Group Title: 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow - ICMF 2010 Proceedings
Title: Plenary - Some Reflections on Multiphase Flow
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Title: Plenary - Some Reflections on Multiphase Flow
Series Title: 7th International Conference on Multiphase Flow - ICMF 2010 Proceedings
Physical Description: Conference Papers
Creator: Hetsroni, G.
Publisher: International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF)
Publication Date: June 4, 2010
General Note: The International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF) first was held in Tsukuba, Japan in 1991 and the second ICMF took place in Kyoto, Japan in 1995. During this conference, it was decided to establish an International Governing Board which oversees the major aspects of the conference and makes decisions about future conference locations. Due to the great importance of the field, it was furthermore decided to hold the conference every three years successively in Asia including Australia, Europe including Africa, Russia and the Near East and America. Hence, ICMF 1998 was held in Lyon, France, ICMF 2001 in New Orleans, USA, ICMF 2004 in Yokohama, Japan, and ICMF 2007 in Leipzig, Germany. ICMF-2010 is devoted to all aspects of Multiphase Flow. Researchers from all over the world gathered in order to introduce their recent advances in the field and thereby promote the exchange of new ideas, results and techniques. The conference is a key event in Multiphase Flow and supports the advancement of science in this very important field. The major research topics relevant for the conference are as follows: Bio-Fluid Dynamics; Boiling; Bubbly Flows; Cavitation; Colloidal and Suspension Dynamics; Collision, Agglomeration and Breakup; Computational Techniques for Multiphase Flows; Droplet Flows; Environmental and Geophysical Flows; Experimental Methods for Multiphase Flows; Fluidized and Circulating Fluidized Beds; Fluid Structure Interactions; Granular Media; Industrial Applications; Instabilities; Interfacial Flows; Micro and Nano-Scale Multiphase Flows; Microgravity in Two-Phase Flow; Multiphase Flows with Heat and Mass Transfer; Non-Newtonian Multiphase Flows; Particle-Laden Flows; Particle, Bubble and Drop Dynamics; Reactive Multiphase Flows
General Note: Professor Gad Hetsroni is the Emeritus Danciger Professor of Engineering at the Technion, I.I.T. and, in the past, a Visiting Professor, University of California-Santa Barbara. He has occupied positions at Westinghouse, EPRI, Stanford University and the University of Minnesota in the USA, and the UNSW in Australia. Professor Hetsroni has also served as Director of the National Council of Research and Development in Israel, and as Dean of the Faculty of Mechanical Engineering at the Technion. He has worked on many different aspects of two-phase flow and is the founder and past Editor of the International Journal of Multiphase Flow and Editor of the Handbook of Multiphase Systems. He is a Fellow of ASME International, was the Vice President of the ASME for Region XIII, and was a Governor of the ASME International. Professor Hetsroni was also the Honorary Chair of 9th biennial ASME conference ESDA 2008.
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