Kazim M. Akyuzlu

Professor
Graduate Coordinator

Contact

Phone: 504-280-6186
Email: kakyuzlu@uno.edu

Background

Education: Ph.D., University of Miami
MS, Middle East Technical University
Research Interests: Thermodynamics, Computational fluid-mechanics and heat-transfer, Two-phase flow and heat transfer, Cryogenics, Combustion

Current Research

  • Natural convection in densified propellants
  • Velocity measurements in two-phase flow using Laser-Doppler
  • Anemometry
  • Film boiling in cryogenic fluids
  • Flame propagation in hybrid rocket motors
  • Velocity measurements using particle image velocimeter (PIV)
  • Numerical modelling of combustion instabilities