Refereed Journals

Mohammad Mastiani, Myeongsub Mike Kim, Ali Nematollahi, Density maximum effects on mixed convection in a square lid-driven enclosure filled with Cu-water nanofluidsAdvanced Powder Technology, in press

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Shahriari, A.*, Kim, M.*, Zamani, S., Phillip, N., Nasouri, B., Hidrovo, C., Flow regime mapping of high inertial gas-liquid droplet microflows in flow-focusing geometries, Microfluidics and Nanofluidics, 20:20, DOI: 10.1007/s10404-015-1671-4, 2016  (*These authors contributed equally to this work)





Kim, M., Giry, A., Mastiani, M., Rodrigues, G.O., Reis, A., Mandin, P., Microscale thermometry: a review, Microelectronic Engineering, 148, 129-142, 2015



Kim, M., Huang, Y., Choi, K., Hidrovo, C., The enhancment of PDMS properties for microfluidic applications. Microelectronic Engineering, 124, 6675, 2014.

                                 Video: PDMS Swelling due to Toluene Injection (Click!)



Kim, T. J., Kim, M., Hann, S. H., Trejo, J., Hidrovo, C., Thermal efficiency characterization of tall microheaters embedded in Poly(dimehtylsiloxane) microchannels. Journal of microelectro-mechanical systems, 24, 115-125, 2015.




Kim, M., Yoda, M., The spatial resolution of dual-tracer fluorescence thermometry in volumetrically illuminated channels. Experiments in Fluids, 55, 1649, 2014.





Kim, M., Moon, B., Hidrovo, C., Rapid prototyping of PMMA microfluidic devices using PDMS molds. Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering, 23, 095024, 2014.



Sell, A., Fadaei, H., Kim, M., Sinton, D., Measurement of CO2 diffusivity for carbon sequestration: A microfluidic approach for reservoir-specific analysis. Environmental Science and Technology, 47, 71-78, 2013.

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                                        Video: CO2 Diffusion to Brine (Click!)


Kim, M., Sell, A., Sinton, D., Microfluidic chip-based study of salt precipitation during dry CO2 injection into saline aquifers. Lab on a Chip, 13, 25082518, 2013. (Cover page & Top 10% in Lab on a Chip Journal)


                  Video: Salt Precipitation due to CO2 Injection (Click!)


Yoda, M., Kim, M., Studying interfacial transport with evanescent wave-based particle       velocimetry and thermometry. Heat Transfer Engineering, 34, 101112, 2013.




Kim, M., Yoda, M., Extending fluorescence thermometry to measuring wall surface temperatures using evanescent-wave illumination. Journal of Heat Transfer, Transaction of ASME, 134, 011601, 2011.




Kim, M., Yoda, M., Infrared quantum dots for liquid-phase thermometry in silicon. Measurement Science and Technology, 22, 085401, 2011.




Kim, M., Yoda, M., Dual-tracers fluorescence thermometry measurements in a heated channel. Experiments in Fluids, 49, 257266, 2010.




Refereed Reviewed Conferences

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Fluorescence Thermometry for Measuring Wall Surface and Bulk Fluid Temperatures. International Heat Transfer Conference, 2010, IHTC14-22884, Washington D.C., USA

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Using Quantum Dots for Liquid-Phase Thermometry at Near-Infrared Wavelengths in Silicon Devices. International Heat Transfer Conference, 2010, IHTC14-22884, Washington D.C., USA

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Quantum Dots for Liquid-Phase Thermometry in Silicon Microchannels. ASME Heat Transfer conference, 2008, HT2008-56207, Jacksonville, FL, USA

Kim, S. –R, Kim, M., Kim, Y. –H., Absorptive characteristics of resonator panel for low frequency noise control and its applications. Inter-Noise, 2003, Jeju, South Korea


Non-Refereed Reviewed Conferences

Kim, M., Microfluidic approach for carbon sequestration, 2nd Biennial CO2 for EOR as CCUS conference, Oct. 2-4, Houston, TX, USA, 2015

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Dual-tracer laser-induced fluorescence thermometry in microchannels. 61st Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics,  53, AN.0003, Nov. 23-25, San Antonio, TX, USA, 2008

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Measuring near-wall temperatures using dual-tracer fluorescence thermometry and evanescent-wave illumination. 62nd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics,  54, EN.0010, Nov. 22-24, Minneapolis, MN, USA, 2009

Kim, M., Yoda, M., Fluorescence thermometry measurements of wall surface and fluid temperatures. 63rd Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics,  55, QW.00006, Nov. 21-23, Long Beach, CA, USA, 2011

Kim, M., Sinton, D., Transports of carbon dioxide in porous media for carbon sequestration application, Carbon Management Canada Annual Conference, May 17-20, Calgary, Canada, 2011

Sell, A., Fadaei, H., Kim, M., Scarff, B., Sinton, D., Optofluidic Diffusion Analysis of CO2 in Brine, Carbon Management Canada Annual Conference, May 17-20, Calgary, Canada, 2011



Integrated expansion-evaporator-condenser unit (UT Austin, case No. 6264 HID, tied up to Monolithically integrated bi-directional heat pump structure, MIT Case No. 16002JK), US Patent, (Pending)