A. Kerem UĞUZ

Assoc. Prof.
Vice Chair
Department of Chemical Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Bebek 34342, Istanbul-TURKEY
+90 (212) 359 4617

PhD: Chemical Engineering, University of Florida, USA, 2006
MS: Chemical Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Turkey, 2001
BS: Chemical Engineering, Boğaziçi University, Turkey, 1999

2006 – 2008: Postdoctoral fellow, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Melon University, Pittsburgh, USA


Honors and Awards: 

- Excellence in Teaching Award 2017
- Ray Fahien Teaching Award, Chemical Engineering Department, University of Florida, 2004
- Alumni Fellowship, University of Florida Foundation 2001-2005

Research Interests: 
  • Microfluidics and microreaction engineering
  • Fluid dynamics and its applications
  • Microfluidics and electro-hydrodynamics instabilities
  • Interfacial instabilities
  • Spectral methods for numerical solutions of transport problems
Selected Papers: 
  • 1. Eribol, P., Kaykanat, S.İ., Ozan, S.C. and A. K. Uguz 2022 Electrohydrodynamic instability between three immiscible fluids in a microchannel: lubrication analysis Microfluidics and Nanofluidics 26(2), 1-26
  • 2. Ozan, S.C., Labrosse, G. and A. K. Uguz 2021 A Model of Synovial Fluid with a Hyaluronic Acid Source: A Numerical Challenge Fluids, 6, 152
  • 3. Kaykanat, S. I. and A. K. Uguz 2020 The linear stability between a Newtonian and a power-law fluid under a normal electric field, Journal of Non-Newtonian Fluid Mechanics 277, 104220
  • 4. Altundemir, S., Eribol, P. and A. K. Uguz 2018 Droplet formation and its mechanism in a microchannel in the presence of an electric field Fluid Dynamics Research(DOI: https://doi.org/10.1088/1873-7005/aaaeef)
  • 5. Altundemir, S., A. K. Uguz ve K.O. Ulgen, A review on wax printed microfluidic paper-based devices for international health, Biomicrofluidics, 11 (4), 2017
  • 6. Ozan, S. C. ve Uguz, A.K 2017 Nonlinear evolution of the interface between immiscible fluids in a micro channel subjected to an electric field European Physical Journal - Special Topics 226, 1207–1218, 2017
  • 7. Eribol, P., Uguz, A. K. ve Ulgen, K.O., Screening applications in drug discovery based on microfluidic technology, Biomicrofluidics, 10, 011502, 2016
  • 8. Eribol, P. ve Uguz, A.K, Experimental investigation of electrohydrodynamic instabilities in micro channels European Physical Journal - Special Topics 224, 423-432, 2015
  • 9. Alvarez, N.J. ve Uguz, A.K., The Impact of Deformable Interfaces and Poiseuille Flow on the Thermocapillary Instability of Three Immiscible Phases Confined in a Channel Physics of Fluids, 024104, 1-15, 2013
  • 10. Nurocak A. ve Uguz A.K., Effect of the Direction of the Electric Field on the Interfacial Instability between a Passive Fluid and a Viscoelastic Polymer European Physical Journal - Special Topics, 219, 99-110, 2013
  • 11. Massoudi M. ve Uguz A.K., Chemically-reacting fluids with variable transport properties Applied Mathematics and Computation, 219, 1761-1775, 2012
  • 12. Ersoy G. ve Uguz A.K., Electro-hydrodynamic instability in a microchannel between a Newtonian and a non-Newtonian liquid Fluid Dynamics Research, 44, 031406.1-031406.12, 2012
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