Recent Publications

  1. Mark S. Tillack, A. Rene Raffray, Xueren R. Wang, Siegfried Malang, Said Abdel-Khalik, Minami Yoda and Dennis Youchison (2011) “Recent U. S. activities on advanced He-cooled W-alloy divertor concepts for fusion power plants,” Fusion Engineering and Design 86, 71
  2. Myeongsub Kim and Minami Yoda  “Infrared quantum dots for liquid-phase thermometry in silicon,” Measurement Science and Technology 22, 085401 (8 pp) (2011)
  3. Brantley H. Mills, Jordan D. Rader, Dennis L. Sadowski, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2011) “Experimental investigation of fin enhancement for gas-cooled divertor concepts,” Fusion Science and Technology 60, 190 [Outstanding Student Paper Award, 19th American Nuclear Society Technology of Fusion Energy Meeting]
  4. Mitchell D. Hageman, Dennis L. Sadowski, Minami Yoda and Said I. Abdel-Khalik (2011)  “Experimental studies of the thermal performance of gas-cooled plate-type divertors,” Fusion Science and Technology 60, 228
  5. Jordan D. Rader, Brantley H. Mills, Dennis L. Sadowski, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2011) “Experimental and numerical investigation of thermal performance of gas-cooled jet-impingement finger-type divertor concept,” Fusion Science and Technology 60, 223
  6. Charlotte W. Kotas, Peter H Rogers and Minami Yoda (2011) “Acoustically induced streaming flows near a model cod otolith and their implications for fish hearing,” Journal of the Acoustical Society of America 130, 1049
  7. Yutaka Kazoe and Minami Yoda (2011) “An experimental study of the effect of external electric fields on interfacial dynamics of colloidal particles,” Langmuir 27, 11481
  8. Yutaka Kazoe and Minami Yoda (2011) “Measurements of the near-wall hindered diffusion of colloidal particles in the presence of an electric field,” Applied Physics Letters 99, 124104
  9. Minami Yoda and Yutaka Kazoe (2011) “Dynamics of suspended colloidal particles near a wall:  Implications for interfacial particle velocimetry,” Physics of Fluids 23, 111301 (2011) [invited]
  10. Brantley H. Mills, Jordan D. Rader, Dennis L. Sadowski, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2012) “Dynamically similar studies of the thermal performance of helium-cooled finger-type divertors with and without fins,” Fusion Science and Technology 62, 379
  11. Myeongsub Kim and Minami Yoda (2012) “Extending fluorescence thermometry to measuring wall surface temperatures using evanescent-wave illumination,” Transactions of the ASME Journal of Heat Transfer 134, 011601
  12. Yutaka Kazoe and Minami Yoda (2013) “Evanescent wave-based flow diagnostics,” ASME Journal of Fluids Engineering 135, 021305 [invited]
  13. Minami Yoda and Myeongsub Kim  (2013)  “Studying interfacial transport with evanescent wave-based particle velocimetry and thermometry,” Heat Transfer Engineering 34,101 [invited]
  14. Jordan D. Rader, Brantley H. Mills, Dennis L. Sadowski, Minami Yoda and Said I. Abdel-Khalik (2013) “Verification of thermal performance predictions of prototypical multi-jet impingement helium-cooled divertor module,” Fusion Science and Technology 64, 282
  15. Jordan D. Rader, Brantley H. Mills, Dennis L. Sadowski, Minami Yoda and Said I. Abdel-Khalik (2013) “Optimization of pin-fin arrays for helium-cooled finger-type divertor,” Fusion Science and Technology 64, 315
  16. Brantley H. Mills, Jordan D. Rader, Dennis L. Sadowski, Minami Yoda and Said I. Abdel-Khalik (2013) “An experimental study of the effects of solid-to-coolant thermal conductivity ratio in helium-cooled divertor modules,” Fusion Science and Technology 64, 670
  17. Necmettin Cevheri and Minami Yoda (2013) “Evanescent-wave particle velocimetry measurements of zeta-potentials in fused-silica microchannels,” Electrophoresis 34, 1950
  18. Myeongsub Kim and Minami Yoda (2014) “The spatial resolution of dual-tracer fluorescence thermometry in volumetrically illuminated channels,” Experiments in Fluids 54:1649
  19. Yaofa Li and Minami Yoda (2014) “Convection driven by a horizontal temperature gradient in a confined aqueous surfactant solution:  The effect of noncondensables,” Experiments in Fluids 55:1663
  20. Necmettin Cevheri and Minami Yoda (2014) “Electrokinetically driven reversible banding of colloidal particles near the wall,” Lab on a Chip 14:1391 (2014) [“Hot” article]
  21. Necmettin Cevheri and Minami Yoda (2014) “Lift forces on colloidal particles in combined electroosmotic and Poiseuille flow,” Langmuir 30:13771
  22. Necmettin Cevheri and Minami Yoda (2014) “Using shear and dc electric fields to manipulate and self-assemble dielectric particles on microchannel walls,” ASME Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine 5, 031009  [invited]
  23. Yaofa Li, Roman O. Grigoriev and Minami Yoda (2014) “Experimental study of the effect of noncondensables in buoyancy-thermocapillary convection in a volatile low-viscosity silicone oil,” Physics of Fluids 26, 122112
  24. Minami Yoda, Said I. Abdel-Khalik, Dennis L. Sadowski, Brantley H. Mills and Jordan D. Rader (2015) “Experimental evaluation of the thermal-hydraulics of helium-cooled divertors,” Fusion Science and Technology 67, 142
  25. Bailey Zhao, Brantley H. Mills, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2015)  “A numerical investigation of the thermal-hydraulics of the helium-cooled modular divertor with multiple jets,” Fusion Science and Technology 68, 561 (2015)
  26. Carlos H. Charry, Said I. Abdel-Khalik, Minami Yoda, S. Adrian Sabau and Lance L. Snead (2015)  “Evaluation of cooling conditions for a high heat flux testing facility based on plasma arc lamps,” Fusion Science and Technology 68, 694
  27. Brantley H. Mills, Bailey Zhao, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2015) “An experimental study of the helium-cooled modular divertor with multiple jets at nearly prototypical conditions,” Fusion Science and Technology 68, 541
  28. Yaofa Li and Minami Yoda (2016)  “An experimental study of buoyancy-Marangoni convection in confined and volatile binary fluids,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer 102, 369
  29. Bailey Zhao, Shekaib Musa, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2017) “Optimization of multiple jet arrays for helium-cooled finger-type divertors,” to appear in Fusion Science and Technology
  30. Bailey Zhao, Shekaib Musa, Said I. Abdel-Khalik and Minami Yoda (2017) “An experimental investigation of the effect of jet-to-surface distance on the thermal-hydraulics of the helium-cooled modular divertor with multiple jets,” to appear in Fusion Science and Technology
  31. Minami Yoda and Said I. Abdel-Khalik (2017) “Overview of thermal-hydraulics of helium-cooled solid divertors,” to appear in Fusion Science and Technology [invited]