Minh Do-Quang

PhD, Docent
Phone: +46 8 790 7191
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E-mail: minh@mech.kth.se
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* 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.


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2016Diffuse interface method for a compressible binary fluid
Physical Review E 93 013121 (Published)
2016Viscoelastic Droplet Dynamics in Y-shaped Capillary Channel
Physics of Fluids 28 033103 (Published)
2016Simulation of a suspended droplet under evaporation with Marangoni effects
Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer 97 853 (Published)
2016Thermodynamics of a real fluid near the critical point in isotropic turbulence
Physics of Fluids   (Submitted)
2016Impact of viscoelastic droplet
Soft Matter   (Submitted)
2016Quantitative analysis of the angular dynamics of a single spheroid in simple shear flow at moderate Reynolds numbers
Physical Review Fluids 1 044201 (Published)
2016Single ellipsoid in simple shear flow: influence of inertia
9th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Firenze, Italy (2016)   (Published)
2016Events and conditions in droplet impact: a phase field prediction
Int. J. Multiphase Flow   (Accepted)
2016Droplet deformation and heat transfer in isotropic turbulence
Journal of Fluid Mechancis   (Submitted)
2016Kinematics and dynamics of suspended gasifying particle
Acta Mechanica   (Published)
2015Numerical simulation of rapid expansion of supercritical carbon dioxide
AIChE Journal 61 317 (Published)
2015Surface structure determines dynamic wetting
Scientific Report 5 8474 (Published)
2015Multirelaxation-time lattice Boltzmann model for droplet heating and evaporation under forced convection
Physical Review E 91 043012 (Published)
2015The 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 (Published)
2015When and how surface structure determines the dynamics of partial wetting
EPL 110 46002 (Published)
2015Effect of fluid and particle inertia on the rotation of an oblate spheroidal particle suspended in linear shear flow
Physical Review E 91 053017 (Published)
2015Dynamic wetting of viscoelastic droplets
Physical Review E 92 043002 (Published)
2015Thermohydrodynamics of boiling in binary compressible fluids
Physical Review E 92 043017 (Published)
2014Simulation of finite-size fibres in turbulent channel flow.
Physical Review E 89 013006 (Published)
2014Fluid behavior of supercritical carbon dioxide with water in a double-Y-channel microfluidic chip
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 17 1105 (Published)
2014Nonlinear dynamics and bifurcations in equilibrium state of a spheroidal particle suspended in shear flow
WCCM XI - ECCM V - ECFD VI, Barcelona, Spain (2014)   (Published)
2014Numerical simulation of particle formation in the rapidexpansion of supercritical solution process
The Journal of Supercritical Fluids 95 572 (Published)
2013On Diffuse Interface Modeling and Simulation of Surfactants in Two-Phase Fluid Flow
Communications in Computational Physics 14 879 (Published)
2013Equilibrium solutions of a spheroidal particle’s rotational motion in Couette flow
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Rheology of red blood cell flow in large geometries
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013Initial rapid wetting in metallic systems
Acta Materialia 61 5375 (Published)
2013Lattice Boltzmann Method for the evaporation of a suspended droplet
Interfacial Phenomena and Heat Transfer 1 245 (Published)
2013Direct Numerical Simulation of Turbulent Drag Reduction by Finite Size Rigid Fibres
8th International Conference on Multiphase Flow (ICMF), Jeju, Korea (2013)   (Published)
2013The 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   (Published)
2012Efficient preconditioners for large scale binary Cahn-Hilliard models
Computational methods in applied mathematics 12 1 (Published)
2012Thermohydrodynamics of boiling in a van der Waals fluid
Physical Review E 85 026320 (Published)
2012Block-Preconditioners for Conforming and Non-conforming FEM Discretizations of the Cahn-Hilliard Equation
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 7116 549 (Published)
2012Rotation 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   (Published)
2011The impact of ink-jet droplets on a paper-like structure
Fluid Dynamics and Materials Processing 7 389 (Published)
2011Locomotion by tangential deformation in a polymeric fluid
Physical Review E 83 011901 (Published)
2011Dissipation in rapid dynamic wetting
Journal of Fluid Mechanics 682 213 (Published)
2010Numerical simulation of the coupling problems of a solid sphere impacting on a liquid free surface
Mathematics and Computers in Simulation 80 1664 (Published)
2010Fluid dynamic behavior of dispensing small droplets through a thin liquid film
Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 9 303 (Published)
2010Element-by-Element Schur Complement Approximations for General Nonsymmetric Matrices of Two-by-Two Block Form
Lecture Notes in Computer Science 5910 108 (Published)
2010Droplet dynamics in a bifurcating channel
International Journal of Multi-Phase Flow 36 397 (Published)
2009The splash of a solid sphere impacting on a liquid surface: Numerical simulation of the influence of wetting
Physics of Fluids 21 022102 (Published)
2009Spontaneously spreading liquid droplets in a dynamic wetting process
EUROTHERM-84   (Accepted)
2009Modeling of dynamic wetting far from equilibrium
Physics of Fluids 21 121701 (Published)
2008Simulation of free dendritic crystal growth in a gravity environment
J. Comput. Phys. 227 1772 (Published)
2008Continuous 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 (Published)
2008Modeling of the adsorption kinetics and the convection of surfactants in a weld pool.
Journal of Heat Transfer 130 092102 (Published)
2008Numerical simulation of the passage of small liquid droplets through a thin liquid film
6th Int. Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels  857 (Published)
2008Phase-field simulation of weld solidification microstructure in an Al-Cu alloy
Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering 16 065005 (Published)
2008Capillary force dominated impact of particle to free liquid surface
Proc. of the 1st European Conference on Microfluidics - Microfluidics  µFLU08-128 (Published)
2008Droplet dynamics in a microfluidic bifurcation
Proc. of the 1st European Conference on Microfluidics - Microfluidics  µFLU08-130 (Published)
2008Modelling the influence of wetting properties on the solid liquid impact
6th Int. Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels  1915 (Published)
2008Modelling the growth and motion of a free dendrite under terrestrial conditions
Proc. of the XXII International Congress of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics (ICTAM)   (Published)
2008Coupled 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   (Published)
2008Thermocapillary convection and phase change in welding
International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow 18 378 (Published)
2007Thermocapillary convection and phase change in welding
International Journal of Numerical Methods for Heat & Fluid Flow   (Accepted)
2007Parallel adaptive computation of some time-dependent materials-related microstructural problems
Bulletin of the Polish Academy of Sciences 55 229 (Published)
2004Three-dimensional time dependent modelling of radial segregation due to weak convection.
J. Crystal Growth 269 454 (Published)
2004Experimental and Numerical study of the influence of sulfur redistributation in welding of SAF-2507 stainless steel.
Science and Technology of Welding and Joining   (Submitted)
Proceedings of The 3rd International Conference on Computational Modeling and Simulation of Materials   (Accepted)
2003Modeling 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 (Published)
2003Modelling of time-dependent 3D weld pool flow
Mathematical modelling of weld Phenomena 7 91-112 (Published)

Internal Reports

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


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2009-Finite element preconditioners for algebraic problems as arising in modelling of multiphase microstrTheoretical and computational mechanics