Dr Sara Vahaji

STAFF PROFILE

Position

Lecturer in Mechanical Engineering

Faculty

Faculty of Sci Eng & Built Env

Department

School of Engineering

Campus

Geelong Waurn Ponds Campus

Contact

sara.vahaji@deakin.edu.au
+61 3 522 78132

Publications

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2021

Sedimentation effects on particle position and inertial deposition in 90° circular bends

S Vahaji, N Nguyen, Y Shang, K Inthavong

(2021), Vol. 393, pp. 722-733, Powder Technology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

N95 respirator mask breathing leads to excessive carbon dioxide inhalation and reduced heat transfer in a human nasal cavity

Hana Salati, Mehrdad Khamooshi, Sara Vahaji, Farid Christo, David Fletcher, Kiao Inthavong

(2021), Vol. 33, pp. 1-13, Physics of Fluids, Melville, N.Y., C1

journal article
2020

Aerodynamic impact of total inferior turbinectomy versus inferior turbinoplasty - a computational fluid dynamics study

J Siu, K Inthavong, Y Shang, S Vahaji, R Douglas

(2020), Vol. 58, pp. 349-359, Rhinology, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Experimental investigation on phase inversion point and flow characteristics of heavy crude oil-water flow

J Tan, P Luo, S Vahaji, J Jing, H Hu, B Yu, J Tu

(2020), Vol. 180, pp. 1-12, Applied Thermal Engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Investigation of the flow pattern transition behaviors of viscous oil-water flow in horizontal pipes

H Hu, J Jing, S Vahaji, J Tan, J Tu

(2020), Vol. 59, pp. 20892-20902, Industrial and engineering chemistry research, Washington, D.C., C1

journal article
2019

Experimental study of converging-diverging nozzle to generate power by Trilateral Flash Cycle (TFC)

M Ahmadi, S Vahaji, M Arbab Iqbal, A Date, A Akbarzadeh

(2019), Vol. 147, pp. 675-683, Applied thermal engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

Numerical investigation on the bubble size distribution around NACA0015 hydrofoil

S Vahaji, J Han, S Cheung, G Yeoh, J Tu

(2019), Vol. 172, pp. 59-71, Ocean engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

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Numerical investigation on the influencing interphase forces on bubble size distribution around NACA0015 hydrofoil

Jiang Han, Sara Vahaji, Sherman Cheung

(2019), Vol. 1, pp. 145-157, Experimental and Computational Multiphase Flow, Singapore, C1

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2018

Visualisation of gas-liquid bubbly flows in a large diameter pipe with 90º bend

S Safari Pour, K Mohanarangam, S Vahaji, S Cheung, J Tu

(2018), Vol. 21, pp. 585-596, Journal of visualization, Heidelberg, Germany, C1-1

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Numerical investigation on bubble size distribution around an underwater vehicle

S Vahaji, L Chen, S Cheung, J Tu

(2018), Vol. 78, pp. 254-266, Applied ocean research, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1

journal article

CFD investigation of sub-cooled boiling flow using a mechanistic wall heat partitioning approach with Wet-Steam properties

M Promtong, S Cheung, G Yeoh, S Vahaji, J Tu

(2018), Vol. 10, pp. 239-258, Journal of computational multiphase flows, London, Eng., C1-1

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2017

Numerical investigation on the performance of coalescence and break-up kernels in subcooled boiling flows in vertical channels

S Vahaji, S Cheung, L Deju, G Yeoh, J Tu

(2017), Vol. 9, pp. 71-85, Journal of computational multiphase flows, London, Eng., C1-1

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Investigation of the influence of elevated pressure on subcooled boiling flow - model evaluation toward generic approach

S Vahaji, S Chi Pok Cheung, G Heng Yeoh, J Tu

(2017), Vol. 139, pp. 074501-1-074501-10, Journal of heat transfer, New York, N.Y., C1-1

journal article
2015

Experimental performance of a rotating two-phase reaction turbine

A Date, S Vahaji, J Andrews, A Akbarzadeh

(2015), Vol. 76, pp. 475-483, Applied thermal engineering, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

journal article
2014

Efficiency of a two-phase nozzle for geothermal power generation

S Vahaji, A Akbarzadeh, A Date, S Cheung, J Tu

(2014), Vol. 73, pp. 227-237, Applied thermal engineering, Amsterda, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Modeling subcooled flow boiling in vertical channels at low pressures - part 1: assessment of empirical correlations

S Cheung, S Vahaji, G Yeoh, J Tu

(2014), Vol. 75, pp. 736-753, International journal of heat and mass transfer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Modeling subcooled flow boiling in vertical channels at low pressures - part 2: evaluation of mechanistic approach

G Yeoh, S Vahaji, S Cheung, J Tu

(2014), Vol. 75, pp. 754-768, International journal of heat and mass transfer, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, C1-1

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Modelling of two-phase bubbly flow over a flat plate

S Vahaji, L Chen, S Cheung, J Tu

(2014), pp. 1-4, AFMC 2014 : Proceedings of the 19th Australasian Fluid Mechanics Conference, Melbourne, Vic., E1-1

conference

The efficiency of a two-phase nozzle as a motion force for power generation from low-temperature resources

S Vahaji, A Akbarzadeh, A Date, S Cheung, J Tu

(2014), Vol. 83, pp. 179-190, Heat Transfer XIII : Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Simulation and Experimentations in Heat and Mass Transfer 2014, A Coruña, Spain, E1-1

conference
2012

Experimental analysis of two-phase flow nozzle for desalination and power generation system

S Vahaji, A Date, S Cheung, J Tu, A Akbarzadeh, M Oreijah

(2012), Vol. 49, pp. 324-329, Procedia Engineering, E1-1

conference

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