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Minh Do-Quang

PhD, Docent
Phone: +46 8 790 7191
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Room: 3612 Osquars backe 18


* Docent in Fluid Mechanics, KTH Mechanics, 2013.
* Tekn. Doctor in Fluid Mechanics at KTH in 2004.
* Tekn. Lic. in Fluid Mechanics at KTH in 2003.
* Master of Science in scientific computing at Nada, KTH in 1999.
* Master of Science in Engineering at Hanoi  University of Technology (HUT), 1998.
* Bachelor Degree in Electronics and Communication, HUT, 1995.
* Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering, HUT, 1993.

Professional history

Research Associate (sv. Forskarassistent), KTH Mechanics, 2006-

Research and Professional Activities

Research on numerical simulation of the dynamics of free surface, including phase change, wetting surface and phase interaction problems.


Please note that this list might not be complete. Follow each article link for additional authors.
Year Title
2015 Numerical simulation of rapid expansion of supercritical carbon dioxide
AIChE Journal 61 317
2015 Surface structure determines dynamic wetting
Scientific Report 5 8474
2015 Multirelaxation-time lattice Boltzmann model for droplet heating and evaporation under forced convection
Physical Review E 91 043012
2015 The dynamical states of a prolate spheroidal particle suspended in shear flow as a consequence of particle and fluid inertia
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 771 115-158
2015 When and how surface structure determines the dynamics of partial wetting
EPL 110 46002
2015 Effect of fluid and particle inertia on the rotation of an oblate spheroidal particle suspended in linear shear flow
Physical Review E 91 053017
2015 Dynamic wetting of viscoelastic droplets
Physical Review E 92 043002
2015 Thermohydrodynamics of boiling in binary compressible fluids
Physical Review E  
2014 Simulation of finite-size fibres in turbulent channel flow.
Physical Review E 89 013006
2014 Fluid behavior of supercritical carbon dioxide with water in a double-Y-channel microfluidic chip
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 17 1105
2014 Nonlinear dynamics and bifurcations in equilibrium state of a spheroidal particle suspended in shear flow
WCCM XI - ECCM V - ECFD VI, Barcelona, Spain (2014)  
2014 Numerical simulation of particle formation in the rapidexpansion of supercritical solution process
The Journal of Supercritical Fluids 95 572
2013 On Diffuse Interface Modeling and Simulation of Surfactants in Two-Phase Fluid Flow
Communications in Computational Physics 14 879
2013 Equilibrium solutions of a spheroidal particle’s rotational motion in Couette flow
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Rheology of red blood cell flow in large geometries
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 Initial rapid wetting in metallic systems
Acta Materialia 61 5375
2013 Lattice Boltzmann Method for the evaporation of a suspended droplet
Interfacial Phenomena and Heat Transfer 1 245
2013 Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Drag Reduction by Finite Size Rigid Fibres
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)  
2013 The Well-Posedness Of Diffuse Interface Modeling Of Surfactants In Two-Phase Fluid Flow
Int. Workshop on Wetting and evaporation: droplets of pure and complex fluids, Marseilles - June 2013  
2012 Efficient preconditioners for large scale binary Cahn-Hilliard models
Computational methods in applied mathematics 12 1
2012 Thermohydrodynamics of boiling in a van der Waals fluid
Physical Review E 85 026320
2012 Block-Preconditioners for Conforming and Non-conforming FEM Discretizations of the Cahn-Hilliard Equation
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7116 549
2012 Rotation of a spheroidal particle in Couette flow: effects of fluid and particle inertia
65th Annual Meeting of the APS Division of Fluid Dynamics, November 18–20, 2012, San Diego, USA  
2011 The impact of ink-jet droplets on a paper-like structure
Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing 7 389
2011 Locomotion by tangential deformation in a polymeric fluid
Physical Review E 83 011901
2011 Dissipation in rapid dynamic wetting
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 682 213
2010 Numerical simulation of the coupling problems of a solid sphere impacting on a liquid free surface
Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 80 1664
2010 Fluid dynamic behavior of dispensing small droplets through a thin liquid film
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 9 303
2010 Element-by-Element Schur Complement Approximations for General Nonsymmetric Matrices of Two-by-Two Block Form
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5910 108
2010 Droplet dynamics in a bifurcating channel
International Journal of Multi-Phase Flow 36 397
2009 The splash of a solid sphere impacting on a liquid surface: Numerical simulation of the influence of wetting
Physics of Fluids 21 022102
2009 Spontaneously spreading liquid droplets in a dynamic wetting process
2009 Modeling of dynamic wetting far from equilibrium
Physics of Fluids 21 121701
2008 Simulation of free dendritic crystal growth in a gravity environment
J. Comput. Phys. 227 1772
2008 Continuous flow switching by pneumatic actuation of the air lubrication layer on superhydrophobic microchannel walls.
Micro Electro Mechanical Systems, 2008. MEMS 2008. IEEE 21st International Conference 13-17 599
2008 Modeling of the adsorption kinetics and the convection of surfactants in a weld pool.
Journal of Heat Transfer 130 092102
2008 Numerical simulation of the passage of small liquid droplets through a thin liquid film
6th Int. Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels  857
2008 Phase-field simulation of weld solidification microstructure in an Al-Cu alloy
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 16 065005
2008 Capillary force dominated impact of particle to free liquid surface
Proc. of the 1st European Conference on Microfluidics - Microfluidics  µFLU08-128
2008 Droplet dynamics in a microfluidic bifurcation
Proc. of the 1st European Conference on Microfluidics - Microfluidics  µFLU08-130
2008 Modelling the influence of wetting properties on the solid liquid impact
6th Int. Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels  1915
2008 Modelling the growth and motion of a free dendrite under terrestrial conditions
Proc. of the XXII International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM)  
2008 Coupled problems on the solid liquid impact - the influence of wetting
Proc. of the European Seminar on Coupled Problems, Jetrichovice, Czech Republic. June 8-13, 2008  
2008 Thermocapillary convection and phase change in welding
International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow 18 378
2007 Thermocapillary convection and phase change in welding
International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow  
2007 Parallel adaptive computation of some time-dependent materials-related microstructural problems
Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences 55 229
2004 Three-dimensional time dependent modelling of radial segregation due to weak convection.
J. Crystal Growth 269 454
2004 Experimental and Numerical study of the influence of sulfur redistributation in welding of SAF-2507 stainless steel.
Science and Technology of Welding and Joining  
Proceedings of The 3rd International Conference on Computational Modeling and Simulation of Materials  
2003 Modeling of Time-Dependent 3D Weld Pool Flow Due to a Moving Arc
Modeling, Simulation and Optimization of Complex Processes, Springer, ISBN 3-540-23027-0  127-138
2003 Modelling of time-dependent 3D weld pool flow
Mathematical modelling of weld Phenomena 7 91-112

Internal reports

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Year Title Type
2011 Solution methods for the Cahn–Hilliard equation discretized by conforming and non-conforming finite elements Technical report
2004 Parallel computations on fusion welding and floating zones Doctoral thesis
2003 Parallel Computations on Fusion welding and Floating zones Licentiate thesis
2000 An inventory of Lattice Boltzmann models of multiphase flows Technical report


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Period Title Area
2009- Finite element preconditioners for algebraic problems as arising in modelling of multiphase microstr Theoretical and computational mechanics
1999-2000 Lattice Boltzmann models of multiphase flows Fluid mechanics
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