Brent W. Webb
Brent W. Webb
Professor and AVP
Office
360G EB
Email
webb@byu.edu
Office Phone
801-422-6543
Biography

EDUCATION

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University, Magna cum laude, 1981
M.S. Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University, 1982
Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, 1986

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

1986 – 1991, Assistant Professor Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University
1991 – 1996, Associate Professor Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University
1996 – 1999, Executive Director, Office of Research and Creative Activities, Brigham Young University
1997 – 2000, University Alumni Professor, Brigham Young University
1994 – present, Adjunct Professor of Mechanical Engineering, University of Utah
1996 – present, Professor Mechanical Engineering, Brigham Young University
2005 – present, Associate Academic Vice President - Research and Graduate Studies, Brigham Young University

Research

Heat Transfer, Thermodynamics

 

Graduate Students
PhD Students:
1.      J. Stevens, 1991, “Measurements of Local Fluid Velocities in an Axisymmetric, Free Liquid Jet Impinging on a Flat Plate”
 
2.      B.W. Butler, 1992, “An Experimental Evaluation of Radiant Energy Transport in Parti­cle-Laden Flames”
 
3.      Y. Pan, 1993, “Local Heat Transfer Characteristics of Impinging Free-Surface Liquid Jets and Jet Arrays”
 
4.      M. Denison, 1994, “A Spectral Line-Based Weighted-Sum-of-Gray Gases Model for Arbitrary RTE Solvers”
 
5.      J. Rigby, 1996, “Experimentally Determined Optical Properties and Chemical Compositions of Coal-Derived Soot”
 
6.      T. Morton, 1997, “An Exact Solution for a New Elliptical Patch of Uniform Vorticity with an Application to Drag Prediction”
 
7.      V. Solovjov, 1999, “Spectral Line-Based Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Modeling of Radiative Transfer in Multicomponent Mixtures of Hot Gases”
 
8.      B. Liechty, 2008, “Material Flow Behavior in Friction Stir Welding”
 
9.      B. Wolford, 2009, “Laminar and Turbulent Flow of a Liquid Through Channels with Superhydrophobic Walls Exhibiting Alternating Ribs and Cavities” (with D. Maynes)
 
10.    D. Frankman, 2009, “Radiation and Convection Heat Transfer in Wildland Fire Environments”
 
 
MS Students:
1.      A.B. McEntire, 1988, “Convective Heat Transfer From Two-Dimensional Discrete Heat Sources Along a Vertical Channel”
 
2.      T.J. Martin, 1988, “An Interferometric Study of Heat Flow in a Channel With Discrete Heat Sources” (with H. Heaton)
 
3.      J. Stevens, 1988, “Measurements of Local Heat Transfer Coefficients: Results for an Axisymmetric, Single-Phase Water Jet Impinging Normally on a Flat Plate With Uni­form Heat Flux”
 
4.      J.A. Olsen, 1989, “Experimental Measurement of Local Convective Heat Transfer Coef­ficients From a Three-Dimensional Cubical Protrusion” (with M.Q. McQuay)
 
5.      P.T. Roeller, 1989, “Forced Convection from Two- and Three-Dimensional Heated Pro­trusions in Channels”
 
6.      M. Chadwick, 1989, “Natural Convection From Discrete Heat Sources in Vented and Unvented Enclosures”
 
7.      G. Whidden, 1990, “Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer From Two-Dimensional Protrud­ing Discrete Heat Sources With Crossflow of the Spent Air”
 
8.      M. Sefcik, 1990, “Buoyancy-Driven Flow and Heat Transfer in a Vertically-Vented En­closure”
 
9.      K. Oliphant, 1990, “A Comparison of Jet and Spray Impingement Cooling” (with M.Q. McQuay)
 
10.    D. Lytle, 1990, “Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer at Low Nozzle-to-Plate Spacings”
 
11.    C. Boyack, 1992, “Heat Transfer Characteristics of Two Submerged Slot Jets Impinging Symmetrically on a Heated Plate”
 
12.    C. McDonald, 1992, “Natural Convection Heat Transfer from Cylindrical Pin Fin Ar­rays”
 
13.    B. Elison, 1993, “Submerged and Free-Surface Liquid Jet Impingement Heat Transfer for Fully Developed Laminar and Transitional Flows”
 
14.    J. Newbold, 1997, “Combustion Measurements and Modeling of an Industrial, Gas-Fired, Flat-Glass Furnace” (with M.Q. McQuay)
 
15.    K. Garrett, 1998, “The Effect of Drainage Configuration on Heat Transfer under an Impinging Liquid Jet Array”
 
16.    R. Hayes, 1999, “Measurements of Radiation Heat Transfer in Glass Melting Furnaces” (with M.Q. McQuay)
 
17.    J. Judy, 2001, “Measurements of Liquid-Flow Pressure Drop in Microtubes” (with D. Maynes)
 
18.    S.G. Tuttle, 2002, “Characterization of Local, Time-Mean and Time-Resolved Heat Transfer from an Impinging Flame Jet” (with M.Q. McQuay)
 
19.    B. Thompson, 2003, “Characterization of the Hydrodynamically Developing Flow in a Microtube using Molecular Tagging Velocimetry” (with D. Maynes)
 
20.    J. Jones, 2003, “Development of an Advanced Stem Heating Model”
 
21.    S. Broderick, 2004 “Thermally Developing Electro-osmotic Convection in
Circular Microchannels” (with D. Maynes)
 
22.    J. Tenny, 2004, “Numerical Simulations in Electro-Osmotic Flow” (with D. Maynes)
 
23.    J. Covington, 2005, “Experimental and Numerical Investigation of Tool Heating During Friction Stir Welding”
 
24.    J. Young, 2005, “Microparticle Influenced Electro-osmotic Flow” (with D. Maynes)
 
25.    S. Salisbury, 2005, “A Method for Characterizing the Properties of Industrial Foams” (with M. Jones)
 
26.    J. Davies, 2006, “Analysis of Viscous Drag Reduction and Thermal Transport Effects for Microengineered Ultrahydrophobic Surfaces” (with D. Maynes)
 
27.    K. Jeffs, 2007, “Numerical Study of Fully-Developed Laminar and Turbulent Flow through Microchannels with Longitudinal Microstructures” (with D. Maynes)
 
28.    J. Pearson, in progress, “Droplet Impingement on Ultrahydrophobic Surfaces” (with D. Maynes)
 
 
Honors Student Advisement:
1.      L.G. Hansen, 1992, “Enhanced Surface Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer”
 
 
Post-Doctoral Fellows/Research Associates
1.      D. Gera, Ph.D. from U. West Virginia, 1997 – 1998
2.      J. Wang, Ph.D. from Instituto Superior, Lisbon, Portugal, 1998 – 2001
3.      S. Brewster, Ph.D. from U.C. Berkeley, 1998 – 2001
Publications

Invited Papers/Monographs

1.      M.P. Mengüç and B.W. Webb, “Radiative Heat Transfer,” in Fundamentals of Coal Combus­tion, Clean and Efficient Use, ed. L.D. Smoot, Elsevier Science Publishing Co., New York, 1992, pp. 375-431.

 

2.      B.W. Webb and C.-F. Ma, “Heat Transfer Characteristics of Single-Phase Impinging Liquid Jets,” Advances in Heat Transfer, Vol. 26, 1995, J.P. Hartnett, T.F. Irvine, Y.I. Cho, Eds., Academic Press, New York, pp. 105-218.

 

3.      M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “The Spectral Line Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model—A Review,” in Radiative Transfer - I, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, ed. M.P. Mengüç, Begell House, New York, 1996, pp. 193 - 208.

 

4.      B.W. Webb, “Measuring and Modeling Combustion in Glass Melting Furnaces,” the GlassResearcher, Vol. 6, No. 2, pp. 16-18, 1997, Center for Glass Research, Alfred University, Alfred, New York.

 

5.      B.W. Webb, “Advances in Modeling Radiative Transport in High Temperature Gases,” in Energy and the Environment, Environmental Science and Technology Library, Vol. 15, A. Bejan, P. Vadász, and D.G. Kröger, Eds., Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, 1999, pp. 75-88.

 

6.      J. Wang, B.S. Brewster, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “Validation of Advanced Models for Glass Melting Furnaces,” 60th Conference on Glass Problems, J. Kieffer, Ed., American Ceramic Society, Westerville, Ohio, 2000, pp. 59-76.

 

 

Refereed Archival Publications

1.      H.D. Thompson, B.W. Webb, and J.D. Hoffman, “The Cell Reynolds Number Myth,” Int. J. Num. Meth. Fluids, Vol. 5, 1985, pp. 305-310.

 

2.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Analysis of Heat Transfer and Solar Radiation Absorption in an Irradiated Thin, Falling Molten Salt Film,” ASME J. Solar Energy Eng., Vol. 107, 1985, pp. 113-119.

 

3.      B.W. Webb and S. Ramadhyani, “Conjugate Heat Transfer in a Channel With Staggered Ribs,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 28, 1985, pp. 1679-1687.

 

4.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “On the Characteristic Length Scale for Correlating Melting Heat Transfer Data,” Int. Comm. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 12, 1985, pp. 637-646.

 

5.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Melting Heat Transfer in an Inclined Rectangular Enclo­sure,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 29, 1986, pp. 183-192.

 

6.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Analysis of Heat Transfer During Melting of a Pure Metal From an Isothermal Vertical Wall,” Num. Heat Transfer, Vol. 9, 1986, pp. 539-558.

 

7.      M.K. Moallemi, B.W. Webb, and R. Viskanta, “An Experimental and Analytical Study of Close-Contact Melting,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 108, 1986, pp. 894-899.

 

8.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Analysis of Radiation-Induced Buoyancy-Driven Flow in Rectangular Enclosures,” AIAA J. Thermophys. Heat Transfer, Vol. 1, 1987, pp. 146-153.

 

9.      B.W. Webb, M.K. Moallemi, and R. Viskanta, “Experiments on Melting of Unfixed Ice in a Horizontal Cylindrical Capsule,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 109, 1987, pp. 454-459.

 

10.    B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Radiation-Induced Buoyancy-Driven Flow in Rectangular Enclosures,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 109, 1987, pp. 427-433.

 

11.    B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Crystallographic Effects During Radiative Melting of Semitransparent Materials,” AIAA J. Thermophys. Heat Transfer, Vol. 1, 1987, pp. 313-320.

 

12.    B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Radiation-Induced Melting With Buoyancy Effects in the Liquid,” Exp. Heat Transfer, Vol. 1, 1987, pp. 109-126.

 

13.    B.W. Webb and D.P. Hill, “High Rayleigh Number Laminar Natural Convection in an Asymmetrically Heated Vertical Channel,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 111, 1989, pp. 649-656.

 

14.    B.W. Webb, “Interaction of Radiation and Free Convection on a Heated Vertical Plate,” AIAA J. Thermophys. Heat Transfer, Vol. 4, 1990, pp. 117-121.

 

15.    T.L. Bergman and B.W. Webb, “Simulation of Pure Metal Melting with Buoyancy and Surface Tension Forces in the Liquid Phase,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 33, 1990, pp. 139-149.

 

16.    A.B. McEntire and B.W. Webb, “Local Forced Convective Heat Transfer from Protrud­ing and Flush-Mounted Two-Dimensional Discrete Heat Sources,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 33, 1990, pp. 1521-1533.

 

17.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Local Heat Transfer Coefficients under an Axi­symmetric, Single-Phase Liquid Jet,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 113, 1991, pp. 71-78.

 

18.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “The Effect of Inclination on Local Heat Transfer Under an Axisymmetric, Free Liquid Jet,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 34, 1991, pp. 1227-1236.

 

19.    B.W. Webb and H.S. Heaton, “Laminar Flow and Heat Transfer in a Channel with Lat­eral Injection,” AIAA J. Thermophys. Heat Transfer, Vol. 5, 1991, pp. 253-256.

 

20.    M.L. Chadwick, B.W. Webb, and H.S. Heaton, “Natural Convection from Discrete Heat Sources in a Two-Dimensional Rectangular Enclosure,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 34, 1991, pp. 1679-1693.

 

21.    P.T. Roeller, J. Stevens, and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer and Turbulent Flow Characteris­tics of Isolated Three-Dimensional Protrusions in Channels,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 113, 1991, pp. 597-603.

 

22.    D.M. Sefcik, B.W. Webb, and H.S. Heaton, “Natural Convection in Vertically-Vented Enclosures,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 113, 1991, pp. 912-918.

 

23.    B.W. Butler and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of Local Temperature and Wall Radiant Heat Flux in an Industrial Coal-Fired Boiler,” Fuel, Vol. 70, 1991, pp. 1457-1464.

 

24.    D.M. Sefcik, B.W. Webb, and H.S. Heaton, “Analysis of Natural Convection in Verti­cally-Vented Enclosures,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 34, 1991, pp. 3037-3046.

 

25.    M.L. Chadwick, B.W. Webb, and H.S. Heaton, “Natural Convection From Discrete Heat Sources in a Vertically-Vented Rectangular Enclosure,” Exp. Heat Transfer, Vol. 4, 1991, pp. 199-216.

 

26.    P.T. Roeller and B.W. Webb, “A Composite Correlation for Heat Transfer from Two- and Three-Dimensional Isolated Protrusions in Channels,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 35, 1991, pp. 987-990.

 

27.    B.W. Webb and T.L. Bergman, “Three-Dimensional Natural Convection from Vertical Heated Plates with Adjoining Cool Surfaces,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, 1992, pp. 115-120.

 

28.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of the Free Surface Flow Structure Under an Impinging, Free Liquid Jet,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, 1992, pp. 79-84.

 

29.    G.L. Whidden, J. Stevens, and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of Two-Dimensional Jets Impinging on Heated Protrusions with Crossflow of the Spent Air,” ASME J. Elec. Packag., Vol. 114, 1992, pp. 81-87.

 

30.    B.W. Webb, M. Queiroz, K. Oliphant, and M. Bonin, “Transition to Dry-Wall Heat Transfer in Low Mass Flux Spray Cooling,” Exp. Heat Transfer, Vol. 5, 1992, pp. 33-50.

 

31.    J. Stevens, Y. Pan, and B.W. Webb, “Effect of Nozzle Configuration on Transport in the Stagnation Zone of Axisymmetric Impinging Free Liquid Jets: Part 1. Turbulent Flow Structure,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, 1992, pp. 874-879.

 

32.    Y. Pan, J. Stevens, and B.W. Webb, “Effect of Nozzle Configuration on Transport in the Stagnation Zone of Axisymmetric Impinging Free Liquid Jets: Part 2. Local Heat Transfer,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 114, 1992, pp. 880-886.

 

33.    B.W. Butler, T. Wilson, and B.W. Webb, “Measurement of Time-Resolved Local Particle Temperature in a Full-Scale Utility Boiler,” Proc. 24th Symp. (Int'l) Comb., The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 1992, pp. 1333-1339.

 

34.    L.G. Hansen and B.W. Webb, “Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer from Modified Sur­faces,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, 1993, pp. 889-898.

 

35.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of Flow Structure in the Radial Layer of Im­pinging Free-Surface Liquid Jets,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, 1993, pp. 3751-3758.

 

36.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “A Spectral Line-Based Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model for Arbitrary RTE Solvers,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 115, 1993, pp. 1004-1012.

 

37.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “An Absorption-line Blackbody Distribution Function for Efficient Calculation of Gas Radiative Transfer,” J. Quant. Spec­tr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 50, 1993, pp. 499-510.

 

38.    B.W. Butler and B.W. Webb, “Measurement of Radiant Heat Flux and Local Particle and Gas Temperatures in a Pulverized Coal-Fired Utility-Scale Boiler,” Energy Fuels, Vol. 7, 1993, pp. 835-841.

 

39.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of Flow Structure in the Stagnation Zone of Impinging Free-Surface Liquid Jets,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 36, 1993, pp. 4283-4286.

 

40.    D. Priedeman, V. Callahan, and B.W. Webb, “Enhancement of Liquid Jet Impingement Heat Transfer with Surface Modifications,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 116, 1994, pp. 486-489.

 

41.    B.W. Butler, M.K. Denison, and B.W. Webb, “Radiation Heat Transfer in a Laboratory-Scale, Pulverized Coal-Fired Reactor: Experiment and Analysis,” Exp. Thermal Fluid Sci., Vol. 9, 1994, pp. 69-79.

 

42.    B. Elison and B.W. Webb, “Local Heat Transfer to Impinging Liquid Jets in the Initially Laminar, Transitional, and Turbulent Regimes,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 37, 1994, pp. 1207-1216.

 

43.    D. Lytle and B.W. Webb, “Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer at Low Nozzle-Plate Spacings,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 37, 1994, pp. 1687-1697.

 

44.    L.F.A. Azevedo, B.W. Webb, and M. Queiroz, “Pulsed Air Jet Impingement Heat Trans­fer,” Exp. Therm. Fluid Sci., Vol. 8, 1994, pp. 206-213.

 

45.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “Development and Application of an Absorption-Line Blackbody Distribution Function for CO2,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 38, 1995, pp. 1813-1821.

 

46.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “The Spectral Line-Based Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model in Non-Isothermal Non-Homogeneous Media,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 117, 1995, pp. 359-365.

 

47.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “The Spectral-Line Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases Model for H2O/CO2 Mixtures,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 117, 1995, pp. 788-798.

 

48.    J. Ma, T.H. Fletcher, and B.W. Webb, “Thermophoretic Sampling of Coal-Derived Soot Particles During Devolatilization,” Energy Fuels, Vol. 9, 1995, pp. 802-808.

 

49.    Y. Pan and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer Characteristics of Arrays of Free-Surface Liquid Jets,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 117, 1995, pp. 878-883.

 

50.    J. Ma, T.H. Fletcher, and B.W. Webb, “Conversion of Coal Tar to Soot During Coal Pyrolysis in a Post-Flame Environment,” Proc. 26th Symp. (Int'l) Comb., The Combustion Institute, Pittsburgh, PA, 1996, pp. 3161-3167.

 

51.    C.F. Ma, H. Sun, C. Zheng, K. Wu, T. Gomi, and B.W. Webb, “Local Characteristics of Impingement Heat Transfer with Oblique Round Free-Surface Jets of Large Prandtl Number Liquid,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 40, 1997, pp. 2249-2259.

 

52.    J. Newbold, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “Combustion Measurements in an Industrial Gas-Fired Flat-Glass Furnace,” J. Inst. Energy, Vol. 70, 1997, pp. 71-81.

 

53.    D.R. Tree and B.W. Webb, “Local Temperature Measurements in a Full Scale Utility Boiler with Overfire Air,” Fuel, Vol. 76, 1997, pp. 1057-1066.

 

54.    T.H. Fletcher, J. Ma, J.R. Rigby, A.L. Brown, and B.W. Webb, “Soot in Coal Combustion Systems,” Prog. Energy Comb. Sci., Vol. 23, 1997, pp. 283-301.

 

55.    K. Oliphant, B.W. Webb, and M.Q. McQuay, “A Comparison of Liquid Jet Array and Spray Impingement Cooling in the Non-boiling Regime,” Exp. Therm. Fluid Sci., Vol. 18, 1998, pp. 1-10.

 

56.    D.R. Tree, D.L. Black, J.R. Rigby, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “Experimental Measurements in the BYU Controlled Profile Reactor: I. A Review of Combustion Experiments, and II. A Comprehensive Data Set for Near-Burner, Pulverized-Coal Combustion Conditions,” Prog. Energy Comb. Sci., Vol. 24, No. 5, 1998, pp. 355-384.

 

57.    K. Garrett and B.W. Webb, “The Effect of Drainage Configuration on Heat Transfer under an Impinging Liquid Jet Array,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 121, 1999, pp. 803-810.

 

58.    R.R. Hayes, J. Wang, M.Q. McQuay, B.W. Webb, and A.M. Huber, “Predicted and Measured Glass Surface Temperatures in an Industrial, Regenerative, Gas-Fired Flat-Glass Furnace,” Glass Science and Technology - Glastechnische Berichte, Vol. 72, 1999, pp. 367-377.

 

59.    M.Q. McQuay, B.W. Webb, and A.M. Huber, “The Effect of Rebuild on the Combustion Performance of an Industrial Gas-Fired Flat Glass Furnace,” Combust. Sci. Tech., Vol. 150, 2000, pp. 77-98.

 

60.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “SLW Modeling of Radiative Transfer in Multicomponent Gas Mixtures,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 65, 2000, pp. 655-672.

 

61.    C.S. McDaniel and B.W. Webb, “Slot Jet Impingement Heat Transfer from Circular Cylinders,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 43, 2000, pp. 1975-1985.

 

62.    S.C. Hill, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, and J. Newbold, “Numerical Modeling of an Industrial Glass-Melting Furnace,” J. Inst. Energy, Vol. 73, 2000, pp. 2-11.

 

63.    J. Wang, B.S. Brewster, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “Validation of an Improved Batch Model in a Coupled Combustion Space/Melt Tank/Batch Melting Glass Furnace Simulation,” Glass Science and Technology - Glastechnische Berichte, Vol. 73, 2000, pp. 299-308.

 

64.    R.R. Hayes, S. Brewster, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, and A.M. Huber, “Crown Incident Radiant Heat Flux Measurements in an Industrial, Regenerative, Gas-Fired Flat-Glass Furnace, Exp. Thermal Fluid Science, Vol. 24, 2001, pp. 35-46.

 

65.    B.S. Brewster, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, M. D’Agostini, and C.E. Baukal, Jr., “Combustion Measurements and Modeling in an Oxygen-Enriched Aluminum Recycling Furnace,” J. Inst. Energy, Vol. 74, 2001, pp. 11-17.

 

66.    J. Rigby, J. Ma, B.W. Webb, and T.H. Fletcher, “Transformations of Coal-Derived Soot at Elevated Temperature,” Energy Fuels, Vol. 15, 2001, pp. 52-59.

 

67.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “An Efficient Method for Modeling Radiative Transfer in Multicomponent Gas Mixtures With Soot,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 123, 2001, pp. 450-457.

 

68.    J. Wang, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, and K. Bhatia, “Numerical Simulation of an Oxy-Fuel-Fired Float Glass Furnace by Means of a Model Coupling the Combustion Space and the Glass Tank,” Environmental Combustion Technologies, Vol. 2, 2001, pp. 361-382.

 

69.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “A Local-Spectrum Correlated Model for Radiative Transfer in Non-uniform Gas Media,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 73, 2002, pp. 361-373.

 

70.    J. Judy, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Characterization of Frictional Pressure Drop for Liquid Flows through Microchannels,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 45, 2002, pp. 3477-3498.

 

71.    D. Maynes and B.W. Webb, “Fully-developed Electro-osmotic Heat Transfer in Microchannels,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 46, 2003, pp. 1359-1369.

 

72.    D. Maynes and B.W. Webb, “Fully-developed Thermal Transport in Combined Pressure and Electro-osmotically Driven Flow in Microchannels,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 125, 2003, pp. 889-895.

 

73.    D. Maynes and B.W. Webb, “The Effect of Viscous Dissipation in Thermally Fully-Developed Electro-Osmotic Heat Transfer in Microchannels,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 47, 2004, pp. 987-999.

 

74.    J.L. Jones, B.W. Webb, D. Jimenez, J. Reardon, and B.W. Butler, “Development of an Advanced One-Dimensional Stem Heating Model for Application in Surface Fires,” Canadian J. Forest Research, Vol. 34, 2004, pp. 20-30.

 

75.    B.D. Iverson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Thermally Developing Electro-osmotic Convection in Rectangular Microchannels with Vanishing Debye Layer Thickness,” AIAA J. Thermophys. Heat Transfer, Vol. 18, 2004, pp. 486-493.

 

76.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “The Cumulative Wavenumber Method for Modeling Radiative Transfer in Gas Mixtures with Soot,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 93, 2005, pp. 273-287.

 

77.    M.R. Jones, V.P. Solovjov, B.W. Webb, and S.M. Salisbury, “Identification of Appropriate Source Models for Accurate Diffusion Modeling of Radiative Transfer in a Non-absorbing Foam Layer,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 93, 2005, pp. 125-137.

 

78.    S.G. Tuttle, B.W. Webb, and M.Q. McQuay, “Convective Heat Transfer from a Partially Premixed Impinging Flame Jet: Part I – Time-Averaged Results,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, 2005, pp. 1236-1251.

 

79.    S.G. Tuttle, B.W. Webb, and M.Q. McQuay, “Convective Heat Transfer from a Partially Premixed Impinging Flame Jet: Part II – Time-Resolved Results,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, 2005, pp. 1252-1266.

 

80.    B.W. Butler, B.W. Webb, D. Jimenez, J.A. Reardon, and J.L. Jones, “Thermally-Induced Bark Swelling in Four North American Species,” Canadian J. Forest Research, Vol. 35, 2005, pp. 452-460.

 

81.    B.C. Liechty, B.W. Webb, and R.D. Maynes, “Convective Heat Transfer Characteristics of Electro-Osmotically Generated Flow in Microtubes at High Wall Potential,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 48, 2005, pp. 2360-2371.

 

82.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Prediction of Radiative Transfer in an Aluminum Recycling Furnace,” J. Energy Inst., Vol. 78, 2005, pp. 18-26.

 

83.    B.R. Thompson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Characterization of the Hydrodynamically Developing Flow in a Microtube Using MTV,” ASME J. Fluids Engineering, Vol. 127, 2005, pp. 1003-1012.

 

84.    J. Wang, B.S. Brewster, B.W. Webb, and M.Q. McQuay, “A Numerical Investigation on the Thermal Impact of Foam on an Oxy-Fuel-Fired Glass Furnace,” J. Energy Inst., Vol. 73, 2005, pp. 117-125.

 

85.    S.L. Broderick, B.W. Webb, and D. Maynes, “Thermally Developing Electro-Osmotic Convection in Microchannels with Finite Debye Layer Thickness,” Numerical Heat Transfer, Vol. 48, 2005, pp. 941-964.

 

86.    D.J. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and M.R. Jones, “Investigation of Lightpipe Volumetric Radiation Effects in RTP Thermometry,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 128, 2006, pp. 132-141.

 

87.    J.L. Jones, B.W. Webb, B.W. Butler, M.B. Dickinson, D. Jimenez, J. Reardon, and A.S. Bova, “Prediction and Measurement of Thermally-Induced Cambial Tissue Necrosis in Tree Stems,” Int. J. Wildland Fire, Vol. 15, 2006, pp. 3-17.

 

88.    C. Rands, B.W. Webb, and D. Maynes, “Characterization of Transition to Turbulence in Microchannels,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 49, 2006, pp. 2924-2930.

 

89.    J. Davies, D. Maynes, B.W. Webb, and B. Woolford, “Laminar Flow in a Microchannel with Super-Hydrophobic Walls Exhibiting Transverse Ribs,” Phys. Fluids, Vol. 18, 2006, 087110, pp. 1-11.

 

90.    B. Liechty and B.W. Webb, “The Use of Plasticine as an Analog to Explore Material Flow in Friction Stir Welding,” J. Mat. Proc. Tech., Vol. 184, 2007, pp. 240-250.

 

91.    J.H. Record, J.L. Covington, T.W. Nelson, C.D. Sorensen, and B.W. Webb, “A Look at the Statistical Identification of Critical Process Parameters in Friction Stir Welding,” Weld. J., Vol. 86, 2007, pp. 97-103.

 

92.    D. Maynes, K. Jeffs, B. Woolford, and B.W. Webb, “Laminar Flow in a Microchannel with Ultrahydrophobic Surface Patterned Micro-ribs Oriented Parallel to the Flow Direction,” Phys. Fluids, Vol. 19, 2007, Art. No. 093606, pp. 1-12.

 

93.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Multilayer Modeling of Radiative Transfer by SLW and CW Methods in Non-Isothermal Gaseous Medium” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 109, 2008, pp. 245-257.

 

94.    D. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and B.W. Butler, “Influence of Absorption by Environmental Water Vapor on Radiation Transfer in Wildland Fires,” Comb. Sci. Tech., Vol. 180, 2008, pp. 509-518.

 

95.    D. Maynes, B.W. Webb, and J. Davies, “Thermal Transport in a Microchannel Exhibiting Ultrahydrophobic Micro-ribs Maintained at Constant Temperature,” ASME J. Heat Transfer, Vol. 130, 2008, Art. No. 022042, pp. 1-8.

 

96.    J. Tenny, D. Maynes, B.W. Webb, and M.L. Lee, “Influence of Varying Electroosmotic Flow on the Effective Diffusion in Electric Field Gradient Separations,” Electrophoresis, Vol. 29, 2008, pp. 549-560.

 

97.    B.C. Liechty and B.W. Webb, “Modeling the Frictional Boundary Condition in Friction Stir Welding,” Int. J. Mach. Tools Manuf., Vol. 45, 2008, pp. 1474-1485.

 

98.    B.C. Liechty and B.W. Webb, “Flow Field Characterization of Friction Stir Processing Using a Particle-Grid Method,” J. Mat. Proc. Tech., Vol. 208, 2008, pp. 431-443. 

 

99.    B. Woolford, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Liquid Flow through Microchannels with Grooved Walls under Wetting and Superhydrophobic Conditions,” Microfluid. Nanofluid., Vol. 7, 2009, pp. 121-135 (DOI: 10.1007/s10404-008-0365-6)

 

100. B. Woolford, J. Prince, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Particle Image Velocimetry Characterization of Turbulent Channel Flow with Rib Patterned Superhydrophobic Walls,” Phys. Fluids, Vol. 21, 2009, 085106, pp. 1-12.

 

101. V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Application of CW Local Correction Approach to SLW Modelling of Radiative Transfer in Non-isothermal Gaseous Media,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer, Vol. 111, 2010, pp. 318-324(DOI: 10.1016.j.jqsrt.2009.06.015).

 

102. K. Jeffs, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Turbulent Flow in a Microchannel with Surface-Patterned Micro-Ribs Oriented Parallel to the Flow Direction,” Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, Vol. 53, 2010, pp. 786-796 (DOI: 10.1016/j.ijheatmasstransfer.2009.09.033). 

 

103. D. Frankman, B.W. Webb, B.W. Butler, and D.J. Latham, “Fine Fuel Heating by Radiant Flux,” Comb. Sci. Tech., Vol. 182, 2010, pp. 215-230.

 

104. D. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and B.W. Butler, “Time-Resolved Radiation and Convection Heat Transfer in Combusting Discontinuous Fuel Beds,” Comb. Sci. Tech., Vol. 182, 2010, pp. 1391-1412.

 

105. V.P. Solovjov, D. Lemonnier, and B.W. Webb, “The SLW-1 Model for Efficient Prediction of Radiative Transfer in High Temperature Gases,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer (in press).

 

106. L.A. Dombrovsky, V.P. Solovjov, and B.W. Webb, “Attenuation of Solar Radiation by a Water Mist from the Ultraviolet to the Infrared Range,” J. Quant. Spectr. Rad. Transfer (in press).

 

107. V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Global Spectral Methods in Gas Radiation: The Exact Limit of the SLW Model and its Relationship to the ADF and FSK Methods,” ASME J. Heat Transfer (in press).

 

 

Refereed Conference Publications

1.      B.W. Webb and P.O. Hedman, “LDV Measurements in a Simulated Entrained-Flow Coal Reactor,” in Engineering Applications of Laser Velocimetry, ed. by H.W. Coleman and P.A. Pfund, ASME, New York, 1982, pp. 65-70.

 

2.      B.W. Webb, M.K. Moallemi, and R. Viskanta, “Phenomenology of Melting of Unfixed Phase Change Material in a Horizontal Cylindrical Capsule,” ASME Paper No. 86-HT-10, 1986 AIAA/ASME Joint Thermophysics Conference, Boston, June, 1986.

 

3.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “An Experimental and Analytical Study of Solidification of a Binary Mixture,” Heat Transfer - 1986, Vol. 2, 1986, pp. 1739-1744.

 

4.      B.W. Webb and R. Viskanta, “Analysis of Radiation-Induced Melting With Natural Con­vection in the Melt,” 1987 National Heat Transfer Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, August, 1987.

 

5.      T.W. Nickell, R.D. Ulrich, and B.W. Webb, “Combined Natural Convection and Radia­tion from Parallel Plates with Discrete Heat Sources,” 1987 Winter Annual Meeting, ASME Paper No. 87-WA/EEP-1, 1987.

 

6.      J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Local Heat Transfer Coefficients under an Axi­symmetric, Single-Phase Liquid Jet,” Heat Transfer in Electronics 1989, ed. R.K. Shah, ASME, New York, 1989, pp. 113-119.

 

7.      J. Olsen, B.W. Webb, and M. Queiroz, “Local Three-Dimensional Convective Heat Transfer from a Heated Cube,” Collected Papers in Heat Transfer 1989, eds. W.J. Marner et al., ASME, New York, 1989, pp. 7-13.

 

8.      B.W. Butler and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of Local Temperature and Wall Radiant Heat Flux in an Industrial Coal-Fired Boiler,” in Heat Transfer in Combustion Systems--1990, eds. B. Farouk et al., ASME, New York, 1990, pp. 49-56.

 

9.      P.T. Roeller, J. Stevens, and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer and Turbulent Flow Characteris­tics of Isolated Three-Dimensional Protrusions in Channels,” in Thermal Modeling and Design of Electronic Systems and Devices, eds. R.A. Wirtz and G.L. Lehmann, ASME, New York, 1990, pp. 7-13.

 

10.    G. Whidden, J. Stevens, and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer and Flow Characteristics of Two-Dimensional Jets Impinging on Heated Protrusions with Crossflow of the Spent Air,” Proceedings ENCIT, 3rd Brazilian Thermal Science Meeting, Itapema, SC, Brazil, De­cember, Vol. 1, 1990, pp. 171-176.

 

11.    J.N. Cannon, B.W. Webb and M. Queiroz, “Testing of a Tangential Coal-Fired Power Plant with Water-Cooled Probes,” in Fossil Fuel Combustion 1991, ed. R. Ruiz, ASME, New York, 1991, pp. 49-56.

 

12.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of the Free Surface Flow Structure Under an Impinging, Free Liquid Jet,” Proceedings 3rd ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, eds. J.R. Lloyd and Y. Kurosaki, ASME, New York, Vol. 3, 1991, pp. 135-142.

 

13.    D. Lytle and B.W. Webb, “Secondary Maxima for Air Jet Impingement at Low Nozzle-to-Plate Spacings,” Proceedings Second World Conference on Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics, Dubrovnik, Yugoslavia, 1991, June 23-27.

 

14.    J. Stevens and B.W. Webb, “Measurements of Flow Structure in the Radial Layer of Im­pinging Free-Surface Liquid Jets,” accepted for presentation at ENCIT, 4th Brazilian Thermal Science Meeting, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, December 1 - 4, 1992.

 

15.    M. Denison and B.W. Webb, “Modeling of Radiative Transfer in Pulverized Coal-Fired Furnaces: Effect of Differing Particle and Gas Temperature,” Transport Phenomena in Thermal Engineering, Proc. Sixth International Symposium on Transport Phenomena in Thermal Engineering, eds. J.S. Lee, S.H. Chung and K.H. Kim, Begell House, Inc., New York, Vol. 1, 1993, pp. 191-196.

 

16.    B.W. Butler, M.K. Denison, and B.W. Webb, “Radiation Heat Transfer in a Laboratory-Scale, Pulverized Coal-Fired Reactor: Experiment and Analysis,” Experimental Heat Transfer, Fluid Mechanics, and Thermodynamics 1993, ed. M.D. Kelleher et al., Else­vier, New York, 1993, pp. 1089-1096.

 

17.    D. Priedeman, V. Callahan, and B.W. Webb, “Enhanced Surface Liquid Jet Impingement Heat Transfer,” Enhanced Cooling Techniques for Electronics Applications, HTD-Vol. 263, eds. S.V. Garimella et al., ASME, New York, 1993, pp. 43-48.

 

18.    D. Lytle and B.W. Webb, “Air Jet Impingement Heat Transfer at Low Nozzle-Plate Spacings,” in Heat and Mass Transfer 94, Proceedings of the First ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, Bombay, India, eds. S.P. Sukhatme et al., McGraw-Hill, New Delhi, 1994, pp. 271-276.

 

19.    Y. Pan and B.W. Webb, “Heat Transfer Characteristics of Arrays of Free-Surface Liquid Jets,” General Papers in Heat and Mass Transfer, Insulation, and Turbomachinery, HTD-Vol. 271, ASME, New York, 1994, pp. 23-28.

 

20.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “k-Distributions and Weighted-Sum-of-Gray-Gases--A Hybrid Model,” Heat Transfer - 1994, Vol. 2, 1994, pp. 19-24.

 

21.    Y. Pan and B.W. Webb, “Visualization of Local Heat Transfer under Arrays of Free-Sur­face Liquid Jets,” Heat Transfer - 1994, Vol. 3, 1994, pp. 77-82.

 

22.    J. Rigby and B.W. Webb, “An Experimental Investigation of Diffusion Flame Jet Impingement Heat Transfer,” Proceedings ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference 1995, Vol. 3, eds. L.S. Fletcher and T. Aihara, ASME, New York, pp. 117-126.

 

23.    M.K. Denison and B.W. Webb, “The Absorption-Line Blackbody Distribution Function at Elevated Pressure,” in Radiative Transfer - I, Proceedings of the First International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, ed. M.P. Mengüç, Begell House, New York, 1996, pp. 228 - 238.

 

24.    J. Newbold, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “The Experimental Characterization of the Combustion Process in an Industrial, Gas-fired, Flat-glass Furnace,” in Proceedings of the Twenty-ninth Symposium on Automotive Technology and Automation (ed. Dieter Roller), paper No. 96NM132, 1996, pp. 967-976.

 

25.    Oliphant, K.N., Webb, B.W., and McQuay, M.Q., “An Experimental Comparison of Liquid Jet Array and Spray Impingement Cooling in the Non-boiling Regime,” in the proceedings of VI Brazilian Thermal Science Meeting (ENCIT 96), The Brazilian Society of Mechanical Sciences, eds. A.T. Prata et al., ABCM, Santa Catarina, Brazil, 1996, pp. 687-692.

 

26.    V. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Radiative Transfer Model Parameters for Carbon Monoxide at High Temperature,” Heat Transfer - 1998, Vol. 7, 1998, pp. 445-450.

 

27.    J. Judy, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Liquid Flow Pressure Drop in Microtubes,” in Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomena in Microscale, Proceedings of the International Conference on Heat Transfer and Transport Phenomena in Microscale, ed. G.P. Celata, Begell House, Inc., New York, 2000, pp. 145-154.

 

28.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “A Local-Spectrum Correlated Model for Radiative Transfer in Non-uniform Gas Media,” in Radiative Transfer-III, Proceedings of the Third International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, eds. M.P. Mengüç and N. Selçuk, Begell House, New York, 2001, pp. 177-185.

 

29.    B. Thompson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Microscale Velocity Measurements using Molecular Tagging Velocimetry: Methodology and Uncertainty,” ASME Fluids Engineering Summer Meeting, Paper FEDSM2002-31164, Montreal, Canada, 2002.

 

30.    V.P. Solovjov, M.R. Jones, K. Fackrell, and B.W. Webb, “Characterization of Industrial Foams,” ASME Paper IMECE2002-33905, Proceedings IMECE, New Orleans, November 17-22, 2002, ASME, New York, 2002.

 

31.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Application of the Cumulative Wavenumber Approach for Modeling Radiative Transfer in H2O under Non-isothermal and Non-homogeneous Conditions,” ASME Paper IMECE2002-33886, Proceedings IMECE, New Orleans, November 17-22, 2002, ASME, New York, 2002.

 

32.    D. Maynes and B.W. Webb, “Fully-Developed Thermal Transport in Combined Pressure and Electro-osmotically Driven Flow in Microchannels,” Proceedings 6th ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Paper TED-AJ03-343, Hawaii, March 16-20, 2003.

 

33.    S.G. Tuttle, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “The Effect of Equivalence Ratio on Flame Jet Impingement Heat Transfer,” Proceedings 6th ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Paper TED-AJ03-612, Hawaii, March 16-20, 2003.

 

34.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Prediction of Radiative Transfer in an Aluminum Recycling Furnace,” Computational Thermal Radiation in Participating Media, Eurotherm Seminar 73, 2003, Elsevier, Paris, pp. 431-441.

 

35.    B.R. Thompson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Characterization of the Hydrodynamically Developing Flow in a Microtube using Molecular Tagging Velocimetry,” Proceedings of the First International Conference on Microchannels and Minichannels, ASME, April 21-23, 2003, Rochester, New York, pp. 223-229.

 

36.    J. Tenny, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Hydrodynamically Developing Dual-Wall-Driven Microchannel Flow,” Proceedings of the First International Conference on Microchannels and Minichannels, ASME, April 21-23, 2003, Rochester, New York, pp. 231-239.

 

37.    M.R. Jones, V.P. Solovjov, and B.W. Webb, “Investigation of Various Source Models in the Diffusion Approximation,” ASME Paper HT2003-47346, Proceedings 2003 ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, Las Vegas, NV, July 21-23, 2003.

 

38.    M.R. Jones, V.P. Solovjov, and B.W. Webb, “Diffusion Modeling of the Radiative Transfer in a Non-Absorbing Foam Layer,” ASME Paper IMECE2003-41828, Proceedings 2003 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Washington, DC, November 15-21, 2003, ASME, New York, 2003.

 

39.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “The Cumulative Wavenumber Method for Modeling Radiative Transfer in Gas Mixtures with Soot,” in Radiative Transfer-IV, Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, eds. M.P. Mengüç and N. Selçuk, Begell House, New York, pp. 539-550, 2004.

 

40.    M.R. Jones, V.P. Solovjov, B.W. Webb, and S.M. Salisbury, “Identification of Appropriate Source Models for Accurate Diffusion Modeling of Radiative Transfer in a Non-absorbing Foam Layer,” in Radiative Transfer-IV, Proceedings of the Fourth International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, eds. M.P. Mengüç and N. Selçuk, Begell House, New York, pp. 143-153, 2004.

 

41.    D.J. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and M.R. Jones, “Investigation of Lightpipe Volumetric Radiation Effects in RTP Thermometry,” ASME Paper HT2005-72285, Proceedings 2005 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 17-22, 2005, ASME, New York, 2005.

 

42.    B. Woolford, K. Jeffs, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Laminar Fully-Developed Flow in a Microchannel with Patterned Ultrahydrophobic Walls,” ASME Paper HT2005-72726, Proceedings 2005 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 17-22, 2005, ASME, New York, 2005.

 

43.    S.M. Salisbury, M.R. Jones, B.W. Webb, and V.P. Solovjov, “Sensitivity Analysis of an Inverse Method for Characterizing Industrial Foams,” ASME Paper HT2005-72720, Proceedings 2005 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, July 17-22, 2005, ASME, New York, 2005.

 

44.    J. Young, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, 2005, “Influence of the Electrophoretic Motion of Particle Suspensions on the Bulk Electroosmotic Flow of Water through Fused Silica Capillaries,” ASME Paper IMECE2005-80101, Proceedings 2005 ASME IMECE Conference, Orlando, FL, November, 2005.

 

45.    J. Davies, B. Woolford, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Prediction of Laminar Flow in a Microchannel with Transverse Ultrahydrophobic Ribs,” ASME Paper IMECE2005-80039, Proceedings 2005 ASME IMECE Conference, Orlando, FL, November, 2005.

 

46.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “The Influence of Carbon Monoxide on Radiation Transfer from a Mixture of Combustion Gases and Soot,” Computational Thermal Radiation in Participating Media II, Eurotherm Seminar 78, 2006, Lavoisier, Paris, pp. 207-214.

 

47.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Multilayer Modeling of Radiative Transfer by SLW and CW Methods in Non-Isothermal Gaseous Medium” in Radiative Transfer-V, Proceedings of the Fifth International Symposium on Radiation Transfer, eds. M.P. Mengüç and N. Selçuk, Begell House, New York, Paper #6, 2007.

 

48.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Application of CW Local Correction Approach to SLW Modelling of Radiative Transfer in Non-isothermal Gaseous Media,” Computational Thermal Radiation in Participating Media III, Eurotherm Seminar 83, 2009.

 

49.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “The SLW Model: Exact Limit and Relationship to Other Global Methods,” ASME Paper HT2009-88322, ASME Summer Heat Transfer Conference, San Francisco, CA, 2009.

 

50.    V.P. Solovjov, D. Lemonnier, and B.W. Webb, “The SLW-1 Model for Efficient Prediction of Radiative Transfer in High Temperature Gases,” in RAD-10, Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, eds. B.W. Webb and D. Lemonnier, Begell House, Connecticut, 2010.

 

51.    L.A. Dombrovsky, V.P. Solovjov, and B.W. Webb, “Attenuation of Solar Radiation by Water Mist from the Ultraviolet to the Infrared Range,” in RAD-10, Proceedings of the Sixth International Symposium on Radiative Transfer, eds. B.W. Webb and D. Lemonnier, Begell House, Connecticut, 2010.

 

52.    V.P. Solovjov, D. Lemonnier, and B.W. Webb, “SLW-1 Modeling of Radiative Heat Transfer in Non-Isothermal Non-Homogeneous Gas Mixtures with Soot,” in Proceedings of the 14th International Heat Transfer Conference, Paper IHTC14-22299, ASME, New York (ISBN 987-0-7918-3879-2).

 

 

Other (Non-Refereed) Publications/Presentations

1.      Cannon, J.N., Webb, B.W., and Queiroz, M., “Full-Scale Testing of an 80 MWe Tangential Coal Fired Power Plant,” EPRI Conference on the Effect of Coal Quality on Power Plants, St. Louis, MO, September 19-21, 1990.

 

2.      J. Ma, M. Dean, J. Rossman, T. Sastrawinata, B.W. Webb, and T.H. Fletcher, “Properties of Soot from Coal Tar,” Western States Section, Combustion Institute, Fall 1993 Meet­ing, Menlo Park, CA.

 

3.      J. Ma, T.H. Fletcher, and B.W. Webb, “Effect of Flame Environment on Soot Formation in Coal Combustion,” Proceedings 8th International Conference on Coal Science, Oviedo, Spain, September 10-15, 1995.

 

4.      J. Rigby, B.W. Webb, and T.H. Fletcher, “Measurement of the Optical Properties of Coal-Derived and Propane-Derived Soot in a Flat Flame Reactor,” Western States Section, Combustion Institute, Spring 1996 Meeting, Tempe, AZ.

 

5.      B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, D. Gera, and K. Bhatia, “Numerical Simulations on the Effect of Operating Parameters on NOx Production in an Industrial Flat Glass Furnace,” 1998 American-Japanese Flame Research Committee International Symposium, Maui, Hawaii, October 11-15, 1998.

 

6.      M.Q. McQuay, B.W. Webb, and C.E. Baukal, “Combustion Measurements in an Industrial Gas Fired Aluminum Recycling Furnace,” 1998 American-Japanese Flame Research Committee International Symposium, Maui, Hawaii, October 11-15, 1998.

 

7.      V.P. Solovjov and B. W. Webb, “Methods of Spectral Integration for SLW Modeling of Radiative Transfer in Multicomponent Gas Mixtures,” 5th SIAM Conference on Mathematical and Computational Issues in the Geosciences, San Antonio, Texas, March 24-27, 1999.

 

8.      J. Wang, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, A.M. Huber, and K. Bhatia, "Fully Coupled Modeling of the Melting Process in Glass Melting Furnaces," 1999 Fluent Users Group Meeting, Danvers, MA, May 26, 1999.

 

9.      B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, D. Gera, and K. Bhatia, “The Effect of Operating Parameters on NOx Production in an Industrial Flat Glass Furnace: Numerical Predictions,” Proceedings of Glass Science and Technology for the 21st Century, Vol. 16, pp. 44-53, Prague, Czech Republic, June 21-24, 1999.

 

10.    J. Wang, S. Brewster, B.W. Webb, M.Q. McQuay, and K. Bhatia, "A Coupled Combustion Space/Batch/Melt Tank Model for an Industrial Float Glass Furnace," 5th International Seminar on Mathematical Simulation in Glass Melting, Horni Becva, Czech Republic, June 17-18, 1999.

 

11.    V. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Cumulative Wavelength as a Source of Dynamical Information of the Molecular Gas Spectra,” 5th SIAM Conference on Applications of Dynamical Systems, Snowbird, Utah, May 23-27, 1999.

 

12.    B.W. Webb, “Fully Coupled Modeling of the Melting Process in Glass Melting Furnaces,” Fluent Users Group Meeting, Boston, Massachusetts, May 26, 1999.

 

13.    V.P. Solovjov and B.W. Webb, “Numerical Modeling of Radiation Transfer in the Mixture of Combustion Gases with Soot Particles,” 8th International Conference on Numerical Combustion, SIAM, Amelia Island, Florida, March 5-8, 2000.

 

14.    J. Wang, B.S. Brewster, M.Q. McQuay, and B.W. Webb, “A Numerical Simulation of an Oxy-Fuel-Fired Furnace by Coupling the Combustion Space, the Glass Tank, and the Batch Blanket,” Proceedings of Glass in the New Millenium: Challenges and Break-through Technologies, International Congress on Glass, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, May 15-17, 2000.

 

15.    D. Jimenez, J. Jones, J. Reardon, B. Butler, and B.W. Webb, “Fire-Induced Shrub and Tree Mortality in Boreal Forest Crown Fires” International Conference on Forest Fire Technology, Tall Timbers, Canada, October 15-18, 2001.

 

16.    J. Jones and B.W. Webb, “Stem Mortality in Surface Fires. Part III, Linking Stem Heating with Tissue Response for Planning Prescribed Burns,” Second International Wildland Fire Ecology and Fire Management Congress, American Meteorological Association, Orlando, Florida, November 16-20, 2003.

 

17.    D. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and M.R. Jones, “Investigation of Volumetric Radiation Effects in Lightpipe Thermometry,” IEEE RTP 2004, Portland, Oregon, October 12-15, 2004.

 

18.    J.H. Record, J.L. Covington, T.W. Nelson, C.D. Sorensen, and B.W. Webb, “Fundamental Characterization of Friction Stir Welding,” International Friction Stir Welding Conference, France, 2004.

 

19.    J. Davies, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Thermal Transport in a Microchannel Exhibiting Transverse Ultrahydrophobic Micro-ribs Maintained at Constant Temperature,” ASME Paper IMECE2006-16266, Proceedings 2006 ASME International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition, Chicago, IL, November, 2006, ASME, New York, 2006.

 

20.    D. Frankman, B.W. Webb, and B.W. Butler, “Influence of Radiation Absorption by Environmental Water Vapor on Radiation Transfer in Wildland Fires,” 2nd Fire Behavior and Fuels Conference, International Association of Wildland Fire, Destin, Florida, March 26-30, 2007.

 

21.    K. Jeffs, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Turbulent Flow in a Microchannel with Surface Patterned Microribs Oriented Parallel to the Flow Direction,” ASME Paper IMECE2007-41392, ASME, New York.

 

22.    D. Maynes, K. Jeffs, B. Woolford, and B.W. Webb, “Influence of the Vapor Cavity Depth on Liquid Flow through a Microchannel Exhibiting Superhydrophobic Walls,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 52, No. 17, p. 231, 2007.

 

23.    K. Jeffs, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Turbulent Flow through a Microchannel with Superhydrophobic Walls,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 52, No. 17, p. 231, 2007.

 

24.    B. Woolford, D. Maynes, B.W. Webb, and B. Jensen, “Laminar and Turbulent Flow of a Liquid through Microchannels with Walls Exhibiting Wetting and Non-Wetting Cavity Region,”American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 52, No. 17, p. 148, 2007.

 

25.    K. Jeffs, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Turbulent Flow in a Microchannel with Surface Patterned Microribs Oriented Parallel to the Flow Direction,” ASME Paper IMECE2007-41392, Proceedings 2007 ASME IMECE, Seattle, WA, November, 2007.

 

26.    B. Woolford, D. Maynes, and B. W. Webb, “Laminar Flow of a Liquid through Microchannels with Superhydrophobic Walls under Wetting and Non-Wetting Conditions,” Proc. Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale III, Engineering Conferences International, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, September 21-26, 2008.

 

27.    B. Woolford, J. Prince, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “PIV Measurements of Turbulent Channel Flow with Superhydrophobic Walls,” Proc. Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale III, Engineering Conferences International, Whistler, British Columbia, Canada, September 21-26, 2008.

 

28.    J. Pearson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Liquid Drop Impingement on Superhydrophobic Surfaces,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 53, No. 15, p. 39, 2008.

 

29.    B. Woolford, J. Prince, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “PIV Measurements of Laminar and Turbulent Channel Flow with Superhydrophobic Walls,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 53, No. 15, p. 90, 2008.

 

30.    Z. Collins, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “The Dynamics of Free-Surface Liquid Jet Impingement on Superhydrophobic Surfaces,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 53, No. 15, p. 197, 2008.

 

31.    A. Amin, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Numerical Investigation of Liquid Flow through Micro-channels with Post Patterned Super-hydrophobic Walls,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 54, No. 19, http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2009.DFD.LQ.1.

 

32.    J. Prince, B. Woolford, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “PIV Characterization of Turbulent Channel Flow with Rib Patterned Superhydrophobic Walls,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 54, No. 19, http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2009.DFD.MA.4.

 

33.    M. Johnson, B. Russell, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Hydraulic Jumps on Superhydrophobic Surfaces Exhibiting Ribs and Cavities,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 54, No. 19, http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2009.DFD.MJ.2.

 

34.    J. Pearson, D. Maynes, and B.W. Webb, “Influence of Liquid Type on Drop Impingement on Rib and Cavity Superhydrophobic Surfaces,” American Physical Society Bulletin, Vol. 54, No. 19, http://meetings.aps.org/link/BAPS.2009.DFD.HH.6.

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