D-Index & Metrics Best Publications
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering
Switzerland
2022

D-Index & Metrics

Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering D-index 66 Citations 16,970 253 World Ranking 95 National Ranking 3
Materials Science D-index 78 Citations 22,197 366 World Ranking 1136 National Ranking 13

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2022 - Research.com Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering in Switzerland Leader Award

2003 - Heat Transfer Memorial Award, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

2000 - James Harry Potter Gold Medal, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

1994 - Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Composite material
  • Optics

Nanotechnology, Mechanics, Heat transfer, Thermodynamics and Nanoparticle are his primary areas of study. Dimos Poulikakos interconnects Composite material, Icing and Supercooling in the investigation of issues within Nanotechnology. His Mechanics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Finite element method and Surface tension.

His studies deal with areas such as Nusselt number and Porous medium as well as Heat transfer. His work in Thermodynamics is not limited to one particular discipline; it also encompasses Phase. His studies in Nanoparticle integrate themes in fields like Coalescence, Optoelectronics, Phenomenological model and Laser.

His most cited work include:

  • A benchmark study on the thermal conductivity of nanofluids (817 citations)
  • All-inkjet-printed flexible electronics fabrication on a polymer substrate by low-temperature high-resolution selective laser sintering of metal nanoparticles (585 citations)
  • Metal foams as compact high performance heat exchangers (539 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Mechanics, Nanotechnology, Heat transfer, Thermodynamics and Composite material. His Mechanics study frequently draws connections between adjacent fields such as Porous medium. He has researched Nanotechnology in several fields, including Optoelectronics and Electrode.

In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Heat transfer, Thermal conductivity is strongly linked to Thermal conduction. Thermodynamics is a component of his Forced convection, Laminar flow and Heat sink studies. He is interested in Colloidal gold, which is a field of Nanoparticle.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Mechanics (24.75%)
  • Nanotechnology (23.42%)
  • Heat transfer (18.11%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2016-2021)?

  • Nanotechnology (23.42%)
  • Composite material (10.30%)
  • Biomedical engineering (4.65%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Dimos Poulikakos mainly investigates Nanotechnology, Composite material, Biomedical engineering, Optoelectronics and Wetting. His Nanotechnology research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Electrohydrodynamics, Microstructure and 3D printing. His Composite material research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Thermal resistance and Heat transfer.

His biological study deals with issues like Endothelium, which deal with fields such as Shear stress. The study incorporates disciplines such as Coalescence and Laplace pressure in addition to Wetting. His Surface finish study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Mechanics, Capillary action, Supersaturation and Water vapor.

Between 2016 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Endocytic reawakening of motility in jammed epithelia (114 citations)
  • Ultrasound-mediated piezoelectric differentiation of neuron-like PC12 cells on PVDF membranes (49 citations)
  • Multi-metal electrohydrodynamic redox 3D printing at the submicron scale (44 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Optics
  • Composite material

Dimos Poulikakos focuses on Nanotechnology, Composite material, Wetting, Optoelectronics and Icephobicity. His Nanotechnology research integrates issues from Fluidics, Self cleaning and Electrohydrodynamics. Dimos Poulikakos has researched Composite material in several fields, including Heat transfer and Traction force microscopy.

His Wetting study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Chemical physics, Laplace pressure, Blood loss, Coagulation and Coalescence. Dimos Poulikakos interconnects Supercooling, Renewable energy and Atmospheric pressure in the investigation of issues within Icephobicity. He focuses mostly in the field of Supercooling, narrowing it down to topics relating to Viscosity and, in certain cases, Surface and Fluid dynamics.

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Best Publications

A benchmark study on the thermal conductivity of nanofluids

Jacopo Buongiorno;David C. Venerus;Naveen Prabhat;Thomas McKrell.
Journal of Applied Physics (2009)

1112 Citations

All-inkjet-printed flexible electronics fabrication on a polymer substrate by low-temperature high-resolution selective laser sintering of metal nanoparticles

Seung Hwan Ko;Heng Pan;Costas P. Grigoropoulos;Christine K. Luscombe.
Nanotechnology (2007)

784 Citations

Metal foams as compact high performance heat exchangers

K. Boomsma;D. Poulikakos;F. Zwick.
Mechanics of Materials (2003)

779 Citations

On the effective thermal conductivity of a three-dimensionally structured fluid-saturated metal foam

K. Boomsma;D. Poulikakos.
International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer (2001)

728 Citations

Wetting effects on the spreading of a liquid droplet colliding with a flat surface: Experiment and modeling

J. Fukai;Y. Shiiba;T. Yamamoto;O. Miyatake.
Physics of Fluids (1995)

590 Citations

Are superhydrophobic surfaces best for icephobicity

Stefan Jung;Marko Dorrestijn;Dominik Raps;Arindam Das.
Langmuir (2011)

546 Citations

Mechanism of supercooled droplet freezing on surfaces.

Stefan Jung;Manish K. Tiwari;N. Vuong Doan;Dimos Poulikakos.
Nature Communications (2012)

389 Citations

Modeling of the deformation of a liquid droplet impinging upon a flat surface

J. Fukai;Z. Zhao;D. Poulikakos;Constantine M. Megaridis.
Physics of Fluids (1993)

369 Citations

The Effects of Compression and Pore Size Variations on the Liquid Flow Characteristics in Metal Foams

K. Boomsma;D. Poulikakos.
Journal of Fluids Engineering-transactions of The Asme (2002)

368 Citations

Simulations of flow through open cell metal foams using an idealized periodic cell structure

K. Boomsma;D. Poulikakos;Y. Ventikos.
International Journal of Heat and Fluid Flow (2003)

340 Citations

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