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John P Kizito

Professor

John P Kizito
College
College of Engineering

Department
Mechanical Engineering

Contact
McNair Hall 601
Education
B.S.Engineering / Makerere University
M.S.Mechanical Engineering / Case Western Reserve University
Ph.D.Mechanical Engineering / Case Western Reserve University

Research Interests

Fluid and Thermal Engineering, Bio-physicochemical hydrodynamics, Aerospace, Computational Fluid Dynamics

Recent Publications

  • John Kizito (1998). (Coating flow at high capillary and Reynolds numbers.).
  • John Kizito, Y Kamotani, S Ostrach (1999). (Experimental free coating flows at high capillary and Reynolds number). (3) 27, pp. 235--243. Experiments in fluids.
  • Charles Niederhaus, Henry Nahra, Steve Gonda, Pamela Lupo, Stanley Kleis, Sandra Geffert, John Kizito, Stewart Robinson (2002). (Bubble Experiments on the Hydrodynamic Focusing Bioreactor-Space (HFB-S)).
  • John Kizito (2003). (Advanced Microgravity Acceleration Measurement Systems (AMAMS) Being Developed). pp. 223. Research and Technology 2002.
  • Emily Nelson, John Kizito (2003). (Design Study Conducted of a Stirred and Perfused Specimen Chamber for Culturing Suspended Cells on the International Space Station).
  • John Kizito, J D. Alexander, R Banish (2003). (Transient convective effects on diffusion measurements in liquids). (2) 17, pp. 186--192. Journal of thermophysics and heat transfer.
  • Randy VanderWal, John Kizito, Gretar Tryggvason, Gordon Berger, Steven Mozes (2004). (Droplet-surface impingement dynamics for intelligent spray design).
  • John Kizito, David Hiltner, Charles Niederhaus, Stanley Kleis, Ed Hudson, Steve Gonda (2004). (Flow of Fluid and Particle Assemblages in Rotating Systems).
  • Charles Niederhaus, Henry Nahra, John Kizito (2004). (Reduced-Gravity Experiments Conducted to Help Bioreactor Development).
  • John Kizito, Randy VanderWal, Gordon Berger, Gretar Tryggvason (2004). (Spray Cooling Processes for Space Applications).
  • HK Nahra, CE Niederhaus, S Robinson, E Hudson, SK Geffert, PJ Lupo, Gonda, SR, SJ Kleis, JP Kizito (2005). (Microgravity Experiments on Bubble Removal in the Hydrodynamic Focusing Bioreactor-Space (HFB-S)).
  • R Balasubramaniam, E Rame, John Kizito, M Kassemi (2006). (Two phase flow modeling: Summary of flow regimes and pressure drop correlations in reduced and partial gravity).
  • John Kizito, Karen Barlow, Simon Ostrach (2008). (Characteristic Timescales for Adherent Mammalian Cells). (Progress in Scale Modeling) pp. 433--444. Springer, Dordrecht.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Louis Chow (2009). (Spray cooling with ammonia on microstructured surfaces: performance enhancement and hysteresis effect). (7) 131, pp. 071401. Journal of Heat Transfer.
  • Hyeun Kim, John Kizito (2009). (Stirring free surface flows due to horizontal circulatory oscillation of a partially filled container). (11) 196, pp. 1300--1321. Chemical Engineering Communications.
  • W Wu, H Bostanci, LC Chow, Y Hong, M Su, John Kizito (2010). (Nucleate boiling heat transfer enhancement for water and FC-72 on titanium oxide and silicon oxide surfaces). (9-10) 53, pp. 1773--1777. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Rodward Hewlin, Jr, John Kizito (2011). (Evaluation of the Effect of Simplified and Patient-Specific Arterial Geometry On Hemodynamic Flow In Stenosed Carotid Bifurcation Arteries). 10, pp. 39--44. ASME Early Career Technical Journal.
  • W Wu, H Bostanci, LC Chow, SJ Ding, Y Hong, M Su, John Kizito, L Gschwender, CE Snyder (2011). (Jet impingement and spray cooling using slurry of nanoencapsulated phase change materials). (13-14) 54, pp. 2715--2723. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2012). (High heat flux spray cooling with ammonia: Investigation of enhanced surfaces for CHF). (13-14) 55, pp. 3849-3856. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2012). (High heat flux spray cooling with ammonia: Investigation of enhanced surfaces for CHF). (13-14) 55, pp. 3849--3856. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • W. Wu, H. Bostanci, L.C. Chow, Y. Hong, C.M. Wang, M. Su, J.P. Kizito (2013). (Heat transfer enhancement of PAO in microchannel heat exchanger using nano-encapsulated phase change indium particles). (1-2) 58, pp. 348-355. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • W Wu, H Bostanci, LC Chow, Y Hong, CM Wang, M Su, John Kizito (2013). (Heat transfer enhancement of PAO in microchannel heat exchanger using nano-encapsulated phase change indium particles). (1-2) 58, pp. 348--355. International journal of heat and mass transfer.
  • W Wu, H Bostanci, LC Chow, Y Hong, SJ Ding, M Su, John Kizito (2013). (Jet impingement heat transfer using air-laden nanoparticles with encapsulated phase change materials). (5) 135, pp. 052202. Journal of Heat Transfer.
  • W. Wu, H. Bostanci, L. Chow, Y. Hong, S. Ding, M. Su, John Kizito (2013). (Jet Impingement Heat Transfer Using Air-Laden Nanoparticles With Encapsulated Phase Change Materials). (5) 135, pp. 052202. Journal of Heat Transfer.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Virendra Singh, John Kizito, Daniel Rini, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2013). (Microscale surface modifications for heat transfer enhancement). (19) 5, pp. 9572--9578. ACS applied materials \& interfaces.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Virendra Singh, John Kizito, Daniel Rini, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2013). (Microscale Surface Modifications for Heat Transfer Enhancement). (19) 5, pp. 9572-9578. ACS APPLIED MATERIALS & INTERFACES.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Virendra Singh, John Kizito, Daniel Rini, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2013). (Microscale Surface Modifications for Heat Transfer Enhancement). (19) 5, pp. 9572-9578. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces.
  • Hua Wang, Jianing Zou, J.L. Cortina, John Kizito (2014). (Experimental and theoretical study on temperature distribution of adding coal cinder to bottom of salt gradient solar pond). 110, pp. 756-767. Solar Energy.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2014). (High heat flux spray cooling with ammonia: Investigation of enhanced surfaces for HTC). 75, pp. 718--725. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Huseyin Bostanci, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Virendra Singh, Sudipta Seal, Louis Chow (2014). (High heat flux spray cooling with ammonia: Investigation of enhanced surfaces for HTC). 75, pp. 718-725. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • W. Wu, L.C. Chow, C.M. Wang, M. Su, J.P. Kizito (2014). (Jet impingement heat transfer using a Field’s alloy nanoparticle – HFE7100 slurry). 68, pp. 357-365. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • W Wu, LC Chow, CM Wang, M Su, John Kizito (2014). (Jet impingement heat transfer using a Field’s alloy nanoparticle--HFE7100 slurry). 68, pp. 357--365. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Monir Hossain, John Kizito (2015). (EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF THERMAL PERFORMANCE OF A FLAT LOOP HEAT PIPE). (5 (2015)) 6, Frontiers in Heat Pipes.
  • Ghazi Hallaby, John Kizito (2016). (Dynamics of Plug Formation in a Circular Cylinder Under Low Bond Number Conditions: Experiment and Simulation). (4) 28, pp. 451--458. Microgravity Science and Technology.
  • Ghazi Hallaby, John Kizito (2016). (Dynamics of Plug Formation in a Circular Cylinder Under Low Bond Number Conditions: Experiment and Simulation). (4) 28, pp. 451-458. Microgravity Science and Technology.
  • Md Hossain, John Kizito, (2016). (THERMAL ANALYSIS AND FLOW VISUALIZATION OF A FLAT LOOP HEAT PIPE). (5) 7, Frontiers in Heat Pipes.
  • W Wu, YR Lin, O Mesalhy, John Kizito, QH Leland, others (2017). (Design and Testing of a Cooling Fan for Electro-Mechanical Actuators for Aerospace Applications). (011) 2, Int J Astronaut Aeronautical Eng.
  • W Wu, YR Lin, LC Chow, E Gyasi, JP Kizito, QH Leland (2017). (Electromechanical actuator fan failure analysis and safety-critical design). (4) 32, pp. 18--25. IEEE Aerospace and Electronic Systems Magazine.
  • Hewlin, Rodward L., Jr., John Kizito (2018). (Development of an Experimental and Digital Cardiovascular Arterial Model for Transient Hemodynamic and Postural Change Studies: "A Preliminary Framework Analysis"). (1) 9, pp. 1-31. CARDIOVASCULAR ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY.
  • Osama Mesalhy, Cody Rath, Daniel Rini, John Kizito, Quinn Leland, Louis Chow (2019). (A parametric fin structure design study for cooling aerospace electro-mechanical actuators with high-speed axial fans). pp. 1--13. Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Wei Wu, YR Lin, E Gyasi, John Kizito, QH Leland, LC Chow (2019). (Design and Experiment on Aircraft Electromechanical Actuator Fan at Different Altitudes and Rotational Speeds). (1) 12, pp. 57--76. SAE International Journal of Aerospace.
  • Rodward Hewlin, Ashley Ciero, John Kizito (2019). (Development of a Two-Way Coupled Eulerian–Lagrangian Computational Magnetic Nanoparticle Targeting Model for Pulsatile Flow in a Patient-Specific Diseased Left Carotid Bifurcation Artery). (2) 10, pp. 299-313. Cardiovascular engineering and technology/Springer US.
  • Mohamed Elsayed, Osama Mesalhy, Ramy Mohammed, John Kizito, Quinn Leland, Louis Chow (2019). (Enhancement of a heat sink performance using a partial shield and/or a guide plate). 134, pp. 948--958. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Obed Abotsi, Kamal Kaddoura, John Kizito (2019). (PERFORMANCE OF A GRAVITY INDEPENDENT HEAT PIPE). Volume 17, pp. 3-10. Journal of the ECTC.
  • Jose Corona, Jr, Kamal Kaddoura, Augustine Kwarteng, Osama Mesalhy, Louis Chow, Quinn Leland, John Kizito (2020). (Comparison of Two Axial Fans for Cooling of Electromechanical Actuators at Variable Pressure). pp. 100683. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress.
  • Richard Opoku, Charles Sekyere, Solomon Ackumey, Obed Abotsi, John Kizito (2020). (Exergoeconomic analysis of staggered tube cross-flow heat recovery unit incorporated into industrial air-compressor for process water heating). 7, pp. 100055. Energy Conversion and Management: X.
  • Richard Opoku, John Kizito (2020). (Experimental investigation of heat transfer characteristics and performance of smooth and wicking surfaces in spray cooling for high heat flux applications). pp. 100119. Results in Engineering.
  • OY Abotsi, John Kizito (2020). (Heat transfer enhancement in an axially rotating pipe with twisted tape insert). (1) 8, pp. 1--8. Am. J. Mech. Eng..
  • Obed Abotsi, John Kizito (2020). (Numerical study of heat transfer augmentation in an axially rotating pipe equipped with Kenics mixer). 21, pp. 100695. Case Studies in Thermal Engineering.
  • Mohamed Elsayed, Osama Mesalhy, John Kizito, Quinn Leland, Louis Chow (2020). (Performance of a guided plate heat sink at high altitude). 147, pp. 118926. International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer.
  • Osama Mesalhy, Mohamed Elsayed, Jose Corona, Jr, Augustine Kwarteng, John Kizito, Quinn Leland, Louis Chow (2020). (Study of a high-reliability dual-fan system for cooling aerospace electromechanical actuators). pp. 100540. Thermal Science and Engineering Progress.
  • Obed Abotsi, John Kizito (2020). (Turbulent heat transfer enhancement in an axially rotating pipe fitted with kenics segment mixer). 7, pp. 100146. Results in Engineering.
  • Jose Corona, Jr, Osama Mesalhy, Louis Chow, Quinn Leland, John Kizito (2021). (The best efficiency point of an axial fan at low-pressure conditions). (3) 13, pp. 16878140211001188. Advances in Mechanical Engineering.