Ali Ahmadi

Contacts

Email: ali.ahmadi@ubc.ca
Office: School of Engineering, PBI04

Education

  • Ph.D. in Applied Science (2007-present)
    University of British Columbia, Canada
    Thesis: “Electrohydrodynamic Modeling of Microdroplet Motion in Digital Microfluidic Systems
    Supervisors: Drs. Jonathan F. Holzman, Mina Hoorfar, Homayoun Najjaran
  • M.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering (2004-2007)
    University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran
    Thesis: “Modification of Spray Breakup  Model of KIVA
    Supervisor: Dr. Vahid Esfahanian
  • B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering (2000-2004)
    University of Tehran, Tehran, Iran

Research Intersts

  • Digital Microfluidic Systems
  • BioMEMS
  • Computational Fluid Dynamics
  • Electrohydrodynamics and Thermodynamics of Microdroplet
  • Internal Combustion Engines
  • Optimization

Recent Publications

Refereed Journal Articles:

Refereed Conference Proceedings:

Upcoming Publications:

  • K. D. Devlin, A. Ahmadi, M. Hoorfar, "Adjustable Force-based actuation switching frequency implementation in digital microfluidic biochips," Colloids Surf., A, submitted (under review), 2010.