J. Manu. Sci. Eng., Vol. 142, pp. 011001-1 to 14, 2020.
•    X. Zhang and Jaluria, Y., “Reliability-based optimization and design limits of thermal systems: microchannel cooling systems, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 149, pp. 119202, 2020.
•    Jumaah, O.D. and Jaluria, Y., “Influence of precursor concentration on crystalline quality of GaN thin films grown on a sapphire wafer,” J. Manu. Sci. Eng., Vol. 143, pp. 111001-1 to 9, 2021.


•    Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1974
•    M.S., Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1972
•    B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, 1970