Alaa Eldeen A. Hassan Ali.

Alaa Eldeen A. Hassan Ali

Assistant Professor of Teaching

Contact Information

219 Bell Hall



Ph.D., Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, 2000

Research Interests

Nuclear reactor safety, thermal processing of materials, pool boiling of nanofluids, effective thermal properties of metal parts.

Selected Publications

  • Hassan, A. A. and Hamed, M. S., "Modeling Effective Thermal Conductivity of Randomly Distributed Loads of Mono-Sized Parts of Arbitrary Geometry," Materials Performance and Characterization, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2016, pp. 7-22, ISSN 2165-3992.
  • Hassan, A. A., Baraich, H. S., Hamed M. S., and Abdel-Hady, A., "Effect of Surface Condition on Pool Boiling of Nanofluids on Horizontal Flat Surfaces," presented at the 8th International Conference on Boiling and Condensation Heat Transfer, June 3-7, 2012, Lausanne, Switzerland.
  • Hassan, A. A., and Hamed M. S., "Towards the Achievement of 2020 Vision Goals of the Heat Treating Industry," JOM Journal of the Minerals, Metals and Materials Society, 62-9 (2010) 55-59.
  • Hassan, A. A., and Hamed M. S., "Optimization of Energy Utilization and Productivity of Heat Treating Batch-Type Furnaces," Journal of ASTM International, Vol. 5, No. 1, 2008.
  • Fath, H. E. S., Elsherbiny, S. M., Hassan, A. A., Rommel, M., Wieghaus, M., Koschikowski, J., and Vatansever, M., "PV and Thermally Driven Small-Scale, Stand-Alone Solar Desalination System with very Low Maintenance Needs," Desalination 225 (2008) 58-69.