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Dipal Patel

Dipal Patel
BEng, MSc, PhD (Newcastle UK)

Assistant Professor

Department of Automotive, Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering

Faculty of Engineering and Applied Science

Contact information

2000 Simcoe Street North
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 7K4
Office: ERC 3063

905.721.8668 ext. 5477
905.721.3370 (fax)

dipal.patel@uoit.ca


Research topics

  • DNS of turbulent combustion
  • Stratified Combustion
  • Fuel Flexible Combustion
  • Auto-ignition and spark ignition of turbulent
  • combustible mixtures
  • Ignition Modelling
  • Spray Combustion

Education

  • PhD (Mechanical Engineering) Newcastle University, UK, 2017
  • MSc (Engineering and Technology) Northumbria University, UK, 2005
  • BEng (Mechatronics Engineering) Sardar Patel University, INDIA, 2004

Publications and presentations

  • Selected publications and presentations

    Journal Publications

    • Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., (2016) “Effects of Mixture Distribution on Localised Forced Ignition of Stratified Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation Study”, Combustion Science and Technology, 188.11-12, 1904-1924.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., (2016) “Effects of Fuel Lewis Number on Localised Forced Ignition of Globally Stoichiometric Stratified Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, Flow Turbulence and Combustion, 96(4), 1083-1105.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., (2016) “Effects of Fuel Lewis Number on Localised Forced Ignition of Turbulent Homogeneous Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, International Journal of Spray and Combustion Dynamics, 8(3), 183-196.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., (2015) “Effects of Energy Deposition Characteristics on Localised Forced Ignition of Homogeneous Mixtures”, International Journal of Spray and Combustion Dynamics, 7(2), 151-174.
    •  Brosh, T., Patel, D., Wacks, D., Chakraborty, N., (2015) “Numerical Investigation of Localised Forced Ignition of Pulverised Coal Particle-laden Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS) Analysis”, Fuel, 145, 50-62.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., (2014) “Localised Forced Ignition of Globally Stoichiometric Stratified Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, Combustion Theory and Modelling, 18(6), 627-651.

     Conference Proceedings

    •  Patel, D., “Effects of Karlovitz number on Localised Forced Ignition of Turbulent Combustible Mixtures: A DNS Study”, Combustion Institute/Canadian Section Spring Technical Meeting, May 15-18, 2017, Montréal, Canada.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of mixture fraction on localised forced ignition of stratified mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, 25th International Colloquium on the Dynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems, August 2-7, 2015, Leeds, UK.
    •  Brosh, T., Marincola, F.C., Patel, D., Wacks, D., Chakraborty, N., “On Conditions for Self-sustained combustion of pulverised coal particle-laden mixtures following localised forced ignition: A Direct Numerical Simulation Analysis”, 25th International Colloquium on the Dynamics of Explosions and Reactive Systems, August 2-7, 2015, Leeds, UK.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of Fuel Lewis Number with Energy Deposition Characteristics on Localised Forced Ignition of Homogeneous Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation Analysis”, 12th International Conference on Energy of a Clean Environment, July 5-9, 2015, Lisbon, Portugal.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of Lewis Number on Localised Forced Ignition of Globally Stoichiometric Stratified Mixtures: A Numerical Investigation”, in Ninth Mediterranean Combustion Symposium, June 7-11, 2015, Rhodes, Greece.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of Combustion Regime On Localised Forced Ignition Of Turbulent Homogeneous Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation Analysis”, in 7th European Combustion Meeting, March 30-April 02, 2015, Budapest, Hungary.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of Mixture Distribution on Localised Forced Ignition of Globally Stoichiometric Stratified Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation Study”, in An International Meeting Towards Sustainable Combustion, November 19-21, 2014, Lisbon, Portugal.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Effects of Energy Deposition Characteristics in Localised Forced Ignition of Turbulent Homogeneous Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS) Analysis”, in International Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (HTFF'14), August 11-12, 2014, Prague, Czech Republic.
    •  Brosh, T., Patel, D., Wacks, D., Chakraborty, N., “Localised Forced Ignition of Pulverised Coal Particle-laden Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation Analysis”, in International Conference on Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow (HTFF'14), August 11-12, 2014, Prague, Czech Republic.
    •  Patel, D., Chakraborty, N., “Localised Forced Ignition Of Stratified Mixtures: A Direct Numerical Simulation (DNS) Analysis”, in Joint Meeting of the British and Scandinavian Nordic Section of the Combustion Institute, March 27-28, 2014, Cambridge, UK.

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