• Assistant Professor, Mechanical Engineering
Dorrin Jarrahbashi

Educational Background

  • Postdoctoral Fellow, Georgia Institute of Technology — 2015-2017
  • Ph.D., Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of California, Irvine — 2014
  • M.S., Aerospace Engineering, Sharif University of Technology — 2007
  • B.S., Mechanical Engineering, Iran University of Science & Technology — 2005

Research Interests

  • Computational fluid dynamics of reacting and non-reacting turbulent multiphase flows, spray and liquid atomization, spray combustion, hydrodynamic instability, thermal and hydraulic behavior of supercritical fluids used in advanced power cycles, flow in porous media.

    Prior to joining Texas A&M University, Dr. Jarrahbashi was a post-doctoral fellow at Georgia Institute of Technology (2015-2017) and an assistant specialist and lecturer at University of California, Irvine (2014-2015). 

Awards & Honors

  • APS Gallery of Fluid Motion in Poster Competition, American Physical Society-Division of Fluid Dynamics, 2016
  • Outstanding Poster Award, International Symposium of Supercritical CO2 Power Cycles, 2016
  • Phi Beta Kappa International Scholarship, 2013
  • Teaching Assistant Award of Excellence, University of California, Irvine, 2013
  • Society of Women Engineers Fellowship, 2012

Selected Publications

  • S. Shariatnia, A. Veldanda, S. Obeidat, D. Jarrahbashi, A. Asadi, “Atomization of cellulose nanocrystals aqueous suspensions in fused deposition modeling: A scalable technique to improve the strength of 3D printed polymers”, Composites Part B: Engineering, 107291, 2019
  • Y. Wang, S. Taghizadeh, A. S. Karichedu, W. D Kulatilaka, D. Jarrahbashi, “Piloted Liquid Spray Flames: A Numerical and Experimental Study”, Combustion Science and Technology, 1-23, 2019
  • M. Caccia, M. Tabandeh-Khorshid, G. Itskos, A. R. Strayer, A. S. Caldwell, S. Pidaparti, S. Singnisai, A. D. Rohskopf, A. M. Schroeder, D. Jarrahbashi, T. Kang, S. Sahoo, N. R. Kadasala, A. Marquez-Rossy, M. H. Anderson, E. Lara-Curzio, D. Ranjan, A. Henry & K. H. Sandhage, “Ceramic–metal composites for heat exchangers in concentrated solar power plants”, Nature, 562, 406–409, 2018
  • S. Taghizadeh and D. Jarrahbashi, “Proper orthogonal decomposition analysis of turbulent cryogenic liquid jet injection under transcritical and supercritical conditions”, Atomization & Sprays, 28(10), 875–900, 2018
  • D. Jarrahbashi, W. A. Sirignano, P. P. Popov, F. Hussain, “Numerical simulation of liquid round jet atomization”, Physical Review Fluids, 2(9), 090504, 2017 (Invited Article)