• Assistant Professor
Mark Kimber

Educational Background

  • Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering (2008), Purdue University
  • M.S. in Mechanical Engineering (2004), Brigham Young University
  • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering (2002), Brigham Young University

Research Interests

  • Experimental and Computational Thermal Hydraulics, Uncertainty Quantification in Isothermal and Non-isothermal Turbulent Flows and Two Phase Heat Transport.

Awards & Honors

  • Nuclear Regulatory Commission Faculty Development Award (2009-2011)

Selected Publications

  • Landfried, D.T., Jana, A., and Kimber, M., 2015, “Characterization of the behavior of confined laminar round jets,” Journal of Fluids Engineering, 137, 034501
  • Clifford, C.E., and Kimber, M., 2014, “Optimizing laminar natural convection for a heat generating cylinder in a channel,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 136, 112502
  • Kristo, P., Landfried, D.T., and Kimber, M., “An experimental investigation of thermal loading on a plate from a parallel triple jet” 16th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-hydraulics, August 30-September 4, 2015, Chicago, IL.
  • Kristo, P., Landfried, D.T., and Kimber, M., “Design of a unit cell facility to study thermal mixing in gas-cooled reactors” 16th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-hydraulics, August 30-September 4, 2015, Chicago, IL.
  • Salkhordeh, S., Jana, A., and Kimber, M., “Large Eddy Simulation of non-isothermal turbulent flow past a circular cylinder” 16th International Topical Meeting on Nuclear Reactor Thermal-hydraulics, August 30-September 4, 2015, Chicago, IL.
  • Salkhordeh, S., Mazumdar, S., Jana, A., and Kimber, M., 2015, “Large Eddy Simulation of isothermal high Reynolds number turbulent round jets,” Physics of Fluids (in review).