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CFD Engineer, Research Engineer, Thermal Engineer, Mechanical Engineer

Cleveland, Ohio, United States
August 27, 2017

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Hooman Enayati

Room ***, ASEC Hall, University of Akron, Ohio, 44325



Excellent technical knowledge in the field of CFD,

fluid flow simulation, heat and mass transfer analysis, laminar/turbulent modeling, and solid mechanics (5+ years)

Conducting 2D/3D numerical simulations of single/multiphase

flows, using RANS, LES, and laminar models

Expertise in ANSYS Meshing; dynamic and overset mesh; structured mesh generation in complicated geometries

Proficient in thermal/FEA analysis using various CFD and CAD commercial programs Education

University of Akron Ohio, USA

Ph.D. Mechanical Engineering (GPA: 3.78/4.0); Sep. 2013 { Dec. 2017

Clarkson University New York, USA

M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering (GPA: 3.85/4.0); Sep. 2011 { Aug. 2013

Azad University (Science and Research Branch) Tehran, IR M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering Sep. 2009 { May 2011

University of Zanjan Zanjan, IR

B.Sc. Mechanical Engineering Sep. 2003 { Jan. 2008 Academic/Industrial Experience

The University of Akron Ohio, USA

Graduate Research Assistant Sep. 2013 { Aug. 2017

Graduate Teaching Assistant Sep. 2017 { Dec. 2017

{ Successfully developed a new technical/numerical method to de ne the transition from laminar

ow to turbulent

ow in a laterally-heated cylindrical crystal growth reactor using ANSYS FLUENT

{ 2D/3D

ow and thermal analyses of a full crystal growth reactor including the ba e, seeds, rack along with mass transfer study with di erent porosity values in the porous medium

{ Successfully run complicated numerical geometries with up to 22 mil elements due to the presence of highly structured elements in the domain with good skewness and orthogonality

{ Publication of several conference proceedings and journal papers (based on a national science foundation (NSF) funded project); strong in task oriented assignments and technical report writing

{ Familiar with particle image velocimetry (PIV) method and MATLAB image processing

{ Teaching basic concepts in

uid mechanics and modeling to the female high school students in Summer 2014 and 2017 (K12 program)

Clarkson University New York, USA

Graduate Teaching Assistant Sep. 2011 { Aug. 2013

{ Conducting numerical simulations of density waves in the ocean using COMSOL to nd the critical angle for a bolus formation

{ Optimization of the n (rectangular plate and o set strip) thickness for the best heat transfer rate for a heat exchanger with known conditions

{ Collaboration on developing a two-phase

ow (Aluminum Electrolysis) code using MATLAB and running C++ codes on a cluster (Batch mode run - Linux)

{ Grading undergraduate students’ projects and homework (Design and Manufacturing I)

Azad University - Science and Research Branch Tehran, IR Graduate Student Sep. 2009 { May 2011

{ Thermal analysis of trapezoidal cross sectional semiconductors with the presence of electromagnetic eld

{ An in-depth study of fuel cells (PEM and SOFC); seminar presentation

Iddegostaran Sanjeshgar Tehran, IR

Engineer Jan. 2010 { Apr. 2010

{ Familiarized with the design process of heat exchangers using an in-house software

{ Exposure to the fabrication process of heat exchangers in the manufacturing plant

Tehran Oil Re ning Company Tehran, IR

Engineer May 2009 { Aug. 2009

{ Attended the initial technical training and health, safety and environment (HSE) management system

{ Completed the initial tasks to read the CAD drawings

Saipa Group Tehran, IR

Intern Jun. 2005 { Aug. 2005

{ A member of design team to update the drawings using CATIA (Automobile Industry)

{ Working on the assembly line of Citroen Xantia and made a technical report about the Resistance Spot welding

Behsazan Tehran, IR

Intern Jun. 2004 { Aug. 2004

{ A team member of Three Cone drill bit assembly line (Oil and Gas Industry)

{ Familiarized with the mechanical tests on the assembled parts Computer Applications

CFD and Analysis: ANSYS Fluent, CFX, Mechanical, Poly

ow and Icepack, COMSOL Multiphysics Abaqus, OpenFOAM

Meshing: Ansys Meshing, ICEM CFD, Gambit

Post-processing: Tecplot, CFD-post, Paraview, Data Tank

CAD: Solidworks, Creo Parametric, CATIA, AutoCAD

Programming: MATLAB, C++, Fortran, Python

General: LaTeX, Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visual Studio

Operating System: Linux, Windows


English, French, Farsi

Interests and Expertise

Research and Development (R&D), Modeling, Thermal-Fluids, Natural Convection, LED, Crystal Growth, Renewable Energy, Heat Exchangers, Boiler and Gas Turbine, Thermodynamics HVAC, Heat Transfer (conduction, convection, and radiation), Crystal Growth (GaN), Bearing

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