Yogesh Jaluria

Yogesh Jaluria

Distinguished Professor, Board of Governors

Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering

Office:ENG B-237
Office Hours: 848-445-3652
Website: Website


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

Honors and Awards

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

  • Zhang, J., Lin, P.T., and Jaluria, Y., "Design and Optimization of Multiple Microchannel Heat Transfer Systems," J. Thermal Sci. Eng. Appl., Vol. 6, 011004-1 to 10, 2014.
  • Zhang, J., Zhang, T., Prakash, S., and Jaluria, Y., "Experimental and numerical study of the transient electronic chip cooling by liquid flow in microchannel heat sink," Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 65, pp. 627-643, 2014.
  • VanderVeer, J. and Jaluria, Y., "Optimization of an inverse convection solution strategy," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 73, pp. 664-670, 2014.
  • Jaluria, Y., "Numerical modeling of multiple length scales in thermal transport processes," Int. J. Num. Meth. Heat Fluid Flow, Vol. 24, pp. 781-796, 2014.
  • Zhang, T.T., Zhang, T., 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
  • Jaluria, Y., "Challenges in the accurate numerical simulation of practical thermal processes and systems," Int. J. Numerical Meth. Heat Fluid Flow, Vol. 23, pp. 158-175, 2013.
  • Song, W., Chahal, M., Celler, G.K., Jaluria, Y., Reed, G.T., and Jiang, W., "The influence of substrate on SOI photonic crystal thermo-optic devices," Optics Express, Vol. 21, pp. 4235-4243, 2013.
  • Zhang, J., Jaluria, Y., Zhang, T., and Jia, L., "Combined experimental and numerical study for multiple microchannel heat transfer system," Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 64, pp. 293-305, 2013.
  • Jaluria, Y., "Thermal Issues in Materials Processing," J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 135, pp. 061701-1 to 14, 2013.
  • VanderVeer, J. and Jaluria, Y., "Solution of an Inverse Convection Problem by a Predictor-Corrector Approach," Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 65, pp. 123-130, 2013.

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