Transport Phenomena - Delft University of Technology

Sasa Kenjeres

Sasa Kenjeres

Contact details

  • Dr. S. Kenjeres, Dipl.-Ing.
  • Associate Professor
  • Transport Phenomena Section
  • Department of Chemical Engineering
  • Faculty of Applied Sciences
  • Delft University of Technology
  • Room: F2.230
  • van der Maasweg 9, 2629 HZ, Delft, The Netherlands
  • Phone: +31-(0)15 27 83649
  • E-mail: s.kenjeres@tudelft.nl

Research interests

  • Advanced Fluid Dynamics, Heat Transfer and Turbulence Simulations and Modelling
  • Multi-Scale Transport Phenomena in Bio-Medical Applications
  • Magneto-Fluid-Dynamics / Magnetohydrodynamics (MFD/MHD)
  • Environmental Flows / Turbulent Dispersion in Complex Urban Areas
  • High Performance Supercomputing (HPC)

Latest publications

  • Google-Earth Based Visualizations for Environmental Flows and Pollutant Dispersion in Urban Areas, Daoming Liu and Sasa Kenjeres. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 2017, 14  (3), 247.
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  • On Recent Progress in Modelling and Simulations of Multi-Scale Transfer of Mass, Momentum and Particles in Bio-Medical Applications, Sasa Kenjeres. Flow Turbulence and Combustion 2016, 96  (3), 837–860.
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  • The Influence of Surfactants on Thermocapillary Flow Instabilities in Low Prandtl Melting Pools, Anton Kidess, Sasa Kenjeres, and Chris R. Kleijn. Physics of Fluids 2016, 28  (6), 062106.
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  • Marangoni Driven Turbulence in High Energy Surface Melting Processes, Anton Kidess, Sasa Kenjeres, Bernhard W. Righolt, and Chris R. Kleijn. International Journal of Thermal Sciences 2016, 104 , 412–422.
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  • Simulations of Photochemical Smog Formation in Complex Urban Areas, C. Muilwijk, P. J. C. Schrijvers, S. Wuerz, and S. Kenjeres. Atmospheric Environment 2016, 147 , 470–484.
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Fellowships, Scholarships and Awards

  • Research Fellow of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Sciences and Arts (KNAW)
    (2001-2006)
  • EC Marie-Curie Visiting Professor at the AGH University of Science and Technology,
    Faculty of Energy and Fuels, Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering,
    Krakow, Poland
    (Sep-Dec 2007, Nov-Dec 2008, Nov-Dec 2009, Nov-Dec 2010, Nov-Dec 2011)
  • Burgers Visiting Associate Professor at University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, USA
    Burgers Program in Fluid Dynamics, Faculty of Computer, Mathematical and Physical Sciences
    and A.J. Clark School of Engineering
    (Sep 2005-Feb 2006)
  • ERCOFTAC (European Research Community on Flow, Turbulence and Combustion)
    and the Swiss Leonhard Euler Center Visitor Fellowship at
    Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland,
    (Jan 2002, Dec 2003, Dec 2004, Jan 2008, Sep 2008)
  • Fellowship of International Office of the Research Centre Juelich, Germany
    at Institute of Fluid Mechanics, Friedrich-Alexander University Erlangen-Nuernberg, Germany
    (Nov 1992 - Apr 1995)

Keynote Conference Lectures:

  1. Kenjeres S. (2016), "On Electromagnetic Modulation of Flow Instabilities, Mixing and Heat Transfer in Conducting and Magnetized Fluids", EUROTHERM 2016, 7th European Thermal-Sciences Conference, 19-23 June 2016, Krakow, Poland
  2. Kenjeres S. (2015), "Recent progress in modelling, simulations and experiments of transport phenomena in the patient-specific cardiovascular geometries", International Symposium on Rheology, 23-25 September 2015, Kobe, Japan
  3. Kenjeres S. (2015), "Some recent developments in turbulence parameterization of environmental flows", Duetscher Wetterdienst (DWD) / German Weather Services, COSMO-Seminar, Offenbach, 3rd of March 2015, Offenbach, Germany
  4. Kenjeres S. (2014), "Keynote Lecture: Modelling and simulations of multi-physics multi-scale transport phenomena in bio-medical applications", Proceedings of the XXI Fluid Mechanics Conference, AGH-UST, Krakow, 15-18 June 2014, Krakow, Poland, Journal of Physics: Conference Series, Volume 530, Art.No.01206, pp.1-20, (doi: 10.1088/1742-6596/530/01206)
  5. Kenjeres S. (2013), "On Modelling and Simulations of (E)MHD Turbulent Transport Phenomena: Recent Progress and Challenges", 549 Wilhelm und Else Heraeus-Seminar on Liquid Metal MHD, Physikzentrum Bad Honnef, Germany, 15-18 October 2013.
  6. Kenjeres S. (2012), "Recent Achievements and Challenges in Modelling and Simulations of Complex Multi-Scale MHD Phenomena", Keynote Paper, ASME 2012, Heat Transfer, Fluids Engineering, Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels Conference, July 8-12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
  7. Kenjeres S. (2012), "Recent Achievements in Modelling and Simulations of One- and Two-Way Coupled Turbulent MHD Phenomena", Focus session: Flow and Structure Formation in Plasmas and Magnetized Fluids, Physics @ FOM 2012, Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 18 th January 2012.
  8. Kenjeres S. (2009), "Recent Achievements in Multi-Scale Modelling and Simulations of Magnetofluiddynamic Phenomena: From Origin of Planetary Magnetic Field to Improved Magnetic Drug Targeting", Proceedings of the 7th World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics and Thermodynamics, ExHFT-7, June 28 - July 03, 2009, Krakow, Poland, Eds. J. S. Szmyd, J. Spalek, T.A, Kowalewski, KL-11, pp. 159-177 (ISBN 978-83- 7464-235- 4)
  9. Kenjeres, S, (2009), "Numerical Simulations of Canopy Vegetation Influence on Flow, Turbulence and Passive Scalar Dispersion in Street Canyons", Proceedings of the XXII International JUMV Automotive Conference, Science and Motor Vehicles with Exhibition, April 14- 16, Belgrade, Serbia, Paper NMV0905, pp.1-19.
  10. Kenjeres, S. (2008), "Some recent developments in modelling and simulations of one- and two-way coupled MHD phenomena", International Workshop: MHD fundamentals, from liquid-metals to astrophysics, Universite Libre de Bruxelles, Statistical and Plasma Physics, Brussels, Belgium, 14-16 April, 2008.
  11. Kenjeres S. (2007), "Numerical Predictions of Traffic Pollution in Urban Areas", Proceedings of the XXI International JUMV Automotive Conference, Science and Motor Vehicles, 23-25 April, 2007, Beograd, Serbia, Paper NMV0723, pp.1-16.
  12. Hanjalic, K. and Kenjeres, S. (2006), "Some Developments in Turbulence Modelling of Environmental Flows", CWE2006, 4th International Symposium on Computational Wind Engineering, July 16-19, 2006, Yokohama, Japan.
  13. Hanjalic, K. and Kenjeres, S. (2002), "Dynamic Simulation of Pollutant Dispersion Over Complex Urban Terrains: a Tool for Sustainable Development, Control and Management", 2nd International Conference on Sustainable Development of Energy, Water and Environment Systems, June 2-7, 2002, Dubrovnik, Croatia.
  14. Hanjalic, K. and Kenjeres, S. (2002), "Simulation and Identification of Semi-Deterministic Structures in Turbulence", VIM-01, International Symposium on Visualization and Imaging of Transport Phenomena, May 5-10, 2002, Antalya, Turkey.
  15. Hanjalic, K. and Kenjeres, S. (2000), "T-RANS Simulation of Deterministic Eddy Structure and its Effect on Heat Transfer in Flows Driven by Thermal Buoyancy and Magnetic Field", 3rd European Thermal Sciences Conference, September 10-13, 2000, Heidelberg, Germany.

Invited Lectures (Conferences / Academia / Workshops):

  1. Kenjeres S. (2016), "On Recent Progress in Modelling and Simulation of Multi-scale Transfer of Mass, Momentum and Particlers in Bio-medical Applications", Summer School on Fundamental Transport Phenomena, Photo4Future, University Leuven, Belgium, 7th of June 2016.
  2. Kenjeres S. (2014), "Modelling and simulation of multi-physics multi-scale transport phenomena in bio- medical applications", Tshinghua-Delft Bilateral Workshop on Functional Materials, Department of Chemistry, Beijing, China, 17th of October 2014.
  3. Kenjeres S. (2014), "Recent progress in modelling and simulations of complex bio-medical transport phenomena", State Key Laboratory of Medicinal Chemical Biology and College of Life Sciences, NanKai University (NKU), Tianjin, China, 16th of October 2014.
  4. Kenjeres S. (2014), "Modelling and simulation of multi-physics multi-scale transport phenomena in bio- medical applications", East China University of Science and Technology (ECUST), Shanghai, China, 15th of October 2014.
  5. Kenjeres S. (2014), "Modelling and simulation of multi-physics multi-scale transport phenomena in bio- medical applications", School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Shanghai Jiao Tong University (SJTU), Shanghai, China, 14th of October 2014.
  6. Kenjeres S. (2013), "Special Lecture: Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulations of Physical Transport Phenomena in Bio-Medical Applications", Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering, Faculty of Energy and Fuels, AGH-University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, 23rd October 2013.
  7. Kenjeres S. (2013), "Numerical Simulations of Multi-Scale Interactions Between Conducting Fluids and Electromagnetic Forces", Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk Scientific Center, Akademgorodok, Russia, 27th September 2013.
  8. Kenjeres S. (2013), "Computer Simulations Based Optimization of Transport Phenomena in Bio-Medical Applications", Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk Scientific Center, Akademgorodok, Russia, 27th September 2013.
  9. Kenjeres S. (2013), "Modelling and Simulations of Turbulent Flow and Dispersion in Complex Urban Environment", Institute of Thermophysics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk Scientific Center, Akademgorodok, Russia, 26th September 2013.
  10. Kenjeres S. (2013), "Computer Simulations Based Optimization of Magnetic Drug Targeting and Delivery in Patient Specific Vascular Geometries", 5th International Conference on Drug Discovery and Therapy, February 18th - 21st , 2013, Dubai, UAE
  11. Kenjeres S. (2012), "Recent Acheivements in Numerical and Experimental Studies of Magnetic Particle Depositions in Simplified and Patient-Specific Geometries", BioMechanics Laboratory, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam. The Netherlands, 18th of July, 2012
  12. Kenjeres S. (2012), "Simulations of Multi-Phase Flows in Bio-Medical Applications", ASME 2012, Fluids Engineering Conference, July 8 - 12, 2012, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico
  13. Kenjeres S. (2012), "Novel Transient States in Thermal Convection of Paramagnetic Fluid Subjected to Strong Magnetic Field Gradient", Physics @ FOM 2012, Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 17th January 2012.
  14. Kenjeres S. (2011), "Special Lecture: Understanding Climate in Cities through Mathematical Modelling and Computer Simulations of Air Flow and Turbulent Dispersion of Pollutants", Faculty of Energy and Fuels, AGH - University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, 8th December 2011.
  15. Kenjeres S. (2011), "Targeted Molecular Therapy: Recent Achievements in Numerical Simulations of Magnetic Drug Targeting Technique", TU Delft Alumni Symposium 2011, 7th October.2011, Aula Congrescentrum, Delft, The Netherlands
  16. Kenjeres, S. (2011), "Capturing Transients in Turbulent Flows Over Complex Heterogeneous Urban Areas at Laboratory Scales", Proceedings of the XXIII International JUMV Automotive Conference, Science and Motor Vehicles with Exhibition, April 19-21, Belgrade, Serbia, Invited Paper NMV11AutoSim03, pp.1-13.
  17. Kenjeres, S. (2011), "Turbulent Bursts in the Wake of a Magnetic Obstacle", Physics @ FOM, Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 19th January 2011
  18. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Dynamic Large-Eddy Simulations of Momentum and Wall-Heat Transfer in Forced Convection over Wavy Surfaces", International Workshop on Development of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Hybrid System with Bio-fuels for Distributed Energy Generation, Dom Polonii, Krakow, 23rd November 2010.
  19. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Special Lecture: Advances in Computer Simulations of Magnetohydrodynamics (MHD) Phenomena", Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering, Faculty of Energy and Fuels, AGH-University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, 16th November 2010
  20. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Modelling and Simulations of Blood Flow and Magnetic Particle Tracking in Realistic Patient Vascular Geometries", Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), Department of Radiology, Cerebral Perfusion MRI, 31st August 2010.
  21. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Numerical simulations of turbulent dispersion in urban areas", OTB Research Institute for Built Environment, TU Delft, 17th June 2010.
  22. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Magnetic Drug Targeting: Towards Real Patient Based Applications", Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), Department of Radiology, 6th April 2010.
  23. Kenjeres S. (2010), "Simulating Flow over TU Delft Campus", Climate City Campus, Workshop Atmospheric Flows: Pollution Dispersion in Urban Environment, TU Delft, 24th February 2010.
  24. Kenjeres S. (2009), "Special Lecture: Challenges and Current Achievements in Simulating Control of Turbulent Flows, Heat Transfer and Particle Distributions by Localised Electromagnetic Fields", Department of Fundamental Research in Energy Engineering, Faculty of Energy and Fuels, AGH-University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, 16th November 2009.
  25. Kenjeres, S. (2009), "Electromagnetic Enhancement of Turbulent Heat Transfer", Physics @ FOM, Veldhoven, The Netherlands, 21st January 2009.
  26. Kenjeres, S. (2008), "Towards Computer Aided Magnetic Drug Targeting", VvTP Symposium 2008, Physics of Health, Right on Target, de Oude Jan kerk, Delft, 18th November 2008.
  27. Kenjeres, S. (2008), "Multi-Scale Numerical Predictions of Flow, Turbulence and Dispersion of Pollutants: From Laboratory Scale to City Scale Simulations", AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, 14th November 2008.
  28. Kenjeres, S. (2008), "Numerical Predictions of Flow, Turbulence and Traffic Pollution in Urban Areas", Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, ETH Zurich and ERFCOFTAC Leonhard Euler Centre, Zurich, Switzerland, 31st January 2008.
  29. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Multi-Scale Simulations of Coupled Fluid Flow and Electromagnetism: From Origins of Planetary Magnetic Fields to Improved Cancer Therapy", Institute of Fundamental Technological Research, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw, Poland, 5th December 2007.
  30. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Towards more efficient drug delivery: Blood flow in realistic blood vessels subjected to non-uniform high-intensity steady magnetic field", JMBC Bio-Fluids Meeting, Erasmus Medical Centre, Rotterdam, 15th November 2007.
  31. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Large Eddy Simulations of Flows Driven by Thermal Buoyancy and Electromagnetically Imposed Forcing", AGH University of Science and Technology and ERCOFTAC Polish Pilot Centre, Krakow, Poland, 5th November 2007
  32. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Special Lectures on Magnetohydrodynamics" (series of 10 lectures for MSc and PhD students), AGH University of Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland, October/December 2007.
  33. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Computational and Experimental Analysis of Mixing Behaviour of Stable Stratification in a Cylindrical Tank with Side-Entry Propeller", DEV-CPPS 2007, International Workshop on Multiphase and Mixing Phenomena - From Theory to Industry, Krakow, Poland, 5th October 2007.
  34. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Multi-Scale Simulations of Two-Way Coupled Fluid Flow / Electromagnetic Phenomena", Institute of Process Engineering, Transport Processes and Reactions Laboratory, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, 7th September 2007
  35. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Numerical modelling and simulations of MHD phenomena", Ampere's Meeting, New Initiative for Creation of European Institute for Magneto-Sciences, CNRS, Paris, France, 11th July 2007.
  36. Kenjeres, S. (2007), "Numerical Simulations of a Turbulent Magnetic Dynamo", Van der Waals-Zeeman Colloquium, University of Amsterdam, Faculty of Physics, Mathematics and Informatics, Van der Waals- Zeeman Institute, Amsterdam, 5th June 2007.
  37. Kenjeres, S. (2006), " Tackling Turbulence Subjected to Thermal Buoyancy and Lorentz Force", Annual Burgersdag Lecture, J.M. Burgerscentrum, Delft University of Technology, 12th January 2006.
  38. Kenjeres, S. (2005), "Coherent Eddy Structures in Turbulent Flows: Modelling and Simulations", Second Annual Symposium of the Burgers Program for Fluid Dynamics", University of Maryland, Institute for Physical Science and Technology and A. James Clark School of Engineering, 17th November 2005.
  39. Kenjeres, S. (2005), "Numerical simulations of turbulence subjected to the combined effects of thermal buoyancy and magnetic fields", Burgers Seminar at Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, 4th November 2005.
  40. Kenjeres, S. (2004), "Combined effects of terrain orography and thermal stratification on pollutant dispersion in a town valley: a T-RANS simulation", 2nd European Workshop ERCOFTAC SIG. 5, Environmental CFD, "Urban Scale CFD", 9-10 September 2004, University of Nottingham, U.K.
  41. Kenjeres, S. (2003), "Recent progress in numerical simulations of eddy structures in flows subjected to combined effects of gravitational and magnetic fields", Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Keio University, Tokyo, Japan, 30th June 2003.
  42. Kenjeres, S. (2002), "T-RANS simulation of deterministic eddy structure in flows driven by thermal buoyancy and Lorentz force", Seminars in Process Engineering, Department of Mechanical and Process Engineering, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) Zurich, Switzerland, 22nd January 2002.
  43. Kenjeres, S. (2001), "A new approach in numerical modelling of complex buoyancy driven flows: a hybrid RANS/LES", University "La Sapienza", Rome, Italy, 8th June 2001.

Invited Lectures (Industry / R & D):

  1. Kenjeres S. (2009), "Flows: interactions with electromagnetism", JMBC/FOM Workshop Changing Flows: Teaming up for new scientific challenges, Utrecht, The Netherlands, 19th June 2009.
  2. Kenjeres S. (2006), "Numerical simulations of Magnetohydrodynamic (MHD) phenomena in metallurgy", 32nd Cluster Meeting on Joining Technologies, Netherlands Institute for Metal Research (NIMR), Utrecht, The Netherlands, 18th October 2006.
  3. Kenjeres, S. (2004), "On reorganisation of turbulence structure in flows subjected to external magnetic fields", Pechiney/Alcan R&D, Grenoble, France, 1st September 2004.
  4. Kenjeres S. (2001), "A new approach in numerical modelling of complex buoyancy driven flows: a hybrid RANS/LES", Centro Ricerche ENRA Casaccia/ Rome, Italy, 8th June 2001.
  5. Kenjeres S. (1999), "Magnetism and Turbulent Flows: On the implementation of effects of Lorentz force in turbulence closure models", Invited lecture for KIVI NIRIA (Royal Institution of Engineers in the Netherlands) at the Royal Dutch Hoogovens (present CORUS), IJmuiden, The Netherlands, 7th April 1999.
  6. Kenjeres S. (1998), "Application of State-of-the-Art Turbulence Models for Predictions of Mixing in a Loop Reactor", SHELL Global Solutions International BV/Fluid Flow Solutions, Amsterdam, 18th December 1998.

Teaching

  • BSc-TN:
    • PEP-TN1602: First year final project
    • TN2951-P: Research practicum
  • BSc-TA:
    • TN4110TA: Mechanics 1
  • BSc minor "Medical Technology" (Erasmus Rotterdam / Leiden University / TU Delft)
    • BM3154: Transport phenomena in biological systems
  • Inter-faculty (TUD: EWI,TNW, CiTG, BK) minor "Climate, City, Campus"
    • TN4201TU: Understanding Climate in Cities: Modelling and Simulations
  • MSc-AP:
    • AP3171D: Advanced Physical Transport Phenomena
    • AP3032G: Continuum Physics
  • PhD:
    • J. M. Burgerscentrum graduate course on Turbulence
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